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SONG:Bird On A Wire by The Neville Brothers. Also available on Good Old Line Dance Music CD 20. See web CHOREOGRAPHER: Jan Wyllie, Australia   Web: http://www.members.iinet.net.au/~janwyllie 

Email:janwyllie@iinet.net.au    DANCE: 64 counts, 4 walls, 120 bpm, Easyish Int, Start on word ‘bird’

Choreo . Sept 05                *1 RESTART ON WALL 3 AFTER COUNT 20 (shuffle fwd)

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                                 Rock Return, Back Lock Step, Back Lock Step, Back Lock Step

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

3&4                          Step back on R, Lock/step L over R, Step back on R

5&6                          Step back on L, Lock/step R over L, Step back on L

7&8                          Step back on R, Lock/step L over R, Step back on R

 

                                 1/2 Rock Return, 1/2 Turn, 1/2 Turn, 1/2 Shuffle, Rock Return

9,10                          Making 1/2 left rock/step fwd on L, Rock back on R

11                              Making  1/2 left (back over left shoulder) step fwd on L

12                             Moving fwd make a further 1/2 left stepping R

13&14                     Making a further 1/2 left  (back over left shoulder) shuffle fwd L,R,L

15,16                         Rock/step fwd on R, Rock back on L

 

                                 Coaster Step, Shuffle Fwd, Rock Return, 1/4 Rock Return

17&18                     Step back on R, Step L beside R, Step fwd on R (coaster)

19&20                     Shuffle fwd L,R,L

21,22                         Rock/step fwd on R, Rock back on L

23,24                         Making 1/4 right rock/step R to right, Rock/return wt sideways onto L

 

                                 Sailor Step, Behind Side Cross, Side Rock Return, Sailor Step

25&26                     Step R behind L, Step L to left, Step R to right (sailor)

27&28                     Step L behind R, Step R to right, Step L across R

29,30                         Side/rock R to right,  Side rock/return wt to L

31&32                     Step R behind L, Step L to left, Step R to right (sailor)

 

                                 Rock Return, 3/4 Turn, Rock Return, Coaster Step

33,34                         Rock/step L behind R, Rock fwd onto R

35,36                         Making 1/4 right step back on L, Making 1/2 right step R to right side

37,38                         Rock/step fwd on L, Rock back on R

39&40                     Step back on L, Step R beside L, Step fwd on L (coaster)

 

                      Rock Return&, Step Back Bump Heel, Step Bump Step Bump, Step Bump Step Bump

41,42&                    Rock/step fwd on R, Rock back on L, Step R beside L

43,44                         Step back on L, Keeping R fwd bump R heel (wt on L)

&45                          Step back on R, Twist L heel in and bump it

&46                          Step back on L, Twist R heel in and bump it

&47                          Step back on R, Twist L heel in and bump it

&48                          Step back on L, Twist R heel in and bump it

 

                                 & Shuffle Fwd, Step Pivot 1/4, Samba Cross, Samba Cross

&49&50                  Step R beside L, Shuffle fwd L,R,L

51,52                         Step fwd on R, Pivot 1/4 transferring wt to L

53&54                     Rock/step R to right, Rock/return wt to L, Step R across L

55&56                     Rock/step L to left, Rock/return wt to R, Step L across R

 

                                 Side Rock/Return&, Side Rock/Return&, Side Rock/Return&, Side Rock/Return&

57,58&                    Rock/step R to right, Rock/return wt to L, Step R beside L,

59.60&                    Rock/step L to left, Rock/return wt to R, Step L beside R

61,62&                    Rock/step R to right, Rock/return wt to L, Step R beside L

63&64&                  Rock/step L to left, Rock/return wt to R, Step L beside R

 

I love this version of this popular song. There’s lots of dances to the waltz timing but none to this 4/4 timing so have a go because it’s really not too difficult at all.  See you on the floor sometime….Jan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Original sheet by

Jan Wyllie