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0 00:00Hooper's Jig J32 · 3/4L
Miss Milligan's Miscellany of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All clap, 1c cross Rsh and cast off one (2c up) ; 1c+3c RHA
9–
All clap, 1c cross back Rsh, cast up to own place (2c down) ; 1c+2c LHA
17–
1M+3W change places RH | 1W+3M change RH, while{2} 1M+3W dance a Rsh loop ; 1M+3W cross back RH while{2} 1W+3M loop | 1W+3M cross back LH, 1W to 2pl while{2} 1M casts to 2pl (2c up)
25–
2c+1c R&L

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)

0 00:00MacDonald of the Isles S32 · 3/3L
Derek Haynes: Carnforth Collection of SC Dances 2 · 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)

0 00:00Broadford Bay R32 · 3/4L
Anne Grant: The Leaflet Dances with Music · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c (leading)+2c (dance up to begin), dance between 3c, cast up and dance to top, and 1c cast off (to 2,1,3)
9–
2c+1c+3c G-Chain (2c cross to start), finish 2M & 1W facing out (2,1,3)
17–
2W+1M turn RH 1½ while{4} 2M+1W chase ½ round cclw ; 2W+1M chase ½ round clw to 1W/2M places while{4} 2M+1W turn LH 1¼ to face P on 2diagonal
25–
2c+1c diagonal Reel4 (to 2,1,3)

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.

0 00:00Miss Eleanor S32 · 3/3L
Ann Dix: RSCDS XLIX 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
Mirror Reels3 on the sides, 2c start out and up
9--
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; turn RH and cast R (2M steps down, 3W up), (to 1,2,3 on M side, 2,3,1 on W side)
17--
3 couple Bourrel (3,1,2)
25--
Circle6 and back (3,1,2)

0 00:00The Lords Of The Wind R32 · 3/4L
Iain Boyd: The Lord of the Rings Collection · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1M+2W set | 1M cast (2M up) ; 1W+2M set | 1W cast (2W up) (2,1,3)
9–
2c+1W & 1M+3c RHA ; Lsh Snake Pass (unwind the RHA, 1c leading, pass other snake Lsh through 2plx and chase cclw to) (3,1,2)
17–
3c+1M & 1W+2c LHA ; Rsh Snake Pass (unwind the LHA, 1c leading, pass other snake Rsh through 2plx and chase clw to) (2,1,3)
25–
Circle6 and back

0 00:00Radcliffe Square M128 · 4S
Todd Pierce: Oxford Book of Dances, Silver Jubilee · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
All circle 8H round & back
9-16
All set & change places RH with corners, repeat back to place
17-24
All set NHJ & Ladies dance RH across & turn partners LH to places
25-32
Men cast round partner & dance anticlockwise 1 place, dance LH across & turn new partner RH to places
33-48
All dance Schiehallion Reel to end facing partner (on corner)
49-56
All dance La Baratte with partner:
49-50 Man 1/2 turns partner RH & retains hand but at arm's length from each other
51-52 Man retraces steps, taking LH, with Lady turning right under Man's arm briefly into Allemande hold (Man behind Lady facing Lady's original place) & releasing Lady's RH she turns under Man's left arm until almost in original places
53-54 All couples change places LH to opposite places
55-56 All set ending ready for…
57-64
All poussette right round

Repeat in Reel time

0 00:00Da Rain Dancin' R32 · 3/4L
Ron Wallace: Whiteadder Collection · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c dance down 2 places and cast up to 2pl (2c up) ; 2c+1c+3c set and cross RH (2x,1x,3x)
9–
1c dance up and cast off one ; 2c+1c+3c set | 2c+3c cross LH while{2} 1c turn LH to face 1cnr:
17–
1c set R to 1cnr {1} and L to P {1} | turn ¾ RH ; set R to 2cnr and L up/down to P | turn ¾ RH to 2pl
25–
2c+1c+3c circle6 and back. (2,1,3)

0 00:00Muirland Willie J32 · 3/4L
RSCDS XXI 9 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c lead down to 3pl, cross and cast to 2pl, while{} 2c set and cross RH into 3pl, while{} 3c cast to top and cross RH ; all C set (may advance a bit) and turn BH to own side (3,1,2)
9–
Repeat [1-8] from new positions (2,3,1)
17–
1c lead to top (2c+3c down) ; 1c set | 1c+2c set advancing
25–
1c+2c Poussette (2,1,3).

