Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

William's Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

WILLIAM'S STRATHSPEY (S4x40) 4C set John Wood Nova Scotia Collection 2017

1- 8 1s turn RH, cast (2s step up); 1s turn 1½ LH to face 1st corners
9-16 1s set to and turn 1st corners 2H; set to and turn 2nd corners 2H to end in 2nd place opposite sides facing 1st corner
17-24 1s dance Fig of 8 round 1st and 2nd corners (LSh to 1st corner to start)
25-32 1s+3s set, 1s cross down to 3rd place own side while 3s cast up to 2nd place; 2s+3s also 1s+4s dance RH across
33-40 1s+4s dance the Knot. 2341

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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