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Grand March

X0 · anyRR · Keppie: Burns Night / AnnapolisSCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams

1-8
couple following couple lead up the middle and alternately go left or right at the top of the room;
9-16
two side-by-side Grand Chains halfway round the room: an inner circle and an outer circle;
17-24
alternating over and under arches halfway round the room;
25-32
couple followed by couple lead up the middle and all turn left at the top and march around the room to end with a double circle around the room, men in the middle. ladies on the outer circle, all facing partner.
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Gay Gordons Two Step

X16 · 1RR · (traditional): Collins LittleMiniCribs

Round the Room, Couples facing anticlockwise, Man with partner on Right NH joined. Start on outside foot

1-8
1s travel forward (2 bars, 4 steps), Lady dances under Man's arm, couple now face clockwise; repeat to end facing anticlockwise again
9-16
1s turn away from each other (Man pulls back LSh, Lady RSh) & face again, set to partner & dance DoSiDo with partner
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The Packhorse Rant

R32 · 2RR · Brockbank: Collins LittleMiniCribs

Round the Room dance 2 facing 2

1-8
All dance RH across & LH back
9-16
Ladies dance DoSiDo, Men dance DoSiDo
17-24
Slip step round the room Men passing BtoB & Slip step back Ladies passing BtoB
25-32
All Adv+Ret & advance to meet next couple (one couple making an arch)
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Postie's Jig

J32 · 4/4L · Clowes: RSCDS 30 popular, Vol 2E-cribs

1–
1c+4c set, cast to middle positions (2c+3c step to end) ; 1c&4c ½ Fig8 round end C (2,1x,4x,3)
9–
1M+4M and 1W+4W cross NHJ, (W under men's arch), turn cnr ¾ with 'free' hand ; 1c facing 4c change places NHJ (arch going up), turn cnr as before
17–
Repeat (Men's arch ; arch going up)
25–
1c+4c ½ R&L ; turn P RH

Note that both times the couple moving UP makes the arch.

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Lomond Waltz

W32 · 1RR · Botham: Guide (ex-Collins)SCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams

1-8
Each couple in waltz hold dance a small square in their own space as follows: Man 2 steps to the Left (Lady to the Right) ; Man 2 steps Back (Lady Forward) ; Man 2 steps Right (Lady to the Left) ; Man 2 steps Forward (Lady Back)
9-12
Couple half turn to end back to back touching hands; half turn again to face each other and touch hands
13-14
Couple take both hands and step in towards each other with Man stepping more to the Right so that Lady moves slightly more to his Left side
15-16
Couple step away from each other then Man turns Lady under his Left arm to exchange places (Lady ends with her back to centre of the circle)
17-20
Repeat bars 13-16 to end in original places (i.e. with Man's back to the centre)
21-24
Man steps to Left (Lady to Right) , crosses Right foot (Lady Left), points Left foot (Lady Right), and closes Left foot to the Right (Lady closes Right foot to Left)
25-28
Man and Lady repeat bars 21-24 in opposite direction
29-32
Each couple do 2 waltz turns, or 3 if they are up to it, progressing anticlockwise as they waltz.
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The Grassmarket Reel

R32 · 3+3RR · Wilson: MagazineE-cribs

Trio face Trio RR

1–
All Circle6 and back
9–
Middle dancers RHA with dancers on their R ; repeat to the L
17–
the four corner dancers A&R diagonally ; the middle dancers dance BtoB
25–
All cross RH to opposite, to meet new trio | repeat LH : turn next opposite RH
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Military Two Step

X16 · 1RR · Finnigan: Guide (ex-Collins)SCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams

Couples round the room facing anticlockwise, ladies on the men's right. Start with ladies' left hands on men's right shoulders, men's right arms loosely around ladies' waists.

1–2
Bouncing on the inner foot, touch heel then toe of outer foot to the ground twice.
3–4
Walk forward for three steps then turn towards partner to face in the opposite direction.
5–8
Repeat in the opposite direction, finishing facing partner.
9–10
With both hands joined, jump onto both feet, then kick right foot across left; jump onto both feet again, then kick left foot across right.
11–12
The man raises his right hand (and the lady's left), dropping the other hand, and the lady turns once under the raised hands.
13–16
Polka around the room, finish ready to start again.
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Duke of Perth

R32 · 3/4L · RSCDS IE-cribs

1–
1c turn RH, cast off (2c up) ; turn LH to face 1cnrs
9–
Turn CPCP, to face 1cnrs
17–
1c set to and turn 1cnrs BH ; set to and turn 2cnrs BH
25–
Reels3{6} on the sides (Lsh to 1cnr) | 1c cross RH to 2pl.
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Circle of Cheer

R32 · 1C · Hamilton: Let's All Dance TooE-cribs

Form large circle all facing in, W on R of M

1-
All A&R ; A&R, finish facing P
9--
Grand Chain (pass 4 persons, 2 steps per hand)
17--
With 5th person (new P) dance BtoB ; turn New P RH and face in
25--
All circle round and back.
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Britannia Two Step

X16 · 3pRR · Guide (ex-Collins)MiniCribs

Round the Room in 3s facing anticlockwise

1-4
Nearer hands joined, touch the left heel then the left toe to the floor, bouncing on the right foot with each touch, All skip to the left for one step. Repeat with opposite feet.
5-8
Skip forward for two steps, then backwards for two steps.
9-12
All set & Ladies turn under Mans arms
13-16
Skip forward for two steps, then backwards for two steps
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Waves of Tory

R40 · 4/4L · (unknown)MiniCribs

1- 8
All Adv+Ret, all advance & cross over with Ladies dancing under Mens arches
9-16
Repeat back to places but Men dance under Ladies arches
17-24
1s Slip-Step down to bottom & back again
25-32
1s followed by 2s+3s+4s+5s cast & 1s make an arch at bottom as 2s+3s+4s+5s dance up under arch. 2 3 4 5 1
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2s+3s+4s+5s face & dance down as 1s dance up under 5s arch as 5s dance down over them & 1s dance over 4s & ‘under & over’ to top etc & as all reach bottom/top they turn about & dance up/down ‘under & over’ back to places 2 3 4 5 1
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Mississippi Dip

-16 · 1RR · Wood: Guide (ex-Collins)

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Southern Rose Waltz

W24 · 1RR · Taylor: Collins LittleSCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams

Cpls form big circle, M inside and facing P. The line of dance is cclw.(M dance forward on L foot, W on R foot.)

1-4
slide three times (1-2, 1-2, 1-2) in the line of dance (that is, M dances left and W dances right) then lightly tap (never stomp) both heels twice at the same time (that is, up on the toes, down on the heels);
5-6
turn the W clockwise twice in-place
7-10
repeat the slides and taps above
11-14
house in-place making one revolution
15-16
with M reversing, walk, walk, walk, walk
17-18
with W reversing, walk, walk, walk, walk
19-20
step to the center 1-2-tap front and tap behind (same foot, W right, M left)
21-24
house in-place making one revolution

repeat as desired.

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Virginia Reel

R40 · 4/4L · Guide (ex-Collins)E-cribs

1–
A&R ; A&R
9–
All turn P RH ; turn LH
17–
All turn P BH ; dance BtoB
25–
1c slip down ; slip up
33–
1c cast, others following ; 1c arch and others pass under (2,3,4,1)

Walking step, begin on left foot. Can also be danced with more couples in the set

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