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0 00:00Sugar Candie S32 · 3/4L
RSCDS XXVI 9 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast off (2c up), pass Lsh and cast R round 1cnr, to finish BtoB in the centre, M facing down, W up
9–
1W+2c & 1M+3c circle3, at end 1c swivels R to face P ; 1c set, turn ¾ BH to face 1cnrs (open out with 1M using RH to assist P)
17–
Turn CPCP
25–
Reels3{6} with corners, Lsh to 1cnr, 1c cross RH to (2,1,3)

Well known

0 00:00MacDonald of the Isles S32 · 3/3L
Derek Haynes: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · 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)

Well known

0 00:00The Black Mountain Reel R32 · 5/5L
Derek Haynes: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c & 3c cross RH | cast off (2c+4c up) ; ½ Fig8 up and face 1cnr
9–
Turn CPCP (1c & 3c turn 1cnr RH, P LH, 2cnr RH, P LH), finish facing 1cnr
17–
1c & 3c Reels4 with 1cnrs, at the end pass P Lsh.
25–
1W+2c (top), 1M+4c+3W (middle) and 3M+5c (bottom) RHA ; 1c & 3c turn LH and cast off (4c+5c up). (to: 2,4,1,5,3)

Well known, fast

0 00:00Dark Lochnagar S32 · 2/4L
Iain Boyd: Scottish Dance Archives · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c S&Link ; S&Link , 1W & 2M finish facing out (1,2)
9–
Reel4 across (1M pass 2W Lsh) , at end 1W+2M cross Rsh (1,2)
17–
1c+2c advance to P [1], spiral R to place [1] | cross Rsh to opposite side ; advance diagonally [1]. spiral R back [1] ; chase half round to (2,1)
25–
R&L

set & link, spirals

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)

*Difficult, walk through-petronella, ladies-chain-mans-chain

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 00:00"Deer" Friends S32 · 3/4L
Bob Anderson: The Saint Martin Coll. of New Scottish Country Dances vol. 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c cross down RH (2c up), cast behind 3c, cross RH and cast up | turn P LH and join RH with 3cnr into diagonal line
9--
1c+3cnrs set R (change hands with cnr) {1}, 1c+3cnrs turn LH ½, 1c joining RH in middle {1} | 3cnrs set along the diagonal while{2} 1c set R {1} and turn LH ½ to face 3cnr {1} ; ½ Reel4 on 1diag, finish on 2diag, 1c LHJ to P and RHJ to 4cnr
17--
Repeat [9-16] with 4cnrs, 1c at the end crossing LH to (3x,1x,2x)
25--
All S&Link3 twice (2,1,3)

*Unique, ‘sliding’ balance-in-line figure walkthrough.

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)

Petronella-in-tandem-Set and link for two-Grand chain

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

Inveran Reels, Grand Chain

0 00:00Interval

0 00:00Kilts and Posh Frocks S32 · 4S
Barbara Martlew & Ken Martlew · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
All set | advance and touch hands ; retire | set
9--
1c+3c change place with opposite by half turn and cast away ; 2c+4c repeat while{4} 1c+3c Turn BH {3} and pivot R to face side couple in parallel lines across
17--
Parallel Reels4 across
25--
All turn cnr RH | turn P LH ½ ; All set | Circle4 L ¼ round (2,3,4,1)

*Written for us, easy but unknown.Walkthrough

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)

Inveran Reels

0 00:00Da Rain Dancin' R32 · 3/4L
Ron Wallace: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · 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 00:00The 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

‘Swirl’ not easy but well known.

0 00:00Broadway S32 · 3/3L
Chris Ronald: The Big Apple Collection · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c dance down | turn BH ; dance up and cast to 2pl (2c up) (2,1,3)
9--
S&Link3 into lines across ; Half Diag R&L to the L (in each line only the middle and RH persons dance)
17--
S&Link3 to sidelines; Half Diag R&L to the L (in each line only the middle and RH persons dance) (3x,1x,2x)
25--
All set | All turn P ½ and twirl to sideline | All set

Half diagonal R&L, set & link for three

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 00:00Sandy's Scotch Broth S32 · 3/3L
Gail Sibley: Katannuta, a Collection of Salt Spring Island Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
All Circle6 and back
9–
1c NHJ dance down | set ; dance up | cast to 2pl (2c up) facing 1cnr
17–
1c+1cnrs pass and turn ; 1c+2cnrs repeat, finish 1c facing out (2,1,3)
25–
Chaperoned Chain progression (2c+3c turn RH ¾ to midline while{2} 1c cast R ¼ round set | 2M+3W turn LH 1½ while{4} 1M+2W & 3M+1W in promhold dance ½ round set clw | 1c dance clw to 2pl while{2} 3c+2c turn RH ¾) (3,1,2)

Corners-pass & turn. Chaperoned-chain-progression

0 00:00Montparnasse S32 · 4/4L
Ann Dix: Reel Friends Book 3 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+4c set | cross RH ; cast to middle (2c/3c up/down). 1c+4c ½ LHA (2,4,1,3)
9–
Reels4 on the sides, finish middles facing ends on sidelines
17–
All set up/down | turn BH on sides ; 2c+4c & 1c+3c circle4 L, finish for
25–
2c+4c & 1c+3c Poussette

Has to be done!

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

One of Jerry’s favourites

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«.

0 00:00The White Heather Jig J40 · 4/4L
James B Cosh: Twenty Two SCD · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH | cast (2c up) ; turn LH 1½ to finish BtoB between 2c
9–
1c+2c Reel4 across, at end 1c pass Rsh to face 1cnr
17–
Turn CPCP, finish between 3c, BtoB facing opp. side
25–
1c+3c Reel4 across, 3c finish in 2pl, 1c pass Lsh in centre and join LH
33–
1c turn LH and cast off on own sides (4c up) ; 1c turn RH. (2,3,4,1)

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 00:00Fisherman's Reel R32 · 5S
Petyt, Sue / Gamon, Jane: Dunblane Holiday · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

Square set plus 5M / 5W in middle face P with backs to 4c / 2c

1–
1c+2c+3c+4c circle8 and back while{8} 5c turn RH ; turn LH 1½
9–
5M+2c & 5W+4c RHA ; 5M+1c & 5W+3c LHA
17–
1c+5M+2c & 3c+5W+4c (couples in promhold) Reels3 Rsh to side couple, 5c meets (5M swivels L) and takes promhold facing 1c
25–
(all C promhold) 5c+1c change places Rsh | 1c+4c repeat ; 4c+3c repeat | 3c+2c repeat, 2c is the new centre couple.