Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Quincentenary Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

QUINCENTENARY REEL (R4x32) 4C set John Drewry Quincentenary SCDs

1- 8 1s+2s set, ½ turn on sides and dance RH across all the way round
9-16 1s+2s dance ½ R&L and chase clockwise back to new places while 3s+4s dance full R&L and turn last person to end 2143
17-24 1s+4s+3s dance reel of 3 on sides (1s pass 4s RSh) ending with 1s and 4s changing places RH to end 2413
25-32 All circle 8H round and back

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

Quincentenary means a five-hundredth anniversary.

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