San Antonio Rose


San Antonio Rose


Northern / Singing


There are many versions of singing squares set to this popular tune. Here, Nils Fredland calls one from the repertoire of Keith Blackmon, an upstate New York square dance caller. A selection of Blackmon's dances has been published by Country Dance and Song Society under the title of "New River Train." Recorded for the Square Dance History Project, January 19, 2013, at the annual Ralph Page Dance Legacy Weekend in Durham, NH. The musicians are Eden MacAdam Somer (fiddle) and Larry Unger (guitar).


Keith Blackmon / Nils Fredland

Date Created

January 19, 2013


DAvid Millstone

Spatial Coverage

USA, New Hampshire, Durham

Temporal Coverage

2000 -

Item Relations

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