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0 00:00Programme Item: Kobberhaughytta 4x48 bar Jig

4x48 bar Jig for 4 couples in a (4-couple) longwise set Bars

1-4 4C dance up between 3&2C, cast off round 2C into 3rd position on own sides, 3C step down on bars 3&4 (1 – 2 – 4 – 3)

5-16 1+2+4C dance rights and lefts for three couples

17-24 4+3C dance half rights and lefts (1 – 2 – 3x – 4x) (end couples:) 4C cross right hand and cast up 1 place while 1C cross right hand and cast off 1 place, 2&3C stepping up / down on bars 19&20 (2 - 1x - 4 - 3x)

25-32 1+4C dance left hands across in a teapot once round, then 1s & 4s dance right shoulder round the person next to them (person of opposite sex, but on the same side; 1s round 2s, 4x round 3s), finishing facing that person

33-40 all dance reels of four on the sides, but at the end 1s and 4s do not pass left shoulder, finishing 4s facing 2s on the sides (2 – 4 – 1x – 3x)

41-48 4s and 2s change places right hand on the sidelines, then 4C+2C dance half a teapot right hands across (2x – 4x – 1x – 3x), all circle half way to the left only (3 – 1 – 4 – 2)

Ready to start from new positions (with former 2C as new 4C –dancing couple!)

0 00:00Snowball Reel R40 · 4/4L
Source unknown · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Heiko's Diagrams

1s turn RH
1s+2s dance RH across
2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back
1s+2s+3s+4s Adv+Ret & dance DoSiDo
1s slip step down the centre & back
1s followed by 2s+3s+4s cast to bottom & 1s form arch as 2s+3s+4s dance under arch & up to top

0 00:00Frost and Snow S32 · 2/4L
The Leaflet Dances with Music · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1c turn RH, cast off one place ; turn LH and cast up to top place.
1c+2c A&R, cross RH.
1M+2W set & change places RH ; 1W+2M repeat.
2c+1c R&L.

0 00:00Chippy's Rant J32 · 3/3L
Ann Dix: The Burnham Set · Crib: SCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

2c dance Petronella turn and set
2c turn LH while 1&3c dance Petronella turn and set (all finish in a line down the centre, M facing up, L down)
2M Reel3 w/1c while 1W Reel3 w/3c (1c, likewise 3c, passing RS to start)
Important: The reels interlock. As they reach the interlocking point, 1L&3M, 3L&1M, 2c give LH in passing. 1c and 3c finish in 1st and 3rd places.
2c dance Double Triangles to finish in 2pl in the centre facing up, L on M's left while 1&3c set, cross R, set, change places L on sides
2c followed by 1c lead up, cast off round 3c (3x,1x,2x)
All cross R

0 00:00What a Beau my Granny was R32 · 3/4L
Longman & Broderip (18C): RSCDS XIV 9 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1W+2W+3W set twice, circle3 L while{} the 1M followed by 2M+3M chase round them clw, all to places
Repeat bars 1 - 8 the M set and circle3 L while{} the W dance cclw round the men (1W leading), 1c+2c finish ready for
1c+2c Poussette
1c+3c R&L

Note: for [9-16] neither the instructions nor any notes say that 1W leads cclw, 3W leading clw is also possible

0 00:00MacDonald of Keppoch M128 · 4S
Chris Ronald: RSCDS XLIX 11 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1c+3c ¾ R&L to BtoB facing sides | all set
Parallel Reels4 across, 1c+3c finish half way the last left pass, in a line up and down the set
1c+3c Lsh Reel4, 1W+3W pass Rsh in middle to start, to finish in original places
All set to P | all turn P RH 1¼ | all in promhold chase cclw ¼ (2,3,4,1)

The first two turns are in Strathspey time, the second two are in Reel time.

0 00:00The Northern Lights S32 · 3/3L
Charles Dobie: TAC (Canada) Silver Anniversary Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1c+2c Bourrel [1M+2W set adv | turn BH and twirl into BtoB, 1M facing down, 2W up while{4} 1W+2M dance cclw to face P ; set to P | turn BH ¾] (2,1,3)
1c+3c Bourrel (2,3,1)
All dance Allemande (1,3,2)
1c+2c ½ R&L while{4} 3c set & cross RH ; All set | cross RH (2,3,1)

0 00:00The Snow Eater J32 · 3/4L
Fiona S Miller: Coast to Coast with Scotch Mist · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1c+2c dance the Bourrel, 1c finish facing 1cnr ;
1c set to 1cnr and face P | turn P RH to face 2cnr ; set to 2cnr and face P | turn RH to (2,1,3)
All set and cross ; repeat
Circle6 and back (2,1,3)

