TIJUANA WALTZ

SONG: Tijuana Rose by the Topp Twins          

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

Email:janwyllie@iinet.net.au

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

DANCE: 48  counts, 2  walls, 144  bpm, Easy Intermediate level,  NO TAGS OR RESTARTS

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STEPS          PATTERN OF DANCE

                                 Waltz Fwd, Waltz Back

1,2,3                         Waltz fwd L,R,L

4,5,6,                        Waltz straight back R,L,R

 

                                 Waltz Fwd, Waltz Back 1/8 Left

7,8,9                         Waltz fwd L,R,L

10,11,12                 Waltz back R,L,R while making a 1/8 turn left (to left corner)

 

                                 Cross Waltz x 2  (Move slightly fwd)                          

13,14,15                 Step L across R, Step R to right, Step L to left  (straighten up to the side wall)

16,17,18                 Step R across L, Step L to left, Step R to right

 

                                 Cross Waltz x 2 (Move slightly fwd)

19,20,21                 Step L across R, Step R to right, Step L to left

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

 

                                 3 Count Weave Right, Side Slide Hold

25,26,27                 Step L across R, Step R to right, Step L behind R       

28,29,30                 Big step to right on R, Slide L to right, Hold

 

                                 3/4 Waltz, 1/2 Waltz      OR FOR AN EASIER ALTERNATIVE….

                                 1/4 Left Waltz Fwd, Waltz Fwd

31,32,33                 Making 1/4 turn left step fwd on L, Making 1/2 left step back on R, Step L beside R

34,35,36                 Step back on R, Making 1/2 left step fwd on L, Step R beside L

                                

                                 Waltz Fwd, Waltz Back

37,38,39                 Waltz fwd L,R,L

40,41,42                 Waltz straight back R,L,R

 

                                 Step Fwd Touch Hold, Step Fwd Touch Hold

43,44,45                 Step fwd on L, Touch R beside L, Hold/Pose (anything you like!)         

46.47.48                 Step fwd on R, Touch L beside R, Hold/Pose

 

        

                

                  I always thought that the Topp Twins were just comedians,

but was pleasantly surprised to find that they really do make

 lovely sounds together as well - and this song proves it.

 

See you on the floor sometime.....  Jan

                                                     

 

 

 

Original sheet by

Jan Wyllie