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0 00:00Demonstration

0 00:00The Saltire Strathspey S32 · 4/4L
Barbara Anglin: RSCDS XLV 4 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1M+2W & 3W+4M turn BH 1½ to change places ; all M LHA, at end drop LH and form star pattern, all C facing cclw NHJ
9–
All S&Link to change places with P ; repeat, finish facing P along sidelines (1W+2M+3M+4W are in own positions)
17–
Parallel Reels4 on the sides
25–
1W+2M & 3M+4W turn BH 1½ to change places (2x,1x,4x,3x) ; 2c+3c cross RH while{} 1c+4c ½ LHA (2,4,1,3) | All set

0 00:00Miss Johnstone of Ardrossan R32 · 5/5L
Roy Goldring: 14 Social Dances for 2000 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; 1c followed by 3c dance up and cast round 2c to (2,3,1,4,5)
9–
1c+4c+5c mirror Reels3, 1c cross down to enter, 4c start out and up (2,3,1x,4,5)
17–
2c+3c+1c mirror Reels3, 1c cross up to enter, 3c start out and down
25–
1c set | cast off to 4pl (4c up) ; 1c followed by 5c dance up and cast round 4c to (2,3,4,5,1)

This will be repeated for all Scottish Country Dancers present to do dance

0 00:00Ceilidh Part 1: Dancing for everyone

0 00:00Gay Gordons X16 · 1RR
Collins Pocket Reference: Scottish Country Dancing · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Circle, all C face cclw.

1–
March 4 steps in Allemande hold (L.R.L.R). swiveling R on 4th step, to face clw | March 4 steps backward (L.R.L.R.) ; repeat
9–
M marches (or dances) 8 steps forward, while{4} P advances swiveling R under his up-raised right arm ; Take ballroom hold and polka (or waltz), finishing in original position, ready to repeat

0 00:00DAN: The Dancing Rhino R32 · 2RR
Heather Hodgson: Happy Blues (Pretoria 45th Anniversary) · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
Circle4 and back
9--
1c+2c RHA ; LHA
17--
All turn opposite person RH ; All BtoB with P
25--
1c to 2c A&R ; pass opposite couple Rsh and meet next couple, all stamp 2

0 00:00Pinelands Promenade

At request of ex Pinelands members to be called by Anne Stevenson

0 00:00Ceilidh Part 2: Dancing for everyone / Scottish Country Dancing

0 00:00The Flying Scotsman J32 · 3/4L
Hugh A Thurston: Dance Scottish, A resource for teaching SCD in schools · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1W followed by 2W+3W cross, dance behind 1M, in front of 2M, behind 3M, cross and dance up to own places (Ladies' Train)
9–
Men repeat (Men's Train)
17–
1c BHJ slip down the middle (2c up) ; and up to 2pl (2,1,3)
25–
2c+1c+3c (NHJ on sidelines) slip down and back

Dance for EVERYONE

0 00:00A Reel for Jeannie R32 · 4/4L
Fife Council P.E.V.T.S.: RSCDS XL 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All Circle8 and back
9–
1c BHJ slip down the middle and up
17–
1c, with 2c+3c+4c following cast to 4pl and form arch ; 2c+3c+4c NHJ dance up under arch (2,3,4,1)
25–
All clap (8 times) ; All turn P RH

Dance for EVERYONE

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 Piper and the Penguin R88 · 4S
Roy Goldring: The Scotia Suite of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-16
All W dance Rsh round cnr ; RHA in middle ; Lsh round P ; LHA in middle, to places
17-32
All M dance Rsh round P ; RHA in middle ; Lsh round cnr ; LHA in middle, to places
33-48
1c+3c turn RH 1¼ ; 1M & 3M (W following) dance between couple on the R and cast clw to places ; 1c+3c R&L
49-64
2c+4c repeat
65–
All W dance into middle, swivel R and dance through own place clw half way round set
73–
All M dance into middle, swivel L and dance through own place cclw half way round set
81–
All turn P RH 1¼ ; promenade cclw half way round set, to own places

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).

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0 00:00Scottish Country Dancing till 11pm (80 mins)

0 00:00The Ferryboat J32 · 1C
Carolyn Hunt: Let's All Dance · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Couples (M to left of W) form a big circle round the room, all face in

1–
All M advance towards centre, clap and retire ; in circle NHJ all slip 4 L
9–
All W advance towards centre, clap and retire ; in circle NHJ all slip 4 R and face P
17–
G-Chain, 2 bars/hand
25–
New couples M+W slip into centre {2}, out {2} ; turn P RH to form circle.

Dance for EVERYONE

0 00:00Abbotsford Lassies R32 · 4S
Charlie Inglis: Montréal 60th Anniversary · Crib: E-cribs

1–
1c set to 3c | change places with opposite person RH ; face R and chase clw outside the set to partner's place
9–
2c+4c repeat
17–
2M & 4M join NH with W on their R (=1W & 3W respectively) and A&R on diagonal ; 3M & 1M repeat with W on their R.
25–
Circle8 and back. all M to original places, with new partner.

