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0 00:00The Cranberry Tart J32 · 3/4L
Terry Glasspool: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-16
Fugue: 1M set | cast (2M up) ; set | petronella to between 3c ;; set with 3c | advance with 3c ; retire with 3c | advance alone while{16} 1W waits {2} and then repeats 1M’s [1-14], dancing with 2c, on [16] 1W pivots R to give Rsh to 2W
17–
1W with 1M following Reel3 across with 2c, finish (2,1,3)
25–
Parallel Reels3 on own sides, 1c Rsh to 3c (2,1,3)

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0 00:00Flights of Fancy J32 · 3/4L
Jeanetta McColl: Celebrate Fifty Years of Dancing with the Boston Branch · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+3c set, turn ¾ RH into ; ½Reel4 on mid-line
9–
1c (W leading) & 3c (M leading) chase clw to own places while{4} 2c Turn RH ; all chase clw ½ to (3x,2x,1x)
17–
3c+2c half R&L (no polite turn) ; 3c+1c half R&L (to 2,1,3x)
25–
1c ½ Fig8 down (round 3c) ; 1c+3c set and cross RH (2,1,3)

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0 00:00Pelorus Jack J32 · 3/4L
Barry Skelton: RSCDS XLI 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH, cast (2c up) ; 1c+3c RHA, finish 1M facing 1cnr, 1W behind him
9–
1c in tandem +1cnrs ½ diagonal Reel3, Rsh to 3W (1M & 1W loop R singly for lead change, so 1W now leads P) ; ½ diagonal Reel3, Rsh to 2W (+ lead change)
17–
Continue pattern twice
25–
2c+1c LHA ; 1c turn LH ½ | all set (2,1,3)

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0 00:00Postie's Jig J32 · 4/4L
Roy Clowes: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+4c set, cast to middle positions (2c+3c step to end) ; 1c&4c ½ Fig8 round end C (2,1x,4x,3)
9–
1M+4M and 1W+4W cross NHJ, (W under men's arch), turn cnr ¾ with 'free' hand ; 1c facing 4c change places NHJ (arch going up), turn cnr as before
17–
Repeat (Men's arch ; arch going up)
25–
1c+4c ½ R&L ; turn P RH

Note that both times the couple moving UP makes the arch.

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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.

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0 00:00The Australian Ladies R32 · 3/4L
Robert M Campbell: Glasgow Assembly And Other Scottish Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off two (2c+3c up) ; 3c+1c RHA
9–
1c lead to top, cross and cast to 2pl (3c down) ; 2c+1c LHA (2,1,3)
17-32
2c+3c (»corners«) set and change place RH four times following the track of R&L (3M&2W make polite turns) while{16} 1c cross (across or up/dn) RH and cast R round the corner four times.

Note by the deviser in TacTalk of jan. 1986: on [17-32] the corners set »as written«; they do not split the setting as is customary in »J.B. Milne«.
Devised in May 1967 in New Zealand by Bob Campbell of Canada for Jean Conway, Elma See, Lorraine Dyall, and Margaret Gray of the Newcastle (Australia) Colleges Strathspey and Reel Club.

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0 00:00Cramond Bridge R32 · 3/4L
Valerie Farr: The London Jubilee Book (1979) · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH, cast (2c up) ; cross LH, cast 1W up, 1M down and dance in to meet facing 2M
9–
1c in promhold dance half diagonal Rsh Reel3 with 2M+3W ; repeat with 3M+2W, 1c finish in middle facing women' side
17–
1c lead out on W side and cross, casting round 2W and 3W positions (1M down, 1W up) to meet in middle ; 1c turn RH 1¼ times while{4} 3c+2c ½ R&L around them
25–
1c lead up between top couple and cast off ; 2c+1c+3c Turn RH

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0 00:00The Eightsome Reel R464 · 4S
RSCDS II 12 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Part A

1–
All C circle8 and back
9–
1W+2W+3W+4W RHA, holding P LH ; all C veer right NHJ to bring M to the middle for LHA back to places, M holding P RH.
17–
All C set to partners twice ; turn partners once BH, to finish facing partners in original places
25-40
All C G-Chain (2 skip change par hand) to own places, finishing facing the centre (no polite turn)

Part B

1–
1W moves to centre, and dances alone (any suitable reel steps) while{} 1M+2c+3c+4c circle7 and back
9–
1W sets to and turns P BH ; sets to and turns opposite M (3M) BH
17–
1W+1M+3M Reel3, 1W starts with Lsh to 1M, 1W stays in the centre at the end
25–
Repeat bars 1-8
33–
1W sets to and turns M on right (4M) BH ; sets to and turns opposite M (2M) BH
41–
1W+4M+2M Reel3, 1W starts with Lsh to 4M, at the end 1W resumes her original place, and 2W moves into the centre

Repeat part B 7 times, with 2W, 3W, 4W, 1M, ... 4M each in turn in the centre. On bars 9- the W/M in the centre first sets to the P, then to the opposite M/W. In bars 33- the W/M first sets to the M/W on the L (seen from inside) of her/his original position, then the M/W opposite.
repeat part A

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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.

