Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Cumberland Jig Video

See The Cumberland Jig Dance Instruction Page

The Cumberland Jig - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video
Performance Of The Cumberland Jig - Dallas Highland Dancers, Scottish Clans Of North Texas Burns' Night, 2011.

Video Notes
Although billed as Cumberland Reel, the phrasing is as in The Cumberland Jig but there are other differences:
  skip change is used here for bars 9-16;
  all clap for bars 29-32; and
  the only male is dancing as first lady.

See The Cumberland Jig Dance Instruction Page


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