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BRIGHOUSE

 Scottish Country Dance Club








So come and see the Scottish Dancing every Thursday night at Waring Green, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, handy for Calderdale, Kirklees and Bradford.



     Brighouse S.C.D.C.

Open Evening, September 8th

Tonight's programme by

Anne Whitaker

This crib belongs to …………………….


SHIFTIN' BOBBINS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Clowes  Ormskirk 6

1- 8 1s cross RH to double triangle position with 2s+3s & set, 1s cast up to top & dance down until they are between 2s & 3s

9-16 1L dances RH across with 2M+3M while 1M dances LH across with 2L+3L, 1s followed by 2s+3s dance down centre

17-24 3s followed by 2s+1s dance up & 3s+2s cast down to places, 1L dances LH across with 2M+3M while 1M dances RH across with 2L+3L

25-32 1s dance up to top & cast down to 2nd place opposite side, 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 around 2s to end in 2nd place on own sides


AIRD OF COIGACH  (J4x48)  4C set John Bayly  Imperial Bk 3

1- 8 All Men dance across passing partner RSh & cast down to the bottom of set (4th Man leading), cross the bottom of the set & up Men's side

9-16 All circle 8H round & back (retaining the circle formation to bar 40)

17-20 1L & 1M with dancer on their left (nearer hands joined) cross diagonally (Mens arch) & both pairs turn away from each other to face in

21-24 1L & 1M take dancer on left (NHJ) & cross over (dancing Man couple make arch) both pairs turning away from each other to face in

25-32 1s continue this Fig 2 more times to end with top 2 dancers facing each other also bottom dancers facing each other for a Snowball Grand Chain

33-40 All dance Snowball Grand Chain for 4 cpls: -

`End couples cross RH & change places LH on side with side persons

 `Original side persons cross RH while original end couples change places RH on sides & all change places LH on sides

41-48 All Ladies dance across passing opposite Man RSh & cast up to top, cross & down on the Ladies side to end opposite partner.  2 3 4 1


SANDY’S SCOTCH BROTH  (S3x32)  3C set  Gail Sibley  Katannuta Bk

1- 8 All circle 6H round & back

9-16 1s dance down middle & set, dance up & cast to 2nd place

17-24 1s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners & pass RSh to face 2nd corners, dance Pass+Turn with 2nd corners to end 2nd place own sides

25-32 Promenade (Chaperoned) Chain progression:

`25-26    2s & 3s 3/4 turn partner RH into middle while 1s dance clockwise 1/4 round the set picking up 2L/3M …

`27-30    who promenade 1/2 way clockwise while middle people (2M + 3L) turn LH 1.1/2.

 `31-32    2s & 3s turn partner RH 3/4 to own sides while 1s dance clockwise 1/4 round to end in 2nd place. 3 1 2


POSTIE'S JIG  (J4x32)  4C set R Clowes  Ormskirk 5

1- 8 1s & 4s set & cast in 1 place, 1s & 4s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round new end couples

9-12 1M+4M & 1L+4L cross (men making an arch) & turn corners with free hand to face up/down

13-16 1s+4s dance down/up (couple dancing up make the arch) & turn corners

17-24 Repeat bars 9-16 from new pstns

25-32 1s+4s dance 1/2 R&L, turn partner RH


WHIGMALEERIES  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) D Ivory  Imperial 2

1- 8 1s set advancing & turn individually, slip step down below 3s & cast up to 2nd place

9-16 1M dances RH across with 3s & 1L with 2s, 1s dance round 2nd corners LSh to end in prom hold facing 3L

17-24 1s dance 1/2 RSh reel of 3 across with 3s, separate & dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides to end in prom hold with ptnr facing 3L (in 1M place)

25-32 1s dance 1/2 reel of 3 across with 3s (in 1st place), separate & dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides to end in 2nd place own side


THE RING OF BRODGAR  (S4x32)  Sq.Set Derek Haynes  Carnforth Coll 5

1- 8 1s turn 2H, dance down into centre of set, 1M dances LH across with 2s & 1L RH across with 4s

9-16 2s+1s+4s in prom hold dance reel of 3 across (1s give RSh to 4s to start)

