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0 00:00Best Set in the Hall J32 · 3/4L
Helen Greenwood: RSCDS XLVI 7 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | 1W (1M follows) casts off 2, crosses, W dances up behind M line, and M dances up the middle, 1c face 1cnr (2c up)
9–
1c set to 1cnr | 1c cast Rsh round each other to 3cnr position while{2} 1cnrs dance into centre, and swivel R to face own cnr ; repeat, 1cnrs finishing in exchanged places, and 1c facing 2cnr
17–
Repeat with 2cnrs (3x,1x,2x)
25–
All chase clw ½ round ; all turn RH. (2,1,3)

To: Auckland Region President, Campbell MacKay, nov. 2003

Xiaowen

0 00:00Chris Ronald's Strathspey S32 · 3/4L
Ron Wallace: The San Andreas Collection · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
1s & 2s cross passing RSh then circle left 1/2 way, 1s dance DoSiDo
9-16
1s turn partner RH & 1st corner LH, 1s turn partner RH & 2nd corner LH to end 1M between 2s (facing 2M) & 1L between 3s (facing 3L)
17-24
1s dance Figs of 8 across (RSh to start) while 2s & 3s dance DoSiDo twice (RSh then LSh)
25-32
1s set to 1st corner then turn partner RH, set to 2nd corner then turn RH to own sides

Sue R

0 00:00The Fireside Reel R32 · 3/4L
Scottish Country Dances of The 18th Century · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
1M casts to 2nd place, crosses & turns 2L RH to end in 2nd place opp side, 1L casts, crosses & turns 2M LH to end in 2nd pl opp side
9-16
1s lead down & cast up round 3s, 2s+1s dance 1/2 R&L (2s end 2nd place opposite sides) 1 (2) 3
17-24
1s+2s set & petronella turn moving anticl'wise to next position to Right, 1s+2s repeat 2 (1) 3
25-32
2s+1s+3s dance 6 bar reels of 3 on opposite sides giving RSh to 2nd corners (1M up, 1L down), 1s cross to own side 2nd place on bars 31-32

Vivian

0 00:00The Immigrant Lass J32 · 4/4L
Morton Jay: RSCDS XXXIX 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c turn RH 1½ ; 1c+2c RHA while{} 3c+4c turn RH 1½
9–
1c+2c ½ R&L while{} 3c+4c RHA ; 1c+3c ½ R&L (2,3,1x,4x)
17–
3c+1c L-Chain
25–
1c+4c lead up {3}, change sides (M loop above while{} W under M's arm) ; lead down | 4c casts up while{} 1c dances straight into 4pl (2,3,4,1)

Ken

0 00:00The Cashmere Shawl S32 · 3/4L
Iain Boyd: The Strathtay Album · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH | cast off 2 (2c+3c up) ; cross LH | cast up to 2pl (3c down) (2,1x,3)
9–
1c turn P RH, 1cnr LH ; 2cnr RH, P LH to face 1cnrs
17–
½Reel4 on 1diag and pass Rsh ; ½Reel4 on 2diag ; ending (3x,1x,2x)
25–
(»Chain«:) Middle couple change places RH with person diag. to R | new middles repeat LH and L ; repeat R, all C cross LH (2,1,3)

Deborah

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)

Mary

0 00:00The Aviator J32 · 3/4L
Carola Fischer: RSCDS LII 9 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c lead down (2c up), on [4] 1W crosses in front and, 1M following, casts up (round any standing M), to finish 1c in 2pl facing 3W
9--
3W+1c+2M Rsh lead-change diag. Reel3 ; 1M dancing the full reel, while for [13-16] 1W turns 3M LH to finish behind 1M, both on midline facing up
17--
2W+1c+3M Rsh lead-change diag. Reel3 ; 1W dancing the full reel, while for [21-24] 1M turns 3W LH to finish 1c in 2plx, 1W facing out
25--
1c dance up (1W Rsh to 2M, 1M Rsh to 2W) | 1c dance Rsh round 2W to 2pl | All set.

