Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Flying High (Cannonito)

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

FLYING HIGH (J8x32) 4C set Frank Cannonito

1- 8 1s cross, cast and turn 3s on sides (LH Ladies' side and RH Men's side)
9-16 2s+1s+3s set, 1s turn LH and dance RH across (Lady with 2s and Man with 3s) ending on own sides
17-24 2s+1s+3s set, 1s turn LH and dance RH across (Man with 2s and Lady with 3s) ending opposite sides
25-32 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s and dance down and cast into 4th place (as 3s+4s step up)

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)


Dance Information

Also see the dance Flying High (Duewell) by H Duewell.

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