Note: You can set your preferences for diagram and crib sources in your profile.

0 00:00Monday

0 00:00Bratach Bana R32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH | cast off (2c up) ; ½ Fig8 to R around 1cnr (to 2,1x,3)
9–
½Reel3 on sides (Rsh to 2cnr) ; ½Reel3 across (Lsh to 3cnr position), finish on sides (3x,1,2x)
17–
1c turn ¾ LH, Turn 1cnr person (3cnr position) RH ; pass Rsh, turn 2cnr person (4cnr position) ¾ RH to promhold (cnr on the right)
25–
These pairs change places Rsh | drop left hand and turn RH ½ to sidelines ; half diagonal R&L (1st diagonal direction)

Note on [27-28]: originally 2 PdB. modified by Drewry to SkCh. O. Otto says best variant is corners in PdB, 1c in SkCh

0 00:00A Capital Jig J32 · 3/4L
Tine E MacKay: Magazine Dances 2005-2009 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c Set&Rotate, finish 1c facing 2c (2,1,3)
9–
Rsh Reels3 on the sides
17–
1c set | turn ¾ RH ; 2c+1W & 1M+3c LHA (to 2,1x,3)
25–
1c set | turn ¾ RH ; 2c+1M & 1W+3c LHA (2,1,3)

0 00:00Cape Town Wedding S32 · 3/4L
Tom Kerr: RSCDS XXXIX 4 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross down (no hands) to 2plx (2c up) | change places with 3c EH ; 1c turn RH ½ | lead to top (2c+3c down) and face up in promhold
9–
1c with 2c Rsh Reel3 across, at the end 1c pivots inwards into 1pos on own side facing down NHJ, with 2c in 2pl, on [16] 3c step in and face up NHJ
17–
All set, all Petronella (1c+3c in tandem) ; all set advancing {1} to join hands in circle, while setting {1} pull Rsh back tightly | and cast clw (to 1,2,3)
25–
1c+2c the Knot

0 00:00Crossing the Line R32 · 3/3L
John Drewry: Bankhead Book Part 6 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross down into Mirror Reels3 on opposite sides with 2c+3c, 1c finish in promhold facing down between 2c in 1pl
9–
1c+2M+2W Reel3 across (Rsh to 2M) (at end 1c start downwards)
17–
1c (promhold) dance between 3c, cross LH and cast up to 2pl ; turn RH and face out (see note)
25–
2c & 3c petronella {8} while 1c casts R (1M up, 1W down) | cross between setting end couples ; cast to 2plx | set (all together) (2x,1x,3x)

The set is now inverted ; repeat using the bottom (3c) as new top. In 6 times through each couple dances once as 1c from »each hemisphere«.
Note: On [24], some dancing couples choose to face in after the RH turn and then cast into the next figure.

0 00:00Auchinellan Jig J32 · 3/4L
Alice McLean: The Auchinellan Collection · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c set | RHA | 1c cast as 2c dance up (2,1,3)
9–
Mirror Reels3 on own side, 1c start in and down
17–
1c ½Fig8 Left (M up, W dn) ; all chase clw ½ round (3x,1,2x)
25–
Diagonal R&L

0 00:00Autumn in Appin S32 · 4/4L
John Drewry: RSCDS XXXI 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

On 2nd chord 3c+4c change sides to 1,2,3x,4x. Centro-symmetrical dance.

1–
2c+3c Petronella Turn and set ; turn ¾ RH into ½RHA to form pairs in promhold facing out (3W+2M on M side ; 2W+3M on W side).
9–
1c+4c Petronella Turn | set ; ½ RH turn and Promenade clw to the side positions, forming a square set while{8} the pairs cast R | pass between end Cs ; Promenade clw to other end
17–
1c+4c ½ L-Chain across ; the pairs ½ M-Chain, finishing with a full RH turn to put M on the right of P (2c at top, 3c at bottom)
25–
All set | ½ circle8 L {3}, dance in on L foot into centre and all swivel R {1} | spiral out into longwise set (2,4,1x,3x)

0 00:00Caddam Wood R32 · 5/5L
John W Mitchell: Scottish Dance Archives · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+5c cross RH and cast one towards middle of set ; 1c+5c turn 1¼ RH to centre line (M face up, W down)
9–
1c+5c Reel4 while{8} 2M+3M+4M & 2W+3W+4W Reels3 on sides (3c starts inwards giving Rsh)
17–
1c+2c & 4c+5c RHA ; LHA (1c+5c finish in the middle)
25–
1M+5W 1½ RH turn ; 1W+5W & 1M+5M 1½ LH turn, each pair ending on own sides, (on [29] 2M+3M+4M & 2W+3W+4W step one place to the left) (finishing order M 2-3-4-5-1 and W 5-1-2-3-4, i.e. not facing own P)

