Dance Flights of Fancy 9382

Jig · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Jeanetta McColl (1998)
Intensity
808/888/448/804 = 70% (1 turn), 53% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
Jeanetta McColl wrote this dance ...

Jeanetta McColl wrote this dance on a whim and felt that 6/8 pipe marches would be the appropriate musical accompaniment. Her brother, lain, suggested that their father's composition be used as the title tune.

Flights of Fancy 3/4L · J32

1–
1c+3c set, turn ¾ RH into ; ½Reel4 on mid-line
9–
1c (W leading) & 3c (M leading) chase clw to own places while{4} 2c Turn RH ; all chase clw ½ to (3x,2x,1x)
17–
3c+2c half R&L (no polite turn) ; 3c+1c half R&L (to 2,1,3x)
25–
1c ½ Fig8 down (round 3c) ; 1c+3c set and cross RH (2,1,3)

Flights of Fancy 3/4L · J32

1-8
1s & 3s set, 3/4 turn ptnrs RH into middle (Man facing up & Lady down), dance 1/2 reel of 4 end with 3M facing Ladies' side & 1L facing Men's side
9-16
1L & 3M followed by partners chase clockwise (all the way round) while 2s turn RH & join in chase to end all on opposite sides. (3)(2)(1)
17-24
3s+2s dance 1/2 R&L, 3s+1s dance 1/2 R&L
25-32
1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 3s, 1s & 3s set on sides & cross to own sides

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