Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Dandies Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE DANDIES REEL (J4x32) 4C set Peter J Clark Corberry Collection 2

1- 8 1s and 4s cross RH, cast down/up (2s and 3s step up/down). 1s+4s cross LH with partner and 1s+4s change places RH on sides, face in diagonally
9-16 1s+4s dance Petronella turn and set twice. 2(1)(4)3
17-20 1L+2L also 3L+4L change places RH then 1M+2M also 3M+4M change places RH
21-24 2s+3s cross RH with partners. All 4 couples set advancing to meet partner. (1)(2)(3)(4)
25-32 All dance Poussette, 1s to 4th place, 2s+3s+4s moving up 1 place. 2341

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

Back to the top of this Scottish Country Dancing Instructions 'The Dandies Reel' page