17-24 1s dance out between 3s, divide & cast back to centre, turn RH & 1M dances out between 2s as 1L dances out between 4s, back to places

25-32 All dance Grand Chain (1 bar per hand)

Repeat with 2s, 3s then 4s leading


EZEKIEL'S WHEEL  (R88)  Sq set  James Mungall  Baton Rouge SCDs

1- 8 Ladies dance RH across & keeping hold of RH in middle take partners LH & Bal-in-Line then ½ turn partners LH into centre

9-16 Men dance RH across & keeping hold of RH in middle take partners LH & Bal-in-Line then ½ turn Ladies LH into centre & face partners

17-32 All dance double Celtic Reel:-

Each couple passes partner RSh to change places, Men dance LSh round each other ¾ way while Ladies dance on 1 place clockwise. This is repeated with Ladies dance LSh ¾ round each other while Men dance on 1 place clockwise.

 Repeat back to positions

33-48 All dance full Schiehallion reels

49-56 1s & 3s take partners 2H & slip step to the opposing position (Men pass BtoB) & turn partners 2H, slip step back to original positions (Ladies pass BtoB) & turn partners 2H to original positions.

57-64 2s & 4s repeat bars 49-56

65-80 All dance Grand Chain but when ½ way round on bars 71-72 set to partner, repeat to places but again set to partner on bars 79-80

81-88 All dance 8H round & back


BURNIEBOOZLE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) David G Queen  Southport 1

1- 8 1s set & cast 1 place, turn partner LH 1.1/2 times to opposite sides (M facing up L down)

9-16 2s+1s+3s dance reel of 3 on sides giving LSh to 2nd corner & ending with 1s turning RH to face 1st corners

17-28 1s Dance to Each Corner & Set: -

`17-18 1s change places with 1st crnrs passing RSh & 1st corners pass RSh with a 1/4 turn to right in centre to face 2nd corners (as 2nd corners set)

`19-20 Original 1st crnrs change places with 2nd crnrs passing RSh & 2nd crnrs pass RSh with a 1/4 turn to right to face 1s in 3rd crnr (pstn) as 1s set

`21-22 Original 2nd corners change places with 1s passing RSh & 1s pass RSh with a 1/4 turn to right to face 2nd corner (pstn) as orig 1st corners set

`23-28 Repeat this Fig once more until 1s meet again in centre with 3s & 2s in 1st & 3rd places opposite sides

29-32 1s turn RH 1.1/4 times while 2s & 3s change places RH on the sides & cross over LH


MACDONALD OF KEPPOCH  (M-(S64+R64))  Sq.Set Chris Ronald  RSCDS Bk 49

1- 8 1s+3s dance 6 bars R&L (Men polite turns) to finish in centre B-to-B with partner facing side couples (1L+2L, 1M+4M, 3L+4L, 3M+2M). All set

9-16 Reels of 4 across.  Finish in line up/down with Ladies (in middle) facing, 1M facing down, 3M facing up

17-24 Reel of 4 (1L+3L pass RSh) All pass LSh at ends, RSh in middle.  Finish in original places facing partners

25-32 All set, all turn partner RH 1.1/4 into promenade hold & dance 1 place anticlockwise.

Repeat from new positions in Strathspey then twice in Reel time back to original places


NAPIER'S INDEX  (J8x40)  3C (4C Set)  Brian Charlton  RSCDS Bk 45

1- 8  1s set & cast 1 place, turn LH 1.1/4 times to end in Bal-in-Line position between 1st corners

9-16 1s+1st corners Bal-in-Line & turn corners RH (4 bars) to Bal-in-Line again with 1st corners

17-24 1s dance reel of 3 on sides (LSh to 2nd corner) & end diagonally between 2nd corners

25-32 1s+2nd corners Bal-in-Line & turn corners RH (4 bars), Bal-in-Line again with 2nd corners

33-40 1s dance reels of 3 across (LSh to 3rd corners) & cross RH to 2nd places



SUPPER


NEVER AT SEA  (R3x48) or  (R6x48)  6C Set John C Haddow 4s & 5s & 6s start on opp sides

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast to 2nd place, cross LH & cast to 3rd place while 6s cross RH & cast to 5th place, cross LH & cast to 4th place

9-16 1M+6L Prom hold dance reel of 3 with 4s (pass 4M LSh to start) while 6M+1L dance reel of 3 with 3s (pass 3M LSh) end 1s in 3rd place side by side facing up & 6s in 4th place facing down ready for:..

