CantiLena

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Name: CantiLena Type: Jig Times & Bars: 8 X 32
Set: 4 Couple Longwise Minimum couples required 3
Devised by: Ruth Barnes Year[1] 2008
Published in: Online (ScottishDancing.info)
Music:


Dance instructions

1 - 8 1s cross right hand, cast to 2nd place. 1st lady dances a ½ figure of eight around the 3s while 1st man dances a ½ figure of eight around the 2s.
9 - 16 2nd, 1st & 3rd ladies dance a petronella turn and set in the middle of the dance facing down.

Ladies stand still while men dance a petronella turn to face partners.

All set with the ladies advancing and turning to finish on their partners right hand side facing up.

17 - 24 All promenade but finish in the middle of the dance.
25 - 32 All dance reels of 3 on the sides, to start 2s cast out and down, 1s continue to dance up and then cast out, 3s dance out and up.

Notes

References

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