Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

YSOBEL (S8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Bankhead Book 5

1- 8 1s+2s petronella turn and set, ¾ turn RH into ½ RH across
9-16 1s dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides crossing RH to dance down between 3s (2s in and Up) 1s end facing 2nd corners
17-24 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 2nd corners, pass LSh round each other to ½ reel with 1st corner and passing LSh 1M faces 3s (at top) 1L faces 2s
25-32 3s+1s+2s set and 3s+1M also 1L+2s circle 3H round to left, 1M leads 3s down Ladies' side while 1L leads 2s up Men's side and circle 6H round ½ way

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society (RSCDS), was founded in 1923 as the Scottish Country Dance Society by Jean Milligan and Ysobel Stewart of Fasnacloich.

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