Cowboy Dances

A collection of Traditional Western Square Dances By Lloyd Shaw

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GRAPEVINE TWIST
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vrrapevme Twist
(As called by Mrs. Charlotte Coffman, Stone City, Colorado, who won the State Caller s Contest with this dance.)
THE CALL:
1.   ^rso introductory call.)
2.   a) First couple, just you two,
Step right out and spin 'em a few;
b)   Now gather in four to the middle of the floor, And dance again as you did before.
c)   Now pick up six, and don't get mixed, And dance around 'til you all get fixed;
d)   Then simmer down eight, and don't be late.
e)   Form the grapevine twist like th>e one on the gate. Here you twist and there you whirl
Right around that pretty gwL
f)   Here you duck and there ypu div,, Pep up boys, and act alwel
g)   Twist 'em right and twi$t *em wrong. Straighten 'em out ctnd trot right along.
3.   a) Now o>Hemand$ left with y<our left hand,
Right %(%nd to partner and nght and left grand. Meet y$%r partner and promenade, Repeat 2 for second couple and finish with:






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