WINTER WINDS

SONG: Winter Winds by Lee Kernaghan

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

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

DANCE:  32 counts,   4 walls,  112 bpm, Easy Int.  Choreo  Nov 2011   2 RESTARTS 

*There is a musical introduction to the song and a dance prelude to this. Starts on first word (it’s slow)

* If you don’t choose to do the prelude then start the dance when the main song starts. 8 count intro to this.

Written for Bethea from Dundowran Qld.  Thanks for the song,  hope you like this little dance.

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STEPS         PATTERN OF DANCE

                                 If you decide to do the prelude to the dance, remember that it is SLOW!

PRELUDE

                                 Fwd Back, Coaster, 2 Shuffles Fwd, Fwd Back, Coaster, 2x 1/4 Pivots

                                 Fwd Back, Coaster, 2 Shuffles Fwd, Fwd Back, Coaster, 2x 1/4 Pivots

1,2,3&4                  Rock/step fwd on L, Rock back on R, Step back on L, Step R beside L, Step fwd on L

5&6,7&8                Shuffle fwd R,L,R  Shuffle fwd L, R,L

9,10,11&12           Rock/step fwd on R, Rock back on L, Step back on R, Step L beside R, Step fwd on R

13,14,15,16           Step fwd on L, Pivot 1/4 right, Step fwd on L, Pivot 1/4 right

17-32                        Repeat above 16 counts

                                 TEMPO SPEEDS UP… DO THIS

                                 Fwd Touch, Back Touch, Fwd Touch, Back Touch

1-8                            Step L fwd, Touch R beside L, Step R back, Touch L beside R

                                 Step L fwd, Touch R beside L, Step R back, Touch L beside R 

                                

                                 START  MAIN DANCE

                                 Fwd Back , Coaster Step, Toe Strut Fwd LRLR

1,2                            Rock/step fwd on L, Rock back on R

3&4                          Step back on L, Step R beside L, Step fwd on L

&5&6&7&             Toe strut fwd R,L,R,L

 

                                 Fwd Back,  1/4 Shuffle, Across Back, Side Touch

9,10                          Rock/step fwd on R, Rock back on L

11&12                    Making 1/4 right shuffle to the right stepping  R,L,R

13,14,15,16           Step L across R, Step back on R, Step L to left, Touch  R beside L

 

                                 Side Together, &Heel &Touch, Side Shuffle, Behind Side

17,18                        Step R to right, Step L beside R

&19&20                 Step back on R Touch L heel fwd, Step fwd on L, Touch R beside L

&21&22                 Step R to right, Step L beside R, Step R to right (side shuffle)

23,24                        Rock/step L behind R, Step R to right

 

                                 Cross Rock/Replace, 1/4 Shuffle Shuffle Fwd 3/4 Turn

25,26                        Cross/rock L over R, Rock /replace wt on R

27&28                    Making 1/4 left shuffle fwd L,R,L  

29&30                    Shuffle fwd R,L,R

31,32                        Making 1/2 right step back on L, Making 1/4 right step R to right

 

                                 *There is a restart on walls  2 and 7 after count 16

                                  At count 16, please step R beside L instead of touching  -  and start dance again

 

        Slim Dusty sang this song originally, but this rendition from Lee Kernaghan is nice too.

Bethea loves the song and this dance is for her….. Easy, but you still have to think about it!

Enjoy it and think of Slim as you dance!

  See you on the floor sometime....  Jan         

                                

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

Original sheet by

Jan Wyllie