SCA Dance Cheat Sheets
Source: Inns of Court manuscripts, LoD v3.
Setting: a processional line of couples.
A: 1- 84 doubles forward, hopping at the end of each.
B: 9-10Double forward,
15-16double to turn in place away from partner.
A: 25-40Repeat 1-8 twice (see discussion).
B: 41-56Repeat 9-24.
A duble forward hoppe iiij times//a duble Forwarde reprynce backe a double forward cast off a duble rownd twyse//a duble forward hoppe viij tymes//a duble forward reprynce backe a duble forward cast of a duble rownd twyse. Bodleian Library MS Rawlinson Poet. 108 (c. 1570), transcribed by Wilson
The length of the second processional was originally read as 4 doubles, but Wilson reads it as 8 doubles. Most SCA music assumes 4 doubles, so if you are dancing to a tape, beware.