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0 00:00Scotland's Gardens R32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: Scotland's Gardens · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All Rsh Reels3 on sidelines (2c starts up)
9–
1M+2M & 1W+2W turn RH 1½ on sidelines ; 1M followed by 1W cast out M side to top and down the middle
17–
1W+2c & 1M+3c in lines across dance down the middle (all swivel R) and up (top line swivel R)
25–
set in lines across | 1c petronella to 2plx while 2c+3c set ; all set | 1c cross RH

0 00:00The Hoy Tensome R40 · 5S
Jessie Stuart: Mair Dances Fae Hoy · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Square set - 5s in centre facing 1s

1-8
1s+5s+3s dance parallel RSh reels of 3 up/down set (1s+5s pass RSh to start)
9-16
5s dance up between 1s, divide & cast round 1s to meet in centre & turn 1.1/4 RH (or birl) to face 2s
17-24
2s+5s+4s dance parallel RSh reels across (2s+5s pass RSh to start)
25-32
5s dance out between 2s, divide & cast round 2s to meet in centre & turn 1.3/4 RH (or birl) to face 1s
33-40
5s+1s dance 1/2 RH across, 1s+4s repeat, 4s+3s repeat, 3s+2s repeat. 2s now in centre facing new 1s ready to repeat

0 00:00The Byron Strathspey S32 · 3/3L
John Drewry: Deeside Book Part 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c+3c Petronella Turn into midline, set ; all turn P BH 1¼ to (1,2,3)
9–
“Teapots”: 1c+2W & 2M+3c RHA ; 1c+2M & 2W+3c LHA , to (1,2,3) with 1c facing out and 2c facing up in promhold
17–
2c (promhold) +1W+1M Reel3 across (Rsh to 1W), at end all dance in for
25–
2c+1c+3c Allemande (to 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 00:00Father Connelly's Jig J64 · 4/4L
John Drewry: The Donside Book · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c Set&Rotate (All set | petronella clw one place ; change places RH with P | chase one place clw) (2,1,3,4)
9–
½ diagonal R&L with 1cnrs (W up, M down) while{4} the 2cnrs (2M+3W) set & cross RH, all cnrs face out ; ½ Reels3 on the sides, 1c Rsh to 2cnr pos. (no loops at the end) (2x,1x,3x,4)
17–
Repeat figure from these positions with 2cnr persons (in 3cnr positions ; M up, W down) (to 2,1,3,4), 2c+3c finishing with loops into
25–
Reels3 across (Lsh to 1cnr) (2,1,3,4)
33–
1c cross down RH between 3c | cast Rsh round new 1cnr (4W resp. 3M) ; change places up/dn LH | cast L (3c up) to (2,3,1,4)
41-56
3c+1c+4c repeat the figures [9-24] above (2,3,1,4)
57–
3c+1c+4c Circle6 and back (optional: 2c join in for Circle8 and back) (1c step down, to 2,3,4,1)

(note by Drewry: This is really two successive 3c dances of 32 bars, the figures of bars 9-24 being similar.

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 00:00Angus MacLeod R64 · 4/4L
Alex T Queen: Dances of an Island Clan · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

When setting in the centre, the turn is on the second PdB

1–
2c+3c (called »centres«) dance in and face diagonally in | set NHJ with turn R to face 1c+4c (= »cnrs«) ; all pass Rsh and face in diagonally | all set, cnrs swiveling R to face out
9–
All pass Rsh and face in diagonally | all set, centres turning R about ; cnrs turn centres RH
17-32
Centres LHA to face own cnrs again ; intersecting diagonal Reels4{12} (use ½ LHA in {2} to pass in the middle)
33–
Centres change places with P LH (2W & 3M polite turn) to face new cnrs, set to cnrs ; turn that cnr by outside hand (centres pass through top/bottom of the set) back to centre facing each other diagonally
41–
centres set and 4 spring points ; repeat
49–
Centres dance (NHJ) out at own ends and cast round to centre again facing diagonally in ; set and 4 points
57–
Centres dance (NHJ) out at opposite ends (3c make arch for 2c) | cast L (NHJ) (2c round 4W and 3c round 1M), and on to own end of set (cnrs step in to centre places, to order 2,1,4,3)

Repeat once with new centres and cnrs
In some areas the inner dancers who pass to corners stay facing out, and swivel to face inwards during the setting.

