Description of the dance
This folk dance is danced to Slovenian folk song called: »There is a mill bythe clear stream. « The song is talking about a mill, which stands by a clear stream. In it livesthe miller’s son, he is very happy when he listens to the murmuring of thestream and the rumbling of the mill.Miller wants that water would always flow through the mill wheel with astrong current, because the mill wheel spins strongly and mills a lot of wheat into flour.If the mill would suddenly stop, the miller would be sad, and the childrenwould be hungry without bread.
Initial position of the dancers:
dance couples are arranged in two circles, girls in the outside circle,boys in the inside, couples facing each other.
The couples hold hands
the dance is composed of three stanzas (the first part is always thesame)
AB, AC and AD