Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Village Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

VILLAGE REEL (S8x32) 2C (4C set) William Campbell RSCDS Book 20

1- 8 1s+2s dance Diamond Poussette
9-16 1s in prom hold dance a Fig of 8 round the 2s passing 2L RSh
17-24 1s lead down the middle and back
25-32 1s+2s dance Allemande

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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Village Reel - Scottish Country Dancing Instruction Video
Dancing Peasants Painting Image
"Village Scene With Dancing Peasants Outside An Inn" Adriaen van Ostade (1610–1685), Oil On Oak Panel c. 1660

Image Copyright Adriaen van Ostade [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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