Ebba Reel

Medley. 16 bars Strathspey and 16 bars Jig for two men and three ladies.

Tune: Strathspey - Willie Shaw, Jig - Midlothian Pipe Band.

Lead on and stand in a line facing top.

Diagram for Ebba Reel

Strathspey

1-4 1 and 2, 4 and 5, giving crossed hands promenade clockwise, about the centre lady 3, to change places, while 3 dances a highland step, now at Diag. 2.

5-8 3 gives right shoulder to 2 to start a half reel of 3, while 1 and 5 face in and dance highland schottische.

9-16 Repeat bars 1-8 home.
All face middle lady who faces the top.

Diagram for Ebba Reel

Reel

1-4 Men 2 and 4 dance petronella and set now at Diag. 3.

5-6 3 sets to 5 advancing and they give crossed hands right over left.

7-8 3 and 5 change places turning clockwise, 5 turns under arm and faces 1.

9-12 1 and 5 repeat bars 5-8. Meanwhile on bars 5-12 men dance a highland step.

13-16 Men petronella to opposite side (from start) and set finishing ready to start strathspey, again. Diag. 4.

The Green Lochan - Roy Clowes.