Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

7 Couple Dances

Here is a list of those Scottish Country Dances which are danced in 7 couple, longwise sets and for which a crib is available on this site.

As The Moon Turns
Christmas At The Heath
Kelpie Of Loch Coruisk
Mountains Of The Moon

The above list shows those dances written specifically for 7 couples.


The following list shows some popular 5-couple dances which can readily be adapted for 7 couples; the criteria for a 5-couple dance to be suitable are:
  progression to 2s4s1s5s3s at the end of the repeat;
  1s dance figures with 2s and 4s, only; 3s dance with 4s and 5s, only.

Airie Bennan
Black Black Oil
Black Mountain Reel
Earlstoun Loch
Linkumdoddie
Plantation Reel
Scotch Mist
Ship In Full Sail
Turnberry Tensome