Unofficial: On 2nd turn, 4c has an easier start if 1c+3c+4c dance a 3c Poussette

0 00:00Jennifer's Jig J32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: Bon Accord Book of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c+3c set | cross RH ; repeat & 2c face out
9–
1c+2c DblFig8 (1c cross down), at end 2c face out and up (1,2,3)
17–
1c+2c+3c Inveran reels (1c cross down, and cross up from the bottom, 2c+3c full reel3 on own side) (1,2,3)
25–
1c with 2c following lead down {3}, turn RH ½ {1} ; turn on ½ moving upwards | 2c+1c lead up (to 2,1,3)

0 00:00Mrs Stuart Linnell R40 · 3/4L
John Bayly: Imperial Book of Scottish Country Dances - Volumes 1-3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast (2c up) ; all set | 1c petronella to centre, facing out BtoB while{2} 2M+3W cast (Lsh back) to face them in line across while{2} 2W+3M petronella (2W up, 3M down) to midline facing each other
9–
2M+1c+3W ½Reel4 across ; after passing Lsh 1c turn LH ¾ | 2W+1W & 1M+3M turn RH ½ and face that person
17–
1W+2W+3M+1M ½Reel4 on midline ; after passing Lsh 3M+2W turn LH ¾ | 2W+3W & 2M+3M turn RH ½ and face that person
25–
2W+3W+2M+3M ½Reel4 across ; All set | 1c set, turning R about while{2} 2W+3W & 2M+3M turn RH ¾, all face clw round the set
33–
All ½ chase clw ; 2c+3c continue chase while{4} 1c turn RH to (2,1,3)

(Hint: In all ½ turns and ½Reels face dancer of own sex).

0 00:00Ruby Wilkinson's Farewell to Cranshaws S32 · 4/4L
Alasdair Brown: RSCDS LII 6 · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

2 chords - 2nd chord 3s+4s cross to opp sides

1-8
1s+4s set, cast down/up to 2nd/3rd places (2s+3s step up/down bars 3-4). 1s+4s turn 1/2 LH & dance 1/2 LH across to 1M facing 3L, 1L+3M, 4M+2L, 4L+2M
9-16
4s+1s dance diagonal interlocking reels of 4 with corner positions (LH across 1/2 way in middle) while 2s (in 1st place) & 3s (in 4th place) dance reels of 4 across. End with 4s+1s facing each other, NHJ with partner, (4s face down, 1s face up)
17-24
4s+1s Set+Link & dance circle 4H round to Left
25-32
2s+4s also 1s+3s dance Poussette 2 4 (1) (3)

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)

0 00:00The Iona Cross M192 · 6S
John W Mitchell: Whetherly Book 17 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Square set with 5c facing 1c and 6c facing 3c.

1–
1c+5c+6c+3c parallel Reels4 up/down the set, to places
9–
Facing couples (1c+5c & 6c+3c) dance BtoB while{4} 2c+4c A&R across ; facing couples half R&L, 1c & 3c end facing side couples
17–
2W+1c+4M & 2M+3c+4W parallel Reels4 across
25–
Each centre dancer (1c+3c) + his two corners RHA ; 1c+3c LHA in centre while{4} corners Circle8 ¾ L (this circle is very quick and must get round in time ; can be replaced in social events by a ¾ clw chase; or by a circle8 ¼ L or R and set or by chase ¼ clw or cclw and set) (finish 2, 6, 4, 5, 1c facing top, 3c facing bottom)

Danced 3 x 32 as Strathspey, then again as Reel

0 00:00The Rutland Reel R40 · 3/4L
Robert Senior: RSCDS XLVIII 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; cross down RH and cast up to (2,1x,3)
9--
2c+1c La-Chain
17--
Reels3{6} on the sides, 1c Rsh to 3c | 1c turn 3c RH ½ on sides (2,3,1x)
25--
3c+1c M-Chain (2,3,1x)
33--
1W followed by 1M cast up and cross to own side (3c down) ; 1c+3c Circle4 L (2,1,3)

0 00:00The Weathercock J32 · 4/4L
Veronica Hughes: A Second Book of Graded Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
Parallel Reels4 on the sides
9–
1c+3c set advancing to midline and join RH with P, LH in middle | BiL (2c+4c up) ; 1c+2c & 3c+4c RHA
17–
1W+3M turn LH ¾ while{} 1M+3W dance round clw ¼ to meet P in line across | BiL ; repeat
25–
3c+2c & 1c+4c RHA ; 1c+3c turn person ahead (»corner«) RH to finish (2,3,4,1) (M turn once and a bit, W turn 1½ and a bit)

note: the set tends to move upwards; ease down gently in the turns to end in the right positions

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 00:00Orpington Caledonians R32 · 3/4L
John Brenchley: RSCDS XLIX 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c set | 1W followed by 1M cast off 1pl (2c up on 5-6) and cross | 1c+3c turn LH ½ on sidelines (1M+3M face out)
9--
1c+3c L-Chain (1M face out)
17--
1M followed by 1W cast up (3c down on 19-20) and cross ; 1c+2c RHA (1M+2W face out)
25--
Reels3 on the sides, 1c Lsh to 3c (2,1,3))

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