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0 00:00Warm-up dance: The Teddy Bear's Circle

Experienced Class

0 00:00Forty and Counting R40 · 3/4L
Malcolm Brown: RSCDS LII 4 · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
1s set, cast (2s step up) & turn 1.1/4 LH to face 1st corners
9-16
1s dance Chain Progression for 3 couples on the diagonal:
9-10 1s change places RH with 1st corners while 2nd corners chase 1 place clockwise
11-14 1st corners turn 1.1/2 LH in centre while 1s & 2nd corners promenade 1/2 round (corners on outside)
15-16 2nd corners chase 1 place back to place while 1s change places RH with 1st corners. 1s end facing 4th corners
17-24
1s dance "Hello-Goodbye" setting ending facing 2nd corners
25-32
1s repeat Chain Progression for 3 couples with 2nd corners & end facing 1st corner positions
33-40
1s dance 1/2 diag reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh & dance 1/2 diag reel of 4 with 2nd corners ending in 2nd place own side

0 00:00Mystery Dance #7

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0 00:00The Kelpie of Loch Coruisk R32 · 7/7L
Barry Priddey: The Silver Rose Book of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+3c+5c cross RH | cast off one (2c+4c+6c up) ; 1c+3c+5c ½ Fig8 L (round 4cnr, M down, W up, pass Lsh between middle two couples) while{4} 2c+4c+6c+7c set and cross RH. 1c+3c+5c finish Rsh to P facing 2cnr positions
9-24
Four ½diag Reels4, dancing couples (1c+3c+5c) passing P Rsh in the middle, and finish on midline facing P, M above W (7,1,6,3,4,5,2)
25–
1c+3c+5c turn ¾ RH and face up in the middle | lead to the top and cast off to 6pl, 4pl, 2pl (7,5,6,3,4,1,2)

0 00:00The Montgomeries' Rant R32 · 3/4L
Castle Menzies (18C): RSCDS X 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off (2c up) ; cross LH | cast L (W up, M down)
9–
2c+1W &1M+3c Rsh Reels3 across
17–
1c NHJ set to 2W (swivel ½ inwards), set to 3M (veer L together), set to 3W (swivel ½ inwards), set to 2M (and face own 2cnr)
25–
Reels3{6} on the sides, Rsh to 2cnr | 1c cross RH to 2pl

Social Hour

0 00:00The Kissing Bridge R32 · 3/4L
Romaine Butterfield: RSCDS XLVII 9 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cast behind own lines and cast back
9–
1c cross down into Mirror Reels3 on opposite sides (1x,2,3)
17–
1c lead down, cross (M below W, who passes under M's arm) ; and up, 2c steps in for
25–
1c+2c Poussette

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0 00:00Inchmickery J32 · 5/5L
Roy Goldring: 14 Social Dances for 2000 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c circle4 L ; 1c long cast to 3pl (2c+3c up) (2,3,1,4,5)
9–
Teapots R ; and L (1c RHA with C on R ; LHA with C on L)
17–
1M+5W & 1W+2M Turn RH to places ; 1M+2W & 1W+5M repeat LH
25–
1c long cast to 5pl (4c+5c up) ; 5c+1c circle4 R (2,3,4,5,1)

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0 00:00Fair Donald S32 · 3/4L
RSCDS XXIX 4 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c dance NHJ between 2c and cast up to top ; dance NHJ between 3c and cast up to 1cnrs (2c up on [7-8])
9–
Reel4 with 1cnrs, at the end pass Lsh to face 2cnrs
17–
Reel4 with 2cnrs, finishing between 2c on own side, facing up NHJ
25–
1c cast off one | 2c+1c+3c set ; all turn P BH

0 00:00The Bees of Maggieknockater J32 · 4/4L
John Drewry: The Canadian Book of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off (2c up) ; 1c+3c RHA, finish as pairs 1M+3W & 3M+1W facing out on W/M side in promhold
9–
Pairs+ 2c+4c Rsh ½Reels3 on sides ; pairs meet & take P in promhold for Lsh ½Reels3 on sides
17–
Meet and repeat (as pairs Rsh ½Reels3 ; with P Lsh ½Reels3)
25–
1c (passing inside) turn 3c 1½ Easy Hand ; 1c cross and passing inside turn 4c EH 1½ (to 2,3,4,1)

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

1--
1c+3c ¾ R&L to BtoB facing sides | all set
9--
Parallel Reels4 across, 1c+3c finish half way the last left pass, in a line up and down the set
17--
1c+3c Lsh Reel4, 1W+3W pass Rsh in middle to start, to finish in original places
25--
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.

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