Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary
A Quick turn
uses the Quick turn grip
; it is essential when Time
In less formal Scottish country dancing situations, Elbow grip or the Birl hold are equally appropriate.
For example, here are some Scottish Country Dances in which the term, Quick turn
, is used in either the MiniCrib or the MaxiCrib Dance instructions
or both -
Hand In Hand
White Heather Jig
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