Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Turn By The Right

To Turn by the right, two Scottish Country Dancers Take Right hands and proceed round each other in the natural direction (clockwise), Finishing in their Starting Positions unless the amount of Turn requires otherwise.
For example, here are some Scottish Country Dances in which the term, Turn By The Right, is used in either the MiniCrib or the MaxiCrib Dance instructions or both -
Burns Night
Captain White
Dance For Joy
Dance For Maisondieu
Dancing Bells
Holden Lane
Kiss Under The Stairs
Marmalade Sandwich
May You Be Dancing On Air
Miss Hadden's Reel

Dance Video Clip Which Demonstrates Turn By The Right

Turn By The Right Video Clip

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Additional search terms: Turn RH (MiniCrib).