Instructions

All of these dances are copyrighted, however we have been given permission from devisors to place the following instructions online. Please click the item required. The pages of instruction are set to print the instructions only i.e. you will not print out the full web page. To print the music (available from instructions page): Right click, then choose copy image or save picture as. This can then be inserted & stretched to fit a document page. Please note that copyright belongs to the composers, who have kindly agreed to have it included with the dances.

Adrian Conrad (London Branch RSCDS) has kindly offered to update some of the diagrams. These are now included as pdf files.

Technique Sheets:
Basic Steps: Reel steps, Strathspey steps.
Exercises in Technique Jig Time.
Technique Sheets for Teachers: The Allemande, The Promenade, The Reel of Three(part 1), The Reel of Three (part 2).

Airie Bennan
Auld Robin Gray
After the Ball
+ music
Alister McAlister
Ann Nisbet
Arran Sword Dance
Auchencairn
Australian Ladies (The)
Awa', Whigs, Awa'
Balmaclellan
Banks of Spey (The)
Bannockburn Reel (The)
Belfast Almanac (The)
Belle of the Ball + music
Black Mountain Reel (The)
Black Walnut (The)
Blervie Castle
Blithe and Cheerie
Bonnie Stronshiray
Bonspiel (The)
Border Reivers
Brian Boru
Brier (The)
Bruce Trail (The)
Caledon Hills (The)
Caledonian Reel (The)
Caller Herrin'
Cairnsmore of Carsphairn
Campbell of Duntroon
Campsie Glen
Capstan (The) + music
Captain Henderson's Hornpipe + music
Captain's Round + music
Castles in the Air

Christina McLellan
Corriearrack
Craigellachie Brig
Creel (The)
Crossmichael
Cutty Sark
David Findlay Jig (The)

Davy Glen's Strathspey
Davy Nick Nack
Dear Gladys
Drambuie
Draw the Sword Scotland
Dr Donald's Delight

Dunbar Road
Duncan's Dance + music
Dundrennan
Earlston Loch
Ebba Reel
Expert Dancer (The)
Farewell My Fancy
Fiacaill Ridge
Fine Fettle
Flitting Click here for pdf file with diagrams
For Lack of Gold
Fortnight at St Andrews
Fountain (The)
Gallant Weaver (The)
Gavin's Reel

General Ritchie's Reel
Geneva Park
Gladstone
Glasgow Assembly
Glenfiddich

Glenfinnan Gathering
Glengrant
Glenlochar
Glenmore Rant
Golden Ring (The)
Green Lochan (The) or Loch an Uaine
Green Well of Scotland (The) Click here for pdf file with diagrams
Grey Mare's Tail (The)
Guid to Ken Ye + music
Gushet Neuk or Let's All Go Walkabout
Half and Half + music
Hamish McThistle + music
Hanselling the Hoose (or Formby Frolic)
Harvest Time
He Danced Awa'
Heights of Alma (The)
Heir of Erroll (The)
Hey Johnnie Cope
Hidden Loch (The)
Ian Powrie's
High Bridge o' Ken (The)
Hi Kiwi!
Hunter's Run + music
Hunter Valley Strathspey + music
Ian Powrie's Farewell to Auchterarder
In the Garb of Old Gaul
Inver Inn
Jamie's Hornpipe
Jig for Charlie + music
Jitney (The)
John Anderson's Reel
John Grumlie

John of Badenyon

Kenny Paul of West Linton
Killiecrankie Reel (The)
Kilrymont
Kinfauns Castle
Kingdom of Strathclyde (The)
Kirrie Kebbuck (The)
Laird o' Thrums (The)
Lake Macquarie Reel + music
Landscape Gardener (The)
Lanimer Reel
Leslie's Strathspey
Let's all go Walkabout
Let's have a Ceilidh
Let us Dance at Medowie + music
Lieutenant Shortland's Reel + music
Lily of the Vale (The)
Lion's International
Links o' Forth (The)
Loch Doon Castle
Lochskerrow
London Reel
Lord Malcolm Douglas-Hamilton Reel (The)
Lord of the Dance (The)
Lovat Scouts (The)
Luckenbooth Brooch (The)
Luck to Loyne
MacDonald of the Isles
Macfarlanes' Strathspey (The)
Mackay of Strathnaver
MacLauchlane
Marquis of Huntly's Farewell (The)
Maskelia

Mattara Strathspey + music
McEwan's Reel

Millquarter
Mill Wheel (The)

Miss Anne Donaldson
Miss Betsy Robertson
Miss Catherine Stewart
Miss Fleming's Jig
Miss Grant of Elchies

Miss Johnstone of Dumfries
Miss Stewart's Jig
Miss Taylor's Reel
Miss Watt's Jig

Montreal Rendezvous

Moon Dance (The)

Mr Alexander Laing

Mrs Ian Powrie of West Kirkton

Mrs Rigby's Rant
My Ain Hoose
My Heather Hills Click here for pdf file with diagrams
My Mither's Aye Glow'rin' owre Me
My Tocher's the Jewel
Nancy Dawson
Newcastle
Northern Meeting

On the Wings of the Morning
Polharrow Burn
Riggs of Corn
Roaring Jelly
Rogues' Rant
Rose Tree (The)
Rounds of the Kitchen or Mitchell's Folly + music
Sea-horse Frolic + music
Shake Yourself
Shetland Fiddler (The)
Sheena's Fancy

She's Fair and Fause
Sir James Baird's Strathspey

Somebody
Spey in Spate (The)
Speyside Reel (The)
Spruce Hill
Stobhall
Stroangassel
Swing of the Kilt (The)
Tamworth Chase
+ music
Tapsalteerie
Tartan (The)

Thorntonian Jig (The)
+ music
Threesome Jig
Thrums Cairn (The)
Travellers' Jig
Trip to the Vineyards + music
Two Black Cats + music
Waiting for the bairns
Waterfall (The)
Wee Cooper o' Fife
Wee Touch O' Class

Welcome All + music
Wha'll be King but Charlie

Willie-waught
+ music
Young Sandy Tulloch