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 00:00Burnieboozle R32 · 3/4L
David G Queen: Southport Book Volume 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set, cast (2c up) ; turn LH 1½ and face out (2,1x,3)
9–
Reels3 on the sides (Lsh to 2cnr), at end 1c turn RH to face 1cnrs
17-32
»Dance to Each Corner and Set« (»Free« cnrs set diagonally while{2} centre dancers change place Rsh with the facing cnr, who in the centre pass Rsh to face next cnr on R. Repeat this five times, on alternating diagonals) ; 1c turn RH 1½ to 2pl while{4} 3c+2c ½ R&L starting along the sides.(2,1,3)

0 00:00The Cocket Hat J40 · 3/4L
Ken Jones: RSCDS XLIV 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast (2c up) ; dance between 3c and cast up to (2,1,3)
9–
2c+1W & 1M+3c ½ Reel3 across ; ½ Reels3 on opposite sides (Rsh to 2cnr pos.) to (3x,1x,2x)
17–
3c+1M & 1W+2c RHA, and 1c faces 3cnr pos ; ½ Reel4 on 1st diag., 1c pass Rsh to face 4cnr pos.
25–
½ Reel4 on 2nd diag., 2c+1W & 1M+3c RHA (2,1,3)
33–
All circle 6 L on [36] cross R foot over and face cclw ; All chase back to (2,1,3)

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 00:00Alan J Smith J32 · 3/4L
Andrew Smith: RSCDS XLV 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | dance down the middle and out through 2pl (2c up) ; 1M+3M & 1W+3W turn EH into DTr position (1c briefly join NH)
9–
2c+1c+3c DTr, at end 1c turn R about to face 1cnr
17–
Turn CPCP, but at the end cross RH to (2,1,3)
25–
All Circle6 and back (2,1,3)

0 00:00Tuesday

0 00:00The Royal Yacht Britannia R40 · 3/4L
John Drewry: RSCDS XLIII 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | dance (touch NH) out through 2pl (2c up) ; cast L round 4cnr into the middle for
9–
Teapots R ; and L on the sides (1c+1cnr+2cnr RHA ; 1c+3cnr+4cnr LHA), face 1cnr
17–
set to 1cnr | 1c dance (Sk-Ch) ¾ R round P to face 2cnr ; set to 2cnr | dance (Sk-Ch) R round P to face out in 2pl
25–
Rsh Reels3 on the sides
33–
2c+1c+3c circle6 and back.

0 00:00Welcome to Ayr J32 · 3/4L
Jill Hendricksen/Kathy Stewart: RSCDS XLVII 8 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c DblFig8, 1c crossing down to start, at end 2c face out
9–
1c+2c turn EH 1¼ on side (2c to 1pl) and 1c face down NHJ ; 1c dance down and turn 3c EH, 3c finish in 3pl and 1c facing 1cnr
17–
1c+1cnrs ½ diag. Reel4 and pass Rsh ; repeat with 2cnrs, 1c finish on midline Lsh to Lsh facing own side
25–
3c+1M & 1W+2c RHA (3x,1x,2x) ; All chase clw ½ round (2,1,3)

0 00:00Sands of Morar S32 · 3/4L
Barry Priddey: RSCDS XLV 6 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c Fig8 round 2c, giving hands
9–
All Mirror Reels3 on own side, 1c starts in, join hands on meeting P
17–
1c turn BH | 1c dance to 3pl NHJ while{4} 2c+3c continue reel to top and follow behind 1c ; 3c+2c+1c set facing down | 1c cast to top, 2c+3c following to finish (1,2,3)
25–
1c+2c Tourbillon (1c+2c turn P BH ½, opening out to one place clw in the square (1c to W side, 2c to M side) | 1c set to 2c ; repeat figure (to 2x,1x) | 2c+1c cross RH) (2,1,3)

0 00:00The Falls of Rogie R32 · 3/4L
Jean Attwood: Alexander Dances Book 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast (2c up) ; cross RH | cast R (M up, W down)
9–
½ Reels3 across (Lsh to 2cnr) ; set in lines across | all cross up/down RH
17–
Corners chase once clw while{8} 1c chase half way clw and turn RH 1¼ to face 1cnr positions
25–
½ diag. Reel4 with 1cnrs, 1c pass Rsh ; ½ diag. Reel4 with 2cnrs, 1c passing Rsh to 2pl.

0 00:00Torridon Lassies J40 · 3/4L
John Brenchley: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c cross RH | cast off (2c up) ; Teapots L, finish BtoB facing 4cnr
9--
SetH&G to 4cnr and P, and face 1cnr ; Turn 1cnr RH and face 2cnr
17--
½ Reel4 on 2diag and face 3cnr ; SetH&G to 3cnr and P and face 4cnr
25--
Turn 4cnr RH and face 1cnr ; ½ Reel4 with 1cnrs to meet in centre Rsh to Rsh facing up/dn
33--
1c cast Rsh round 2cnr to 2plx ; ½ Fig8 round 4cnr to 2pl while{8} corners set to P | cross RH ; set facing up/dn and change places RH to (2,1,3)

