Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Cross Up And Down

To Cross up and down the Scottish Country Dancers Exchange places on a line parallel to the Centre line, Taking Right hands unless otherwise indicated in the instructions.
Here are examples of those Scottish Country Dances for which we have instructions on this site and in which the term, Cross up and down, either appears explicitly or is implied; note that for a common term these will be a small selection; for a rare term, these may be all that exist:

Bracknell's 50th Anniversary
Moving Cloud

Links To Pages Related To 'Crossing'


Additional search terms: cross up/down.