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1s clap crossing RH & cast to 2nd place to dance RH across with 3s.
HOOPERS JIG (J 8x32)
1s clap crossing RH & cast to 1st place to dance LH across with 2s.
1M+3L change places RH, 1L+3M change places RH,
1M+3L change places RH (1M casts to 2nd pl.),
1L+3M cross LH, 1L ends in 2nd place.
2s+1s dance Rs & Ls.
1s cross RH, cast to 2nd place, dance 1/2 Fig 8 round 2s
SCOTT MEIKLE (R 4x32) 4C
1s+3s dance RH across, LH back
1L + 3L dance Tandem reel of 3 across with 2s (1L ends 3rd pl) while
3M + 1M dance Tandem reel of 3 with 4s (3M to 2nd pl)
1s+4s dance 1/2 R&L, turn partner RH 1-1/2 times
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.
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
NEVER AT SEA (3R48) 6C 4,5,6 improper
1M+6L Prom hold dance reel of 3 with 4s (pass 4M L/Sh) 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:..
1s & 6s dance reflection reels on sides dancing up/down between 3s/4s to start
1s+6s dance R&L ending with 1s facing up & 6s facing down
End couples cross RH while cpl in 2nd+3rd pl also cpl in 4th+5th pl dance 1/2 RHA & all change pl LH on side
Repeat last 4 bars; again repeat 4 bars
All 4-bar turn partner RH to 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).
1s+3s dance in & balance in line, turn partners RH;
WILD GEESE (J 8x32)
1s cast to 3rd place while 3s lead up to 1st place.
3s+1s dance in & balance in line, turn partners RH;
3s cast to 3rd place while 1s lead up to 1st place.
1s lead down & back to 2nd place.
2s+1s dance Rs & Ls.
1s face out, join hands with 2s on sides & set
DUNDEE CITY POLICE JIG (J 5x32) 5C set
1s 1/2 turn 2s on sides & dance 1/2 figures of 8 round 2s.
1s dance reels of 3 on opp sides with 2s+3s (start in and down); end by 1/2 turning 3s.
Bar 17. 2s (at top) now start repeating the dance from bar 1; original 1s continue as follows:-
1s face out, hold nearer hands with 4s & set, 1/2 turn 4s on sides
cross RH to own side & cast down to 5th pl; 5s+1s dance Rs & Ls.
Original 3s (at top) now start repeating the dance from bar 1 while 2s continue at bar 17 etc.
1s dance down, turn BH; dance up & cast to 2nd place
BROADWAY (S 3x32) 3C
All dance Set+Link for 3; 1s dance 1/2 Diag R&L start Diag left
All dance Set+Link for 3; 1s dance 1/2 Diag R&L start Diag left. (3)(1)(2).
All set & 1/2 turn RH, face partner and pull back R/Sh, dance out to places & all set. 3 1 2.
1s+2s+3s set cross RH, set & cross back RH
JENNIFER'S JIG (J 8x32)
1s & 2s dance double figures of 8.
1s cross & dance Inveran reels with 2s & 3s. (1s crossing at top & bottom)
1s followed by 2s lead down for 2 steps, full turn RH &
2s lead up followed by 1s to new places.
All circle 8H round and back
ELEPHANT STAMPEDE (J 4x48) 4C Sq
1s and 3s adv to centre NHJ; with free hand take 2s and 4s and retire to lines across; then 1/2 R/Sh reel
All dance 1/2 R & L at each end, turn approaching person (on L of man) RH 1-1/2 to square set
All W petronella one place and set, repeat to meet partner facing out
All dance full Schiehallion reel
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 cross RH & cast down to 2nd place, cross LH & cast left (1L up, 1M down).
MONTGOMERIES' RANT (R 8x32)
1s dance reels of 3 across, 1L with 2s & 1M with 3s.
1s meet, join nearer hands, set to 2L; turn inwards & set to 3M,
set to 3L, turn inwards & set to 2M.
2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides, 1s giving R/Sh to 2nd corner,
1s cross to 2nd place own side.
1s turn RH & cast to 2nd place, then turn LH to face 1st corners.
MAIRI'S WEDDING (R 8x40)
1s dance 1/2 diag Reel of 4 with 1st corner then with 2nd corner.
1s dance 1/2 diag Reel with 3rd corner (partners 1st corner) then with 4th corner.
1s dance reel of 3 across, L with 2s & M with 3s.
2s+1s+3s dance 6 hands round & back.
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