17-24 1s & 6s dance reflection reels on sides dancing up/down between 3s/4s to start

25-32 1s+6s dance R&L ending with 1s facing up & 6s facing down

33-36 End couples cross RH while cpl in 2nd+3rd pl also cpl in 4th+5th pl dance 1/2 RH across & all (1st+2nd pl, 3rd+4th pl, 5th+6th pl) change pl LH on side

37-40 Repeat bars 33-36

40-44 Repeat bars 33-36

45-48 All turn partners RH  5 4 6(1)(3)(2)

Dance 3 times to end 6 5 4(3)(2)(1) or 6 times to end 1 2 3(4 )(5)(6)


LET THE HACKLES RISE  (J4x48)  4C set John Drewry  Canadian Bk

1- 8 All circle 8H round & back

9-16 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance 1/2 R&L, 1s+4s dance 1/2 R&L

17-24 All dance reels of 4 on sides

25-32 4s+1s cross (L under M arch), 2s+4s & 1s+3s turn 1.1/4 times on side (4s+1s turning out) to form lines of 4 across (all Men at one end) & all set

33-40 Men dance RH across as Ladies dance LH & all change places with ptnr (3s start) to dance Men LH across & Ladies RH end own sides.  3 1 4 2

41-48 3s followed by 1s+4s+2s cast to end 2 4 1 3


THE GARRY STRATHSPEY  (S4x32)  4C set James Cosh  22 SCDs

1- 8 1s+2s & 3s+4s dance 1/2 R&L, 1s+4s (in centre) dance 1/2 R&L

9-16 2s+4s & 1s+3s circle 4H left 1/2 way, 2s+3s circle 4H right 1/2 way, 1s dance up to top & all face as for Reel of 4 on sides

17-24 All set HS & dance 1/2 Grand Chain

25-32 All dance Reel of 4 on sides.  2 3 4 1


FISHERMAN'S REEL  (R5x32)  5C Sq.Set Sue Petyt  Dunblane Holiday

5 couple square set, 5s in centre facing, 5M back to 4s, 5L back to 2s

1- 8 1s+2s+3s+4s circle 8H round & back while 5s turn RH once & LH 1.1/2 times to end 5M facing 2s & 5L facing 4s

9-16 5M+2s also 5L+4s dance RH across, 5s pass LSh & dance LH across with next couple anticlockwise (M with 1s & L with 3s)

17-24 5M dances reel of 3 with 1s+2s (in prom hold) giving RSh to 2s while 5L reels with 3s+4s giving RSh to 4s

25-32 All take ptnrs in prom hold, 5s change pl with 1s RSh, 1s pass 4s RSh, 4s pass 3s RSh, 3s pass 2s RSh & 2s end in centre facing each other


RAMADAN-CE  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) John Drewry  Turkish Set

1- 8 1s dance Inveran Reels with 2s+3s

9-16 1s cross RH, cast 1 place & turn RH to face 1st corners

17-24 1s dance RSh round 1st corner, pass RSh & dance RSh round 2nd corner to end 2nd place opposite side while 1st corners dance in, 1/2 turn RH, twirl & dance out to each others place, 2nd corners dance similarly.  (3)(1)(2)

25-32 1s dance 1/2 LSh reels of 3 across (Man at top with 3s & Lady at bottom with 2s), 1s dance 1/2 RSh reels of 3 on own sides (Man Down, Lady up)


KINFAUNS CASTLE  (S5x32)  5C set Derek Haynes  Carnforth Coll 4

1- 8 2s & 4s dance full diagonal RSh reels of 4 with 1st corners (passing partner LSh to start)

9-16 2s & 4s dance full reel of 4 with 2nd corners (dancing LSh round partner to face 2nd corners)

17-24 2s & 4s dance Figs of 8 on sides dancing in front of dancer on left (Ladies down & Men up) & meet ready for a Poussette

