Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Da Trowie Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DA TROWIE REEL (M-3x(S16+J16) 3C set Ruth Taylor Stagger Inn

Strathspey:
1- 8 1s lead down (2 bars), turn RH (2s step up 3-4); 1s+3s dance RH across. Finish 1L with 1M following facing 3L
9-16 1s dance tandem reel on 1st corner diagonal finishing facing 3L again

Jig:
17-24 1L followed by 1M dances behind 3L, up between 3s, behind 3M and across to place (3s step up 23-24). 231
25-32 All circle 6H ½ round to right (6 slip steps), pull back LSh and chase back to place.

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



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