0 00:00Neidpath Castle S32 · 3/3L
Derek Haynes: RSCDS XXII 9 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All set | all turn BH twice | all set
9–
G-Chain (1c cross to start)
17–
1c Fig8 on own side round 2c+3c, starting inwards. On [24] 1c+2c dance in for
25–
1c+2c ½ Poussette, on [28] 1c continue slow turn and 3c dance in ; 1c+3c ½ Poussette (2,3,1)

0 00:00Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder J128 · 4S
Bill Hamilton: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
Circle8 L and back
9--
All W pass in front of P, dance behind next M ; RHA in the centre
17--
All W cross in front of opposite M, dance behind next M ; RHA, joining P for
25--
All Promenade once round clw (but see note)
33--
1c+3c (W following M) dance on 1 place clw and in (M round M, W round W) to face next couple ; set to and turn that person RH
41--
Reels4 across
49--
Fig8, 1c round 2c, 3c round 4c
57--
1c+3c LHA ; 1c/3c dance out Lsh round 2c/4c (M round M, W round W) and cclw to places
65--96
2c+4c repeat bars 33-64
97--
All Promenade once round cclw
105-120
The Men repeat [9-24] cclw with LHA in the centre
121--
Circle8 RIGHT and back (see note)

Note: This crib follows the current way of dancing. In the original instructions, the promenade [25-32] is cclw. Bill Hamilton said in 'hindsight' this promenade should be clw, but preferred not to change the official instructions. Bill disapproved of another variant, where the circle [121-128] is continued to the R only.

0 00:00Annan Gold S32 · 3/3L
Evelyn Ramwell: The Third Kirkbrae Collection · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All set | cross RH ; set | cross RH (1,2,3)
9–
1c dance down and face P (2c up) | set passing Lsh ; Turn 1cnr BH to facing lines across | All set
17–
1c set passing Lsh | turn 2cnr BH to (2,1x,3) ; All set | 1c cross Rsh and face out and down
25–
Mirror Reels3{6} on the sides | 1c turn 3c EH ½ (2,3,1)

0 00:00Inchmickery J32 · 5/5L
Roy Goldring: 14 Social Dances for 2000 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c circle4 L ; 1c long cast to 3pl (2c+3c up) (2,3,1,4,5)
9–
Teapots R ; and L (1c RHA with C on R ; LHA with C on L)
17–
1M+5W & 1W+2M Turn RH to places ; 1M+2W & 1W+5M repeat LH
25–
1c long cast to 5pl (4c+5c up) ; 5c+1c circle4 R (2,3,4,5,1)

0 00:00Rest And Be Thankful R32 · 3/4L
Grampian Collection of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off (2c up) ; cross LH and cast L round 4cnr to take 1cnr on R in promhold
9–
Promenade ½ round cclw and drop 1cnr at opposite corner while{4} 2cnrs A&R diagonally ; 1c turn 1¾ LH to 2cnrs
17–
Repeat with 2cnrs while{4} 1cnrs A&R ; 1c turn 1¼ LH to face 1cnr pos
25–
½Reel4 with 1cnrs, pass Rsh ; ½Reel4 with 2cnrs, crossing Rsh to 2pl

this follows the original instructions. Those who find the time short for crossing on [31-32] can try an easier choreography, also flowing better into 2nd turn, as follows:

17–
Repeat with 2cnrs while{4} 1cnrs A&R ; 1c turn 1¾ LH to face 3cnr (= 1cnr person)
25–
½Reel4 with 1cnrs, pass Rsh and face 4cnr ; ½Reel4 with 2cnrs, finish in 2pl

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)

0 00:00The Highland Rambler R40 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c long cast to 2pl (2c up on [3-4] ; 1c+3c RHA (2,1,3)
9–
2c+1c LHA, 1W faces out ; 1W followed by 1M cast up round 2W and down the middle of set, 1W between 3c and 1M between 2c, all facing down
17–
In lines of 3 down the middle (all swivel R) and up
25–
1M followed by 1W dance up, cast round 2W and into 2pl ; 1c turn RH
33–
Circle6 and back

0 00:00Wednesday

0 00:00Catch the Wind R32 · 3/4L
Romaine Butterfield: RSCDS XLV 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; ½Fig8 up (2,1x,3)
9–
1c set twice, on [11-12] 1W swivels R to face out ; 1W (1M following) casts R round 2M and down middle to finish 1W between 3c facing 3M, and 1M between 2c facing 2M.
17–
1M+2c & 1W+3c Rsh reels3 across
25–
1W (1M following) casts R round 3M and cross to 2pl ; 1c turn RH (2,1,3)

The original tune is a hornpipe

0 00:00The Chequered Court J32 · 3/4L
Duncan Brown: RSCDS XLII 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off (2c up) ; ½ Fig8 across to the R (1M up, 1W down) to face 1cnr
9–
1c+1cnrs pass and turn, at end 1c swivels R to be BtoB facing 4cnr ; 1c+4cnrs pass and turn, 1c swivels R to finish BtoB facing own side for
17–
DTr, 1c finish between end couple facing own side
25–
Reels3{6} across (Rsh to 4cnr) | 1c cross RH (2,1,3)

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)

