Whipped Cream

 


A two-step written by Jerry and Charlie Tuffield of Denver,
Colorado.

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Record: LS 268

Music: "Whipped Cream," 4/4, jazz.

Position: Open, facing LOD for introduction. Closed, man facing
LOD for beginning dance.

Footwork: Opposite throughout.

Introduction: 4 measures. Wait 2 measures, balance apart, touch,
then woman maneuvers in front with back to LOD, while couple
dances balance together, touch.

Part A
Measures
     1-4  TWO-STEP; TWO-STEP; WALK,  ; 2,  ; 3,  ; 4   
     In closed pos, starting man's L, do two two-steps fwd in
     LOD; then four walking steps.
     5-8  TWO-STEP; TWO-STEP; CROSS,  , 2,  ; 3,  , 4,   
     Repeat the two fwd two-steps of measures 1-2. Woman
     crosses under the joined hands (man's L, woman's R) in
     four steps, ending facing partner and wall. Man is facing
     COH.
     9-12 (away) TWO-STEP; TWO-STEP; (together) TWO-STEP;
     TWO-STEP
     Dance two two-steps backing away from partner; two two-
     steps twd partner. No hand-hold.
          13-18     CROSS,  , 2,  ; 3,  , 4,  ; VINE,  , 2,  ; 3,  , 4, ;
     VINE, , 2,  ; 3,  , 4,   
     Notice that this is a six-measure phrase! Join man's L and
     woman's R hands, woman crosses under joined hands in
     four steps, to end facing partner (man facing wall; woman
     facing COH); join both hands in butterfly pos and do an 8-
     step vine (4 measures); side, behind, side, in front; and
     repeat in LOD. (Both cross behind on 2nd step)

     Break:    APART,  , TOUCH,  ; TOGETHER,  , TOUCH,  ;
     APART,  , TOUCH,  ; TOGETHER,  , TOUCH,   
     Balance apart, stepping back on man's L (woman's R), and
     touch R about 8 inches behind L; step fwd on R, and touch
     L about 8 inches in front of R; repeat these two measures
     (With a little twist on the ball of the foot, you may find you
     are doing the Charleston)

Part B
     1-4  (turning) TWO-STEP; TWO-STEP; WALK,  , 2,  ; 3,  ,
     4,   (woman twirls)
     Dance two R-face turning two-steps in closed pos. Man
     walks fwd four steps while woman twirls in two steps and
     walks two steps.
     5-8  (forward) TWO-STEP; TWO-STEP; TURNAWAY,  , 2,
      ; 3,  , 4,   
     In open pos, take two fwd two-steps down LOD; man turns
     L (woman R) in four walking steps, partners ending facing
     each other in butterfly pos, man facing wall (woman COH).
     9-12 VINE,  , 2,  ; 3,  , 4,  ; ROLL,  , 2,  ; 3,  , 4,   (CLAP)
     Side, behind (both crossing in back), side, front; roll (man
     to L, woman to R, full around, end facing partner), clap
     hands with partner.
     13-16     VINE,  , 2,  ; 3,  , 4,  ; ROLL,  , 2,  ; 3,  , 4,   
     Repeat measures 9-12, with woman maneuvering into
     closed pos on the last step, end with man facing LOD.

Dance is done three times, ending with woman doing a R-face
twirl; change hands - bow.

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