Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Third Position Video Clip

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Third Position Demonstration - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video

Video Notes
This shows third ground and aerial positions as used in Scottish step dancing.

Filmed under the supervision of and with commentary by Helen Russell, RSCDS examiner and editor of the two-volume St. Andrew's Collection of Step Dances.
The positions are demonstrated by the Scottish step dance teachers, Sergey Alferov (fellow UKA) and Valentina Senko (associate UKA), of the Shady Glen Dance School, Moscow, Russia.



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Third Position Demonstration - YouTube Scottish Country Dancing Video
Taken from 'The Five Basic Positions Of Highland Dance' Video.

Video Notes
Third position as used in Scottish Country Dancing.
Note that Highland arm positions are rarely used in Scottish Country Dancing.

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