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0 00:00Scott Meikle R32 · 4/4L
Alice McLean: RSCDS XLVI 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast (2c up) ; ½ Fig8 up (2,1,3,4)
9–
1c+3c RHA, LHA (2,1,3,4)
17–
Lsh opposing Reels3 across: (1W+3W behind dancing as one) with 2c and (3M+1M behind) with 4c (to 2,3,1,4)
25–
1c+4c ½ R&L ; turn RH 1½ (2,3,4,1)

0 00:00Jennifer's Jig J32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: Bon Accord Book of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c+3c set | cross RH ; repeat & 2c face out
9–
1c+2c DblFig8 (1c cross down), at end 2c face out and up (1,2,3)
17–
1c+2c+3c Inveran reels (1c cross down, and cross up from the bottom, 2c+3c full reel3 on own side) (1,2,3)
25–
1c with 2c following lead down {3}, turn RH ½ {1} ; turn on ½ moving upwards | 2c+1c lead up (to 2,1,3)

0 00:00Miss Eleanor S32 · 3/3L
Ann Dix: RSCDS XLIX 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
Mirror Reels3 on the sides, 2c start out and up
9--
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; turn RH and cast R (2M steps down, 3W up), (to 1,2,3 on M side, 2,3,1 on W side)
17--
3 couple Bourrel (3,1,2)
25--
Circle6 and back (3,1,2)

0 00:00The Spring Fling Reel R40 · 3/4L
Samantha Burton: RSCDS 50 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c turn RH | cast off (2c up) ; cross RH and cast R into lines across (1W+2c face 1M+3c)
9--
All A&R up/down , Circle ½ L into lines across
17--
All A&R up/down ; 1c turn RH 1¼ to face 1cnr
25--
1c+1cnrs ½ diag Reel4 1c pass Rsh ; repeat with 2cnrs, finish 1M below 1W
33--
2c+1W & 1M+3c LHA ; 2c+3c turn LH as 1c turn RH 1½ (2,1,3)

0 00:00Midnight Oil J48 · 5/5L
John Drewry: Bankhead Book Part 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c+3c lead far down (2c+4c up) | turn ¾ RH and face P, RHJ ; set , W turning under M’s arm | 1c+3c dance up (W leading)
9--
1c+2W & 3c+4W RHA ; 1c+4M & 3c+5M LHA, 1c+3c finish facing 1cnrs
17--
1c+3c with 1cnrs pass and turn, pass P Rsh ; repeat with 2cnrs, at end pass P Rsh onto midline, W above and facing M
25--
Reel4 on midline, at end pass Rsh in the middle to finish 1c facing out in 2pl on W side / likewise 3c in 4pl on M side
33--
1c dance out between 2W & 4W, split, cast round them, meet in middle, repeat through M side while{8} 3c do the same, starting between 4M & 5M. (1M & 3W pass Lsh between 4c). All finish where they started the reel, but 1M faces 3W
41--
1W+3M set twice facing up and down while{4} 1M+3W turn RH to face P ; 1c+3c turn P LH ¾ | cast off on own side (4c+5c up) (2,4,1,5,3)

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)

0 00:00Nottingham Lace R96 · 4S
Jenny Bradley: Nottingham Lace · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
Half G-Chain ; all set to P | turn ¾ RH
9–
All W ½LHA while{2} M dance clw one place | all turn new P RH ½ ; repeat (M ½LHA, W ¼ clw)
17–
Repeat [9-16] to original places
25–
1c+3c dance in, change places RH, split and cast behind side C, pass RH to own place, forming a longwise set | All set
33–
All A&R ; 1c+2W+4M & +3c+2M+4W, circle4 L and open into lines of 4 across with 1c & 3c in the middle
41–
All A&R ; circle8 half way, finishing in square set opposite original places
49-72
Repeat [25-48] with 2c+4c as dancing couples
73-96
Repeat [1-24]

0 00:00The Weathercock J32 · 4/4L
Veronica Hughes: A Second Book of Graded Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
Parallel Reels4 on the sides
9–
1c+3c set advancing to midline and join RH with P, LH in middle | BiL (2c+4c up) ; 1c+2c & 3c+4c RHA
17–
1W+3M turn LH ¾ while{} 1M+3W dance round clw ¼ to meet P in line across | BiL ; repeat
25–
3c+2c & 1c+4c RHA ; 1c+3c turn person ahead (»corner«) RH to finish (2,3,4,1) (M turn once and a bit, W turn 1½ and a bit)

note: the set tends to move upwards; ease down gently in the turns to end in the right positions

