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0 00:00Programme Item: A Guid New Year

0 00:00Snowdrops in the Glen R32 · 3/4L
Ruth Beattie: Glasgow Branch 90th Anniversary · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
1s cross RH, cast, dance 1/2 Fig 8 round 3s (2s step up bars 3-4)
9-16
1s lead down the middle and back to 2nd place
17-24
2s+1s+3s join hands on sides Adv+Ret, all turn partners RH into promenade hold
25-32
2s+1s+3s dance Promenade

0 00:00The Horologist J32 · 3/4L
Rona McLeod: West Lothian 70th 1936 2006 · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
1s lead down the middle, back to top & cast to 2nd place
9-16
1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 across (1L with 2s & 1M with 3s) giving LSh to 1st crnr (pstn), 1s dance LH across with same cpls & end 2nd pl opp side
17-24
1s dance down between 3s & cast back to 2nd place while 3s set & cross RH, 1s cross up & cast to 2nd pl own side while 2s set & cross RH
25-32
2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back

0 00:00The Dream Catcher S96 · 4S
Eileen Orr: RSCDS XLV 9 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Part 1

1–
All Circle8 and back
9–
The Swirl: 1c+3c turn RH into Allemande hold facing in | dance Lsh round other C half way ; 1c+3c LHA, on [16] let go and swivel L to face side couples, BtoB with P, 1c below 3c
17–
Parallel Rsh Reels4 across, finish as at start
25–
All set | 1M+3W & 3M+1W NHJ dance out between side couple, cross and cast to own places, change place with P RH

Part 2

1–
All set | advance to middle and form circle ; retire with cnr | set
9–
1W+4M & 3W+2M R&L, starting across the set
17–
1M+2W & 3M+4W R&L, starting across the set
25–
All set | advance to middle and form circle ; retire with P | set

Part 3

1-24
2c+4c starting, repeat part 1, 9-32 in the other orientation (The Swirl, Reels4 up/dn, return to places)
25–
All Circle8 and back

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

0 00:00John Cass J32 · 5/5L
Peter Avery: RSCDS XLIX 10 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c lead down (2c+3c up) ; lead up to 3pl and turn RH to face out on M side, 1W behind 1M
9--
2M+3M & 1c & 4W+5W diag. Rsh Reel3, all pairs lead-change at both ends, finish 1W behind 1M giving Lsh to 4M
17--
2W+3W & 1c & 4M+5M diag. Reel3, all pairs lead-change at both ends, 1c finish in 3pl facing down NHJ
25--
1c dance between 4c, cast behind 5c (4c+5c up) ; 1c pivot turn with R elbow grip (2,3,4,5,1)

0 00:00Drumelzier S32 · 4/4L
Christopher Blair: Two Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All 4 couples cross over RH | 1c+2c & 3c+4c ½ RHA ; repeat LH (1,2,3,4)
9–
All set | ½ circle8 L | all set keeping hands in circle, finish in square set
17–
4c+1c ½ R&L (up and down), to sidelines ; 3c+2c ½ R&L across (to 1,2,3,4, longwise set)
25–
All C turn RH ; 1c lead to 4pl while{4} 2c+3c+4c set and dance up one place on the side (2,3,4,1).

0 00:00Inverneill House R32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: RSCDS XXXV 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c ½ DblFig8 (to start, 1c cross down and 2c dance up, 2c finish facing out) ; 1c dance down NHJ between 3c and cast up to 2plx while{} 2c cast up and stand (2x,1x,3)
9–
1c+3c ½ DblFig8 (1c cross down and 3c dance up) ; 1c dance up NHJ between 2c and cast off to 2pl own side (2x,1,3x)
17–
1c Petronella {8} (to 2x,1x,3x)
25–
2c+3c Petronella {8} while{} 1c casts Rsh back | cross (M / W between 3c /2c) ; cast to 2pl | set with 2c+3c (2,1,3)

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 00:00The Minister on the Loch S32 · 3/3L
Roy Goldring: Magazine Dances 2005-2009 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c Poussette
9–
1c dance down 2 places, turn BH ; dance up 2 places, turn BH, open upwards and face out
17–
1c+3c DblFig8 round 2c, 1c casting, 3c crossing up to begin, 1c finish facing out for
25–
1W+2W & 1M+2M turn EH 1½ ; 1c+3c repeat (2,3,1)

0 00:00Swiss Lassie R32 · 3/4L
Rosi Betsche: RSCDS XXXIX 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cast off 2 (dance in to begin) (2c+3c up) ; 2c+1c 1¼ turn RH to midline, facing P
9–
2c+1c Reel4 on midline, 2M and 1W end facing opposite side, with P behind
17–
2c & 1c chase clw round 3c to (1,3,2) ; All A&R
25–
3c+2c turn RH ½, leading into ½ RHA, to sidelines ; 1c+2c repeat (2,1,3)

