Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Light As Air

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LIGHT AS AIR (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Linda Lieberman

1- 8 1s+3s dance double Fig of 8 round 2s (1s cross down, 3s cast up to start)
9-16 1L followed by 1M dance down middle, dance RSh round each other and 1M leading dance up to 2nd place opposite sides (2s step up 5-6). 2(1)3
17-24 Mirror reels of 3 on sides (1s out/up, 2s in/down, 3s in/up)
25-32 All dance modified Corner pass and turn:
 As Corner pass and turn but corners dance RSh around each other instead of 2H turn

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Light As Air
Light As Air

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