Mirror Reels Of FourThe Mirror reels of four are like Parallel reels of four but made up of one standard form Reel of four and one Reverse reel of four.
In Scottish Country Dancing, as with the much more common Mirror reels of three, this Figure allows the dancers to Take Nearer hands whenever they meet, thereby making the Covering much more elegant, especially in a Strathspey.
For example, here are some Scottish Country Dances in which the term, Mirror Reels Of Four, is used in either the MiniCrib or the MaxiCrib Dance instructions or both -
When Dancers Meet
Dance Video Clip Which Demonstrates Mirror Reels Of FourMirror Reels Of Four Video Clip
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