25-32 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance 1/2 Diamond Poussette, 1s+4s also 3s+5s dance 1/2 Diamond Poussette to end 2 4 1 5 3


EQUILIBRIUM  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Ian Barbour  SCD Archives

1- 8 1s cast 1 place, cross LH & cast round their 2nd corners to face 1st corners

9-16 1s dance reel of 3 on opposite sides (passing 1st corner RSh)

17-28 1s dance Fig of 8 Grand Chain: - 1s change places RH with 1st crnrs on sides as 2nd crnrs cross diag RH, 1s cross diag LH as others change pl LH on sides, continue this Fig back to pl (Ladies in top pl always cross diag with Man in 3rd pl as others change pl on sides)

29-32 1s set & cross RH


BRIDGE OVER THE ATLANTIC  (S3x32)  3C  set Derek Haynes & John Gradon  Carnforth Coll 3

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance reflection reels of 3 on sides (1s in & down to start), 1s+2s continue reel to change places & 1s turn to face up on outside

9-16 All dance 3H across on sides (Ladies LH & Men RH), on bar 10 1s cross to join opposite wheel (Lady in front of Man), on bar 13 1s cross back to own side to continue wheels & rotate until 1s are at the top

17-24 1s followed by 3s+2s dance down the middle & back with 3s & 2s dividing to dance up behind 1s in order 1 3 2

25-32 All dance Allemande to end 2 3 1


POLHARROW BURN  (R5x32)  5C set Hugh Foss  Glendarroch SD Sheets

1- 8 1s & 3s cross RH, cast 1 place & dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round couple above them

9-16 1s & 3s turn RH then LH (long turns) to face 1st corners while 2s & 5s 1/2 turn RH & chase clockwise to other end of set

17-24 1s & 3s dance 1/2 Reels of 4 with 1st corners then 2nd corners

25-32 1s & 3s dance 1/2 Reel of 4 with 3rd corner, turn partner LH & cast down 1 place own sides.  2 4 1 5 3


THE DEIL AMANG THE TAILORS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) RSCDS Bk 14

1- 8 1s+2s set & dance RH across 1/2 way, set & dance LH across 1/2 way back to place

9-16 1s lead down the middle & back to top

17-24 1s+2s dance Allemande

25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back


EXTRAS


THE CRANBERRY TART  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Terry Glasspool  7 Year Itch

1- 8 1M sets & casts 1 place, sets & petronella turns between 3s facing up while 1L stands for 2 bars then sets, casts 1 place & sets

9-16 1M sets in line with 3s & all 3 Adv+Ret then 1M advances to partner while 1L petronella turns between 2s & sets in line with 2s then all 3 Adv+Ret

17-24 1L followed by partner dances reel of 3 across with 2s (RSh to 2L) to end in 2nd place own sides

25-32 1s dance RSh reels of 3 on sides giving RSh to 3s


THE ZOOLOGIST  (J8x32)  3C (4C set)  D Brown  RSCDS Bk 46

1- 8 1s cross down between 2s+3s & cast to right to face 2L/3M, dance 1/2 LSh reel of 3 across (1L with 2s, 1M with 3s) & end facing 1st corner (pstn)

9-16 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4 & pass RSh to face 2nd corner (pstn), 1s dance 1/2 diagonal reel & end in double triangle positions (facing opp sides)

17-24 1s dance Double Triangles & end in middle facing opposite sides RSh to RSh

25-32 1s dance LH across (M with 3s at top & L with 2s), 1M followed by 3M+3L also 1L followed by 2L+2M pass RSh diagonally across to change ends & loop round to right to end on own sides.  2 1 3


GLENGARRY HOMESTEAD  (S4x32)  4C set  J Brenchley  Kangaroo Paw

1- 8 1s+3s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 round 2s/4s, 1s+3s dance down 1 place & turn inwards face up as 2s also 4s dance up 1 pl & in to face 1s/3s & all set

9-16 2s+1s also 4s+3s circle 4H round to left, all dance 1/2 RSh reels of 4 on sides but end with 1s+4s 3/4 turning LH bringing Ladies into centre

