WALTZING OUT OF REACH 

SONG: Just Out Of Reach by David Ball. Also availabe on Jan’s cd Easy Dances 4 U Volume 4

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CHOREOGRAPHER: Jan Wyllie, 4 Pebble Court, Torquay, Hervey Bay, 4655 Qld., Australia

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

DANCE: 48 counts, 2 wall,  120 bpm,  Easy Int. Level , Start on vocals, Choreo .April 2005

 NO TAGS OR RESTARTS

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STEPS           PATTERN OF DANCE

                           Waltz Back, 1/4 Left Waltz Fwd, Waltz Back, 1/4 Step 1/4 Pivot

1,2,3                         Waltz back R,L,R

4,5,6                         Making an immediate brisk 1/4 left waltz fwd L,R,L (your first step is 1/4 left)

7,8,9                         Waltz back R,L,R

10,11,12                 Step L to left making 1/4 left,  Step fwd on R, Pivot 1/4 left transferring wt to L

 

                                 Cross Waltz, Step Diagonal  Rock Return, Waltz To Front Wall, Step Rock Return

13,14,15                 Step R across L, Step L to left, Step R to right

16,17,18                 Step L across R to face right diagonal, Rock fwd on R, Rock back on L

19,20,21                 Step back on R, Making a 5/8 turn to the front wall step L,R together

22,23,24                 Step L fwd, Rock/step R to right, Rock/return wt sideways onto L

 

                                 Back Sweep, Step Behind Rock Return, Back Sweep, Step Behind Rock Return

25,26,27                 Step R back behind L, Sweep L back in an arc for 2 beats (wt stays on R)

28,29,30                 Step L behind R, Rock/step R to right, Rock/return L to centre

31,32,33                 Step R back behind L, Sweep L back in an arc for 2 beats (wt stays on R)

34,35,36                 Step L behind R, Rock/step R to right, Rock/return L to centre

 

                                 1/4 Turn Waltz, 1/2 Turn Waltz, 1/4 Turn Waltz, Waltz Fwd

37,38,39                 Step R behind L making 1/4 right, Step L beside R, Step R beside L

40,41,42                 Waltz fwd L,R,L while making 1/2 turn left

43,44,45                 Waltz back R,L, R while making 1/4 turn left

46,47,48                 Waltz fwd L,R,L

 

There’s a few turns in this waltz but it seems to flow well so that won’t be a

problem  -  hopefully.  It’s a new song to me, I’d never heard it before and I liked it as soon as I heard it.  Hope you do too and that you also enjoy the dance.

 

In life, lots of things are just out of reach and it’s up to your  inner fortitude

what you do about it.  Some people give up real easy while others keep trying

until  their teeth fall out.  Some reach it, some don’t. Which one are YOU?

 

I think I am a mixture, like most people.  If it’s important I am prepared to lose my teeth, if not, who cares, just let it go.  One thing I won’t give up easily though is dancing. To lose that would be like  losing my heart… and everyone knows you can’t live without that!

 

See you on the floor sometime…………… Jan