Dance The Orkney Reel 12538

Reel · 96 bars · 4 couples · Square   (Progression: OnceOnly)

Devised by
Jessie Stuart (2005)
Intensity
8888 8888 8888 8888 8888 8888 8888 8888 8888 8080 0808 8888 = 91% (1 turn), 92% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Recommended Music

The Orkney Reel 4S · R96

1–
All change places with P RH and join LH with next person | set in circle ; repeat, to places, all W facing out
9-24
Full Schiehallion Reels, to places, W facing out
25–
All M ½LHA while{2} all W chase 1 place clw | join RH in wheel and set ; repeat [25-26] | Turn ½ RH to bring W to centre
33–
repeat [25-32] (to 3,4,1,2)
41–
repeat [25-32]
49–
repeat [25-32], but M finish BtoB in centre, facing P
57–
All set | All M set moving one place R while{2} all W petronella turn to next place on R ; repeat
65–
All turn P RH ; Promenade cclw, guiding P to own place with LH
73–
1c+3c L-Chain
81–
2c+4c L-Chain
89–
Circle8 and back

The Orkney Reel 4S · R96

1-8
All change places with partner RH & set (Men facing out), all change places with partner RH & set (Ladies facing out)
9-24
All dance full Schiehallion Reels
25-28
Men dance LH across 1/2 way while Ladies chase clockwise 1 place to join RH with next Man & Balance in a wheel formation
29-32
Men dance LH across 1/2 way while Ladies chase clockwise 1 place to join RH with next Man & change places RH
33-40
Repeat bars 25-32 with Ladies in centre & change places RH
41-56
Repeat bars 25-40 ending with Men BtoB facing own partner
57-60
All set & Men set turning to right 1 place clockwise while Ladies petronella turn to next place anticlockwise
61-64
Repeat to end facing partner opposite side
65-72
All turn RH (4 bars) to face anticlockwise in prom hold, all Promenade back to places
73-80
1s+3s dance Ladies Chain
81-88
2s+4s dance Ladies Chain
89-96
All circle 8H round & back

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 3. Mai 2016 (F) 2016-05-03 Anselm Lingnau April 26, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 7. März 2016 (DA) 2016-03-07 OnYourToes Darmstadt Jan. 31, 2016, 6:33 p.m.
Darmstadt_2016_02_22 2016-02-22 OnYourToes Darmstadt Feb. 21, 2016, 9:08 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 10.10.2013 2013-10-10 Zoltán Gräff Oct. 11, 2013, 11:44 a.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2014-11-24 2014-11-24 Cord Walter Nov. 24, 2014, 9:58 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2014-12-01 2014-12-01 Cord Walter Dec. 1, 2014, 10:52 p.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 8. April 2016 (MZ) 2016-04-08 Narhalla Dancers March 28, 2016, 6:31 p.m.
FSCDC 1 March 2016 2016-03-01 Anselm Lingnau May 31, 2016, 11:23 p.m.
15 06 21 Brighton RSCDS 2015-06-21 Chris Pratt May 15, 2015, 10:28 p.m.
Ericht with Nicol McLaren 2016-05-13 May 12, 2016, 10:42 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2014 Cord Walter Sept. 22, 2014, 10:27 p.m.
000 Budapest / will teach sometime 2017-12-31 Zoltán Gräff May 19, 2017, 1:05 p.m.
SF Hildesheim 4 Paare Cord Walter Oct. 19, 2015, 11:32 p.m.
Rhein-Main Mini Social: Dances Anselm Lingnau Feb. 19, 2017, 11:45 a.m.

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