The Belle of Bon Accord

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Dance details

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Name: The Belle of Bon Accord Type: strathspey Times & Bars: 4X32
Set: 4 Couple Longwise Minimum couples required 4
Devised by: John Drewry Year[1]
Published in: Deeside II
Music:

Dance instructions

1 - 8 1st lady & 3rd lady cross down one place & cast up on opposite side to centre as 1st man & 3rd man dance across & cast down to centre, 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance right hands across
9 - 16 1s & 3s dance reel of four up & down centre of dance
17 - 24 1s & 3s three-quarters turn right hand & face up while 2s & 4s dance up on sides & turn in to face down, all set & circle four hands round to left & end on sides
25 - 32 1s & 3s lead up, cross over, cast down one place & turn two hands, 1s lead down to fourth place while 3s cast up on own sides to second place

Notes

References

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