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0 00:00General Stuart's Reel R32 · 3/4L
Castle Menzies (18C): RSCDS X 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1M sets to 2W and casts off (2M up) ; 1W sets to 2M and casts off (2W up)
9–
1c turn 1cnr RH | pass Rsh ; turn 2cnr LH | pass Rsh to face 1cnr
17–
SetH&G , finish BtoB facing 1M up / 1W down.
25–
Reels3{6} with cnrs (Rsh to 2cnr) | 1c cross.

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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«.

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0 00:00The Meeting of the Waters R48 · 3/4L
Iain Boyd: The Strathtay Album · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c Reel4 across, 1M+2W pass Lsh as 1W/2M cast down/up, finish in places, 1W facing out (1W+2M final pass is Rsh) (1,2,3)
9–
1c parallel Rsh Fig8 on own side round 2c+3c
17–
1W, followed by 1M, cast off behind 2W, cross down between 3c (2c up) ; cast up round 3M and cross (to 2,1,3)
25–
1c+3c RHA ; 2c+1c LHA
33–
2c+1c+3c parallel Reels3 on the sides (1c Rsh to 3c)
41–
All Circle6 and back

On [7-8] 1W+2M originally passed Lsh, but the deviser changed this to Rsh.

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0 00:00The Music Makars R32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: RSCDS XXXIII 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH and cast off one place (2c up) ; 1¼ turn LH to:
9–
1c+1cnrs BiL, face and set to 1cnrs ; swivel R and again BiL, 1c turn ¾ RH to:
17–
1c+2cnrs BiL, face and set to 2cnrs ; swivel L and again BiL, 1c turn LH to finish 1M below, 1W above
25–
Teapots R+L (1W+2c & 1M+3c RHA, pass Rsh ; 1W+3c & 1M+2c LHA) (2,1,3)

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0 00:00Petronella R32 · 2/4L
RSCDS I 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c Petronella Turn | set ; repeat (1x,2)
9–
Repeat (1,2)
17–
1c lead down the middle and up
25–
1c+2c Poussette (2,1)

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0 00:00Preston Mill R32 · 5/5L
Margaret Martin: RSCDS XLV 7 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1M+2M+4W+5W all dance Fig8 round P and dancer to the R (pass between, cast R, dance up and Lsh round P) to places, at end 1M and 3W face out
9–
1M (1W follows) & 3W (3M follows) cast off (2c+4c up) and cross (to 2,1x,4,3x,5) ; 2c+1c & 3c+5c LHA
17–
1c+3c set advancing swiveling R into DTr position facing opposite sides | All dance 6 bars of Double DTr (1c+3c now face own side)
25–
1c+3c dance out casting off (4c+5c up) | All set ; All turn P RH (2,4,1,5,3)

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0 00:00The Reel of the Royal Scots R32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: The Leaflet Dances with Music · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1W+2W (1M+2M) turn LH (RH) ½, finishing 1c BtoB in 2pl | All set as in DTr ; 1W+3W (1M+3M) turn RH (LH) ½ | 2c+3c+1c set as in DTr
9–
1c followed by 3c dance up between 2c, cast off ; dance NHJ down through 3pl, cast up to face 1cnrs, 3c looping into 3pl
17–
1c turn 1cnrs RH, pass Rsh (cnrs dance for {4}) ; turn 2cnrs RH (same), and cross Rsh to (2,1,3)
25–
All circle6 and back

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0 00:00The Saltire Society Reel R32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: The Leaflet Dances with Music · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross to 2plx (no hands) (2c up) | 1c turn 3c easy hand, to meet between 3c ; 1c dance up NHJ opp. side | 1c turn 2c easy hand, 1c finish in 2plx facing down
9–
1c cross down into 2c+1c+3c mirror Reels3 on own sides, 1c finish in middle LHJ each facing own 1cnr
17–
1c set to 1cnrs, turning inwards to join RH | set to 3cnr, as these cnrs set advancing and join ; 1c+1cnrs RHA, finish 1cnrs in own places and 1c facing 2cnrs RHJ
25–
Repeat 17-24 with 2cnrs, interchanging »L« and »R« (to 2,1,3)

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0 00:00A Trip to Bavaria R32 · 4/4L
James MacGregor-Brown: Collins Pocket Reference: Scottish Country Dancing · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-16
1c+4c cross RH, while{} 2c+3c ½RHA | middle and end Cs change place LH on sides ; repeat 3 times, finish (1,2,3,4) 1c facing down, 2c up
17–
1c set to 2c | cross down to face 3c (2c dance up) ; 1c+3c repeat
25–
1c+4c repeat ; All A&R, 1c changing sides RH on [30] (2,3,4,1)

Note: on [30] the original says »RH«, but »BH« is widely used.

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0 00:00The Garry Strathspey S32 · 4/4L
James B Cosh: Twenty Two SCD · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c & 3c+4c ½R&L ; 1c+4c ½R&L (2x,4,1,3x)
9–
2c+4c & 1c+3c ½circle4 L | 2c+3c ½circle4 R ; 1c lead to top (others step down) (to 1x,4x,3x,2x)
17–
End couples facing middle couples All Set H.Schottische ; half G-Chain (2,3,4,1)
25–
All Reels4 on own sides.

