Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Tallahassee Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE TALLAHASSEE REEL (R4x48) 4C set Suzanne Lajoie Nova Scotia Collection 2017

1- 8 1s dance down, out below 2s, behind 3s, down between 4s and cast up round 4s, dance up between 3s and behind 2s back to 1st place
9-16 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance reels of 4 across (1L/3L cast down, 2M/4M cast up, 1M+2L and 3M+4L pass LSh to start)
17-24 1s take prom hold and dance reel of 3 across with 2s (RSh to 2M). 1s end in centre 2nd place 2H joined, 3s step in ready for...
25-32 1s+3s dance Poussette
33-40 1s take prom hold and dance reel of 3 across with 4s (RSh to 4M). 1s end in 4th place own side
41-48 2s+3s+4s+1s circle 8H round and back

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


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