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Beginners class

0 00:00Programme Item: Warm up

0 00:00Good Hearted Glasgow J32 · 3/4L
Peter Knapman: A Guide to Scottish Country Dancing (ex-Collins) · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c turn RH | cast off (2c up) ; turn LH 1¼
9–
Teapots R ; and L (2c+1W & 1M+3c RHA ; 2c+1M & 1W+3c LHA)
17–
1c lead down the middle and up into 2pl
25–
All circle6 and back

0 00:00Step Practice: PdB - Set & Travel

0 00:00The White Cockade R32 · 3/4L
Preston (18C): RSCDS V 11 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c+3c set and cross RH ; repeat
9–
1c lead down the middle ; and up, staying in the middle
17–
1c long cast to 2pl (2c up) ; 1c+3c circle4 L
25–
2c+1c R&L.

0 00:00Step Practice: Strathspey Set & Travel

0 00:00The Cabrach S32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: Graded and Social Dances 1 - 24 Dances · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c long cast to 3pl (2c+3c up) ; 2c repeat (3c+1c up) (3,1,2)
9–
All set | cross RH ; set | turn RH ½ into middle for
17–
All Allemande
25–
Circle6 and back (2,1,3)

"This dance can be used to introduce the 3-couple allemande in reel time and as an introduction to dancing a medley - 32 bar strathspey - 32 bar reel, each couple dancing once through in strathspey time and then in reel time for their second turn." Also danced as medley; as S for 1c and 2c, as Reel for 3c and 4c.

General class

0 00:00The Findlays' Jig J32 · 3/4L
Roy Goldring: 14 Social Dances for 2000 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c lead down the middle and up, 2c+3c step in for
9–
1c+2c+3c Allemande (to 3,2,1)
17–
1c long cast to 1pl (3c+2c down) ; 2c repeat (1c+3c down) (2,1,3)
25–
Circle6 and back

0 00:00Formation Practice: Set & Rotate Strathspey

0 00:00Director Jim S32 · 4/4L
Gordon Porter · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c+2c & 3c+4c Set&Rotate (2,1,4,3)
9--
Reels4 on sides (2,1,4,3)
17--
1c+4c+3c chase clw ½ ; cross RH | 2c+3c+4c+1c set (2,3,4,1)
25--
Circle8 and back (2,3,4,1)

Reels of 4

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.

Something to Relax

0 00:00City Lights J32 · 3/4L
Nicola Scott: RSCDS LII 1 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c turn RH | cast (2c up) ; turn LH 1¼ to face 1cnrs (2,1,3)
9--
»Corners Pass And Allemande Turn R« on 1diag [same figure as Corners Pass And Turn, except that cnrs dance an Allemande Turn to the Right and 1c meet P in centre at end] ; all cnrs chase clw ½ while{4} 1c turn LH 1¼ to face 2cnrs[pos] (3x,1,2x)
17--
Repeat [9-12] on 2diag ; repeat [13-16], 1c finish in centre Lsh to P facing opposite side (2,1,3)
25--
1W+2c & 1M+3c RHA (to 2,1,3) ; all turn P RH (or birl) (2,1,3)

Advanced only

0 00:00The Partisan S40 · 3/3L
Violaine Eysseric · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1--
1c+2c The Tourbillon. On [7-8] 1c turn BH and face 1cnrs (2,1x,3)
9--
»Modified Corners Pass and Turn« on 1diag [: same as Corners Pass and Turn except that cnrs turn BH ½, face each other and cast away to exchanged places. 1c pass P RSh in centre and pivot R to face 2cnrs] ; repeat [9-12] on 2diag. On [15-16] 1c meet P in centre and pivot R to 2plx (3x,1x,2x)
17--
All set | all »RSh Turn« 1½ [: dance RSh round P to own sides] (3,1,2)
25--
1c »Figure of Love« L [: 1c ½ Fig8 L, meet P in centre, touch BH and pivot RSh back ½ ; dance RSh round 1cnr[pos] to 2pl] (3,1,2)
33--
Circle6 and back (3,1,2)

Note:
»RSh Turn« (Right Shoulder Turn) is also known as Gypsy Turn, a term now considered offensive by some.

Toubillon / Turn BH half & twirl out

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)

Set & Rotate Quicktime / Practice Set & Cast

0 00:00Programme Item: Extra

0 00:00Flowers of Dunbeg R32 · 5/5L
Sue Porter · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c & 4c+5c RHA ; LHA
9–
2c+3c+4c A&R ; Turn P RH
17–
1c dance between 2c, behind 3c, between 4c, behind 5c (who step up as 1c passes)
25–
Circle10 and back

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)