Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Reel Of Four Diamonds

Scottish Country Dance Instruction


1- 8 1s and 4s cross RH, cast in 1 place and dance RH across once round in middle (1s end facing up and 2s down) as 2s and 3s set and cross over
9-16 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s own side as 4s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 3s All set, 2s and 3s cross LH as 1s+4s change place LH on sides
17-24 2s+4s+1s+3s dance full reel of 4 on sides
25-32 All circle 8H round and back. 2413

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

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