Danish Children Songs - Først den ene vej (English translation)

Danish

Først den ene vej

(2x)
Først den ene vej
Og så den anden vej
Og tju og tju.
Og skomagersdreng
 
(2x)
Skomagerdrengen er et svin
For han drikker brændevin.
 
(repeat entire song)
 
Submitted by SaintMark on Sat, 04/03/2017 - 20:40
Last edited by SaintMark on Thu, 01/02/2018 - 05:30
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English translation

First One Way (The Shoemaker's Dance)

1. First one way
2. And then the other way
3. And clack and clack.
 
4. And the shoemaker's boy
5. The shoemaker's boy is a pig
6. For he is drinking brandy.
 
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Submitted by SaintMark on Sat, 04/03/2017 - 20:40
Author's comments:

Play in pairs standing opposite each other.

1. Turn hands forward, one over the other.
2. Turn them backward one over the other.
3. Pull arms backward two times.

4. Bow 3 times
5. Take each other under the right arm and dance around.
6. Dance around in the opposite direction.

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