Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Dunblane Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE DUNBLANE REEL (R4x32) 4C set Jean Rhodes Snowdon Book 1

1- 8 1s and 4s set and cast in 1 place (2s and 3s step down/up bars 3-4); 1s+4s dance 4 bars of Espagnole. 2413
9-16 2s and 3s set, cast in 1 place (4s and 1s step down/up bars 11-12); 2s+3s dance ½ RH across and all 4 couples set. 4(3)(2)1
17-24 4s+3s also 2s+1s dance ½ R&L; 4s+1s dance ½ R&L. 3142
25-32 RSh reels of 4 on sides

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


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Dunblane is a small cathedral city and former burgh north of Stirling in the Stirling council area of Scotland.

Its main landmark is Dunblane Cathedral and the Allan Water which runs through the town centre, with the Cathedral and the High Street on the east side.

Dunblane Image
Dunblane From The Bridge Over Allan Water - Dunblane Cathedral In The Distance


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