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0 00:00Maxwell's Rant R32 · 3/4L
David Rutherford: RSCDS XVIII 10 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
Mirror Reels3 on the sidelines (1c cross down) (1x,2,3)
9–
1c cross back into mirror Reels3 on own sides
17–
1c cross RH | cast (2c up) ; ½ Fig8 round 2c
25–
1c dance down between 3c and cast up to 2pl ; 2c+1c+3c turn RH

0 00:00Farm House Jig J32 · 4/4L
Alice McLean: The Auchinellan Collection · Crib: MiniCribs

1-8
All circle 8H round & back
9-16
1s & 4s turn RH, cast in 1 place, 1L+4L also 1M+4M change places RH on sides & cross LH to face corner
17-24
1L dances Fig of 8 round 3M+2M while 1M dances Fig of 8 round 3s while 4L dances round 2s & 4M dances round 2L+3L. All end on side lines
25-32
4s+1s dance LH across, set & cross RH. 2 4 1 3

0 00:00The Gentleman S32 · 3/4L
Roz Scott Huxley: RSCDS XXXV 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
2c step up as 1c turn BH to face P between them in line4 across | 1c+2c set, 1c advancing and passing on the second step ; ½Reel4, at end 1c pass LH to face down NHJ
9–
1c dance down to face P between 3c, repeat set and ½Reel4 with 3c, finish between 3c on own side LHJ
17–
1c lead to top, cross and cast to 2plx ; ½Reels3 across, Rsh to 4cnr (W up, M dn) (to 2,1,3)
25–
2c+1c Poussette.

0 00:00The Plantation Reel R32 · 5/5L
Tony Moretti: Pinewoods Collection Vol 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+3c cross RH | cast off (2c+4c up) ; lead down one, cast up one (2,1x,4,3x,5)
9–
2c+1c &4c+3c, ½ R&L ; 1c+2c & 3c+4c Petronella twice to next position cclw in their square (2,1x,4,3x,5)
17–
2c+1M & 1W+4c+3M & 3W+5c RHA to sidelines ; 2c+1W, 1M+4c+3W & 3M+5c LHA (to 2,1x,4,3x,5))
25–
1c+3c cross RH | cast off one place (4c+5c up) ; all turn P RH (2,4,1,5,3)

0 00:00The Zoologist J32 · 3/4L
Duncan Brown: RSCDS XLVI 12 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cross down RH (2c up) and cast R to between end cpl facing 4cnr ; ½ Lsh Reels3 across, 1c face 1cnr (pos)
9–
½ Reel4 on 1diag, 1c pass Rsh and face 2cnr pos. ; ½ Reel4 on 2diag, 1c finish BtoB in middle facing opposite side (3, 1x_mid, 2)
17–
DTr, 1c finish Rsh to Rsh facing opposite side
25–
3c+1M & 1W+2c LHA finish as started ; 1M leading 3c & 1W leading 2c dance to 1cnr {1}, 4cnr {2}, 2pl own side {1}, to finish (2,1,3). This is like the »Snake Pass«, but with sharp angles, forming the letter »Z« for Zoologist (from a note by the deviser).

0 00:00Tartan Rainbow S32 · 3/3L
Sue Petyt: Tartan Rainbow · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
2c set | 2M cast up and 2W down to beyond end ; 2M+1c & 3c+2W RHA
9–
2c set advancing | turn P BH and face end ; 1c+2M & 2W+3c LHA (1,2,3)
17–
1c+2c+3c the Knot (3,2,1)
25–
2c cross RH | cast to bottom (1c up) ; ½ Fig8 up round 1c (3,1,2)

0 00:00Blooms of Bon Accord R32 · 4/4L
John Drewry: Deeside Book Part 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

3c+4c cross on 2nd chord(1,2,3x,4x). This dance has top/bottom symmetry

1–
All C set | 1c+2c & 3c+4c RHA | 1c & 4c cast in to 2pl/3pl while{2} 2c+3c lead out to end places
9–
1c+4c cross RH, cast to ends, meet in promhold and dance in between end couples, curve round the other couple Rsh to finish 1c / 4c on M/W side facing out and right
17–
1c & 4c (in promhold) Rsh Reels3 with the »corners« on M/W sides, at end meet in the centre
25–
4c+1c RHA, at end M swivels right so couples face ends of set (1c down, 4c up, W on P's left, RHJ) ; 4c&1c cross between end couples and cast in to (2,4,1x,3x)

0 00:00Dragonfly J32 · 3/4L
Bob McMurtry: Dragonfly · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
2s followed by 1s dance down for 3 bars, dance back up (3 bars), then 1s cast to 2nd place
9-16
1s set & dance La Baratte:
11-12 1s 1/2 turn RH & retain hand but at arm's length from each other
13-14 1M retraces steps with 1L turning right under Man's arm briefly into Allemande hold (Man behind Lady facing Ladies original place) & releasing Ladies RH she turns under Mans left arm until almost in original places
15-16 1s turn 3/4 LH (1M faces 2M, 1L faces 3L)
17-24
1s dance reels of 3 across (1M LSh to 2M, 1L LSh to 3L) ending with RH turn to face same couples
25-32
1s dance reels of 3 across (1M RSh to 2L, 1L RSh to 3M) ending in 2nd places

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 00:00Land of the Prince Bishops R32 · 3/4L
Ian Barbour: Repeat Prescription (PDF) · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c RHA, finish 1c facing 2c ; change places on the side RH | 1c+3c change places on the side LH, finish 1c facing 3c (2,3,1)
9–
2c+3c+1c Reels3 on the side (1c Lsh to 3c)
17–
1c+3c LHA, finish 1c facing 3c ; change places on the side LH | 2c+1c+3c set
25–
2c+1c+3c circle6 L for 6 steps, cross R foot over L turning L about ; circle6 R to (2,1,3)

