32 bar strathspey for four couples in a square set.
For Gillian Taylor.
|1-4||Face partners and set, then dance a petronella turn to finish with the ladies back to back in the middle, the men facing them.|
|5-12||Dance double reels of four, giving left hands across in passing in the middle, eight bars.|
|13-16||Give right hands to partners and turn to original places facing in.|
|17-20||Set and link with partners.|
|21-24||Set and link with corners, men do not curl round but remain facing anti-clockwise round the set.|
|25-28||First and third couples together, second and fourth couples together dance half ladies chains, ladies give right hands across in passing.|
|29-32||Pass partner left shoulder, next person right shoulder etc. to meet partner again on the opposite side (do not give hands) .|
Finish in 4,1,2,3 order, facing partners ready to start again
Suggested recorded music : The Dundee Whaler, Andrew Rankine on Selected Scottish Country Dances Vol 1.Return to home page