Turn On The Spot Halfway
In Scottish Country Dances, Turn on the spot halfway
is the commonest form of Turn on the spot
. It is an essential part of the beginning of the Figure
(in two bars), in either a Longwise
or a Circular set
from a Standing place Facing In
Turn on the spot halfway is also particularly relevant at the end of those Figures requiring the Polite turn.
For example, here is a Scottish Country Dance in which the term, Turn on the spot halfway
, is used in the MaxiCrib Dance instructions
Pines Of Pitlochry
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