THIS IS OUR WALTZ

 

SONG: This is Our Dance by Elvis

CHOREOGRAPHER: Jan Wyllie, Hervey Bay, Qld., Australia

Email:janwyllie@iinet.net.au   Web Site: http://www.members.iinet.net.au/~janwyllie/

DANCE:  48 counts, 4 walls,  116 bpm, Easy Intermediate,  12 count intro, October 2011

 ONE RESTART

Written by request for Kathy Watkins from Perth W.A. 

Kathy dances with Catherine Lange and The Golden Arrows.

Thanks to Mitzi for the song.

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STEPS    PATTERN OF DANCE

                    Cross Waltz, Cross Waltz

1,2,3                 Step L over R, Rock/step R to right, Rock/replace wt sideways onto L

4,5,6                 Step R over L, Rock/step L to left, Rock/replace wt sideways onto R

 

                         Cross Waltz with 1/4 Turn,  Cross Waltz

7,8,9                 Step L over R, Making 1/4 left step R beside L, Step L slightly left

10,11,12         Step R over L, Rock/step L to left, Rock/replace wt sideways onto R

 

                         Step Fwd, Rock Fwd Back, Step Back, Rock Back Fwd

13,14,15         Step fwd on L, Rock/step fwd on R, Rock back on L

16,17,18         Step back on R, Rock/step back on L, Rock fwd on R

 

                         Step Fwd, Step Pivot 1/4, Across Side Behind

19,20,21         Step fwd on L, Step fwd on R, Pivot 1/4 left transferring wt to L

22,23,24         Step R across L, Step L to left, Step R behind L

 

                         Waltz Fwd 1/4, Waltz Back 1/4

25,26,27         Making 1/4 left step fwd on L, Step R beside L, Step L beside R

28,29,30         Step back on R, Making 1/4 left step L beside R, Step R beside L

 

                         Waltz Fwd, Waltz Back 1/4

31,32,33         Step fwd on L, Step R beside L, Step L beside R

34,35,36         Step back on R, Making 1/4 left step L beside R, Step R beside L

 

                         Step Fwd, Step Pivot 1/2, Step Fwd, Step Pivot 1/4

37,38,39         Step fwd on L, Step fwd on R, Pivot 1/2 left transferring wt to L

40,41,42         Step fwd on R, Step fwd on L, Pivot 1/4 right transferring wt to R

 

                         Step Fwd, Step Pivot 1/2, Step fwd, Step Pivot 1/4

43,44,45         Step fwd on L, Step fwd on R, Pivot 1/2 left transferring wt to L

46,47,48         Step fwd on R, Step fwd on L, Pivot 1/4 right transferring wt to R

 

                         *There is a restart after count 12 on wall 4

 

 

 

There’s no doubt about it, the old songs were much more romantic than they are today!  I suppose the feelings are the same, but the way we express those feelings seems a lot different these days…. So much for progress!!  (-:

 

See You On the Floor Sometime…..  Jan

                                

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

Original sheet by

Jan Wyllie