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0 00:00St Andrew's Fair J32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: Five Scottish Country Dances 1982 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off 2 (2c up) ; cross LH and cast up (2,1,3)
9–
All turn RH ½ | retain hold & set ; all chase clw to own sides (3,1,2)
17–
3c+1c+2c Circle6 and back
25–
All turn LH ½ | retain hold & set ; all chase cclw to (2,1,3)

note: 3c does not move on bars 1-8.

0 00:00Mrs MacPherson of Inveran R32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: Bon Accord Book of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c+3c Inveran Reels3 (1c crossing top and bottom)
9–
1c turn RH 1½ into 2plx facing out (2c up) ; 1c cast up round 2c and cross down to (2,1,3)
17–
G-Chain (2c cross)
25–
circle6 and back

With experienced partner

0 00:00Butterscotch and Honey S32 · 4/4L
Jean Attwood: Alexander Leaflets · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set, ½RH turn to promhold facing down ; ½ Rsh Reel3 across with 2c, 2c finish in 1plx
9–
½ Lsh Reel3 across with 3c, 3c finish in 2plx ; repeat Rsh with 4c to (2x,3x,4x,1x)
17–
1c leading, all cast up outside sidelines to the top, cross Lsh to P and dance down on own sidelines (2,3,4,1)
25–
All set and turn partners BH ; 2c+3c & 4c+1c Circle4 L.

0 00:00Catch the Wind R32 · 3/4L
Romaine Butterfield: RSCDS XLV 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; ½Fig8 up (2,1x,3)
9–
1c set twice, on [11-12] 1W swivels R to face out ; 1W (1M following) casts R round 2M and down middle to finish 1W between 3c facing 3M, and 1M between 2c facing 2M.
17–
1M+2c & 1W+3c Rsh reels3 across
25–
1W (1M following) casts R round 3M and cross to 2pl ; 1c turn RH (2,1,3)

The original tune is a hornpipe

0 00:00The Black Mountain Reel R32 · 5/5L
Derek Haynes: Carnforth Collection of SC Dances 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c & 3c cross RH | cast off (2c+4c up) ; ½ Fig8 up and face 1cnr
9–
Turn CPCP (1c & 3c turn 1cnr RH, P LH, 2cnr RH, P LH), finish facing 1cnr
17–
1c & 3c Reels4 with 1cnrs, at the end pass P Lsh.
25–
1W+2c (top), 1M+4c+3W (middle) and 3M+5c (bottom) RHA ; 1c & 3c turn LH and cast off (4c+5c up). (to: 2,4,1,5,3)

With experienced partner

0 00:00The Duke of Atholl's Reel J32 · 2/4L
Skillern: RSCDS XVI 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c set, ½ RHA ; set, ½ LHA
9–
1M+2W set advancing, turn RH ; 1W+2M repeat
17–
1c cross RH, cast off (2c up) ; ½ Fig8 up round 2c
25–
2c+1c R&L.

0 00:00Johnnie Walker M128 · 4S
Norman & Helen Robson: The Whisky Collection · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Strathspey

1–
Circle8 and back
9–
Set to and turn corners RH ; set to and turn P LH
17–
1c+3c advance & meet opposite person {1}, lead out between side couple, cross and dance to opposite place ; turn P 1½ RH (3,2,1,4)
25–
2c+4c repeat (to 3,4,1,2)
33–
All W Petronella Turn into next W place to the R | All set ; repeat to W in original places
41–
All M repeat Petronella Turns and setting back to original places
49–
G-Chain (one step per hand)
57–
Promenade (Allemande hold) cclw round the set, to places

Jig

65-128
Repeat all, end with women in the centre facing P for bow/curtsey.

