Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

McLaughlin's Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MCLAUGHLIN'S REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Bill Zobel Whiteadder Collection

1- 8 1s lead down, cross below 3s, cast up and dance up behind opposite sides to 1st place and ½ 2H (pas-de-basque) as 2s step in ready for...
9-16 1s+2s dance Poussette. Bars 15-16 1s end with extra ¼ turn to end BtoB, 1M facing up, 1L facing down
17-24 1s dance RSh round 2nd corners and turn 1½ RH to 2nd place own sides while 2s+3s set, cross RH, set, cross back RH
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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