Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Lewisian Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LEWISIAN REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Lewis N Derrick Ness House 2

1- 8 1s set, dance down for 2 steps, dance up and cast to 2nd place
9-16 1s dance diagonal R&L (RH to 1st corner to start) and end facing 4th corner (pstn)
17-24 1s dance ½ diagonal reel with 4th corners, turn LH to dance ½ diagonal reel with 3rd corners and end with LH turn to face opposite sides
25-32 1s dance RH across (1L with 2s and 1M with 3s), pass RSh to dance LH across with other couple

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

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