Cowboy Dances

A collection of Traditional Western Square Dances By Lloyd Shaw

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BIRDIE IN A CAGE
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Birdie in a Cage
THE CALL:
1. Up and down and around and around, Allemande left and allemande aye. Ingo, bingo, six penny high, Biff pig, little pig, root hog or die.
2. a)
First couple a balance-swing, Lead right out to the right of the ring
With a birdie in a cage
And three hands round.
The bird hop out and the crow hop in.
The crow hop out and circle again.
Docey-doe with the gent you know.
Ladies go si and the gents go do.
On to the next
Repeat 2 as written beginning with (b) Repeat again, changing last line to:
Balance home.
b)
c) d) e)
f)
^^£IM-,
With a birdie in a cage and three hands round.






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