Summer Social June 14th 2019

THE SPRING FLING REEL (R8X40) 3C (4C set)                     Samantha Burton RSCDS Bk 50

1-8       1s turn RH, cast (2s step up bars 3-4), cross RH, cast to Right to 1L between 2s facing down, 1M between 3s facing up.

9-16     1L+2s and 1M+3s Adv + Ret, circle 6H ½ round to Left

17-24   1M+3s and 1L+2s Adv+Ret, 1s turn RH 11/4 times to face 1st corners

25-32   1s dance ½ diag reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSH, ½ diag reel of 4 with 2nd corners. 1s end in middle 1M below 1L facing own sides.

33-40   1L+2s and 1M+3s dance LH across. 1s end 2nd place opposite sides.  2s+3s turn LH while 1s turn RH 11/2 time to own side. 2134


BUTTERSCOTCH & HONEY  (S4x32)  4C set                         J Attwood  Alexander Leaflet 24

 1- 8     1s set & 1/2 turn RH into prom hold, 1s dance 1/2 RSh reel of 3 with 2s (2s end on opposite sides)

 9-16    1s dance 1/2 LSh Reel of 3 with 3s & 1/2 RSh reel of 3 with 4s

17-24   1s followed by 4s+3s+2s cast up on opposite sides to top, cross over to own sides each Lady passing in front of partner & down own side

25-32   All set to partners & turn 2H into 4H round (2s with 3s & 4s with 1s)


MIDNIGHT OIL  (J5x48)  5C set                                                 J Drewry  Bankhead Bk 3

 1- 8     1s & 3s lead down & 3/4 turn RH to L facing down & M up, retaining hold of RH set & L turns under ptnrs Rt arm to dance up (Men follow prtnr)

 9-16    1s & 3s dance RH across with 2L/4L, 1s & 3s dance LH across with 4M/5M to end facing 1st corners

17-24   1s also 3s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners & pass RSh to face 2nd corners, dance Pass+Turn with 2ndcorners & into centre facing partner (L facing down M up)

25-32   1s+3s dance reel of 4 up & down centre of dance & end in centre holding partners nearer hand (1s face Ladies side & 3s face Men’s side)

33-40   1s also 3s dance out sides & cast, dance in to meet ptnr (1M & 3L pass LSh) to dance out other side & cast back to middle (1M & 3L pass RSh & face each other)

41-48   1L also 3M set twice while 1M+3L turn RH, 1s & 3s turn ptnr LH & cast down 1 place on own sides


MRS STUART LINNELL  (R8x40)  3C (4C set)                        J Bayly  Imperial Bk 3

 1- 8     1s set & cast 1 place, 2s+1s+3s set & 1s set adv & turn right about to face out to own sides while 2L & 3M petronella right into middle to diamond formation (2L in centre at top, 3M in centre at bottom) while 2M & 3L cast into 2nd places to 1M facing 2M & 1L facing 3L in a line across

 9-16    1s+2M+3L 1/2 reel of 4 across, 1s 3/4 turn LH to Lady facing up & Man down (M face M, L face L), 1s change pl RH with facing persons (2L & 3M)

17-24   2L+3M+1s 1/2 reel of 4, 2L+3M 3/4 turn LH to M face Ladies side (M facing M) & Lady face M side in line across & change place RH with facing prsns

25-32   2M+3L dance 1/2 reel of 4 across with 3M+2L to end Man facing Men’s side (M facing M), all set & 2s+3s 3/4 turn RH onto sides while 1s set & turn right about to form a circle with 1s+2s+3s all facing clockwise

33-40   All chase clockwise (8 bars) after 4 bars 1s turn RH in centre to end on own sides 2 1 3


MISS ELEANOR   (S3x32)  3C set                                                             Ann Dix  Book 49

1- 8      Mirror reels of 3 on sides (1s start by going in and down)

 9-16    1s set and cast off, turn RH to face out and cast to their right, ready for

