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Louisiana Red Dirt Highway
Quadrille 879
 
    
 
Louisiana Red Dirt Highway
 
Quadrille 879
 


ID: 348
   Instrumental  
 

TypeSinging Call
WEB SITE www.squaredancemusic.com
Label information
Grid list of Quadrille recordings
Copies3
Vic's Rating5 (excellent)
Bpm131
Duration3:47
Media45 rpm vinyl
Artist(s)
Cue Sheet

OPENER    Mainstream

Circle left
Pulled out the driveway past an old tar paper shack
Left allemande that corner, come back you dosado
Men star left, turn thru, left allemande
Come back, swing the girl around and promenade
It's gona be a long time
Before I travel down this red dirt road again


FIGURE    Basic, corner progression

Heads square thru in the middle
4 hands around the ring you go, dosado
Swing thru and then the boy run right
Ferris wheel in the middle when you pass thru
Right and left thru, roll a half sashay
Swing the corner, promenade
*It's gonna be a long time
Before I travel down this red dirt road again


MIDDLE BREAK - CLOSER    Basic

Circle left
Louisiana red dirt highway
I've been down a million times

Men star right and turn it round now
Allemande left and weave the ring
I'm gonna take 'em to the city
Where a man can
swing and promenade
I'm already pretty lonesome
And my tires ain't even slung off all the clay


TAG

I'm already pretty lonesome
And my tires ain't even slung off all the clay


ALTERNATE LYRICS

*And mama done the cookin' and the cleanin'
And taught us what was good
 
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Handle List
1503  Circle (Left|Right)  [Basic]
1473 Left DIRECTION
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
429 Dosado [Basic]
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
1461 Star (Right|Left) [Basic]
1473 Left DIRECTION
1245 Turn Thru [Mainstream]
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]
782 Promenade (fract) [Basic]
1431 Head(s) IDENTIFIER
1058 Square Thru (n) [Basic]
1482 4 (number)
429 Dosado [Basic]
1121 Swing Thru [Basic]
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
891 (anyone) Run [Basic]
486 Ferris Wheel [Basic]
735 Pass Thru [Basic]
865 Right & Left Thru [Basic]
880 Rollaway (With A Half Sashay) [Basic]
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]
1430 Promenade Home [Basic]
1503 Circle (Left|Right) [Basic]
1473 Left DIRECTION
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
1461 Star (Right|Left) [Basic]
1472 Right DIRECTION
1875 5/4 (fraction)
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
1276 Weave The Ring [Basic]
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]
1430 Promenade Home [Basic]
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