Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Flying High (Duewell)

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

FLYING HIGH (J8x32) 3C (4C set) H Duewell Tighes Hill Dances

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance bottom crossing 'U' Chain (As Grand Chain but 3s cross to start and top couples set instead of crossing)
9-16 1s+2s set, cross RH, 1s lead up LH cross and cast to face 3rd corners (1st corner person)
17-24 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 3rd corners, pass RSh and dance ½ reel with 4th corners
25-32 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s and dance down casting into 4th place (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 (Cannonito) by Frank Cannonito.

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