17-24 1s+4s dance the Targe : -

`17-18  1st & 4th Ladies  3/4 turn RH while Men dance 1/4 way round anticlockwise

 `19-20 1st Man with 4th Lady & 1st Lady with 4th Man full turn LH

`21-22 1st & 4th Ladies  3/4 turn RH while Men dance 1/4 way round anticlockwise

`23-24 1st Man with 4th Lady & 1st Lady with 4th Man turn LH to end on sides to end (3) 1 (4) 2

25-32 All dance 1/2 RSh reels of 4 on sides, all set & 3s+4s cross to own sides.  2 4 1 3


THE ROYAL DEESIDE RAILWAY  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) R Arrowsmith  RSCDS Bk 40

1- 8 1s cross down (no hands) below 3s, cast up 1 place opposite sides & dance in to face 2L, 1s+2L dance RH across

9-16 1s+2M dance LH across & end 1L (with partner behind her) in centre facing up, 1s dance up & cast 1 place on own sides & face 3M

17-24 1s+3M dance RH across, 1s+3L dance LH across & end 1L (with partner behind her) in centre facing down

25-32 1s dance down below 3s & cast up on own sides to 2nd place, 2s+1s+3s turn RH



     Brighouse S.C.D.C.

Open Evening, October 13th

Walk through Dance

Tonight's programme by Mary

This crib belongs to …………………….


THE STARRY EYED LASSIE  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Martin Sprague  RSCDS Bk 23

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across, 1s cast down 1 place while 2s dance up to top & set advancing, turning right about to end BtoB facing own sides for ready for ...

9-16 2s+1s+3s dance Double Triangles, ending with petronella turn to 1L between 2s & 1M between 3s facing 4th corners

17-24 2s+1s+3s dance RSh reels of 3 across, 1s end in 2nd place opposite sides  2 (1) 3

25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round to left (6 bars) & 1s cross RH to 2nd place own sides


SCOTLAND'S GARDENS  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Goldring

1- 8 1s dance RSh reels of 3 on sides

9-16 1s turn 2s RH on sides 1.1/2 times, 1M casts up on own side followed by partner & dances down centre to pick up 3s as 1L picks up 2s

17-24 1s with 2s & 3s dance down the middle & back to top with 1L+2s turning to face down

25-32 2s+1s+3s set, 1s petronella turn to opposite sides, set & 1s cross RH to 2nd place own sides


TWO UP, TWO DOWN (S4x32) 4C set Derek Haynes Carnforth Collection 5

1- 8 1s+2s+3s set, cross RH, set and ½ turn partners LH into prom hold facing up
9-16 1s+2s+3s dance Allemande
17-24 All set, ½ turn partners RH, 3s+2s also 1s+4s circle 4H round to left
25-32 All dance reels of 4 on opposite sides ending 3214 on opposite sides
Repeat with 'up-side down' set and 4s leading

 Two Up, Two Down is a common expression for a house, usually in a terrace of houses, which has two (bed) rooms above two (living)  rooms.

 It is also the name of a British sitcom starring Paul Nicholas and Su Pollard, aired for one series in 1979. The setting for this programme  was a classic two up, two down house.


SUNSHINE AND SWEETIE'S JIG  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) M Short  RSCDS Book 48

1- 8 1s+2s set, dance 1/2 RH across, set, cross RH

9-12 1s+1st corners turn RH once round, 1s finish facing 1st corners

13-16 1s+1st corners dance 1/2 diagonal reel of 4. Bars 15-16 1M (from 3rd place) & 1L (from 1st place) cross up/down to 2nd place own sides

17-24 1s+2nd corners repeat 9-16 but turning LH and passing LSh to start reel. Bars 23-24 1M (from 1st place), 1L (from 3rd place) cross down/up to 2nd place own sides  (3) 1 (2)

25-32 3s+1s+2s chase anticlockwise 1/2 way round.  1s set and cross RH    2 1 3


THE CELTIC CROSS 1  (R4x48)  Sq.Set Derek Haynes  Carnforth Coll 1

1- 8 All Ladies dance RH across once round as Men dance anticlockwise 1/2 way, Ladies give LH to opp Man, set & 1/2 turn Men into centre

