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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 00:00Mairi'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 00:00Nottingham Lace R96 · 4S
Jenny Bradley: Nottingham Lace · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
Half G-Chain ; all set to P | turn ¾ RH
9–
All W ½LHA while{2} M dance clw one place | all turn new P RH ½ ; repeat (M ½LHA, W ¼ clw)
17–
Repeat [9-16] to original places
25–
1c+3c dance in, change places RH, split and cast behind side C, pass RH to own place, forming a longwise set | All set
33–
All A&R ; 1c+2W+4M & +3c+2M+4W, circle4 L and open into lines of 4 across with 1c & 3c in the middle
41–
All A&R ; circle8 half way, finishing in square set opposite original places
49-72
Repeat [25-48] with 2c+4c as dancing couples
73-96
Repeat [1-24]

0 00:00Reel of the Puffins R32 · 4/4L
John Bowie Dickson: Dunedin Dances Book 5 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

3c+4c cross on 2nd chord (1,2,3x,4x)

1–
1c+4c cross RH and cast to centre (2c+3c step to ends) ; 1c+4c set twice, hand joined in circle, at end pivot R to face corners
9–
2c+3c full diag. Reels4 giving LH in the centre while{8} 1c+4c ½ reel4 round cnr, pass Lsh in centre | repeat round next cnr cclw, and face »third« cnr (1c faces 3c, 2c faces 4c)
17–
Turn cnr RH | 1c+4c ½ LHA ; turn new cnr RH | 1c & 4c change places on side LH (2,4,1x,3x)
25–
Parallel Reels4 on the side

0 00:00Fisherman Ginger's Reel R32 · 3/4L
Gaye & Damon Collin: Scottish Country Dancing is all around the world · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
1s turn RH, cast (2s step up 3-4), dance down between 3s & cast up to face 1st corners
9-12
1/2 Rotating Reel of 4:
1s+1st corners pass RSh, corners pass & twirl (pull back RSh) & dance out to opp corner passing 1s RSh
13-16
1s turn RH 1.1/2 to face 2nd corners while 1st corners dance clockwise round set to original places
17-24
Repeat bars 9-16 with 2nd corners. 1s finish in 2nd place own sides
25-32
2s+1s+3s circle 6H round to left (7 steps), cross R foot over L, pulling back LSh & chase anticlockwise to place 2 1 3

0 00:00Butterfly R32 · 4/4L
Gaye Collin: The Musicians' Wedding · Crib: MiniCribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1-8
1s dance in & cast to 2nd place (2s step up 3-4). 1s+3s Adv+Ret
9-16
1s+3s dance modified Chain Progression:
9-10 1s+3s turn 3/4 RH
11-14 1M+3L turn LH 1.1/2 times while partners chase clockwise 1/2 way
15-16 3s+1s turn 3/4 RH to end 3L behind 1L facing down in middle (Ladies' side) & 1M behind 3M facing up (Men's side)
17-24
Alternating Tandem reels of 3 across, (1L+3L RSh to 4M & 3M+1M RSh to 2L). Lead swaps bars 19-20. All end on own sides 2 3 1 4
25-28
1s+4s NHJ set advancing, drop hands to face up. 1s cast to 4th place & face up while 4s NHJ dance up 1 place turning outwards to face down
29-32
1s dance in/up & turn 4s on sides (Ladies RH, Men LH) to end 2 3 4 1

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)

0 00:00James Gray J32 · 4/4L
Ronella Burrows: RSCDS XLII 10 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

On 2nd chord, 3c+4c change sides (to 1,2,3x,4x)

1–
1c+4c cross RH | cast to middle (2c+3c step to ends) ; 1c+4c ½ Fig8 round nearest end couple (2,1,4x,3x)
9–
1c+4c R&L, finish facing end couple (no polite turns) (2,1,4x,3x)
17–
Parallel Rsh reels4 on the sides, but 1c+4c finish in line across, 1M+4M in the middle RHJ, the W outside
25–
1M+4M turn RH ¾ while{4} 1W+4W chase ¼ cclw inside the set | 1M+4W & 4M+1W turn LH ½ ; 1W+4W turn RH ¾ while{4} 1M+4M chase ¼ cclw | 1M+4W & 4M+1W turn LH ¾ (to 2,4,1x,3x)

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 00:00Equilibrium J32 · 3/4L
Ian Barbour: Set and Cast Off Volume 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c cast off (2c up), cross LH ; dance Lsh round 2cnrs to face 1cnrs (2,1x,3)
9–
Rsh Reels3 in sideline (2,1x,3)
17-28
»Fig8 G-Chain«: 2M+1W (side) & 2W+3M (2nd diag) & 1M+3W (side) change places RH | 3M+3W (side) & 1W+1M (1st diag) & 2M+2W (side) change LH ; repeat figure twice ;; (all dance a Fig8, men dancing down the sidelines, women up).
29-32
1c set and cross over RH, on first turn finish facing out (2,1,3).

0 00:00Linnea's Strathspey S32 · 3/4L
Tim Wilson: RSCDS XLVII 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c set | cast off (2c up), cross Lsh and cast R round 1cnr to face 1cnr
9–
SetH&G , at end pass Rsh to face out in 2pl
17–
[Chaperoned Chain Progression] 1c cast ¼ clw round set while{2} 2c & 3c Turn RH ¾ | 2M+3W turn 1½ LH while{4} the others promenade ½ clw round set | 3c+2c turn RH ¾ and face up while{2} 1c cast ¼ clw to meet in 2pl, for
25–
3c+1c+2c Allemande (2,1,3)

0 00:00Cherrybank Gardens S32 · 3/3L
John Drewry: Bankhead Book Part 1 · 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)

0 00:00The Gardeners' Fantasia S32 · 3/3L
Pamela Cook: RSCDS XLVI 2 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1c+2c Circle4 L and face up/dn NHJ ; Set | 1c turn inwards and cast as 2c dance up and 3c step in for
9–
1c+3c Rondel, 3c finish facing 1cnr
17–
3c set to and turn cnrs, finish on sidelines (2,3x,1) with 1c facing 2c
25–
3c dance up | cast off ; lead down LHJ, cross and cast up while{8} 2c+1c R&L, starting along the sides (2,3,1)

0 00:00The Corian Strathspey S32 · 3/3L
Maurice Whitby: RSCDS XLIII 8 · Crib: E-cribs · Diagram: Keith Rose's Diagrams

1–
1M+2W turn RH 1½ while{4} partners chase round them cclw ½ (to 2x,1x,3) ; 1c ½ Fig8 down round 3c (2x,1,3)
9–
1W+3M turn LH 1½ while{4} partners chase round them clw ½ (to 2x,3x,1x) ; 3c ½ Fig8 up round 2c (2x,3,1x)
17–
All set | 3c petronella into facing lines across (3W with 2c, 3M with 1c) ; S&Link3 (2,3,1), 3c dancing into the middle for
25–
Teapots R (2c+3W & 3M+1c RHA) ; Teapots L (2c+3M & 3W+1c LHA) (2,3,1)