Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Parallel Reels Of Four

The Parallel reels of four term implies parallelism of the axes, which are normally the Side lines of a Longwise set, and also parallelism of the Scottish Country Dancers movements (see Covering in Timing).
For example, here are some Scottish Country Dances in which the term, Parallel Reels Of Four, is used in either the MiniCrib or the MaxiCrib Dance instructions or both -
Culla Bay

Dance Video Clip Which Demonstrates Parallel Reels Of Four

Parallel Reels Of Four Video Clip

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