Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Rolverdon Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ROLVERDON REEL (R6x32) 2C (3C set) Bardill/Prince

1- 8 1L+2M set and cast clockwise to change places, 1s+2s dance RH across ½ way and 1L+2M turn RH back to original places
9-16 2L+1M set and cast anticlockwise to change places, 1s+2s dance LH across ½ way and 1L+2M set advancing turning right about to sides as 2L+1M turn LH to face partners
17-24 1s+2s dance reel of 4 across ending with 1L+2M dancing clockwise into middle as 1M+2L on bar 23 turn LH 1¼ times to face partner for...
25-32 1s+2s dance reel of 4 up/down middle and 1L+2M dance on clockwise to own sides as 1M+2L on bar 31 turn LH to own sides. 21

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



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