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Caedmon Capers Author: Eddie Upton
Formation: Set dance, 6 couples
6 couples in two sets of 3, like this:
|M1 W1||M2 W2|
|M3 W3||M4 W4|
|M5 W5||M5 W5|
Left-hand 'set' promenades all the way round the right-hand 'set'A2:
Right-hand set promenades round left hand setB1:
All face partner, balance twice, do-si-doB2:
Reels of 4 (1s with 2s, 3s with 4s, 5s with 6s)C1 and 2:
1s and 2s start dip-and-dive, working in opposite directions, as follows:
1s go under 2s, then over 4s, under 6s, over 2s, and make an arch in 5th place; 2s go opposite way, over 1s, under 3's etc. ending with arch in 6th place.
Other couples cast out, as a couple, as soon as they have been dipped or dived, and then come up through the arch at the bottom.
Music: 48-bar jigs