0 00:00Double Trouble Triangles R48 · 4/4L
Judith Kowalczik: RSCDS 50 8 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1M+4W set | A&R | set while{8} 1W+4M stand | set ; advance | set (bar 5-8 RHJ with P)
1c+2M & 4c+3W RHA (2M+3W finish in end places) | 1c+2W & 4c+3M LHA (2c+3c now in end places, 1c+4c finish outside set on opp. side, 1W & 4M facing out)
1W & 4M, each followed by P, cclw cast 2 places and finish on midline BtoB with P, 4c above 1c, M facing up, W down ; 2c+4M & 1W+3c circle3 while{4} middles turn LH ½ | clap and turn RH ½
1W+3c & 4M+2c set as in DTr while{2} middles ½ turn BH | 1W+4W & 1M+4M change places as in DTr while 2c+3c set ; repeat [25-28] from exchanged places, but finish 1c & 4c (with W on L) in middle facing up NHJ
1c followed by 4c lead up and cast off, 1c to 3plx, 4c to 2plx ; 1c+4c ½ Fig8 round end cpl (2,4,1,3)
All ½ turn P RH, finish in the middle, facing P RHJ | set ; pass RSh to own side | All set (2,4,1,3)

0 00:00Programme Item: Way to Exter Church S 3x40

01 – 02 All couples set joining hands on the sidelines.

03 – 06 Men retain hold of hands as long as comfortable, first man dances right shoulder round second lady, while second man dances right shoulder round third lady, while third man advances one step and casts up into first place to finish on men's side in the order 3, 1, 2.

07 – 08 All turn opposite person half way round with the right hand.

09 – 10 All set joining hands on the opposite sides.

11 – 14 Ladies repeat bars 3 – 6 accordingly (first and second lady dance right shoulder round their partners).

15 – 16 All turn partners half way round with the right hand.

17 – 24 Set and link for three couples twice.

25 – 32 Diagonal rights and lefts (first and second lady start crossingdown). First couple finish facing out.

33 – 40 First couple cast to the left round second corner position, turn partner with the left hand once round and dance left shoulder round third corner position into second place own side.

The order now is 3, 1, 2. Repeat with a new top couple.

0 00:00John of Bon Accord R32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: RSCDS XXXIII 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

4 progressive ½Reels3 across, as follows: 1c+2W (1c start Rsh to P) ; 1c+2M (start Lsh) ; 1c+3W (Rsh) ; 1c+3M (Lsh), 1c finish in 3pl a bit in from the sidelines (2c & 3c finish their reels in 1plx and 2plx)
1c turn RH, cast up one place on own sides (3c down) ; 1c ½ Fig8 round 2c (2x,1x,3x)
All turn P ¾ RH to face P along the midline | All Set retaining RHJ ; all turn P ¾ RH | All Set (2,1,3)

0 00:00Schiehallion M128 · 4S
Hugh A Thurston: Schiehallion · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams


'Chorus' ½G-Chain (1 step/hand, start with P) ; all set H.Schottische to P. Repeat [1-8], M finish in centre & face out
'Diamond' All M dance a fling step (e.g. rocking step) while{8} W Petronella, ending ½ way round
All pairs Turn RH ½, all W ½ LHA ; all turn P RH 1¼ (to places)
'Chorus' Repeat [1-16], finishing for
'Criss-cross' All ½RHA, W in middle, M outside ; All W dance to place of the M in front while{2} he dances to place of the W in front | Change back the same way (W pass behind M !) to original wheel
Repeat [49-54] | dance out to original positions and clap twice


'Chorus' All ½ G-Chain (1 step per hand, start with P) ; all turn P twice with R arm in elbow grip. Repeat [1-8], to places
'Turn and round'1c+3c set advancing and turn opposite BH ; Circle4 L, to places
2c+4c repeat
'Chorus' Repeat [1-16], W finish facing out
' Schiehallion Reel' All M dance through the centre to next W's place on R while{2} all W dance loop R to P's place | repeat interchanging M and W ; repeat these 4 bars 3 times to finish in own place

0 00:00May the 4th be with you R32 · 3/4L
Antoine Rousseau: The Paris Book of Scottish Country Dances, vol. 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1c+2c Circle4 L ; RHA
1c set | cast (2c up) ; set to P | set advancing and pivot R to DTr position
2c+1c+3c DTr (2,1,3)
1c+3c LHA ; Circle 4 R On first time through, 1c+3c hold on to hands on [32] to enter Circle4 L. When new top starts, the bottom couples may dance [1-12] to change places.