9-16 Men dance RH across once round as Ladies dance anticlockwise 1/2 way, Men give LH to partners, set & 1/2 turn partners

17-24 1s+3s Adv+Ret 2 steps & dance 1/2 R&L End in original places

25-32 2s+4s Adv+Ret 2 steps & dance 1/2 R&L End in original places

33-40 All set to partners & turn RH, set to corners & turn corner RH into prom hold facing anticlockwise

41-48 Men Promenade their corners round anticlockwise & bring corners across in front of them to repeat dance with new partner on right


CHASING THE ECLIPSE  (S3x32)  3C set Sandy Gallamore  Highland Road Coll

1- 8 1s set, dance down below 3s (2s step up), cast up to 2nd place, pass LSh to face 1st corners

9-16 1s dance RSh reels of 3 on opposite sides, 1s end facing 1st corners

17-24 1s set to 1st corners, dance 3/4 round partner by RSh, 1s set to 2nd corners, dance round partner to own side, face out,

25-32 Promenade (Chaperoned) Chain progression:

`25-26    2s & 3s 3/4 turn partner RH into middle while 1s dance clockwise 1/4 round the set picking up 2L/3M …

`27-30    who promenade 1/2 way clockwise while middle people (2M + 3L) turn LH 1.1/2.

 `31-32    2s & 3s turn partner RH 3/4 to own sides while 1s dance clockwise 1/4 round to end in 2nd place. 3 1 2


STAIRCASE IN STYRIA  (R5x40)  5C set  M Gray

1- 8 1s+2M also 3s+4M dance RH across, 1s+2L also 3s+4L dance LH across

9-16 1s+4M also 3s+5M dance RH across, 1s+4L also 3s+5L dance LH across & 1L also 3L end facing out Ladies side with partners behind them

17-24 1s & 3s dance out Ladies’ side & cast up 1 place, cross to Mens side & cast up to original place Ladies looping round by the right

25-32 1s cross & cast 1 place, 1s followed by 3s dance up & cast (1s to 3rd place, 3s to 2nd place)

33-40 1s cross & cast 1 place, 1s followed by 5s dance up & cast (1s to 5th place, 5s to 4th place).  2 3 4 5 1

NB – No stepping up or down until bar 27


BLACKFORD JIG  (J8x40)  3C (4C set) E Ramwell  Kirkbrae Coll 1

1- 8 1s lead down the middle & back, cast to 2nd place on own sides

9-16 1s dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (Lady round 2s & Man down round 3s), turn to face 1st crnr & turn crnr LH (4 bar turn) 1s end in 2nd pl opp sides

17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving RSh to 2nd corner to start (end facing 2nd corners)

25-32 1s turn 2nd corners RH (4 bar turn) & dance 1/2 Figs of 8 (Man up round 2s & Lady down round 3s)

33-40 1s dance reels of 3 across giving LSh to 1st corners


SUPPER


TRIBUTE TO THE BORDERS  (J8x32)  3C (4C set) Roy Goldring  RSCDS Leaflet Dances 31

1- 8 1s cross RH & cast 1 place, turn RH 1.1/2 times to end in prom hold facing 2M

9-16 1s dance 1/2 RSh reel of 3 on Mans side, cross to face 3L & dance 1/2 RSh reel on Ladies side 1s end facing 3L (in top place)

17-24 1s set to 3L, turn & set to 2L, turn & set to 2M, turn & set to 3M ending with 3s+1s+2s in centre ready for Allemande

25-32 3s+1s+2s Allemande


THE SOLWAY REEL  (R4x48)  4C set J Killeen  Carlisle Anniv Bk

1- 8 1M & 4L cast in 1 place, turn RH 1.1/2 times & cast to each others place

9-16 1L & 4M cast in 1 place & dance into centre, turn LH 1.1/2 times & cast to each others place

17-24 2s & 3s set, dance up/down, cast back to places & dance RH across 1/2 way

25-32 All set, circle 8H round to left 1/2 way to original places & set

33-40 1s+2s 1/2 R&L, 1s+3s 1/2 R&L

41-48 1s+4s 1/2 R&L, all set & cross RH.  2 3 4 1


FAR NORTH QUEENSLAND  (S5x32)  5C set John Brenchley  The Other Kangaroo Paw

1- 4 1s+ 5s cross RH & cast down/up 1 place (2s+4s step up/down)