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0 00:00The Glasgow Highlanders S32 · 2/4L
Walter F Gillies: RSCDS II 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

2 chords. On 2nd chord 1W crosses down to R of P, 2W moves 1 place up and 2M crosses to her place, so 1c faces 2c.

1–
1c+2c R&L, finish with 2M between 2W & 1W facing down and NHJ, 1M behind him
9–
1W+2M+2W dance down the middle, 1M following ; all turn (W inwards, M R about) 1M NHJ with the women, and 2M following, dance up to finish in line across, the W on the sidelines facing P in the middle (1c on M side)
17–
1c+2c set to P: Glasgow Highlanders step (M may do some other Highland step)
25–
Reels4 {6} across the dance | 1c lead down the M side and 2c up the W side to face next couple. On reaching the top, 2c waits inactive on own side ; on reaching the bottom 1c waits inactive on own side.

Notes: The RSCDS prescribes a 4c set, but the tradition is a longwise set 'for as many as will'.

J

0 00:00MacDonald of the Isles S32 · 3/3L
Derek Haynes: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
2c diagonal Reel4 with 1cnrs, at end dance Lsh round P to face 2cnrs
9–
2c diagonal Reel4 with 2cnrs (2cnr loop by the R) (to 1,2,3)
17–
1c+2c+3c »snowball« G-Chain (1c begin, 2 bars per hand) (to 3,2x,1)
25–
3c+2c ½ R&L ; 3c ½ Fig8 R (3M up, 3W down) (2,3,1)

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0 00:00Monymusk S32 · 3/4L
Preston (18C): RSCDS XI 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH | cast off (2c up) ; 1c turn 1¼ LH into
9–
1W+2c & 1M+3c set twice in lines across, but on [11-12] 1c Petronella to opposite sideline ; all set twice on sidelines (2,1x,3)
17–
2c+1c+3c circle6 and back
25–
Reels3{6} on the sides (Rsh to 2cnr) | 1c cross (2,1,3)

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0 00:00The Road To The Isles S32 · 4/4L
James B Cosh: Twenty Two SCD · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c+3c Inveran Reels3 (all cpls cross at top and bottom) (1c cross down, 2c out and up, 3c cross up, passing behind 1c), at end dance on to (2,1,3,4)
9–
1c set, cast off (3c up) ; 2c+3c & 1c+4c Circle4 L
17–
1c set, cast off (4c up) (2,3,4,1) ; 3c+1c turn P RH into promhold facing up while{} 2c+4c turn P RH 1½ into promhold facing down
25–
Reel4 for 4 couples, at the end the middle Cs pass Rsh, 2c&4c crossing to own side (2,3,4,1)

MH

0 00:00The Robertson Rant S80 · 4S
Mrs Douglas Winchester: RSCDS XXXIX 8 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All Circle8 and back
9–
Double L chain (women ½ RHA, turn opposite M LH ; ½ RHA, turn P LH, to own places)
17–
1c+3c Reel4, (W pass left shoulder, M set on [17-18], at the end W slow down and M speed up, face and acknowledge P and pull back inner shoulder to face corners.
25–
All set to corner H.Schottische ; turn cnr BH twice
33-48
2c+4c repeat [17-32]
49–
Women Circle4 L (at end pull back Rsh to face out) ; set to and turn P BH.
57–
Men circle4 R, pull back Lsh ; set to and turn P BH.
65–
G-Chain (one step per hand)
73–
Promenade cclw round the set in Allemande hold, M bring W into middle of set and hold RH for bow and curtsey

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0 00:00The Wind on Loch Fyne S32 · 3T
John Bowie Dickson: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross down, 1W / 1M Figs8 round 2c / 3c (pass between, meet & touch NH, out between same couple, cast up, turn RH ½ to place.
9–
All C face P for Rsh interlocking Reels4 (acknowledge P on [12], on [16] turn ¾ RH into:
17–
Men LHA 2/3 cclw while{2} women dance clw one place | all C turn RH ; repeat to new places (2,3,1).
25–
All C set NHJ | ½ circle6 left ; all C turn BH | ½ circle6 left (2,3,1)

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

Strathspey

1-16
'Chorus' ½G-Chain (1 step/hand, start with P) ; all set H.Schottische to P. Repeat [1-8], M finish in centre & face out
17–
'Diamond' All M dance a fling step (e.g. rocking step) while{8} W Petronella, ending ½ way round
25–
All pairs Turn RH ½, all W ½ LHA ; all turn P RH 1¼ (to places)
33-48
'Chorus' Repeat [1-16], finishing for
49–
'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
57–
Repeat [49-54] | dance out to original positions and clap twice

Reel

65-80
'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
81–
'Turn and round'1c+3c set advancing and turn opposite BH ; Circle4 L, to places
89–
2c+4c repeat
97-112
'Chorus' Repeat [1-16], W finish facing out
113-128
' 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

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