BLUE PACIFIC WALTZ
by Henry “Buzz” Glass
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Music: “Over the Waves,” as played by Gordon Terry and the AudioLoft Musicians; courtesy B. J. Carnahan (History Records) and Gordon Terry
Position: Couples in open position, near hands joined, and starting on outside feet.
1 STEP, SWING, -; Gently swing the joined inside hands forward and turn
2- 3 ROLL-ACROSS, -, 3; 1, SWING, -; In canter rhythm with M turning CW (W CCW, passing in front of M) partners exchange places (into L open pos.) step R, and, L; step R, swing L, and hold;
4- 5 ROLL-ACROSS, -, 3; 1, SWING, -; Repeat Mea. 2-3 in opposite dir,
6 FACE, TOUCH, -; (take closed pos.) While assuming closed pos: Step R,
7- 8 WALTZ, 2, 3; WALTZ, 2, 3; Two R-face turning waltzes ending in open
9-16 Repeat Meas. 1-8, ending in semi-closed position.
17 STEP, SWING, -; Step L fwd, swing R fwd, and hold;
18 TWINKLE, 2, 3; Step fwd R, fwd L while starting to turn inward, close R
19 TWINKLE, 2, 3; Repeat Meas. 18 in opposite direction with opp. ftwork.
20 STEP, TOUCH, -; Step fwd R, touch L, and hold;
21-28 Repeat Meas. 17-20 twice more.
29-32 STEP, SWING, -; HOOK, (pivot), (and); WALTZ, 2, 3; OPEN, 2, 3;