5- 8 1M+2s  also 1L+3s+5M also 5L+4s dance circles round to Left.  1s+5s end in middle facing partners (Men facing down, Ladies facing up)

9-16 1s+5s set, dance 1/2 reel of 4, set advancing to partners, pass LSh to face 2nd corner positions

17-24 1s+5s dance 1/2 diag. reel of 4 with 2nd corners, turn LH to face 1st corner positions, dance 1/2 diag. reel of 4 with 1st corners, turn LH to face 4th corner positions (partner's 2nd corner position)

25-32 1s+5s dance 1/2 diag. reel of 4 with 4th corners, turn LH to face out on own sides, cast 1 place (3s+2s step up 31-32)    4 3 5 2 1


GOLDEN GATEWAY REEL  (R8x32)  3C (4C Set)  B McMurtry  Devil's Quandary

1- 8 1M dance LSh reel of 3 with 2s & 1M ends facing down between 3s

9-16 1L dances RSh reel of 3 with 2s while 1M dances RSh reel of 3 with 3s, 1L ends between 2s (1st place) & 1M between 3s facing down

17-24 1s dance RSh round 2M/3M & in to face 1st corners, turn corners RH (4 bars) & end facing 1st corners

25-32 1s dance ‘Hello-Goodbye' setting ending with petronella turn to 2nd places


OSGOOD MACKENZIE OF INVEREWE  (R4x32)  4C set M Block

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across & 3s+4s dance LH across, 1L also 3M (followed by their partners) chase clockwise to change ends

9-16 3s+2s dance RH across & 1s+4s dance LH across, 1s & 3s chase 1/2 way to end in line up/down centre with 1L & 3M facing in middle

17-24 1s+3s dance reel of 4 with 1L+3M passing LSh ending in original places

25-32 1s cast to 4th place as others step up, 2s & 3s turn RH as 4s & 1s turn LH


MONTPARNASSE  (S4x32)  4C set  A Dix  Reel Friends 3

1- 8 1s & 4s set & cross RH, cast in 1 place & dance LH across 1/2 way

9-16 All dance RSh reels of 4 on sides & end facing up/down

17-24 All set to facing person on sides & turn 2H, 2s+4s also 1s+3s circle 4H round to left

25-32 2s+4s also 1s+3s dance Diamond Poussette


THE MEETING OF THE WATERS  (R8x48)  3C (4C set) Iain Boyd  Strathtay Album

1- 8 1s+2s dance reel of 4 across (1M & 2L pass LSh while 1L & 2M cast), 1L+2M pass RSh at end, 1L ends facing out

9-16 1s dance parallel Figs of 8 round 2s & 3s on own sides (pass 2s RSh to start)

17-24 1L followed by 1M casts round 2L, cross down between 3s, cast up to 2nd place on Men’s side & cross to own side as 1M ends Men’s side

25-32 1s dance RH across with 3s & LH across with 2s

33-40 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1s giving RSh to 3s to start)

41-48 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back


JIM'S HABERDASHERY  (J8x40)  3C (4C set) Alan MacPherson  Bannockburn 700

1- 8 1s+2s dance Double Fig of 8 (1s crossing down)

9-16 1M+2M turn RH & 1L+2L turn LH 1.1/2 times (4 bars), 1s dance out own side, down behind 3s & cross up to 2nd place opposite sides

17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (1s out & up/2s in & down to start), 1s end crossing up to 2nd place own sides

25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1s out & up to start), 1s end in centre facing up

33-40 1s dance up to top, cast to 2nd place & 2s+1s+3s turn RH

Original version: - 33-40  1s turn 2s with nearer hand (4 bars) & turn 3s with other hand (4 bars)



EXTRAS


THE BRISK YOUNG LAD  (J5x48)  5C set John Drewry  Autumn Coll 84

1-12 1s+2s+4s+5s dance RSh reel of 4 on sides (3s stand)

13-16 1s+2s & 4s+5s turn RH on sides while 3s turn LH in centre to end facing “1st corner couples” (Lady facing 1M+2M & Man facing 4L+5L)

