Traditional Dance - Appalachian Clogging (Stepping)

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Putting it together 2

Golden Slippers

4 in-Count 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & start

Good one to get the beat and feel of the music.

Walk, walk, 3 stomps (Rock )

This combination is the basis for "The Alamo" - good for changing feet, tock    tock tock tick
tock WAIT.

1
tock
wk
R
(&)
wait
2
tock
wk
L
(&)
wait
3
tock
step
R
&
tick step
L
4
tock
step
R
(&)
wait
5
tock
wk
L
(&)
wait
6
tock
wk

R
(&)
wait
7
tock
step
L
&
tick
step
R
8
tock
step

L
Repec
(&)
wait
it.

3 Stomps/ Rocking Step - this is the basis for the step known as "The Basic", tock tick
tock WAIT tock tick tock WAIT

1
tock
step
R
&
tick
stepL
2
tock
step

R
(&)
wait
3
tock
step
L
&
tick
step
R
4
tock
step
L
(&)
wait
5
tock
step
R
&
tick
step
L
6
tock
step
R
(&)
wait
7
tock
step
L
&
tick
step
R
8
tock
step

L
(&)
wait
Put these together:
1
tock
step
R
&
tick step
L
2
tock
step
R
(&)
wait
3
tock
step
L
&
tick step
R
4
tock
step
L
(&)
wait
5
tock
wk
R
&
wait
6
tock
wk
L
(&)
wait
7
tock
step

R
&
tick step
L
8
tock
step

R
(&)
wait

Repeat starting with the Left foot.

Try changing the middle section by putting in some chugs or walking steps.

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