Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Miss Jarvis's Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MISS JARVIS'S REEL (R4x40) 4C set Stirlingshire Branch

1- 8 1s cross RH and cast 1 place, 1L dances LH across with 2s while 1M dances LH across with 3s. 2(1)34
9-16 1s cross RH and cast to 3rd place, 1L dances LH across with 3s while 1M dances LH across with 4s. 2314
17-24 1s set and lead up to top and cast to 4th place, 3s and 1s dance in to face 2s/4s in line across
25-32 2s+3s and 4s+1s dance full reels of 4 across (2L+3M and 4L+1M pass LSh to start) 2341
33-40 All set twice, all turn RH

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



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