17-24 3s dance RH across with 1st corners, pass RSh & dance LH across with “2nd corners” (Lady with 4M+5M & Man with 1L+2L)

25-32 3s dance out centre of own sides & cast clockwise round 3rd corner couple, dance in & pass partner RSh & dance out other end casting round 4th corner couple to 3rd place own sides (corner couples Adv+Ret to allow 3s to dance behind them)

33-40 All circle 10H round & back

41-48 2s+3s+4s+5s set & cast up 1 place while 1s set advancing & lead down to bottom, all turn RH


BLOOMS OF BON ACCORD  (R4x32)  4C set   John Drewry  Deeside Bk 2

3s & 4s on opp sides

1- 8 All set & 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across once round, 1s & 4s cast in 1 place to 2 1 (4)(3)

9-12 1s & 4s cross RH & cast to ends of set to meet partners in prom hold & dance into centre of dance

13-16 1s+4s dance round passing RSh & to end 1s in the middle on Men's side facing up & 4s in the middle on Ladies' side facing down

17-24 All (1s & 4s in prom hold) dance reels of 3 on sides

25-28 4s+1s dance RH across in centre once round to end 4s facing up & 1s facing down

29-32 4s & 1s lead out of ends crossing & cast in 1 place to end 2 4 (1)(3)


THE SWAN AND THE TAY  (S3x32)  3C set Audrey Saunders Perth 800

1 -8 1s dance Figs 8 own sides dancing in & down to start (giving hands where possible)

9-16 1s cross down to dance reels of 3 on opp sides (joining hands where possible) & 1s end facing 1st corners, 2s end in 1st place

17-20 1s dance Corners Pass+Turn with 1st cnrs, pass RSh on bar 20 to face 2nd cnrs

21-24 1s dance Corners Pass+Turn with 2nd cnrs. Pass RSh on bar 24 to end 2nd place own sides

25-32 All set, all cross RH, all chase clockwise 1/2 way round to own sides  3 1 2


THE SHIP IN FULL SAIL  (J5x32)  5C set Bill Forbes  Craigievar Bk 2

1- 2 1s & 3s cross down 1 place RH (1M/3M face down to next Lady & 1L/3L face up to Man above while 2L faces 5M)

3- 6 All set, 2L/5M stand as others 3/4 turn RH to lines across (1L b’tw’n 2s face down, 3M b’tw’n 5s face up, 1M+3L b’tw’n 4s)

7- 8 Top & bottom lines set as centre 4 Bal-in-Line

9-16 1s & 3s turn to right & dance reels across (reels of 3 at ends & reel of 4 in middle), 1s & 3s end facing their 2nd corners (LSh to LSh)

17-24 1s & 3s set to 2nd corner & turn inwards to face partners 2nd crnr & set, rotate clockwise to face ptnrs 1st crnr & set & turn about to set to own 1st crnr

25-32 All dance RH across (1L with 2s, 1M+3L with 4s & 3M with 5s), 1s & 3s turn partners LH & cast down 1 place


REEL OF THE 51ST DIVISION  (R8x32)  3C (4C set) Atkinson  RSCDS Bk 13

1- 8 1s set & cast below 3s, lead up to face 1st corners

9-16 1s set & turn 1st corners RH to balance in diagonal line, set & 1s turn LH to face 2nd corners

17-24 1s set & turn 2nd corners RH to Bal-in-Line, set & 1s turn LH to 2nd place own sides

25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back


MISS ELEANOR  (S3x32) 3C Ann Dix  RSCDS Bk 49

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance Mirror (Reflection) reels of 3 on sides (1s in/down to start)

9-16 1s set, cast (2s step up) & turn RH.  1L casts to 3rd place, 1M casts up to 1st place (2M steps down & 3L steps up)

17-24 All dance 3 couple Bourrel:-

17-20     1M+3L also 2M+1L set advcg & 3/4 turn 2H to line up/down middle then pull back RSh turning to face own prtnrs as 3M & 2L chase anticl’wise to face them

21-24     All set & turn 2H to own sides.  3 1 2

25-32 3s+1s+2s circle 6H round & back