Dance The Saltire Medley 9088

Medley · 96 bars (S48+R48) · 4w+2m · Other   (Progression: OnceOnly)

Devised by
Derek Haynes
  • Skip-Change, Strathspey travel
Published in
Extra info
Starting position: as in DTr ...

Starting position: as in DTr, four women as corners, two men facing up/down in the middle, no hands.

The Saltire Medley Jim Lindsay and his Band Reel of the Puffins CD 11 M962:28 49.3 [S] The Centenary Jewel/Sandy's New Chanter

The Saltire Medley 4w+2m · M96

Square Set with 4 Ladies at corners & 2 Men BtoB in centre, one facing up and other facing down


Men turn 1st corners RH, pass RSh, turn 3rd corner LH & pass LSh to face own 2nd corner
Men turn 2nd corners RH, pass RSh, turn 4th corner LH & dance LSh round each other to face 3rd corners (Hazel Tree Corners)
Men change places RH with 3rd crnrs, 3rd crnrs turn LH in centre & return to places giving RH to Men who turn LH in centre to face 4th crnrs
Men repeat with 4th corners & end facing 1st corners (Corner Chain)
Men 1/2 diagonal Reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass LSh & dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 2nd corners
Men 1/2 diagonal Reel with 3rd corners then with 4th corners & end facing 1st corners (Mairi's Wedding reels)


As Bars 1-32 above
Ladies dance double diag reels of 4 twice (giving LH in centre) as Men dance 1/2 reels with 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th corners & passing LSh in centre

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John Aitken
Added on: May 8, 2016, 11:16 a.m.
Quality: Good

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The Sunday Class Dance on RadioGH - 2021-05-02 2021-05-02 Amanda Peart May 2, 2021, 10:55 a.m.
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