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

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 00:00Cherrybank Gardens S32 · 3/3L
John Drewry: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c set | petronella in tandem ; repeat (2x,1x,3)
9–
2c+1c set | 2c cross RH while{2} 1c cross LH ; 1W+2c & 1M+3c RHA (Teapots) to sidelines (2,1,3)
17–
1c+3c S&Link ; 3c+1c circle4 left, end 3c facing 1c for
25–
G-Chain (2c cross to start) (2, 3, 1)

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)

0 00:00Christine's Fancy S32 · 3/3L
John Brenchley: The Kangaroo Paw · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
2c (= dancing C) turn RH ½ | twirl R to sideline facing out ; cast Rsh round 1cnr, meet and turn LH to face 1cnr
9–
½ Diag Reel4 with 1cnrs ; turn 3cnrs (1cnr person) RH | turn P LH ¾ to face 2cnr
17–
½ Diag Reel4 with 2cnrs ; turn 4cnrs (2cnr person) RH | turn P LH ½ to between end cpl (M up, W dn) facing 3cnr
25–
½ Lsh Reels3 across, finish NHJ at 2pl own side facing down ; 2W+1W & 2M+1M turn EH 1½ to (3,1,2)

0 00:00Anniversary Reel R32 · 4/4L
Sheila Muir: RSCDS XXXVI 7 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH, cast off (2c up), ½ Fig8 up (2,1,3,4)
9–
1W Reel3 across with 2c (Lsh to 2M) while{8} 1M ½ Lsh Reel3 with 3c then ½Reel3 with 4c (Rsh to 4M)
17–
1c+3c LHA ; 1W+2c & 1M+4c RHA
25–
1c pass Lsh into ½Reel4 across with 3c (3c to 2pl), at end 1c turn RH to 3plx RHJ while{2} 4c set advancing to join in | 1c+4c ½RHA (2,3,4,1)

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 00:00City of Belfast S32 · 3/3L
Lucy Mulholland: RSCDS XLVIII 6 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c ½ Fig8 round 2c ; 1c turn 2c EH 1¼ into line across, 1c in the middle
9–
1c+2c Reel4, finish 2c in 1pl and 1c (last pass is Lsh) facing 1cnr
17–
1c set to 1cnr | set to 2cnr, dancing R into sideline (2,1x,3) ; All set | 1c cross RH
25–
1c+3c Espagnole (2,3,1)

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 crossing to exchanged places ; all turn P EH (2,1)

0 00:00The Banchory Reel R32 · 3/4L
John S Trew · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; turn LH to 2pl facing in (2,1,3)
9–
2c+1W & 1M+3c reels3 across, Lsh to 1cnr
17–
2c+1M & 1W+3c reels3 across, Rsh to 2cnr (2,1,3).
25–
All circle6 & back.

0 00:00Thursday

0 00:00Shiftin' Bobbins R32 · 3/4L
Roy Clowes: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross down RH (2c up) to 2plx in DTr position with corners | set as DTr ; cast up, meet and dance down to 2pl in middle
9–
2M+1W+3M RHA, while{4} 2W+1M+3W LHA ; 1c followed by 2c+3c dance down the middle
17–
3c+2c+1c dance up the middle, 3c casting to 3pl, flowing into ; 1W+2M+3M LHA, while{4} 1M+2W+3W RHA
25–
1c dance to top, cast off one ; ½ Fig8 up round 2c.

0 00:00The Bees of Maggieknockater J32 · 4/4L
John Drewry: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off (2c up) ; 1c+3c RHA, finish as pairs 1M+3W & 3M+1W facing out on W/M side in promhold
9–
Pairs+ 2c+4c Rsh ½Reels3 on sides ; pairs meet & take P in promhold for Lsh ½Reels3 on sides
17–
Meet and repeat (as pairs Rsh ½Reels3 ; with P Lsh ½Reels3)
25–
1c (passing inside) turn 3c 1½ Easy Hand ; 1c cross and passing inside turn 4c EH 1½ (to 2,3,4,1)

0 00:00Gang the Same Gate S32 · 3/4L
Milton Levy: RSCDS XXXVI 4 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off 2 (2c+3c up) ; 1c cross RH and cast up (3c down) to (2,1,3)
9–
1c set passing Lsh | turn 1cnrs BH ; ½Reel4 with 2cnrs, at end 1c curve R to between end cpl (M above facing W below)
17–
1c set passing Lsh, turn 4cnr (2cnr persons) BH ; ½Reel4 with 1cnrs, at end curve R to end as (3x,1x,2x)
25–
All S&Link3 ; repeat (2,1,3)

0 00:00The Lochalsh Reel R40 · 3/4L
Pat Burnett: The Skye Collection Vol 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH | cast off ; cross LH and cast off to face up between 3c in promhold, M on the R
9–
Lsh Reel3 across with 3c, 1c finish between 3c facing up and split
17–
Mirror Reels3 on opposite sides, 1c finish between 3c NHJ
25–
1c dance to top | split and turn 2c easy hand ; cross down between 3c and cast up into
33–
Teapots R and L (RHA with end couples ; pass Rsh into LHA) (to 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 00:00The 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)

