WALTZ WITH AN ANGEL

SONG: Angel by Sarah McLaughlin

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,120  bpm, Easy Int level,  Start: 24 count intro  Choreo: Feb 2011

WRITTEN BY REQUEST FOR PHYLLIS BROWN FROM PERTH W.A.

 2 RESTARTS  

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STEPS    PATTERN OF DANCE

                     DIAGONAL WALTZ FWD    WALTZ BACK

                          DIAGONAL WALTZ FWD    WALTZ BACK 1/2 TURN

1,2,3                 Face right diagonal and waltz fwd L,R,L

4,5,6                 Waltz back R,L,R straightening up to the front wall

7,8,9                 Face left diagonal and waltz fwd L,R,L

10,11,12         Waltz straight back R,L,R while making a 1/2 turn left  (still facing diagonal)

 

                         DIAGONAL WALTZ FWD   WALTZ BACK

                         STEP FWD SIDE ROCK REPLACE   STEP ACROSS SIDE ROCK REPLACE

13,14,15         Waltz fwd L,R,L (still facing diagonal)

16,17,18         Waltz back R,L,R (still facing diagonal)

19,20,21         Step fwd on L, Straightening up to the side wall Rock/step R to right,

                         Rock/replace wt sideways onto L  (now facing 3 o’clock)

22,23,24         Step R across L, Rock/step L to left, Rock/replace wt sideways onto R

 

                         WEAVE RIGHT, SIDE SLIDE TOUCH

                         WALTZ  FWD 3/4, WALTZ BACK

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 R, Touch L beside R

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

34,35,36         Waltz back R,L,R

 

                         WALTZ FWD 1/4    WALTZ BACK 1/4

                         WALTZ FWD,  WALTZ BACK 1/8

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

40,41,42         Step back on R, Making 1/4 left step L beside R, Step R beside L

43,44,45         Waltz fwd  L,R,L  (now facing front)

46,47,48         Step back on R, Making 1/8 left to face the left diagonal step L beside R, Step R beside L

 

                         *There are 2 restarts 

                           On Wall 5 after count 24  (starts facing front, restart faces side wall, 3 o’clock)

                           On wall 10 after count 12 (starts facing 3 o’clock, restart faces back wall)

 

FINISH          The last wall of the dance starts facing the side wall, 3 o’clock

                          Dance up to step 12 but exclude the 1/2 turn and just waltz straight back

                          You will be facing the front  -   Step fwd on L and slide R to left

 

This is basically an easy little dance but the diagonals  do increase the difficulty !Wouldn’t it be lovely to REALLY  dance with an angel! 

I guess we all might get that opportunity at some stage!

 

The dance was written for Phyllis… hope you it is what you were looking for .

  See you on the floor sometime....  Jan         

                                

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

Original sheet by

Jan Wyllie