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8 votes

0 00:00The Dancing Master J96 · 4S
John Drewry: Thirty Popular Dances, Volume Two · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set to 3c | both cast ¼ clw into the middle and face across ; 1c+3c cross RH | chase clw to P's place facing clw
9–
1c+2W & 3c+4W RHA (1c+3c, W leading, pass through own place into) ; 1c+4M & 3c+2M LHA , finish again in P's place
17–
1c & 3c (W leading M) Rsh Reels3 with the same two corners (1c+2W+4M, 3c+4W+2M), 1c+3c face out in P's place, 2c+4c face in and all take promhold
25–
1c+3c chase clw half round, while{4} 2c+4c A&R ; 1c & 3c pass Rsh to own place
33-64
2c+4c repeat [1-32]
65–
All set to P | change places RH (M face out) ; all W ½RHA and dance out to W place ¾ clw from the start while{4} all M dance one place clw, to meet »opposite partner«
73–
Repeat [65-72] with new partner (to 3,4,1,2)
81–
Half Schiehallion Reel (to own places)
89–
All circle8 and back.

Note by Drewry: On [65-68] and [69-72] the W use RH twice. This can be avoided by substituting: [65-68] »All set to P | change places passing Rsh, (M face out)«

3 votes

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)

2 votes

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

Just 1 vote

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)

0 00:00Bonnie Anne J96 · 4/4L
Scottish Dances collected by Mary Isdal MacNab · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-16
All four C petronella right round
17-32
1W set advancing to 1M and turn him BH while{4} 2W+3W+4W dance up one ; repeat (2W set advancing to 1M & 1W to 2M, both pairs turn BH) ; repeat (three pairs turn) ; repeat (all turn: 4W+1M, 3W+2M, 2W+3M, 1W+4M)
33–
1W followed by other W dance behind 4M, in front of 3M, behind 2M, then 1W+2W & 3W+4W dance NHJ between partners to places (1,2,3,4)
41–
All C set twice ; turn RH (finish in Allemande-hold facing up)
49-64
(move into square set) 1c set advancing, turning R to face down in 1pl {4} ; 2c repeat, turning L and moving to 4pl (of Sq set) ;; 3c repeat turning R to 2pl ; 4c repeat with full L turn to 3pl
65–
All M set advancing to centre | set turning to face partner ; all set, the M 4 PdB or high cuts, 2M+3M (from 2pl/4pl) moving R to form line of M along original midline (2M, 1M, 4M, 3M), middles face ends)
73–
All W set while{8} the M Reel4 in highland steps, at end 1M & 4M pass Rsh, all finish facing P
81–
All C set twice and turn BH back to form of original set, holding BH
89–
1c+2c & 3c+4c Poussette right round

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 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 00:00Father 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 Flight of the Falcon J32 · 3/4L
Barry Priddey: Anniversary Tensome · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set and cast off one (2c up), 1¼ turn LH so 1M (with 1W behind) faces 3W
9–
1c lead-change diagonal Reel3 with 1cnrs (Rsh to 3W) (1M & 1W switch lead at each end of the reel), end facing 3M
17–
Repeat with 2cnrs (start Rsh to 3M), finish facing 1cnrs
25–
Turn 1cnr RH, pass P Rsh, repeat with 2cnr, cross to (2,1,3) (cnrs turn for 4 bars)

0 00:00The Hazel Tree J32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: Summer Collection, Set 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c Espagnole, 1c finishing facing 1cnr
9–
1c turn 1cnr RH, pass Rsh ; turn 3cnr LH, pass Lsh (cnrs dance for {4})
17–
Turn 2cnr RH, pass Rsh ; turn 4cnr LH, pass Lsh to 2plx side by side facing down
25–
Lead LHJ between 3c, cross and cast to 2pl ; All C turn RH

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

0 00:00Hooked on Bells J32 · 4/4L
Irene Paterson · Crib: SCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-4
1L and 4M lead a chase followed by their partner: cast up/down around 2/3C and dance across
5-8
1C+4C LH across
9-12
1C+4C dance out (1M+4L out ends, 1L+4M out sides) and cast around one person, pulling back right shoulders at end WHILE 2C+3C advance and retire on diagonal
13-16
Repeat from new positions, 1C+4C finishing slightly inside, M facing down, L facing up
17-24
Alternating tandem reels of 3 on sides
25-32
4C+1C slip knot

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 00:00Major Ian Stewart J32 · 3/4L
John Drewry: RSCDS XXXV 4 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c turn RH ½ into | ½ RHA into ; 2c+1c turn RH, 2c finish facing out (2,1,3)
9–
Opposing Reels3 on own sides (1c inwards, Rsh to 4cnr) 1c finish facing 1cnr, 2c+3c finish with loops
17–
SetH&G to (2,1,3)
25–
Circle6 L {3}, cross R foot over L and chase back cclw to (2,1,3)

0 00:00The Raven's Dance J32 · 3/4L
Derek Haynes: Carnforth Collection of SC Dances 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c DblFig8 (1c cross down, 2c dance up, no cast), at the end 2c face out
9–
Crossover Reels3 on the sides (1c cross down, 2c out and up), finish 1c side by side at top facing down, W on the R, 2c facing out
17–
1c (together) +2c Lead-change Reel3 across, Rsh to 2M. 2c finish in 1pl with 1c in between facing down
25–
1c dance down, cast up round 3c, lead up, cross between 2c and cast off (2,1,3)

0 00:00The Saint Nicholas Boat J48 · 3/4L
John Drewry: The Canadian Book of Scottish Country Dances · Crib: E-cribs

1–
1c+2c set | ¾ of DblFig8, 1c cast to start (2,1x,3)
9–
All set | cross RH ; set | turn RH ½ and W swivel R to face sideline with M close behind (2,1x,3)
17–
Rsh Reel3 , couples dancing as one, M behind W, 1c starting to M side and up, at end couples split to nearest sideline
25–
2M+1W+3M & 2W+1M+3W Parallel Rsh Reels3, 1c starting up, 3c ends in 3pl, but 2c+1c dance on slightly to finish at top in line across, the M BtoB in the middle facing the other W
33–
Reel4 across, the M omit the final Lsh pass but take promhold with P on the L, 1c facing up, 2c down
41–
2c followed by 1c dance down between 3c, cross and cast up | 2c+1c cross RH (2,1,3)

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.