Miss Jane Muirhead of Dunsmuir

A 32 Bar Strathspey for Three Couples

Bars 1 - 8

1st couple dance in and up, taking nearer hands briefly, and cast into second place in four bars. 2nd couple step up on bars 3 - 4. 1st couple dance a half figure of eight up through the 2nd couple.

Bars 9 - 12

2nd, 1st, and 3rd couples set and cross with right hands.

Bars 13 - 16

2nd and 3rd couples set and cross with right hands back to place. Meanwhile 1st couple set and turn with right hands a little more than halfway and pull back right shoulders to finish facing first corners.

Bars 17 - 24

1st couple turn first corners with both hands, pass right shoulders, turn second corners with both hands, and pass right shoulders to finish in second place.

Bars 25 - 32

2nd, 1st, and 3rd couples circle six hands round and back.

  Repeat, having passed a couple.
Devised by Thomas Winter, July 2000

 


Copyright © 2000 by Thomas Winter. All rights reserved. Permission is granted for verbatim reproduction and non-profit distribution of this leaflet provided that this notice remains intact.