Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Whitesands Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE WHITESANDS JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Jackie Johnstone Loreburn Book 2

1- 8 1L+2M change places RH and set while partners set and change places RH, 1s+3s dance ½ R&L
9-16 1s lead to top, Cross&Cast to 2nd place, 2s+1s+3s set, 1s dance in and turn about to face opposite sides in double triangle position while 2s and 3s cross to own sides
17-24 1s dance Double Triangles and end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance 6 bar reels of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 1st corners to start and 1s cross to own side on bars 31-32

(MINICRIB. Dance crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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