0 00:00The Montgomeries' Rant R32 · 3/4L
Castle Menzies (18C): RSCDS X 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast off (2c up) ; cross LH | cast L (W up, M down)
9–
2c+1W &1M+3c Rsh Reels3 across
17–
1c NHJ set to 2W (swivel ½ inwards), set to 3M (veer L together), set to 3W (swivel ½ inwards), set to 2M (and face own 2cnr)
25–
Reels3{6} on the sides, Rsh to 2cnr | 1c cross RH to 2pl

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 Recumbent Stone R48 · 5/5L
John Drewry: 20 New Dances by John Drewry 1999-2000 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
2c+3c+4c circle6 and back while{8} on [5-8] 1c+5c turn RH
9–
1c+3c Fig8 down, cross down to start (1,2,3,4,5)
17–
1c with 2c & 3c with 4c turn EH 1½ on the sides (1c+3c start inwards) (2,1,4,3,5) ; 1c+3c cast off | cross up LH to face 1cnr
25–
1c & 3c ½Reels4 with 1cnrs, Pass Rsh ; repeat with 2cnrs
33–
Repeat with 3cnrs, finish with Rsh loop to 1W-1M-3W-3M on midline ; 1c+3c ½Reel4 on midline
41–
3c+1c turn RH 1¼ (5,3x,4,1x,2) ; 3c+1c ½ Fig8 across to the L (M down, W up) (3M+1W pass Rsh between 4c) (5,3,4,1,2)

0 00:00Lost in Edinburgh J32 · 4/4L
Carolyn Comings: Sunday Brunch · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c lead down {3}, up {3} | cast to 2pl (2c up) (2,1,3,4)
9–
1c+3c RHA, finish W facing down, M up ; 3W+1W following & 1M+3M following dance behind sideline and cast in between end couple, on meeting 1M & 3W pass Rsh and all swivel R to stand Bto B with P, on [16] 2c face down, 4c up (order 2,3,1,4)
17–
2c+3M & 1W+4c taking hands as in DTr, and 3W facing 1M set | All set, 1c+3c changing place with P as in DTr ; All set (2c+3W & 1M+4c in DTr position and 3M facing 1W) | 1c+3c Petronella Turn to own sides, while{2} 2c+4c set, and all face in (2,3,1,4)
25–
1c ½Fig8 round 3c casting to 4pl (4c up) ; 1c A&R with change of side (2,3,4,1)

0 00:00The Belle of Bon Accord S32 · 4/4L
John Drewry: Deeside Book Part 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1M cross, cast off round 2W to finish in the middle facing up while{4} 1W crosses between 2M and 3M, casts up to the middle facing down while{4} 3c do the same round 4c (2c & 4c step up ½ place) ; 1c+2c & 3c+4c RHA
9–
1c+3c Reel4 in the centre of the dance
17–
1c+3c turn ¾ RH to finish facing up NHJ while{2} 2c & 4c dance up ½ place on the sides and in to face down NHJ. All set ; 2c+1c & 4c+3c circle4 L (to sidelines 2,1x,4,3x)
25–
1c/3c lead up & cross between 2c/4c and cast off one ; 1c+3c turn BH, opening to face down | 1c dance to 4pl while{2} 3c cast up to 2pl. (2,3,4,1)

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

0 00:00Scott Meikle R32 · 4/4L
Alice McLean: RSCDS XLVI 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross RH | cast (2c up) ; ½ Fig8 up (2,1,3,4)
9–
1c+3c RHA, LHA (2,1,3,4)
17–
Lsh opposing Reels3 across: (1W+3W behind dancing as one) with 2c and (3M+1M behind) with 4c (to 2,3,1,4)
25–
1c+4c ½ R&L ; turn RH 1½ (2,3,4,1)

0 00:00Ramadan-ce R32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: The Turkish Set · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c+3c Inveran Reels (1,2,3)
9–
1c cross RH | cast (2c up) ; Turn RH to face 1cnr
17–
1c+1cnrs pass Rsh | cnrs turn RH ½ and cast away as 1c meet and pass Rsh to face 2cnrs ; repeat with 2cnrs (3x,1x,2x)
25–
½ Reels3 across, 1c Lsh to 3cnr ; ½ Reels3 on the sides, 1c Rsh to 4cnr (2,1,3)

0 00:00Workshops

0 00:00The Comely Lass R32 · 3/4L
John Bowie Dickson: Dunedin Dances Book 3 · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-4
1s turn RH & cast 1 place
5-16
2s+1s+3s cross RH, 1s change places LH on sides with 1st corners while 2nd corners set, repeat twice to end (3)(1)(2)
17-24
1s cross RH, dance round 3rd corners pstns RSh into centre & turn LH 1.1/2 times
25-32
1s dance RH across (Lady with 3s at top & Man with 2s), 3M followed by 3L+1L chase cl'wise 1/2 way while 2L followed by 2M+1M chase 1/2 way

0 00:00Angela's Jig J32 · 3/4L
J Trevor Stephenson: Vallin Collection 3 · Crib: MiniCribs