0 00:00The Lochalsh Reel R40 · 3/4L
Pat Burnett: The Skye Collection Vol 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH | cast off ; cross LH and cast off to face up between 3c in promhold, M on the R
9–
Lsh Reel3 across with 3c, 1c finish between 3c facing up and split
17–
Mirror Reels3 on opposite sides, 1c finish between 3c NHJ
25–
1c dance to top | split and turn 2c easy hand ; cross down between 3c and cast up into
33–
Teapots R and L (RHA with end couples ; pass Rsh into LHA) (to 2,1,3)

With experienced partner

0 00:00The Belle of Bon Accord S32 · 4/4L
John Drewry: Deeside Book Part 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1M cross, cast off round 2W to finish in the middle facing up while{4} 1W crosses between 2M and 3M, casts up to the middle facing down while{4} 3c do the same round 4c (2c & 4c step up ½ place) ; 1c+2c & 3c+4c RHA
9–
1c+3c Reel4 in the centre of the dance
17–
1c+3c turn ¾ RH to finish facing up NHJ while{2} 2c & 4c dance up ½ place on the sides and in to face down NHJ. All set ; 2c+1c & 4c+3c circle4 L (to sidelines 2,1x,4,3x)
25–
1c/3c lead up & cross between 2c/4c and cast off one ; 1c+3c turn BH, opening to face down | 1c dance to 4pl while{2} 3c cast up to 2pl. (2,3,4,1)

0 00:00Best Set in the Hall J32 · 3/4L
Helen Greenwood: RSCDS XLVI 7 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | 1W (1M follows) casts off 2, crosses, W dances up behind M line, and M dances up the middle, 1c face 1cnr (2c up)
9–
1c set to 1cnr | 1c cast Rsh round each other to 3cnr position while{2} 1cnrs dance into centre, and swivel R to face own cnr ; repeat, 1cnrs finishing in exchanged places, and 1c facing 2cnr
17–
Repeat with 2cnrs (3x,1x,2x)
25–
All chase clw ½ round ; all turn RH. (2,1,3)

To: Auckland Region President, Campbell MacKay, nov. 2003

Experienced dancers only, who already know the dance.

0 00:00City of Belfast S32 · 3/3L
Lucy Mulholland: RSCDS XLVIII 6 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c ½ Fig8 round 2c ; 1c turn 2c EH 1¼ into line across, 1c in the middle
9–
1c+2c Reel4, finish 2c in 1pl and 1c (last pass is Lsh) facing 1cnr
17–
1c set to 1cnr | set to 2cnr, dancing R into sideline (2,1x,3) ; All set | 1c cross RH
25–
1c+3c Espagnole (2,3,1)

Espagnole: both W lead RHJ to M side, cross and cast back to exchanged places while Men cross to W side, lead RHJ back to M side crossing to exchanged places ; all turn P EH (2,1)

With experienced partner

0 00:00Mairi's Wedding R40 · 3/4L
James B Cosh: Twenty Two SCD · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH | cast (2c up) ; turn LH to face 1cnrs
9–
1c ½Reel4 with 1cnrs (pass P Lsh) ; Repeat with 2cnrs
17–
Repeat with 3cnrs (1cnr person) ; Repeat with 4cnrs (2cnr person)
25–
1W+2c & 1M+3c Reels3 across, Lsh to 1cnr
33–
2c+1c+3c circle6 and back

Note: Cosh explicitly tells 1c to pass Lsh in [9-24]; however the Rsh pass is quite common, and nicknamed »Mairi's Divorce«.

With experienced partner

0 00:00Shiftin' Bobbins R32 · 3/4L
Roy Clowes: Ormskirk Scottish Dances - Memorial Edition · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross down RH (2c up) to 2plx in DTr position with corners | set as DTr ; cast up, meet and dance down to 2pl in middle
9–
2M+1W+3M RHA, while{4} 2W+1M+3W LHA ; 1c followed by 2c+3c dance down the middle
17–
3c+2c+1c dance up the middle, 3c casting to 3pl, flowing into ; 1W+2M+3M LHA, while{4} 1M+2W+3W RHA
25–
1c dance to top, cast off one ; ½ Fig8 up round 2c.

With experienced partner

0 00:00The Byron Strathspey S32 · 3/3L
John Drewry: Deeside Book Part 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c+3c Petronella Turn into midline, set ; all turn P BH 1¼ to (1,2,3)
9–
“Teapots”: 1c+2W & 2M+3c RHA ; 1c+2M & 2W+3c LHA , to (1,2,3) with 1c facing out and 2c facing up in promhold
17–
2c (promhold) +1W+1M Reel3 across (Rsh to 1W), at end all dance in for
25–
2c+1c+3c Allemande (to 3,1,2).

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