0 00:00Foxhill Court S32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: The Canadian Book of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c & 2c Espagnole, 1c end facing 1cnr (2,1,3)
9-20
Dance to Each Corner and Set (»Free« cnrs set while{2} Centre couple change place Rsh with the cnrs, who then pass each other Rsh to face next cnr on R | repeat this five times (on alternating diagonals) to finish 1c facing 3cnr position)
21-24
1c+1cnr {3cnr pos} turn ¾ BH, opening up to face diagonally across the set with 1cnr on the R, and set while{4} 2cnrs set diagonally and cross RH
25–
1c+1cnr A&R diagonally ; 1c+1cnrs ¾ RHA (to 2,1,3)

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 and cross to exchanged places ; all turn P EH (2,1)

0 00:00The Queen's View R32 · 3/4L
Bill Forbes: Three Hands Across · Crib: SCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–4
1c+2c dance ½ double fig of 8 (1c cross down, 2c cast up to begin)
5–8
1M+2M turn LH while 1L+2L turn RH
9–
1c+2c+3c dance Inveran reels (1c crossing from opp sides to begin)
17–20
1c+2c dance ½ double fig of 8 (1c cross down, 2c dance up to begin)
21–24
1M+2M turn RH 1½ times while 1L+2L turn LH 1½ times (1c fin ready for DT)
25–
2c+1c+3c dance Double Triangles

0 00:00The Hazel Tree J32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: The Brodie Book · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c Espagnole, 1c finishing facing 1cnr
9–
1c turn 1cnr RH, pass Rsh ; turn 3cnr LH, pass Lsh (cnrs dance for {4})
17–
Turn 2cnr RH, pass Rsh ; turn 4cnr LH, pass Lsh to 2plx side by side facing down
25–
Lead LHJ between 3c, cross and cast to 2pl ; All C turn RH

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 and cross to exchanged places ; all turn P EH (2,1)

0 00:00Fisherman's Reel R32 · 5S
Petyt, Sue / Gamon, Jane: Dunblane Holiday · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Square set plus 5M / 5W in middle face P with backs to 4c / 2c

1–
1c+2c+3c+4c circle8 and back while{8} 5c turn RH ; turn LH 1½
9–
5M+2c & 5W+4c RHA ; 5M+1c & 5W+3c LHA
17–
1c+5M+2c & 3c+5W+4c (couples in promhold) Reels3 Rsh to side couple, 5c meets (5M swivels L) and takes promhold facing 1c
25–
(all C promhold) 5c+1c change places Rsh | 1c+4c repeat ; 4c+3c repeat | 3c+2c repeat, 2c is the new centre couple.

0 00:00Culla Bay S32 · 4S
Ann Dix: RSCDS XLI 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+3c turn RH ½ with person opposite, face that person | twirl R and into opposite place ; 2c+4c repeat this and face in while{4} 1c+3c (W leading) chase ¼ clw | curve into centre and swivel R to face out (1c facing 4pl and 3c facing 2pl)
9–
Parallel Reels4 across
17–
2c+1c & 3c+4c circle4 L ; face other couple and set | ½ RHA, flowing into
25–
2c+4c LHA in the middle ; dance out passing same sex standing dancer on the side Rsh, and chase R (M leading) to 1pl/3pl (to 2,3,4,1).

0 00:00The Dancing Master J96 · 4S
John Drewry: Scottish Country dances - London 75th · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set to 3c | both cast ¼ clw into the middle and face across ; 1c+3c cross RH | chase clw to P's place facing clw
9–
1c+2W & 3c+4W RHA (1c+3c, W leading, pass through own place into) ; 1c+4M & 3c+2M LHA , finish again in P's place
17–
1c & 3c (W leading M) Rsh Reels3 with the same two corners (1c+2W+4M, 3c+4W+2M), 1c+3c face out in P's place, 2c+4c face in and all take promhold
25–
1c+3c chase clw half round, while{4} 2c+4c A&R ; 1c & 3c pass Rsh to own place
33-64
2c+4c repeat [1-32]
65–
All set to P | change places RH (M face out) ; all W ½RHA and dance out to W place ¾ clw from the start while{4} all M dance one place clw, to meet »opposite partner«
73–
Repeat [65-72] with new partner (to 3,4,1,2)
81–
Half Schiehallion Reel (to own places)
89–
All circle8 and back.