17-24   3 couple Bourrel

' 1M+3L also 2M+1L set advancing diag and ¾ turn 2H to line up/down middle & twirl to face own partners  while 3M and 2L chase anticlockwise to face partner

  All set to partner and turn 2H to own sides   3 1 2

25-32   Circle 6 hands round and back


THE DANCING MASTER  (J96)  Sq.Set                                    J Drewry  Donside Bk

 1- 8     1s & 3s set & pivot to right & dance round 1/4 cl'wise inside set (L follows M) & face in, 1s+3s change places with other partner RH & dance clockwise back to partners place (M follows L)

 9-16    1s & 3s dance RH across with corner 2L/4L, 1s & 3s dance across & LH across with other corner 4M/2M to end in pl facing cl'wise (M behind L)

17-24   1s also 3s dance Tandem reels of 3 with corners, 1s & 3s ending in prom hold facing out

25-32   1s & 3s dance clockwise 1/2 way round outside of set & dance in back to original places (pass RSh) while 2s & 4s (prom hold) Adv+Ret

33-64   2s & 4s repeat above Figs from beginning (bars 1-32)

65-72   All set to partners & change place RH, Ladies dance 3/4 RH across while Men cast 1 place clockwise to meet opposite Lady

73-80   All repeat this Fig (bars 65-72) to end with own partners (opposite to where they started)

81-88   All dance 1/2 Schiehallion Reel (2 places) back to original places

89-96   All circle 8H round & back


SPIFFIN'  (J5x32)  5C Sq.Set (5s facing 1s)                                 D&A Quarrie+Friends

 1- 8     5s dance reels of 3 with 1s+3s (5s start by passing opposite dancer by LSh)

 9-16    5L dances RH across with 2s while 5M dances LH across with 4s, 5s lead up thru 1s & cast back to centre

17-24   5L dances LH across with 2s while 5M dances RH across with 4s, 5s lead down thru 3s & cast back to centre

25-32   5s turn (Kilt Grip) twice, 5s+1s set & dance part LH across (5s dance 1/2 way while 1s dance 1/4 way & into centre to face 2s)


BROADWAY  (S3x32)  3C set                                                        C Ronald  Big Apple Coll

 1- 8     1s dance down & turn 2H, 1s dance up & cast to 2nd place

 9-16    2s+1s+3s Set+Link for 3, 1s dance 1/2 diagonal R&L starting diagonally left

17-24   All Set+Link for 3, 1s dance 1/2 diagonal R&L starting diagonally left.  (3)(1)(2)

25-32   All set & 1/2 turn RH, twirl out to places & set.  3 1 2


FATHER CONNELLY'S JIG  (J4x64)  4C set                            J Drewry  Donside Bk

 1- 8     1s+2s Set & Rotate : -

            ` Set, rotate singly & dance on 1 place clockwise, change places RH on sides & dance on 1 place to own sides (1s in 2nd pl)

 9-16    1s dance 1/2 diag R&L with 1st corners while 2nd corners set & change places diagonally RH, 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 on opposite sides

17-24   1s dance 1/2 diag R&L with 3rd corner (pstn) while 2nd corners (pstn) set & change places diagonally, 1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 on own sides

25-32   1s dance reels of 3 across Lady with 2s & Man with 3s

33-40   1s cross down between 3s, 1L casts up round 3M & 1M casts down round 4L, 1s change places LH in centre & cast to 3rd place own sides

41-56   3s+1s+4s (bottom 3 couples) repeat bars 9-24

57-64   All (or bottom 3 couples only) circle 8(6)H round & back


SCOTT MEIKLE  (R4x32)  4C set                                               A McLean  Laurieston Coll 1

 1- 8     1s cross RH & cast to 2nd place, 1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s

 9-16    1s+3s dance RH across, LH back

17-24   1L followed by 3L dance Tandem reel of 3 across with 2s (1L ends 3rd pl) while 3M followed by 1M reel of 3 with 4s (3M to 2nd pl)

25-32   1s+4s dance 1/2 R&L, turn partners RH 1.1/2 times