Wang

0 00:00The Moray Rant S48 · 3/3L
John Drewry: Silver City Book of SCD · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
Inveran reels{6} (1c cross down from top, cross up from bottom) | 1c cross RH to (1x,2,3)
9–
1c set advancing | turn BH ; dance down between 2c, cast behind 3c, finish BtoB between 3c facing opp. side
17–
1M+3W & 1W+3M set & turn EH ¾ (1c start out between 2c and 3c) ; 1c dance up , cast up behind 2c, finish BtoB between 2c facing opp. side
25–
1M+2W & 1W+2M set & turn EH ¾ (1c start out between 2c and 3c) ; 1c ½Fig8 round 2c to (1,2,3)
33–
1c+2c Circle4 L ; 1c facing 2c NHJ set and 1c face up | 1c cast off while{2} 2c lead up (2,1,3)
41–
1c+3c repeat [33-40] to (2,3,1)

Ken

0 00:00Pinewoods Reel R32 · 3/4L
John Bowie Dickson: A Yankee Sampler · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+3c DblFig8 (1c cast to start) (1c finish in 2pl BtoB own side, 2c steps up)
9–
»Petronella Triangles«: 1c DTr {8}and finish facing 3cnr while{8} 2c+3c set | Petronella 1 place cclw ; set | Petronella 1 place cclw (to diagonally exchanged places)
17–
½ diagonal Reel4 with 1cnrs, pass Rsh to face 4cnr positions ; ½ diagonal Reel4 with 2cnrs, finish facing 1cnr for:
25–
Reels3{6} across (Lsh to 1cnr), 1c turn RH (2,1,3) (but on 2nd time through 1c dance NHJ to 4pl as 4c continue the reel, casting into 3pl).

Xiaowen

0 00:00The First Rain of Spring J32 · 3/3L
Wouter Joubert: RSCDS XLIX 4 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c dance down below 3c | cast up 1 place ; dance up to 1pl facing out | 1c+2c ½ turn EH, 2c face out
9--
2c+1c DblFig8, 1c crossing up
17-20
1c+3c turn P RH ¾ and face P up/dn | set ;
21-28
(½ Celtic Reel) 1c+3c pass Rsh | “outers” chase ¼ way clw while{2} “inners” turn (no hands) ¾ Lsh to face same person ; repeat
29-32
1c+3c Turn P RH ¾ | all set

Charlotte

0 00:00The Wind on Loch Fyne S32 · 3T
John Bowie Dickson: Dunedin Dances Book 1 · 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)

Chris

0 00:00John of Bon Accord R32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: RSCDS XXXIII 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-16
4 progressive ½Reels3 across, as follows: 1c+2W (1c start Rsh to P) ; 1c+2M (start Lsh) ; 1c+3W (Rsh) ; 1c+3M (Lsh), 1c finish in 3pl a bit in from the sidelines (2c & 3c finish their reels in 1plx and 2plx)
17–
1c turn RH, cast up one place on own sides (3c down) ; 1c ½ Fig8 round 2c (2x,1x,3x)
25–
All turn P ¾ RH to face P along the midline | All Set retaining RHJ ; all turn P ¾ RH | All Set (2,1,3)

Wang

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

Sue R

0 00:00Les Remparts de Séville J32 · 3/4L
Aliénor Latour: RSCDS 50 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; 1c ½Fig8, Lsh to 1cnr
9--
1c turn LH to face 1cnrs | 6 bars of set H&G, into lines across
17--
S&Link3 ; all set | all cross RH
25--
Circle6 and back (2,1,3)

Deborah

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)

Sue Trapp

0 00:00Alison Rose S32 · 4/4L
Derek Ivory: Imperial Book of Scottish Country Dances - Volumes 1-3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c lead down the middle and loop up into 4pl (2c+3c+4c up) ; all set | Circle8 L for two places
9–
all M (at top) LHA while{4} all W (below) RHA ; Continue both HA, but as each couple meets (order 1,4,3,2) they cross to the other wheel (W pass in front)
17–
As couples meet again the W join RH with P, the M dancing as if still in RHA, and (1c leading) unwind and lead up the middle and out to opposite sidelines {6} | all turn P RH ½ into
25–
1c+4c+3c+2c Allemande (to 2,3,4,1)

»Easier version« for [17-20]: As couples meet the W join NH with P who maintain RHA (continue as described)

Elizabeth

0 00:00The Clansman R32 · 2/4L
Derek Haynes: RSCDS XXXII 8 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off (2c up) ; 2c+1c ½ RHA | set to P (1,2x)
9–
1c+2c R&L, finish with ¾ LH turn into line across, the W in the centre:
17–
The Targe (1W+2W turn ¾ RH while{2} 1M+2M chase ¼ round cclw | 1M+2W & 1W+2M Turn LH ; repeat) finishing on sides (2,1x)
25–
2c facing 1c set | all set to P ; 1c lead up, cross and cast to 2pl (2,1)

David