RSCDS Falkirk 2019 Xmas Dance

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Pelorus Jack

J32 · 3/4L · Skelton: RSCDS XLIE-cribs

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)
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The Falls of Rogie

R32 · 3/4L · Attwood: Alexander 1E-cribs

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1c cross RH | cast (2c up) ; cross RH | cast R (M up, W down)
9–
½ Reels3 across (Lsh to 2cnr) ; set in lines across | all cross up/down RH
17–
Corners chase once clw while{8} 1c chase half way clw and turn RH 1¼ to face 1cnr positions
25–
½ diag. Reel4 with 1cnrs, 1c pass Rsh ; ½ diag. Reel4 with 2cnrs, 1c passing Rsh to 2pl.
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Cape Town Wedding

S32 · 3/4L · Kerr: RSCDS XXXIXE-cribs

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1c cross down (no hands) to 2plx (2c up) | change places with 3c EH ; 1c turn RH ½ | lead to top (2c+3c down) and face up in promhold
9–
1c with 2c Rsh Reel3 across, at the end 1c pivots inwards into 1pos on own side facing down NHJ, with 2c in 2pl, on [16] 3c step in and face up NHJ
17–
All set, all Petronella (1c+3c in tandem) ; all set advancing {1} to join hands in circle, while setting {1} pull Rsh back tightly | and cast clw (to 1,2,3)
25–
1c+2c the Knot
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The Recumbent Stone

R48 · 5/5L · Drewry: 20 New Dances by John Drewry 1999-2000E-cribs

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2c+3c+4c circle6 and back while{8} on [5-8] 1c+5c turn RH
9–
1c+3c Fig8 down, cross down to start (1,2,3,4,5)
17–
1c with 2c & 3c with 4c turn EH 1½ on the sides (1c+3c start inwards) (2,1,4,3,5) ; 1c+3c cast off | cross up LH to face 1cnr
25–
1c & 3c ½Reels4 with 1cnrs, Pass Rsh ; repeat with 2cnrs
33–
Repeat with 3cnrs, finish with Rsh loop to 1W-1M-3W-3M on midline ; 1c+3c ½Reel4 on midline
41–
3c+1c turn RH 1¼ (5,3x,4,1x,2) ; 3c+1c ½ Fig8 across to the L (M down, W up) (3M+1W pass Rsh between 4c) (5,3,4,1,2)
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The Rutland Reel

R40 · 3/4L · Senior: RSCDS XLVIIIE-cribs

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1c set | cast off (2c up) ; cross down RH and cast up to (2,1x,3)
9--
2c+1c La-Chain
17--
Reels3{6} on the sides, 1c Rsh to 3c | 1c turn 3c RH ½ on sides (2,3,1x)
25--
3c+1c M-Chain (2,3,1x)
33--
1W followed by 1M cast up and cross to own side (3c down) ; 1c+3c Circle4 L (2,1,3)
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The Byron Strathspey

S32 · 3/3L · Drewry: Deeside 2E-cribs

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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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The Irish Rover

R32 · 3/4L · Cosh: 22 SCDE-cribs

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1c dance through 3c (2c up) and cast up ; 2c+1W & 1M+3c RHA, 1c 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)
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A Trip to Bavaria

R32 · 4/4L · MacGregor-Brown: Collins SCDE-cribs

1-16
1c+4c cross RH while 2c+3c ½RHA | middle and end Cs change place LH on sides ; repeat 3 times, finish (1,2,3,4) 1c facing down, 2c up
17–
1c set to 2c | cross down to face 3c (2c dance up) ; 1c+3c repeat
25–
1c+4c repeat ; All A&R, 1c changing sides RH on [30] (2,3,4,1)

Note: on [30] the original says »RH«, but »BH« is widely used.

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Seton's Ceilidh Band

J64 · 4/4L · Fordyce: Bruce Fordyce Mem. Coll.E-cribs

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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.
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Culla Bay

S32 · 4S · Dix: RSCDS XLIE-cribs

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1c+3c turn RH ½ with person opposite, face that person | twirl R and into opposite place ; 2c+4c repeat this and face in while{4} 1c+3c (W leading) chase ¼ clw | curve into centre and swivel R to face out (1c facing 4pl and 3c facing 2pl)
9–
Parallel Reels4 across
17–
2c+1c & 3c+4c circle4 L ; face other couple and set | ½ RHA, flowing into
25–
2c+4c LHA in the middle ; dance out passing same sex standing dancer on the side Rsh, and chase R (M leading) to 1pl/3pl (to 2,3,4,1).
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The Pair of Jeans

R32 · 3/4L · Goldring: Auld Friends MeetE-cribs

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Mirror Reels3 on sides, 1c crossing down. On [8] 1c & 3c finish slightly inside the set (1x,2,3)
9--
1c+3c R&L up/down. 1c in 1plx face out (1x,2,3)
17--
1c+2c ¾ DblFig8, 1c casting | 1c turn P LH ½ to centre LHJ facing 1M(1W) facing 2c(3c) (2,1x,3)
25--
All set | all set to P, 1c releasing hands on [27] ; 1c joining RH on [29] with 1M(1W) facing 3c(2c), all set | 1c turn P RH ½ to 2pl (2,1,3)
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Father Connelly's Jig

J64 · 4/4L · Drewry: DonsideE-cribs

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.

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MacDonald of the Isles

S32 · 3/3L · Haynes: RSCDS 30 popular, Vol 2E-cribs

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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)
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The Reel of the 51st Division

R32 · 3/4L · Atkinson: RSCDS XIIIE-cribs

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1c set | cast off two places (2c up) and lead up to 1cnrs
9–
1c set to 1cnr | turn 1cnr RH and join LH in the middle ; BiL | turn 1¼ LH to 2cnrs
17–
Repeat with 2cnrs | cross to (2,1,3)
25–
2c+1c+3c circle6 and back.
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