Alyth Burn

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Dance details

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Name: Alyth Burn Type: Jig Times & Bars: 4 X 48
Set: 4 Couple Longwise Minimum couples required 3
Devised by: Miss W. R. Webster Year[1]
Published in: RSCDS Book 22

The Pocket Edition - Scottish Country Dance Book XXII & Book of Graded Scottish Country Dances

Music:

Dance instructions

1 - 8 1s, 2s & 3s promenade
9 - 16 1s & 2s dance 4 hands across for 6 bars. 1s cast off 1 place while 2s dance up to 1st place.
17 - 24 2s, 1s & 3s dance 6 hands round and back. 1s finish facing 1st corners.
25 - 32 1s set to 1st corners, turn 1st corners right hand and balance in line

1s turn each other left hand to finish facing 2nd corners

33 - 40 1s set to 2nd corners, turn 2nd corners right hand and balance in line

1s turn each other left hand to face 1st corners.

41 - 48 Reels of 3, 1s giving left shoulder to 1st corner to start.

1s cross to 2nd place on own side.

Notes

  1. Year denotes the year in which the dance was devised or first published