Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Montrose Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MONTROSE REEL (J4x40) 4C set J Adam Lifeboat Dances

1- 8 1s+2s on sides, 2s+3s set on sides, 1s+2s+3s set advancing to partners into prom hold facing up
9-16 1s+2s+3s Promenade
17-24 1s cross RH, cast to bottom of set, pass RSh and cast back to places
25-32 1s+2s+3s set turning to face down while 4s set turning to face up, 4s change places RH with 3s, LH with 2s and RH with 1s
33-40 All circle 8H round and back

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

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Montrose is a coastal resort town and former royal burgh in Angus, Scotland.
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