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Round the Room

0 00:00Festival Interceltique R40 · anyC
Ian Brockbank: Magazine Dances 2005-2009 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All Circle and back
9–
All W dance cclw round P keeping NHJ raised above heads ; All M repeat clw
17–
All C advance to centre and retire ; repeat
25–
All turn P RH ; All turn cnr LH, into promhold, M on L
33–
All new couples promenade freely through the room to reform circles of any size

This »mixer« dance works for any number of couples per circle

Festival Interceltique (R4x(32+8)) - Lindsay Weir and her Scottish Dance Band (4 Dances for 2008)

Auswahl Hannover

0 00:00Cutty Sark R32 · 3/4L
Hugh Foss: Rose Collection of Scottish Dances · Crib: E-cribs

1-
1c petronella | set (2c up) ; petronella | turn R about & cast round 1cnr tapping them on RSh
9-
1c pass LSh | cast round 2cnrs tapping them on RSh while{4} 1cnrs follow 1c & start turning LH ; 1c pass LSh & 1M dances down, 1W up & start dancing R round cnrs while{4} 1cnrs complete LH turn | stand while{4} 2cnr turn R about, follow 1c & turn LH to centre 2W facing up, 3M down
17-
Corners petronella | set ; petronella | turn R about while{8} 1c chase ¼ clw | change pl diagonally RSh ; chase clw to 2pl
25-
All Circle6 L to (2x,1,3x) ; 1c turn RH while{4} 2c & 3c cross RH | stand (2,1,3)

Cutty Sark (J8x32) - The Craigowl Scottish Dance Band (RSCDS Book 40)

0 00:00The Saint John River S32 · 4/4L
Prudence Edwards: Collins Pocket Reference: Scottish Country Dancing · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1W (1M following) cast off 1 place, cross to M side, cast off 1 pl, cross to W side, cast off 1 pl, cross to below 4M place opposite side (the meandering brook)
9–
1c dance (NHJ) up under arch by 4c {2}, 1½ BH turn {4}, dance up under arch by 2c to own places {2} (bridges and pools)
17–
1c lead down the middle, as 2c+3c+4c dance up the sides and follow ; 4C casts from the top as the others lead up and cast, 1c casting too (1,2,3,4) (inverting waterfalls on the tidal lower river).
25–
1c+2c+3c+4c dance BtoB ; 1M+2M & 1W+2W turn RH ½ {1}, 1M+3M & 1W+3W turn LH ½ {1}, 1M+4M & 1W+4W turn RH ½ {2} (river meets the sea)

Saint John River (S4x32) - The Music Makars (Catch the Wind)

0 00:00Craigleith R88 · 4S
Roy Goldring: A Third Book of Graded Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+3c R&L
9–
1c+3c L-Chain
17–
2c+4c R&L
25–
2c+4c L-Chain
33–
All W A&R, RHA, finish facing out
41–
All W Chase clw round set (cast behind P to begin)
49–
All M A&R, LHA, , finish facing out
57–
All M Chase cclw round set (cast behind P to begin)
65–
1c+3c Promenade cclw round inside of set to own place, set facing in
73–
2c+4c Promenade clw round inside of set to own place, set facing in
81–
All circle8 and back

Craigleith (R1x88) - George Meikle & Gordon Simpson (Music for a Third Book of Graded Scottish Country Dances)

0 00:00Kiss under the Stairs J32 · 3/4L
Miss Milligan's Miscellany of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set, cast (2c up) ; 1c+3c circle4 L
9–
1c set and cast up (2c down) ; 1c+2c circle4 L
17–
1c lead down | up ; cast off (2c up) | turn RH and face down RHJ
25–
1c lead between 3c, cast up to 2pl ; 2c+1c+3c turn RH

Note: Changed by Miss Millligan; in »99 more SCD« the circle on[13-16] was to the R

Kiss Under the Stairs (J8x32) - Muriel Johnstone's Scottish Dance Band (Dance Through the Miscellanies - Part 2)

0 00:00Touch Me Not J32 · 4/4L
John Drewry: Autumn Collection 1986 · Crib: E-cribs