0 00:00Gaelforce Wind J32 · 3/4L
Derek Haynes: A Third Book of Graded Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set and cross RH, 1c+2c S&Link, 2W+1W finish facing out. (2,1x,3)
9–
2c+1c M-Chain.
17–
1c ½ Fig8 L (Rsh to 4cnr) ; All turn RH (2,1,3)
25–
All Circle6 and back (2,1,3)

0 00:00The Glengarry Homestead S32 · 4/4L
John Brenchley: The Kangaroo Paw · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c & 3c ½ Fig8 down round 2c/4c ; 1c & 3c dance down one and turn inwards to face up NHJ while{2} 2c & 4c dance up one on sides, turn inwards to face down NHJ | all set
9--
2c+1c & 4c+3c Circle4 L ; ½ Reels4 on sides, on [16] 1c+4c turn LH ¾ to finish in line4 across, W in centre, ready for
17--
1c+4c The Targe (3x,1,4x,2)
25--
½ Reels4 on sides ; all set | 4c&3c cross RH (2,4,1,3)

0 00:00Polharrow Burn R32 · 5/5L
Hugh Foss: Magazine Dances 2005-2009 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+3c cross | cast off (2c+4c up) ; ½ Fig8 up round 2c/4c (2,1,4,3,5)
9–
1c+3c turn P RH ; turn P LH to face 1cnrs while{8} 2c+5c cross RH and chase clw. to other end of set (2M & 5W leading P) (5,1,4,3,2)
17–
diag. ½Reels4 with 1cnrs (1diags.) (pass Lsh) ; repeat on 2diags.
25–
Repeat with 3cnrs (1diags) ; 1c+3c turn LH and cast off on own side (4c+5c up) (2,4,1,5,3)

0 00:00Blackland Farm J32 · 3/4L
Rodney J Burrows: The St. Brendan's Set · Crib: E-cribs

1--
1c cast (2c up) | ½ Fig8 up ; turn LH to face 1cnr
9--
1c+1cnr turn RH ½ | BiL ; middles turn LH ¾ to 2diag | middles turn 2cnrs RH ½
17--
3W+2W+3M+2M BiL | middles turn LH ¾ to 1diag ; Middles +1c turn RH ½ | BiL
25--
1c turn LH 1½ to 2pl while{6} 2c+3c chase clw ¾ | All set (2,1,3)

0 00:00The Border Weavers S32 · 3/3L
Alex Gray: Tweeddale Collection, Volume 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH ; 1W, 1M following, cast behind 2W and cross (2c up) (2,1x,3)
9–
Circle 6 and back
17–
1c+3c mirror allemande (turn P RH ½ to allemande hold, facing away from other C | each C as bars 3-8 of allemande, passing the other C) (to 2,3x,1)
25–
All petronella to midline | 3c set to P while{2} 1c+2c change places RH ; All petronella to own side and set (2,3,1)

0 00:00The Fireworks Reel R32 · 3/4L
Anselm Lingnau: RSCDS XLVIII 11 · Crib: SCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-4
1C cross RH, cast off (2C step up)
5-8
½ figures of 8 (1M round 3C, 1W round 2C), 1C finish facing 1cnrs
9-12
1C set to 1cnrs, moving L on 2nd PdB to between corners [as in hello-goodbye setting], 1C turn LH to fin facing 1cnrs again
13-16
1C ½Reel4 with 1cnrs, fin facing 2cnrs
17-24
1C R 9-16 w/2cnrs (3x, 1x, 2x)
25-28
½Reel3 on opp sides, 1C LS to person on L to begin
29-32
1M+2C, 1W+3C ½Reel3 across, LS to 3cnr to begin

0 00:00The Miller of Sessnie J32 · 5/5L
Roy Goldring: 15 Social Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c with 2c+3c+4c following dance down between 5c and cast up to places
9–
1c (start inwards) Fig8 on own side round 2c & 3c while{8} 5c (start outwards, no cast) Fig 8 on own side round 4c & 3c (to 1,2,3,4,5)
17–
1c+2c RHA ; 1c cross down as 2c cast up | 1c+3c change places easy hand (2,3,1x,4,5)
25–
1c+4c LHA ; 1c cross down as 4c cast up | 1c+5c change places easy hand (2,3,4,5,1)

0 00:00Staffin Harvest S32 · 4/4L
H P C Mitchell: Four Scottish Country Dances 1978 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1W+2M & 3W+4M set and change place RH ; all set to P and change place RH
9–
Parallel Reels4 on the sides
17–
With NHJ on the sides all set | cross RH ; 1c+2c & 3c+4c circle4 left {3} and form diagonal lines for
25–
2c+1c & 4c+3c ½Poussette to (1,2,3,4) ; 1c lead down and cast up into 4pl (2c+3c+4c up) (2,3,4,1)

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 00:00The Irish Rover R32 · 3/4L
James B Cosh: Twenty Two SCD · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c lead through 3c (2c up) and cast up ; 1M+3c and 1W+2c RHA, finish facing 1cnrs.
9–
1c+1cnrs ½Reel4, pass Lsh ; ½Reel4 with 2cnrs, fast ¾ LH turn in the centre
17–
1W+3c (at top) & 1M+2c Reels3 across (Lsh to 1cnr pos), (to 3x,1,2x)
25–
diagonal R&L (1M down,1W up) (2,1,3)