Note by Drewry: On [65-68] and [69-72] the W use RH twice. This can be avoided by substituting: [65-68] »All set to P | change places passing Rsh, (M face out)«

0 00:00A Trip to Applecross R32 · 2/3L
Nicola Scott: RSCDS 50 10 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1C set | 1M set twice while{4} 1W dance Rsh round P and back to place | 1c cross RH (1W face up) (1x,2)
9--
M-chain up/dn
17--
1st half of Set&Rotate ; RHA
25--
2nd half of Set&Rotate (2,1x) ; 1c turn RH 1½ (or R elbow pivot turn) (2,1)

Bar 1-16 2nd time through

1--
1C set | 1W set twice while{4} 1M dance Lsh round P and back to place | 1c cross LH (1M face up) (1x,2)
9--
L-chain up/dn

on [3-6] alternative: Highland setting steps

0 00:00Kinfauns Castle S32 · 5/5L
Derek Haynes: Carnforth Collection of SC Dances 4 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
2c+4c pass P Lsh into diag. Reels4 with 1cnrs
9–
2c+4c pass P Lsh into Rsh diag. Reels4 with 2cnrs (1,2,3,4,5)
17–
2c+4c (start in and L) Fig8 {7bars} on own side round standing couples, on [24] 1c+2c+3c+4c dance in for
25–
1c+2c & 3c+4c ½Poussette (on [28] 5c dance in) ; 1c+4c & 3c+5c (bottom four couples) ½Poussette (2,4,1,5,3)

0 00:00The Cooper's Wife R32 · 3/4L
George Will: Bridge Of Earn Collection · Crib: MiniCribs

1-8
1s & 2s dance Chain Progression :
1s+2s 3/4 turn RH, 1M+2L turn LH 1.1/2 times as ptnrs chase cl'wise 1/2 way, 2s+1s turn RH to end on sides in order 2 1
9-16
1M casts up 1 place while 1L casts down 1 place, 1s turn LH 1.1/2 times to face 1st corners
17-24
1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting
25-32
1s dance reels of 3 across giving LSh to 1st corners

0 00:00The Cooper's Wife J40 · 3/4L
John W Mitchell: Whetherly Book 16 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-10
1c cast off one | full Fig8 around 2c & face 1cnrs (2c up [9-10]
11-20
1c+1cnr turn RH ½ | 1c dance ½ way clw round the set while{4} 1cnr turn LH 1½ | 1c+1cnr turn RH ½ | 1c turn LH ¾ to face 2cnrs. (Corners' Chain)
21-30
1c & 2cnrs repeat 11-20. 1c face 3cnr position.
31-40
1c ½Reel4 with 1cnrs & pass Lsh to face 4cnr pos ; 1c ½Reel4 with 2cnrs | 1c turn LH to 2pl, facing out to repeat (2,1,3)

After 2nd turn the old 1c casts to 4pl on the new [1-2]

0 00:00The Swan and the Tay S32 · 3/3L
Audrey Saunders: Scottish Country Dances for Perth 800 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c (in and down) Fig8 on own sides (give hands) (1,2,3)
9–
1c cross into Reels3{6} on opp. sides | 2c dance up as 1c face 1cnr
17–
1c+cnrs Pass&Turn, pass Rsh ; repeat with 2cnr, finish (2,1,3)
25–
All set | cross RH ; chase ½ clw to (3,1,2)

0 00:00James Gray J32 · 4/4L
Ronella Burrows: RSCDS XLII 10 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

On 2nd chord, 3c+4c change sides (to 1,2,3x,4x)

1–
1c+4c cross RH | cast to middle (2c+3c step to ends) ; 1c+4c ½ Fig8 round nearest end couple (2,1,4x,3x)
9–
1c+4c R&L, finish facing end couple (no polite turns) (2,1,4x,3x)
17–
Parallel Rsh reels4 on the sides, but 1c+4c finish in line across, 1M+4M in the middle RHJ, the W outside
25–
1M+4M turn RH ¾ while{4} 1W+4W chase ¼ cclw inside the set | 1M+4W & 4M+1W turn LH ½ ; 1W+4W turn RH ¾ while{4} 1M+4M chase ¼ cclw | 1M+4W & 4M+1W turn LH ¾ (to 2,4,1x,3x)