1–
1M+2M+3M advance towards P and dance back to place ; 1M+2W & 2M+3W & 3M+4W turn RH
9–
1W+2W+3W advance towards P, curve down to join RH with next man below, and dance under own arch back to place and face out
17–
1W+2W & 1M+2M turn 1½ (women RH, men LH) ; 1c followed by 2c dance down behind own lines and in round resp. 4c and 3c, 2c+1c meet P and dance up the middle (2c to 1pl facing out and 1c to 2pl in centre facing up)
25–
2c+1c+3c mirror wheels in sideline (1c finish facing down NHJ) ; 3c+1c+4c mirror wheels in sideline (1c to 4pl)

The Open Road (J4x32) - Marian Anderson's Scottish Dance Band (The Kangaroo Paw)

Auswahl Hildesheim

0 00:00'Allo 'Allo R32 · 3/4L
Harry Rhodes: Snowdon Book, The Third Collection · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
1s+2s Set+Link, 2s+1s circle 4H round to left
9-16
1s+3s Set+Link, 3s+1s circle 4H round to left
17-24
1s dance up to top, cast to 2nd places & turn LH to face 1st corners
25-32
1s turn 1st corners RH, turn partner LH, turn 2nd corners RH & partner LH to 2nd places

Abernethy Lassies (R8x32) - Muriel Johnstone's Band (Dance Through the Miscellanies - Part 3)

0 00:00Like the Morningstar R32 · 4S
Brian Mortimer · Crib: MiniCribs

1-8
All Men cast behind partner into centre & dance LH across then pass partner RSh to places
9-16
All Ladies repeat but dance RH across & pass partner LSh
17-24
1s+3s dance 1/2 Ladies' Chain , 2s+4s dance 1/2 Ladies' Chain
25-32
All turn corners RH 1.1/2 times, all turn partner LH 1.1/2 times

Eric's Jubilee (R4x32) - Muriel Johnstone's Scottish Dance Band (15 Social Dances)

0 00:00Campbell of Laphroaig M32 · 3/4L
Wilma Miller: The Ladies of Dunse · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Strathspey

1–
1c+2c S&Link ; 1c+3c RHA
9–
2c+1c S&Link ; 1c+2c Circle L (1,2,3)

Reel

17–
1c cross down (2c up) into DTr position | All set ; 1c cast R into lines across (M down. W up) | All Set
25–
All A&R ; All turn person opposite RH, 1c turning 1¼ (2,1,3)

Glasgow Country Dance (M8x(S16+R16)) - Gordon Shand and his Scottish Dance Band (RSCDS Book 23)

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

Catch the Wind (H8x32) - The Music Makars (Catch the Wind)

0 00:00The Reel of the Royal Scots R32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: The Leaflet Dances with Music · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1W+2W (1M+2M) turn LH (RH) ½, finishing 1c BtoB in 2pl | All set as in DTr ; 1W+3W (1M+3M) turn RH (LH) ½ | 2c+3c+1c set as in DTr
9–
1c followed by 3c dance up between 2c, cast off ; dance NHJ down through 3pl, cast up to face 1cnrs, 3c looping into 3pl
17–
1c turn 1cnrs RH, pass Rsh (cnrs dance for {4}) ; turn 2cnrs RH (same), and cross Rsh to (2,1,3)
25–
All circle6 and back

The Reel of the Royal Scots (R8x32) - Reel of Seven (Dance for Joy! - Live at Asilomar)

0 00:00The Music Makars R32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: RSCDS XXXIII 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH and cast off one place (2c up) ; 1¼ turn LH to:
9–
1c+1cnrs BiL, face and set to 1cnrs ; swivel R and again BiL, 1c turn ¾ RH to:
17–
1c+2cnrs BiL, face and set to 2cnrs ; swivel L and again BiL, 1c turn LH to finish 1M below, 1W above
25–
Teapots R+L (1W+2c & 1M+3c RHA, pass Rsh ; 1W+3c & 1M+2c LHA) (2,1,3)

The Music Makars (R8x32) - Luke Brady's Scottish Dance Band (Take Your Partners For... Vol 5)

0 00:00The Flirtation Hornpipe R32 · 4/4L
Jane Wallace · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1M+2M+3M Fig8 Rsh round W below, Lsh to P
9–
1W+2W+3W Fig8 Lsh round M below, Rsh to P
17–
1M+2W cross RH | 1W+2M & 1M+3M cross LH ; 1W+3W & 1M+4W cross RH | 1W+4M cross LH (to 2x,3x,4x,1x)
25–
All advance Rsh past P and face P | retire to own side ; turn P RH (2,3,4,1)

Neko's Reel (R4x32) - Marian Anderson's Scottish Dance Band (Dancers' Choice Volume 1)