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0 00:00The Luckenbooth Brooch J32 · 3/4L
John Bowie Dickson: Reels and Wheels (CD booklet) · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c in promhold (1M on the R) Reel3 with 2c (Rsh to 2M), 2c finish in 1pl
9–
Repeat with 3c, finish in centre, facing M side, 1M above 1W
17–
2c+3c dance R&L while{8} 1c dance out on M side, divide and cast to meet in centre, dance out on W side, divide and cast into
25–
In lines across 1M+2c facing 1W+3c set twice ; 1c turn RH 1¾ to promhold to continue (2,1,3) (on 2nd time through, turn RH ¾ and dance down to 4pl (4c up))

0 00:00The Silver Grey S32 · 3/3L
Roy Goldring: Graded and Social Dances 2 - 23 Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All set and cross RH ; set and cross RH
9–
All circle6 and back, finish 1c facing 3c down/up in the middle
17–
1c+3c ¾ of R&L up/down | 3c cross LH to sidelines while{} 1c cast off one (2c up) (to 2,1x,3)
25–
1c cross down into ½ Fig8 round 3c ; 1c followed by 3c dance up (NHJ) to top and cast off to order 2,3,1

0 00:00The Reverend John MacFarlane R32 · 4/4L
Gary W Morris: RSCDS XXXVII 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross down into Mirror Reels3 on opposite sides with 2c+3c (1x,2,3)
9–
1c ½ Fig8 round 2c ; 1c (BHJ) slip down to between 3c | set (top foot starting) (2c+3c up, 4c step in)
17–
1c+4c Poussette (2,3,4,1)
25–
2c+3c & 4c+1c RHA ; all C turn LH (3M polite L turn into next repetition).

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 00:00The Gardeners' Fantasia S32 · 3/3L
Pamela Cook: RSCDS XLVI 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c Circle4 L and face up/dn NHJ ; Set | 1c turn inwards and cast as 2c dance up and 3c step in for
9–
1c+3c Rondel, 3c finish facing 1cnr
17–
3c set to and turn cnrs, finish on sidelines (2,3x,1) with 1c facing 2c
25–
3c dance up | cast off ; lead down LHJ, cross and cast up while{8} 2c+1c R&L, starting along the sides (2,3,1)

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 00:00Miss Allie Anderson J32 · 3/4L
Mina Corson: The Leaflet Dances with Music · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All clap, 1W+2W+3W dance Rsh once round P to face down with him RHJ ; All lead down the middle
9–
All M turn P under R arm and lead up to (1x,2x,3x) ; All set, ½ RH turn into
17–
1c+2c+3c Promenade (1,2,3)
25–
1c+2W RHA, 1M finishing 2pl own side (2M up on [3-4]) ; 1c+2M LHA (2W up on [7-8]) to (2,1,3)

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 00:00The Snake Pass J32 · 3/4L
Norman Churnside: Life Begins at Forty · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c ½R&L ; 1c+3c ½R&L (2x,3x,1)
9–
1c cross RH, cast up (3c down) ; ½ Fig8 down to face 1cnrs
17–
½Reel4 with 1cnrs, pass Lsh ; ½Reel4 with 2cnrs with fast ½turn LH into
25–
3c+1W & 1M+2c RHA ; Lsh Snake Pass (unwind the RHA, 1c leading, pass other snake Lsh through 2plx and chase cclw to) (2,1,3)

0 00:00Mairi's Wedding R40 · 3/4L
James B Cosh: Twenty Two SCD · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH | cast (2c up) ; turn LH to face 1cnrs
9–
1c ½Reel4 with 1cnrs (pass P Lsh) ; Repeat with 2cnrs
17–
Repeat with 3cnrs (1cnr person) ; Repeat with 4cnrs (2cnr person)
25–
1W+2c & 1M+3c Reels3 across, Lsh to 1cnr
33–
2c+1c+3c circle6 and back

Note: Cosh explicitly tells 1c to pass Lsh in [9-24]; however the Rsh pass is quite common, and nicknamed »Mairi's Divorce«.

0 00:00Mrs MacPherson of Inveran R32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: Bon Accord Book of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c+3c Inveran Reels3 (1c crossing top and bottom)
9–
1c turn RH 1½ into 2plx facing out (2c up) ; 1c cast up round 2c and cross down to (2,1,3)
17–
G-Chain (2c cross)
25–
circle6 and back

0 00:00The Laird of Milton's Daughter J32 · 3/4L
Craigmyle: RSCDS XXII 10 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set, cross RH ; cast off (2c up), turn LH to 1cnrs
9–
Corners' chain: 1c+1cnrs turn ½ RH | 1cnrs turn LH ; 1c+1cnrs turn back RH ½ | 1c turn LH 1¼ to 2cnrs
17–
Repeat with 2cnrs, 1c crossing LH to 2pl
25–
2c+1c+3c circle6 and back

0 00:00Wisp of Thistle S32 · 3/4L
Pat Kent: RSCDS XXXVII 4 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+3c Petronella to midline | set to P ; 1c+3c ½Reel4
9–
3c+1c Petronella to own side, 3c+2c+1c set ; all turn P RH into
17–
3c+2c+1c Allemande (1,2,3)
25–
1c cross RH, cast off one (2c up) ; ½ Fig8 round 2c (2,1,3)

After their second turn, 1c casts to 4pl on [32] as 4c steps up