1-8
1s+2s set & dance 3/4 double Fig of 8 (2s cross up to start) Ending with 1s in 2nd place on opposite sides & 2s in top place own side
9-16
1s+3s dance double Fig of 8 (1s cross down to start & end back on opposite sides)
17-24
2s+1s+3s Set+Link for 3 once & chase round 1/2 way clockwise
25-32
All 3 couples Set+Link to LEFT once & turn partner LH to own sides

0 00:00Arnside Knott S32 · 5/5L
Arthur C Boswell: The Arnside Collection · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
1s+3s+5s dance reels of 3 on sides round standing 2s & 4s, each couple crossing down to opp side from top (1s cross down, 3s out/up, 5s in/up to start)
9-16
2s & 4s turn 2H 1.1/2 times to opposite sides, 1s, 3s & 5s cross RH back to places & all set
17-24
1s+2s & 3s+4s (top 4 couples) dance RH across 1/2 way. Bottom 4 couples dance LH across 1/2 way. Top 4 couples RH across 1/2 way. Bottom 4 couples LH across 1/2 way
25-32
All 5 couples chase c'wise 2 places, all set, persons in 2nd & 4th places lead up/down thru ends, cross (RH at top, LH at bottom) & cast 1 place back to new place

Repeat 4 times, each time with new partners ie 2M with 5L, 4M with 3L, 1M with 4L, 5M with 1L & 3M with 2L

0 00:00The Cat and the Fiddle J32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: 20 New Dances by John Drewry 1999-2000 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; ½ Fig8 L (M up, W down) (2,1x,3)
9–
½Reel3 on sides, Lsh to 1cnr and face 2cnr, the corners finish with loops ; ½Reel4 on 2diagonal
17–
½Reel3 across, Lsh to 3cnr pos. and face 4cnr ; ½Reel4 on 2 diagonal, 1c pass LSH or fast turn LH ¾
25–
1c dance out through end couples (M up, W dn) and cast L to 2pl ; All turn RH (2,1,3)

0 00:00Angus MacLeod R64 · 4/4L
Alex T Queen: Angus MacLeod · 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 00:00Five-Couple Macdonald of the Isles (Big Mac) S32 · 5/5L
John F Rigby: Nine Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
2c+4c diagonal Reel4 with 1cnrs, at end pass P Lsh to face 2cnrs
9–
2c+4c diagonal Reel4 with 2cnrs (2cnr loop by the R) (to 1,2,3,4,5)
17–
»Cumulative G-Chain« (1c+3c cross RH | 1c+2c & 3c+4c pass LH on the side (2,1x,4,3x,5) ; 2c cross RH and 1c+4c & 3c+5c pass RH on the sides) | 2c+4c & 1c+5c pass LH on the side as 3c cross LH (4,2x,5,1x,3)
25–
4c+2c & 1c+5c ½ R&L ; 4c+5c ½ Fig8 to the R (4W & 5M pass Rsh in the middle) (2,4,1,5,3)

(adapted from Derek Haynes »MacDonald of the Isles«

0 00:00The Cuckoo Clock R32 · 3/4L
Ian Barbour: Dance and Celebration · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c+3c mirror Reels3 on the sides (2c start out and up)
9–
1c+2c DblFig8 (1c start crossing down)
17–
1c cross down to 3plx & cast up to 2plx while{4} 2c set+cross down to 3plx while{4} 3c cast up to 1pl and cross ; all turn RH (3x,1x,2x)
25–
3c+1c+2c S&Link twice

0 00:00Blue Tartan R40 · 3/4L
Ian Barbour: Music Makers · Crib: MiniCribs

1-8
1s cross RH to face out between 2s & 3s; set, 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 giving LSh to 2nd corner
9-16
1s dance reels of 3 across, 1M with 2s (in 3rd place) & 1L with 3s (in 2nd place), 2s & 3s passing partners LSh
2s+1s+3s end in a circle (not holding hands) 1s in 2nd place on opposite sides 1M facing out & up; 1L facing out & down
17-24
1s dance round outside of circle anticl'wise to opp side; pick up dancer on left; cross over (Men making arches) & turn away from each other
25-32
1s pick up dancer on their left & repeat (crossing diagonally); pick up dancer on left & repeat
33-40
2s+1s+3s dance 6H round & back

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 00:00The Baltic Voyager J48 · 4/4L
Nicola Howarth: Cambridge Scottish Society 75 Years, Twelve Dances 1936 - 2011 · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

3s & 4s on opp sides

1-8
1s & 4s set then cast to 2nd/3rd places, 1s & 4s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s/3s. 2(1)4(3)
9-16
1s & 4s 1/2 turn partner RH & dance 1/2 RH across, 1s & 4s turn partner RH to end in Prom hold (4s facing up, 1s down)
17-24
4s dance reel of 3 across passing 2L RSh as 1s dance reel of 3 across passing 3L RSh ending 4s on M's side & 1s end L's side
25-32
1s & 4s set & dance 1/2 LH across, 1s & 4s dance 1/2 Ladies' Chain to end 2 1(4)(3)
33-40
4s followed by 1s lead down for 2 & lead up to top, cross & cast 1s to 3rd place (opp side) & 4s to 2nd place (own side). 2 4(1)(3)
41-48
2s+4s also 1s+3s dance R&L

0 00:00Blooms of Ben Lawers S32 · 4/4L
John Drewry: Summer Collection, Set 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

3c and 4c start on opposite side (1,2,3x,4x).

