WALTZ BY MY SIDE

SONG: By My Side by Lorrie Morgan and John Randall

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, 180 bpm,   Easy Intermediate level, 8 count intro  Choreo April 2010

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STEPS           PATTERN OF DANCE

                           Step Fwd Touch Hold, Waltz Back, Step Sweep Hold, Step Sweep Hold

1,2,3                         Step fwd on L, Touch R beside L, Hold   

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

7,8,9                         Step fwd on L, Sweep R to front taking 2 counts

10,11,12                 Step fwd on R. Sweep L to front taking 2 counts

                                 Step Fwd Touch Hold, Waltz Back 1/4, Step Sweep Hold, Step Sweep Hold

13,14,15                 Step fwd on L, Touch R beside L, Hold

16,17,18                 Step back on R, Making 1/4 left step L beside R, Step R beside L (1/4 waltz)         

19,20,21                 Step fwd on L, Sweep R to front taking 2 counts

22,23,24                 Step fwd on R. Sweep L to front taking 2 counts

                                 Step Across Hold Hold, Waltz Back 1/4, Step Fwd Hook Hold, Step Back Hook Hold

25,26,27                 Step L across R, Hold, Hold

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

31, 32,33               Step fwd on L, Hook R behind L, Hold

34,35,36                 Step back on R, Hook L across R, Hold

                                 Waltz Fwd 1/4, Step Back Touch Hold, Waltz Fwd 1/2, Waltz Back 1/4

37,38,39                 Step fwd on L, Making 1/4 left step R beside L, Step L beside R  (1/4 waltz)

40,41,42                 Step back on R. Touch L beside R, Hold

43,44,45                 Step fwd on L, Making 1/2 left step R beside L, Step L beside R   (1/2 waltz)

46.47.48                 Step back on R, Making 1/4 left step L beside R, Step L beside R (1/4 waltz)

                                        This is a lovely song by Lorrie and Vince.

   Itís a tad fast, but Iíve slowed it down somewhat with a few holds and sweeps.

                                                 Hope you enjoy the waltz.       

                                       See you on the floor sometimeÖ. Jan

 

 

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Jan Wyllie