Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Rosedale Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE ROSEDALE REEL (R8x40) 3C (4C set) R Morton Smith Centennial Collection

1- 8 1s set, cast (2s step up 3-4); 1s set advancing and turn RH to face 1st corners
9-16 1s dance RSh reels of 4 with 1st corners, 1st turn RH to face 2nd corners
17-24 1s dance LSh reels of 4 with 2nd corners ending in the centre facing each other.
25-28 1s set, 1s turn RH
29-36 1s dance RSh reels of 3 with 2s and 3s on opposite sides
37-40 1s dance RH across (Lady with 2s and Man with 3s)

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

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