Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Inside (The Set)

In a Scottish country dance Inside (the set) is the area within the polygon formed by joining the initial Places of the dancers in an Active set, as shown shaded in the example Sets in Diagram 23 and Diagram 22.

For example, here are some Scottish Country Dances in which the term, Diagonally, is used in either the MiniCrib or the MaxiCrib Dance instructions or both -
Coats Land
Hamilton Welcome
Morland Reel
Round Reel Of Eight

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