Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

A Kiss For Nothing Video

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A Kiss For Nothing - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video.
Performance Of A Kiss For Nothing - The Graziani Family, Bologna, 2020.


A Kiss For Nothing - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video.
Performance Of A Kiss For Nothing (One Couple Version) - The Graziani Family, Bologna, 2020.

Video Notes
The first repeat is danced as for 1st couple with the following modifications:

  1-16 Setting facing on the diagonal and facing on the sides is replaced by setting to partner, throughout.

29-32 4 hands round halfway is replaced by turn partner with both hands halfway using skip change.

The second repeat is danced as for 2nd couple with the same modifications and the following addition:

17-24 Danced here as 1st couple but started from 2nd place; as a more formal educational exercise which requires more awareness of the music when ghosts replace 1st couple, stand for 8 bars.


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