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Autumn in Amherst

(longways improper duple minor)

(Philippe Callens, upcoming Antwerp Antics)

Tune is The Red Star Line, by Kathy Talvitie

 A   All step right and honour partner, then turn single 
     to the left; 
     Partners LH turn; 
     Neighbors RHturn; 
     Taking hands in a ring of four, circle L half, then 
     neighbours fallbk.
 B   Ladies cross right,then men left; 
     Partners half draw poussette CCW (men going fd, ladies
     backingup) to a line of four across the set (ones 
     finish on the ladies’ side, twos finish on the men’s 
     side, men having their backs to each other in the 
     center); 
     Ones leadup a double & bk, while twos lead down a 
     double and bk.;
     All cast simultaneously and individually right, and 
     move direct (man in front of lady) to their prog places
     on opposite side of the set, 
     then partners cross Rand turn R to face.

There is a song – wonder if they fit the music? NO! See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vCzcvx3C330 The dance is to the tune “Red Star Line”

 It's autumn in Amherst and I'm wondering why There's no leaves on the ground and not dark by five It's dull  on the East coast and that's why we choose rock and Time sure flies when you're tossing clocks
 In our town, we sit around
 Watching movies and hanging out
 In our town, we've imprinted our bodies into leather couches
 It's autumn in Amherst and I'm wondering why There's no leaves on the ground and not dark by five It's dull on the East coast and that's why we choose rock and Time sure flies when you're tossing clocks
 Don't get me wrong
 In our town, we watch the rain turn to leaves turning to snow In our town, we choose strings and keys over desks and essays
 Autumn will never change
 The suburbs inside us will never go away They won't go away
 It's autumn in Amherst and I'm wondering why There's no leaves on the ground and not dark by five It's dull on the East coast and that's why we choose rock and Time sure flies when you're tossing clocks
 Don't get me wrong
 We have our fun
 Don't get me wrong
 We have our fun
ins_autumn_in_amherst.txt · Last modified: 2017/12/09 14:24 by nashjc