Cuckoo, The

Ed. 12-18 Duple Minor Longways
C Major AAB adlib

Note: The original music had a “Del Segno” 𝄋 repeat for the last four measures. Those last measures have been numbered twice in the directions below.

A1 1-4: 1st Man go back to back with the 2nd Woman.
A1 5-8: Then turn right-hands with her once around.

A2 1-8: 1st Woman and 2nd Man do the same.

B 1-4: 1st Couple take both hands and go half round, then back again.
B 5-12: Then cross through the 2nd Couple and go the half Figure (up behind and cross through again) to end in the 2nd place proper.
B 13-16 (the repeat): Then all four take hands and go once around.

Repeat down the line.

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