The New Christy Minstrels; The Brothers Four; others 1963
(Hi Hat 5336)Mike Hogan
OPENER - CLOSER Basic
You do an allemande left in the alamo style and you balance out and in Swing thru go forward two and then, balance again Swing thru go forward two and turn your partner right Left allemande and you weave "Green, green, it's green," I say.. "On the far side of the hill" Swing and promenade her "Green, green, I'm going away To where the grass is greener still"
FIGURE Basic, corner progression
Headsrollaway, move up to the middle and back Star thru and make a right hand star Heads star by the left and roll it one time around To the same pair do the right & left thru Pass thru and trade by Swing the corner girl and promenade "Green, green, I'm going away To where the grass is greener still"
MIDDLE BREAK Mainstream
Sides face, grand square I don't care when the sun goes down Where I rest my weary head In a green, green valley or a rocky road That's where I'll make my bed Allemande and weave "Green, green, it's green," I say