0 00:00Aird of Coigach J48 · 4/4L
John Bayly: Imperial Book of Scottish Country Dances - Volumes 1-3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All four men cross above P, cast below 4W and back up own side to 4,3,2,1
9–
All circle8 and back, end in a square set, with the dancers spaced equally around the circle.
17–
1M+LH person (=2M) & 1W+LH person (=2W) dance as pairs diagonally across the circle (1M pair forms arch, 1W pair passes under) through opposite places, divide and 1M & 1W cast R to pick up next person on left in the circle ; 1W+3M & 1M+3W repeat across
25–
1W+4W & 1M+4M repeat diagonally ; 1W+2M & 1M+2W repeat up and down
33–
Top and bottom couples cross RH to start 4 changes of a snow ball chain, to finish Men 2,3,4,1 and Women 1,4,3,2
41–
All women cross below opposite man, cast up round top and down own side to longwise set 2,3,4,1

0 00:00The Bonnie Tree S32 · 3/4L
Romaine Butterfield: RSCDS XLVI 6 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c dance below 3c cast up, dance between 2c and cast off (2c up) (2,1,3)
9–
All turn P BH ½ and twirl to P's place (2x,1x,3x) ; All circle6 L ¾ into lines across, (M at top)
17–
1c change place RH | 1c cast R while{2} 3M+2W change place diagonally RH (2,1,3) ; 1c cross RH | 1c cast R while{2} 2M+3W change places RH, finish in lines across (W at top)
25–
All turn P BH ½ and twirl to P's place ; All circle6 L ¾ to (2,1,3)

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0 00:00Cadgers in the Canongate R48 · 3/4L
Walsh (18C): RSCDS IX 10 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c Rsh Reels3 on opposite sides, 1M starts across top (Rsh to 2W), 1W crosses down (Lsh to 3M) (to 1x,2,3)
9–
1c Rsh Reels3 on own sides, 1W starts across top, 1M crosses down, end in 1pos NHJ (1,2,3)
17–
1c NHJ set to 2W | move round in PdB to face 2M ; set to 2M | retire in PdB to 1pl
25–
1c+2c set | ½ RHA ; set | ½ LHA to places
33–
1c cross RH | cast off one (2c up) ; 1c turn LH 1½ (to 2,1,3)
41–
2c+1c R&L.

Alternative for [1-8]: 1c ends on own side. See 101 SCD and Manual

0 00:00The Nurseryman J32 · 3/4L
Stephen Brown: RSCDS XXXVII 7 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cross down RH (2c up) ; cast behind 3c, dance up NHJ to 2pl BtoB facing opp. side
9–
2c+1c+3c set as in DTr | All set advancing and swivel R to form »inverted« DTr (2c+3c are BtoB in centre) ; All set | All set advancing (1c into the middle) into
17–
2W+1M+3W & 2M+1W+3M RHA, 1c pass Rsh ; 1W+2W+3W & 1M+2M+3M LHA, finish in lines 1W between 2c facing 1M between 3c
25–
Lines A&R ; 1c turn RH 1¼ to (2,1,3)

0 00:00Kilkenny Castle S32 · 3/4L
Bill Forbes: Craigievar Book 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c set | 1c cross RH ; cast off (2c up) to between 3c NHJ | turn 3c easy hand, to finish (2,1x,3), 1c facing in and up, 3c facing out
9–
2c+1c+3c Mirror Reels3 on the sides (all give hands), (2,1x,3)
17–
1c Petronella Turn while{2} corners change place on side RH | All set in threes across ; 1c Petronella Turn, while{2} corners cross RH | All set (3x,1,2x)
25–
Diagonal R&L (1c+1cnrs change places RH | 1c change places LH with mid-person on sides ; 1c+2cnrs repeat)

0 00:00St Andrew's Fair J32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: Five Scottish Country Dances 1982 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off 2 (2c up) ; cross LH and cast up (2,1,3)
9–
All turn RH ½ | retain hold & set ; all chase clw to own sides (3,1,2)
17–
3c+1c+2c Circle6 and back
25–
All turn LH ½ | retain hold & set ; all chase cclw to (2,1,3)

note: 3c does not move on bars 1-8.

