1-8 1s turn RH, cast off (2s up), turn LH; 9-16 2s turn RH, cast off (1s up), turn LH; 17-24 1s cross RH, cast off (2s up), turn RH 11/2 times; 25-32 circle 6 hands around
1-8 1s,2s,3s set, cross RH, set cross RH; 9-16 chase - 1M followed by P behind 2M, x up bet 2s, cast off behind 2W, to 2nd pl own sides facing mens side (2s up 7&8); 17-24 RHA with 3s, LHA w/ 2s; 25-32 circle 6 hands round and back
The original tune is a hornpipe
1- 8 1s+2s +3s dance turn partner by the right hand. 1s+2s+3s turn partner by the left hand. 9-16 1s slip down the middle and up& end facing down, nearer hands joined 17-20 1M turns 2M by the right 1&1/2 times to change places while 1W turns 2W by the left 1&1/2 times (1S dance in) 21-24 1M turns 3M by the left 1&1/2 times to change places while 1W turns 3W by the right 1&1/2 times (1S dance out) 25-32 2s +3s+1s circle 6H round and back
Note: The dry white sands on the north-west side of the Isle of Eigg are said to produce a musical sound when walked upon.
this follows the original instructions. Those who find the time short for crossing on [31-32] can try an easier choreography, also flowing better into 2nd turn, as follows: