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Experienced Class

0 00:00Formation Practice: LH Turn and Twirl

4b: From sides, turn partner LH 1+1/2 (3b), face partner and pull LSh back to finish BtB in center facing opposite side (1b)

0 00:00Zytglogge R32 · 3/4L
Terry Blackburn: Collecta Ursis · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH | cast (2c up) ; turn LH to face 1cnr
9–
1c+1cnrs turn RH ½ while{2} 2cnrs set | 1c+2cnrs chase 1 place clw while{2} 1cnrs turn LH ¾ to face 1c on 2diag ; Repeat figure from new places (1c now faces 3cnr position)
17–
Repeat [9-16], 1c finish LH turn with M below W and facing 1cnr
25–
Teapots R ; and L (2c+1W & 1M+3c RHA ; 1c pass Rsh and repeat LHA with other couple) (2,1,3)

The Zytglogge is a clock tower in the centre of Berne with clockwork figures which come into life every hour

5-8: LH Twirl like exercise

12, 16, 20, 24: Optional LH Twirl in middle like exercise (extra caution not to get lost, especially 1s on 24)

9-24: 2nd corners RSh back on setting as is common in J.B. Milne/Australian Ladies; 2 variants on RSh twirl while travelling (PdB variant as Petronella, skip-change variant as is common for corners in reels of 4 on diagonal)

28: 1s can RSh twirl in passing as is common for 1s in alternating diagonal reels of 4 with RSh pass

0 00:00The Maplewood Knot R32 · 3/4L
Chris Ronald · Crib: SCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams

1-8
1c+2c dance the Knot; 1c finish in center 1W above 1M both pulling Left shoulder back to face own side, 2c face CCW
9-12
1W+2c, 1M+3c LH across; 1c finish pulling Left shoulder back to face 1st corner
13-16
Set to 1st corner, 1c dance around each other by right shoulder to 1M above 1W, pulling Right shoulder back to face own side
17-20
1M+2c, 1W+3c RH across; 1c finish pulling Right shoulder back to face 2nd corner
21-24
Set to 2nd corner, 1c dance around each other by right shoulder to 2nd place own sides
25-32
2c+1c+3c circle 6h round and back

0 00:00Sugar Candie S32 · 3/4L
RSCDS XXVI 9 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast off (2c up), pass Lsh and cast R round 1cnr, to finish BtoB in the centre, M facing down, W up
9–
1W+2c & 1M+3c circle3, at end 1c swivels R to face P ; 1c set, turn ¾ BH to face 1cnrs (open out with 1M using RH to assist P)
17–
Turn CPCP
25–
Reels3{6} with corners, Lsh to 1cnr, 1c cross RH to (2,1,3)

Social Hour

0 00:00Berwick Johnnie J32 · 3/4L
RSCDS Graded 14 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c set | ½ RHA ; set | ½ LHA
9–
1c down the middle and up, into
17–
1c+2c Allemande, 1c finishing facing 1cnr
25–
Turn CPCP

0 00:00Currie Mountain R32 · 3/4L
Mary Pugh: New Brunswick Collection · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH, cast off one (2c up) ; ½Fig8 up round 2c (2,1,3)
9–
1c (start inwards) turn 3C EH ; 1c turn 2C EH (2,1,3)
17–
1c+3c RHA ; 1c+2c LHA
25–
2c+1c+3c Reels3 on the sides, 1c giving Rsh to 3c (2,1,3)

After the second turn the dancing couple continues the reel with bottom couple to change places.

0 00:00Scottish Ramble S32 · 3/4L
RSCDS V 7 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cast off 2 , meet below 3c , lead up the middle, cross and cast off (2c up) (2,1x,3)
9–
1c+3c circle4 L ; 2c+1c 4-bar R&L, 1c finish facing 1cnrs
17–
1c set to and turn corners (2,1x,3) to face 1cnr
25–
Lsh Reels3{6} on opposite sides | 1c cross to (2,1,3)

0 00:00The Wild Geese J32 · 3/4L
RSCDS XXIV 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+3c set advancing to midline with P on R | BiL ; 1c turn ¾ RH and cast off to 3pl while{4} 3c turn ¾ RH and lead to 1pl (3,2,1)
9–
repeat [1-8] from new positions (1,2,3)
17–
1c lead down the middle (2c up on [19-20]) ; and up to (2,1,3)
25–
2c+1c R&L

0 00:00A Flock of Geese J32 · 5/5L
Melbourne and Elaine Briscoe: Slip Knot Collection plus 7 More · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+3c+5c set advancing to line of six NHJ with P on the right | BiL ; 1c turn ¾ RH and cast to 5pl while{4} 3c+5c turn ¾ RH and lead up to 1pl / 3pl (3,2,5,4,1)
9–
3c+5c+1c repeat bars 1-8 from new places (5,2,1,4,3)
17–
1c followed by 5c lead down the middle ; and up to 2pl/4pl (2c+4c up) (2,5,4,1,3)
25–
2c+5c & 1c+3c R&L.

We will select between The Wild Geese and A Flock of Geese depending on numbers

0 00:00Sleepy Maggie R32 · 3/4L
Alexander Bowman: RSCDS XI 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c circle4 to the left ; 1c set | cast off (2c up)
9–
1c+3c RHA ; LHA, 1c finish facing 1cnrs
17–
1c set to and turn corners, finish facing 1cnrs
25–
Reels3{6} with cnrs (Lsh to 1cnr), 1c cross RH (2,1,3).

0 00:00Knit the Pocky R32 · 2/4L
Turnbull (19C): RSCDS XI 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1W+2M A&R ; turn BH (skip change of step)
9–
1M+2W repeat
17–
1c followed by 2c (dancing up to begin) lead down the middle ; up the middle (2c leading) to exchanged places
25–
2c+1c R&L