1–
1c+4c Figs8 on own side round the middle places, starting inwards while{8} 2c+3c cast into Figs8 across, round 1pl and 4pl respectively. 2c+3c finish in line across between 2pl and 3pl, the W on their starting sidelines, the M BtoB in the middle facing the other W
9–
2c+3c Reel4 across for 6 bars | 2M+3M turn LH ¾ to finish 2M in the middle in 3pl M-side facing down and 3M in the middle in 2nd place W-side facing up while{2} 2W+3W cast R to meet P (order 1,3x,2,4x)
17–
2c+3c cross RH between end couple and cast up/off to (1,3,2x,4x) ; All C set | All Turn P BH to finish in the middle for
25–
1c+3c & 2c+4c Rondel (to 3,1,4x,2x)

0 00:00The Dundee City Police Jig J32 · 5/5L
John W Mitchell: Whetherly Book 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Canon. A new top couple starts dancing every 16 bars, and each continues dancing until they reach their original positions, so that the dance starts from the top, and ends from the top. 1c face out after the chord.

1–
1c+2c with EH joined set | turn EH ½ ; 1c ½ Fig8 up round 2c (2,1x,3,4,5)
9–
1c mirror Reels3 on opposite sides with 2c+3c, 1c starts in and down, at end, 1c turn 3c EH ½ (2,3,1x,4,5, with 2c & 1c facing out
17–
2c+3c+1c+4c BiL | 2c continues as above while{6} 1c turn 4c EH ½ , cross RH and cast to 5pl (5c up)
25–
5c+1c R&L (3,4,2x,5,1).

On bar 48 the order will be 4,5,3x,1,2.
On bar 64 the order will be 5,1,4x,2,3.
On bar 80 the order will be 1,2,5x,3,4 and 1c and 2c stop.
On bar 96 the order will be 1,2,3,4,5, all stopped.

0 00:00The Cooper's Wife J40 · 3/4L
John W Mitchell: Whetherly Book 16 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-10
1c cast off one | full Fig8 around 2c & face 1cnrs (2c up [9-10]
11-20
1c+1cnr turn RH ½ | 1c dance ½ way clw round the set while{4} 1cnr turn LH 1½ | 1c+1cnr turn RH ½ | 1c turn LH ¾ to face 2cnrs. (Corners' Chain)
21-30
1c & 2cnrs repeat 11-20. 1c face 3cnr position.
31-40
1c ½Reel4 with 1cnrs & pass Lsh to face 4cnr pos ; 1c ½Reel4 with 2cnrs | 1c turn LH to 2pl, facing out to repeat (2,1,3)

After 2nd turn the old 1c casts to 4pl on the new [1-2]

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–
Introduction: all stand [1-4] ; bow/curtsey to P [5-6], bow/curtsey to corner [7-8].
9–
1c+3c advance RHJ | RHJ with person opposite dance out between side couples, cross and meet own P in opposite place | Turn P RH to finish with W on left of M.
17–
2c+4c repeat ; finish all M facing out, W facing in (3x,4x,1x,2x)
25–
Intersecting Reels4 (quick ½ LHA in the middle), at end all W dance ½ place clw to join RH with next man (1W+2M, etc.)
33–
All pairs turn W under joined arms 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 & cast to original places, passing P Rsh, and face P (1,2,3,4)
41–
Gr-Chain (1 bar per hand)
49–
All set to P and turn P BH, into ; 1c+4c & 2c+3c circle4 L, into
57–
Circle8 and back (1,2,3,4)

0 00:00The Bonny Bells Of Heather R32 · 6/6L
Jean Attwood: Alexander Dances Book 8 · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

4s+5s+6s start on opp sides

1-8
1s & 6s turn RH, cast in 1 place & turn LH 1.1/2 times to end BtoB facing 2s/5s while 3s+4s dance RH across & LH back to places
9-16
1s+2s also 6s+5s dance reels of 4 across to end 1s/6s facing partner up/down (Ladies BtoB) while 3s+4s dance reel of 4 across (Men LSh & Ladies cast to start)
17-24
1s & 6s set, 3/4 turn into prom hold & Promenade round each other (RSh) to end on sides between 3s+4s (1s facing 3M & 6s facing 4M)
25-32
1s dance reel of 3 on sides with 3M+4L while 6s dance reels with 4M+3L (1s & 6s end in centre ready for RH across). 2 3 6(1)(4)(5)

0 00:00Copycat Suite - Prelude J32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: The Greenburn Book 2 · Crib: MiniCribs