Dance for EVERYONE

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 00:00Polharrow 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 00:00The 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

Dance from our Introductory Scottish Country Dance Course

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 00:00City 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 00:00The 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

0 00:00Never at Sea R48 · 6/6L
J C Haddow: Scottish Country Dances in Diagrams. Ed. 9 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

2 chords, to move to (1,2,3,4x,5x,6x)
This dance is centro-symmetric; both ends do identical figures

1–
1c+6c cross RH | cast inwards (2c+5c to end) ; cross LH | cast to middle (3c+4c to end) (2,3,1,6x,4x,5x)
9–
1M+6W & 6M+1W in promhold Lsh Reels3 across with 4c/3c resp. (2,3,1,6x,4x,5x)
17–
2c+3c+1c & 6c+4c+5c mirror Reels3 on the sides, 1c&6c start inwards towards own end (2,3,1,6x,4x,5x)
25–
1c+6c R&L
33–
2c&5c cross RH while{2} 3c+1c & 6c+4c ½ RHA | on sidelines change place LH between 1pl/2pl, 3pl/4pl and 5pl/6pl (1x,2x,4,3x,5,6) ; repeat {4}
41–
repeat [33-36] ; All turn P RH (5,4,6,1x,3x,2x)

Dance 3 times to end 6 5 4 3 2 1 or 6 times to end 1 2 3 4 5 6

0 00:005 minute breather

0 00:00The Convict Ship R32 · 2RR
Maureen Burnham · Crib: E-cribs

Cpl facing Cpl round the room, 1c facing cclw

1–
Circle4 and back
9–
1W+2W turn RH ; 1M+2M Turn LH, finish with P in promhold, cpl facing cpl
17–
Pass other cpl Rsh | pass next cpl Lsh ; repeat Rsh | and Lsh and change to NHJ
25–
Pass next couple (2c makes arch, 1c under) | repeat (1c arch) ; repeat (2c arch) | repeat (1c arch) and face next cpl.

Dance for EVERYONE

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 Minister on the Loch S32 · 3/3L
Roy Goldring: Magazine Dances 2005-2009 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c Poussette
9–
1c dance down 2 places, turn BH ; dance up 2 places, turn BH, open upwards and face out
17–
1c+3c DblFig8 round 2c, 1c casting, 3c crossing up to begin, 1c finish facing out for
25–
1W+2W & 1M+2M turn EH 1½ ; 1c+3c repeat (2,3,1)

0 00:007th Wonder R32 · 3/3L
Andrew Hodgson: Forty Years On - Pretoria Branch · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c cross RH | cast (2c up) ; ½ Fig8 through 2c finishing facing 1cnrs
9--
1c+1cnr Pass and Turn, 1c pass Rsh ; 1c+2cnr Pass and Turn to 2pl (2,1,3)
17--
2c+1c+3c chase clw ½ round ; all turn P 1 ½ (3,1,2)
25--
1c+2c S&Link ; 3c+2c S&Link (2,3,1)

0 00:00Gothenburg's Welcome J32 · 3/4L
Bobby Munro: RSCDS XXXVII 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-4
1c cast off one place (2c up) | 1c set advancing to face 1cnrs
5-16
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 five times, on alternating diagonals), 1c finish facing 3cnr position)
17–
1c ½Reel4 on 1diag, pass Rsh ; ½Reel4 on 2diag (2,1,3)
25–
2c+1W & 1M+3c RHA ; 2c+1c+3c turn RH.

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 00:00J. B. Milne R32 · 3/4L
Hugh Foss: Angus Fitchet Scottish Dance Album · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1M+2W set advancing and turn RH ; 1W+2M repeat
9–
1c set advancing | turn BH and open upwards ; cast off one (2c up), Petronella Turn to: 1M between 3c and 1W between 2c
17–
1c set, turn ¾ RH, set, turn ¾ RH, while{8} 2c+3c pass RH on the sides, set, cross RH, set
25–
1c set, pass RH, cast R into 2pl, while{6} 2c+3c pass RH on the sides, set ; cross RH | all set. (2,1,3)

In 17-32, the corners traditionally set one bar to the person you just passed, then one bar to the next person to pass. In a variant for [19-24] 1c turns BH in PdB.

0 00:00Land Of The Heather Hills S32 · 4/4L
Barry Priddey: Capercaillie Book · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

On 2nd chord, 3c+4c cross to opposite side (1,2,3x,4x)

1--
1c & 4c set | 1W followed by P casts behind 2W, dances in front of 3M, casts up and crosses to face 2M while{6} 4W followed by P casts behind 3W, dances in front of 2M, casts down and crosses to face 3M (2c & 3 c step out on [7-8])
9--
1c+4c ½ Reel3 in tandem in 1 diag (with lead change), on [12], 1M+4W & 4M+1W turn LH ½, 1c (1W leading) facing up to 2W, 4c (4W leading) facing down to 3W ; repeat [13-16] in 2 diag (with lead change), 1c facing across to 2M, 4c facing across to 3M
17--
Repeat [9-16], on [24], 1M+4W & 4M+1W turn LH ½ to sidelines in Reel4 position (2,1x,4,3x)
25--
Parallel ½ Reels4 on sidelines, on [27-28] 1c+4c meet, turn BH (to 3x,1x,4,2) ; all set | cross RH (3,1,4x,2x)

0 00:00The Machine without Horses J32 · 3/4L
David Rutherford: RSCDS XII 12 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; 1c+3c RHA
9–
1c set | cast up (2c down) ; 1c+2c LHA
17–
1c followed by 2c dance between 3c, cast up round them, dance up, 1c cast off to 2pl, while{} 2c dance into 1pl (no loops)
25–
2c+1c R&L

Dance for EVERYONE

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«.