Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Deep Pool Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DEEP POOL REEL (R96) 4C set Rob Sargent Ruthven Collection

1- 8 All set twice and turn RH into square formation
9-16 Men dance LH across twice round while Ladies dance clockwise for 4 bars and back
17-24 Ladies dance LH across twice round while Men dance clockwise and back
25-32 All Promenade anticlockwise for 4 bars and back
33-40 All circle to left and back
41-48 Ladies dance RH across twice round while Men dance anticlockwise and back
49-56 Men dance RH across twice round while Ladies dance anticlockwise and back
57-64 All Promenade clockwise for 4 bars and back
65-72 All circle to right and back
73-80 All set twice and turn RH (4 bars)
81-96 All dance Grand Chain (1 bar RH and 2 bars LH) and turn RH (4 bars) into longwise formation

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)



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