0 00:00High Society R40 · 4/4L
John Brenchley: RSCDS XLVI 8 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

On 2nd chord, 2c+4c cross (1,2x,3,4x)

1–
Parallel Reels4 on the sides, on [8] mid Cs do not pass but pivot R to face end Cs (1,3,2x,4x)
9–
1c+3c & 2c+4c R&L start on sides, 3c+2c finish in middle BHJ
17–
3c+2c Poussette (1,2x,3,4x)
25–
2c & 3c ½ Fig8 round end C (1,2,3x,4x) ; All turn P RH and face end (1c+2c face up, 3c+4c down)
33–
1c+2c & 3c+4c Interlocking Allemandes: the mid couples pass each other to finish (2,4x,1,3x)

0 00:00The Bonnie Lass o' Bon Accord S64 · 4S
John Drewry: Bon Accord Book of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
8 bars introduction: all stand [1-4] ; bow/curtsey to P [5-6], bow/curtsey to corners [7-8].
9–
1c+3c advance, with person opposite dance out & cross between side couples and meet own P in opposite place ; 1c+3c Turn RH to finish with W on left of M.
17–
2c+4c repeat ; finish all M facing out
25–
All C double Reels4 (LHA in the middle), at end all W dance ½ place clw to meet next man (1W+2M, etc.)
33–
All pairs turn W into Allemande hold and dance cclw half round {5}, all M turn W as in Allemande to face them along the circle (M face cclw, W clw) {1} | All pull back Rsh & dance to own places, passing P Rsh.
41–
G-Chain
49–
All set, turn P BH, into ; 1c+4c & 2c+3c circle4 L, into
57–
Circle8 and back.

0 00:00City of Stirling Reel R32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: Bannockburn 700 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c Snowball G-Chain (4 hands of 2 bars), to start 1c+2c change place RH on the side (3x,1x,2x) (1W no polite turn at the end)
9–
1c cross Rsh | Turn 3cnr pos. RH ½ ; with cnr following pass Lsh on the diagonal and curve into 2plx, the cnrs returning to own 1cnr positions
17–
1c cross Lsh | Turn 4cnr pos. LH ½ ; with cnr following pass Rsh on the diagonal and curve into 2plx, the cnrs returning to own 2cnr positions (2,1x,3)
25–
All turn P RH ; 1c ½ Fig8 L (W up, M dn) (2,1,3)

0 00:00Never at Sea R48 · 6/6L
J C Haddow: Scottish Country Dances in Diagrams. Ed. 9 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

2 chords, to move to (1,2,3,4x,5x,6x)
This dance is centro-symmetric; both ends do identical figures

1–
1c+6c cross RH | cast inwards (2c+5c to end) ; cross LH | cast to middle (3c+4c to end) (2,3,1,6x,4x,5x)
9–
1M+6W & 6M+1W in promhold Lsh Reels3 across with 4c/3c resp. (2,3,1,6x,4x,5x)
17–
2c+3c+1c & 6c+4c+5c mirror Reels3 on the sides, 1c&6c start inwards towards own end (2,3,1,6x,4x,5x)
25–
1c+6c R&L
33–
2c&5c cross RH while{2} 3c+1c & 6c+4c ½ RHA | on sidelines change place LH between 1pl/2pl, 3pl/4pl and 5pl/6pl (1x,2x,4,3x,5,6) ; repeat {4}
41–
repeat [33-36] ; All turn P RH (5,4,6,1x,3x,2x)

Dance 3 times to end 6 5 4 3 2 1 or 6 times to end 1 2 3 4 5 6

0 00:00Johnnie Walker M128 · 4S
Norman & Helen Robson: The Whisky Collection · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Strathspey

1–
Circle8 and back
9–
Set to and turn corners RH ; set to and turn P LH
17–
1c+3c advance & meet opposite person {1}, lead out between side couple, cross and dance to opposite place ; turn P 1½ RH (3,2,1,4)
25–
2c+4c repeat (to 3,4,1,2)
33–
All W Petronella Turn into next W place to the R | All set ; repeat to W in original places
41–
All M repeat Petronella Turns and setting back to original places
49–
G-Chain (one step per hand)
57–
Promenade (Allemande hold) cclw round the set, to places

Jig

65-128
Repeat all, end with women in the centre facing P for bow/curtsey.

0 00:00Seton's Ceilidh Band J64 · 4/4L
A Bruce Fordyce: The Bruce Fordyce Memorial Collection · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH, cast (2c up) ; dance between 3c (3c up) , behind 4c (4c up) to (2,3,4,1x)
9–
3c+4c+1c Reel3 on side (1c in, 4c out and down to begin)
17–
1c repeat bars 1-8 from 4th position, dancing up the set (1,2,3,4)
25–
1c+2c+3c Reels3 on side (1c in, 2c up and out to begin)
33–
1c cross RH | cast (2c up) and give RH to P, LH to 1cnr ; BiL, 1c turn RH to 2cnr
41–
1c+2cnrs BiL, 1c cast off behind 3c, lead up RH crossing over to 1pl own side facing down (2c down)
49–
1c+2c ½ R&L, giving RH on the side to begin ; repeat with 3c
57–
Repeat with 4c ; all C turn RH 1½.