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1s+2s set & dance 1/2 RHA, 1s+3s set & dance 1/2 LHA
GLASTONBURY TOR (R 8x32)
1s set & cross RH, 1s cast up and turn LH to face 1st corner positions
1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 with 1st corner positions; pass left to face 2nd corner positions
1s dance 1/2 reel of 4 and curve right to end 1M between 3s facing down & 1L between 2s facing up
1M+3s also 1L+2s Set+Link for 3; 1s turn RH 1-1/2 times to 2nd place as
2s & 3s dance clockwise 1/2 way to end 2 1 3.
1M sets, casts 1 place, sets & petronella turns between 3s facing up while
CRANBERRY TART (J 8x32)
1L stands for 2 bars, sets, casts 1 place & sets
1M sets in line with 3s, all 3 Adv+Ret & 1M advances to partner while
1L petronella turns between 2s, sets in line with 2s, Adv+Ret
1L followed by partner dances reel of 3 across with 2s (R/Sh to 2L); end 2nd place own side
1s dance R/Sh reels of 3 on sides giving R/Sh to 3s.
1s dance Figs 8 on own side, starting in & down (join hands where possible)
SWAN AND THE TAY (S 3x32) 3C
1s dance reels of 3 on opp sides (join hands where possible) to end facing 1st corner (2s end at top)
1s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners; pass R/Sh to face 2nd corner
1s dance Pass+Turn with 2nd corners; pass R/Sh to end 2nd place own side
All set & cross RH; all chase clockwise 1/2 way to own side. 3.1.2.
W dance R/Sh round corner; dance RHA; dance L/Sh round partner; dance LHA back to original place.
PIPER & THE PENGUIN (R 88) 4C Sq
Men repeat: dance R/Sh round partner before RHA; dance L/Sh round corner before LHA.
1s and 3s turn partner RH 1-1/2 times. 1M followed by 1L dance between 4s, cast back to place.
Similarly 3M+3L between 2s and cast back to place. 1s and 3s dance Rs & Ls.
2s and 4s repeat, 2s dancing between 1s, and 4s between 3s
W dance in and pull R/Sh back (2 bars), dance out (2 bars) and cast clockwise half round set to opposite W place
Men repeat, but pull back L/Sh and cast anticlockwise. All turn partner RH just over once round, to prom hold facing anticlockwise
All prom half way round the set back to original place.
1s cast to 2nd place, & set advancing to 1st corner.
GOTHENBURG'S WELCOME (J 8x32)
1s dance 12 bars dance to corner & set with 2s & 3s;
finish with 1s facing 3rd corner
1s dance two 1/2 diagonal reels of 4; finish in 2nd place own side.
1s dance RH T-pots (1L up with 2s, 1M down with 3s); all turn partner RH.
1s+2s+3s circle 6H round & back
ALBATROSSES & SHEARWATERS (S 3x32) 3C
2s dance up 1 place, cast, dance down between 3s & cast to face 1st corner
2s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners, pass R/Sh to dance Pass+Turn with 2nd corners; now 1.2.3.
1s+2s+3s start the Knot; 1s complete normally, but 3s+2s dance 1/2 LHA in last 2 bars to end 2.3.1.
2s, 3s, 4s, circle left and back. Bar 5: 1s & 5s turn RH
RECUMBENT STONE (R 5x48) 5C
1s and 3s full fig 8 (1s round 2s, 3s round 4s)
1s with 2s (and 3s with 4s) turn 1-1/2 on side (men RH)
1s and 3s cast down 1 pl; cross in to face 1st corner,
dance 3 Mairi's Wedding diagonal reels
1s and 3s finish in line in centre (men face up),
dance half reel of 4 in centre
1s and 3s turn RH 1-1/4 to finish in places 4, 2, wrong side;
Half fig 8, M down, W up, to places 4, 2, own side
1s dance down, cast up round 3s, meet, dance up to 1st place facing out.
FIRST RAIN OF SPRING (J 3x32) 3C
1s+2s half turn (Men LH, Ladies RH)
2s+1s dance double Figs 8 (1s cross up, 2s cast to start)
1s+3s 3/4 turn RH to face partner in line up/down in middle & set
1s+3s dance 1/2 Celtic Reel: 1s+3s pass partner R/Sh
1M+3L dance clockwise while 1L+3M dance 3/4 L/Sh anticlockwise to face partner in line across
1s+3s pass partner R/Sh
1L+3M dance clockwise while 1M+3L dance 3/4 L/Sh anticlockwise to face partner in line up/down
3s+1s turn partner 3/4 RH to sideline; 2s+3s+1s set.
1s cross down (2s up), cast behind 3s, cross RH; cast up, turn partner LH and join RH with corner into diag line
DEER FRIENDS (S 8x32)
Set R (change hands with cnr), half turn LH, 1s join RH in middle; corners set along the diag while 1s set R and half turn LH to face corner;
Half reel of 4 on diag, finish on 2nd diag, 1s LHJ to partner and RHJ to 4th corner
Repeat 8 bars with 4th corners, 1s at the end crossing LH to (3),(1),(2)
All Set & Link for 3 twice to end (2,1,3)
1s turn RH, cast, cross LH, cast to meet partner in prom hold facing 3M (1L on L of 1M)
LOCHALSH REEL (R 8x40)
1s dance L/Sh reel of 3 across with 3s
1s split to dance reels of 3 on opp sides
1s dance up NHJ, turn 2s with free hand, cross down between 3s & cast up to 2nd pl own side
1s dance RHA (1L + 2s; 1M + 3s); pass R/Sh to dance LHA with other couple
1s turn RH, cast, cross LH to finish facing out opp side.
BAULDY BAIN'S FIDDLE (R 8x32)
1M dances up, across the top of the set to 2nd pl own side
while 1L dances down, across the foot of the set to 2nd pl own side
and while 2s and 3s dance RH star once round.
1s turn LH 1-1/2 to face 1st corner places
while 2s and 3s chase clockwise half way round the set to opp side.
1s dance 2 Mairi's wedding reels (M-M; W-W), cross RH to 2nd place own side.
Circle 6 hands round and back.
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