Recorded on the 1st of April 2016

Music played by James Coutts


Christopher Blair   2 Scottish Country Dances

Strathspey   4 x 32 bars   4 Couple Repeat   4 Couple Set   Lengthwise Set

  1-2   All turn halfway by the right, retaining hold;

  3-4   1s2s 3s4s right hands across halfway;

  5-6   all turn halfway by the left, retaining hold;

  5-8   1s2s 3s4s left hands across halfway;

  9-10 all set;

11-14 all 8 hands round to the left halfway, finishing in a square set format, 4s at the top (1st place), 3M2M in 2nd place, 1L on 1M's left at the bottom (3rd place), 3L2L in 4th place;

15-16 all set;

17-20 4s1s half rights and lefts up and down, finishing in original places (of the longwise set);

21-24 3s2s half rights and lefts across, finishing in original places (of the longwise set);

25-28 all turn partners by the right;

29-32 1s lead down (nearer hands) and cast up into 4th place WHILE 2s3s4s take hands on the sides, set and step up one place, finishing 2s3s4s1s.

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