Whoosh

 

Description:†††††††††† 4-Wall Line Dance, 32 Counts, Intermediate Level

Choreographer:†††† Bill Bader ††††billbader@hotmail.com††† www.billbader.com

Music:

†† Choreographed to:††† "Mayibuye I Africa" by Chimora (118 bpm)Intro:32 counts.

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† CD: [2004 Update] Dancing With Bill 'n' Jan.Order at

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† http://www.members.iinet.net.au/~janwyllie/comp.html

††††† Slow or Teaching:"Old Country" by Mark Chesnutt (95 bpm)This beautiful song is a great choice

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† for a slow song option.Restart after the Kick-Back-Fwd of the 5th repetition.

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† It is easy to hear this restart coming because that is the instrumental section.

Other Song Suggestions:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† "Hurricane" by Carlene Carter (120 bpm)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† "I'm Gonna Getcha Good" by Shania Twain (126 bpm)

†† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† "Cotton Eyed Joe" by The Rednex (134 bpm)

††††††††††††††††††††††††††

 

SIDE ROCK, CROSS SHUFFLE, SIDE, BACK 1/4 TURN, CROSS SHUFFLE

1-2†††††† Rock Step R to right side, Rock Step onto L

3&4††††† Cross Step R over L, Step L to left side, Cross Step R over L

5-6†††††† Step L to left side, Turn 1/4 right with a Step back on R (3:00)

7&8††††† Cross Step L over R, Step R to right side, Cross Step L over R

 

TURN 1/4 LEFT, TURN 1/4 LEFT, CROSS SHUFFLE TURNING 1/4 LEFT,

ROCK FWD-BACK, LOCK SHUFFLE BACK

1-2†††††† Step R to right side turning 1/4 left, Step L back turning 1/4 left (9:00)

3&4††††† Cross Shuffle R over L gradually turning 1/4 left (6:00)

5-6†††††† Rock Step L forward, Rock Step back on R

7&8††††† Step L back, Lock Step R back over L, Step L back

 

1/2 TURN BACK, FORWARD, COASTER FWD-TOG-BACK, BACK, TOUCH, KICK-BACK-FWD

1-2†††††† Step R back turning 1/2 right, Step L forward (12:00)

3&4††††† Step R forward, Step L beside R, Step R back

5-6†††††† Large Step L back, Touch R toe slightly forward

7&8††††† Modified Kick-Ball-Change:Kick R toe fwd, Step R slightly back, Step L slightly forward

 

SPIN FWD, STEP FWD, SHUFFLE FWD, CROSS, SIDE, PIVOT 1/4 LEFT, HITCH

1††††††††† Step R forward spinning 360 left(Unofficial variation:Small step forward.)

2††††††††† Step L forward

3&4††††† Shuffle forward on R-L-R

5††††††††† Cross Step L over R

6††††††††† Step R to right side

7††††††††† Pivot 1/4 turn left onto L (9:00)

8††††††††† Hitch R knee up with the following hand action:With both hands, slap the R knee on

both sides of the knee following through with both arms in large circles outward ("Whoosh!")

 

End of pattern.Begin again...

 

© Bill Bader 2003-2004.Step sheet written by the choreographer.Photocopying is permitted for

classes and competitions.All of Billís dances and videos are found atwww.billbader.com