1-8
1L sets then 1M sets as 1L casts, 1M casts as 1L crosses up to start 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2M & 1L completes 1/2 Fig as 1M starts 1/2 Fig round 2L
9-12
1M completes 1/2 Fig of 8 as 1L starts 1/2 Fig round 3L, 1L completes 1/2 Fig of 8 as 1M starts 1/2 Fig round 3M
13-16
1M completes 1/2 Fig of 8 as 1L dances up between 2s & petronella turns to face down, 1L sets as 1M petronella turns between 3s to face up
17-24
1s turn to right & dance RSh reels of 3 across to end facing 1st corners
25-32
1s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners, pass RSh & dance LH across (1M with 2s & 1L with 3s) to end in 2nd place own sides

0 00:00Brecon in March R40 · 5S
Peter Wright: The Bristol 40th Anniversary Book of SCD · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Square set, with 5c in the middle facing 1c.

1–
1c+5c ½ R&L (1M no polite turn) ; 1M+4c & 1W+2c RHA, finish 1M above 1W, facing P
9–
1c set | Turn RH ½ ; 5c+1W & 1M+3c LHA, finish 1M/1W facing 4M/2M
17–
Opposing Lsh Reels3 across (1M+4M+2W & 1W+2M+4W). Finish in lines of 3 across, BtoB with P, facing top/bottom
25–
All set with NHJ | 5c&3c pass the lines of 3 who make arches ; all set pivoting R | all pass back
33–
1c in centre turn any way they wish, finish facing 1pl while{8} other cpls turn RH and chase clw ¾, M leading (2,3,4,5,1)

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)

0 00:00The Alder Burn J32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: New Dances by John Drewry 2005 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-16
1c turn RH ½ moving down to face P (2c up) | set swiveling R to face 1cnr ; Dance to Each Corner and Set {12} (every 2 bars: free cnrs set while{2} centres & cnrs pass Rsh plus a Rsh pass in the centre to face the cnr to the R). Finish cnrs in diagonally opposite place and 1c facing 3cnr (pos.),
17--
1c+3cnr turn RH ¾ & face diagonally | set NHJ ; all four RHA ¾, 1cnrpersons to places, 1c to 2pl facing out
25--
1c+4cnr turn LH ¾ & face diagonally | set NHJ ; all four LHA ¾ (2,1,3)

0 00:00The Bountree Reel R48 · 4S
John Drewry: The Greenburn Book 2 · Crib: E-cribs

1–
1M+3W&1W+3M ½ RH turn and set ; 2c+4c making arches A&R while{4} 1W followed by 1M & 3W followed by 3M dance under an arch and chase cclw to opposite places
9–
1M+3W & 1W+3M ½ LH turn and set ; 2c+4c make arches and A&R while{4} 1M followed by 1W and 3M followed by 3W dance under arch and chase clw to own places.
17–
2M+4W & 2W+4M ½ LH turn while{2} 1c+3c chase clw one place round the set to join hands across the set | 1M+4W+2M+3W & 1W+4M+2W+3M BiL ; all turn ends in and BiL again.
25–
Reels4 across the dance, inside people start outwards
33–
4W followed by 4M & 2W followed by 2M, dance clw around outside to own places while{4} 1M followed by 1W & 3M followed by 3W dance RHA to place ; All turn RH.
41–
Circle8 and back.

Repeat with 2c & 4c as dancing couples.

0 00:00Cullen Skink S32 · 4/4L
John Drewry: The Greenburn Book 2 · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

3s & 4s on opp sides

1-4
1s+2s also 3s+4s Set+Link ending with 1s+4s passing RSh to order 2 (4) 1 (3)
5-8
4s+1s dance RH across & end with 4M+1L also 4L+1M in prom hold facing out
9-12
4M+1L & 4L+1M dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 2M & 3M (1st corners) & end turning inwards to face down/up
13-16
4M+1L & 4L+1M dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 2L+3L (4th corners) & end turning inwards to face out
17-20
4M+1L & 4L+1M dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 3M & 2M (3rd corners) & end turning inwards to face up/down
21-24
4M+1L & 4L+1M dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 with 3L+2L (2nd corners) & end in order 2 (4) 1 (3)
25-32
4s & 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round end couples, 2s+4s also 1s+3s circle 4H round to left. 2 4 (1)(3)

0 00:00Chasing the Wild Goose J32 · 5/5L
Malcolm Brown · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
2c+4c set advancing joining RH with P | BiL ; turn RH ½ | BiL
9–
1c+2W & 2M+3c+4W & 4M+5c LHA ; 2c+4c pass Lsh into RHA with other couple, and pass Lsh to BtB facing own sides for
17–
All set in DDTr | 2c+4c change places RH (in PdB) with person on R while{2} others set ; all set in DDTr | centre dancers change places LH (in PdB or SkCh) with person on left while{2} others set , all finish on own side facing a new partner Order Men (2,4,1,5,3) and W (3,1,5,2,4)
25–
Top 2 couples & bottom 2 couples R&L

Repeat 4 times.
tune: a 5x through Bobby Crowe recording of Wild Geese

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).