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ROUND DANCE

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Here are the most basic positions: GLOSSARY OF ROUND DANCE TERMS
ROUND DANCE FIGURE AND STYLING MANUAL

SIMPLE ROUND DANCES WITH CUES

WALTZES
NAME OF DANCE
(and video link)
CUES
Mission Bell Waltz (2:55)
  • Start: open facing
  • apart point
  • butterfly touch
  • A: (do twice)
    waltz away
    turn in to left open
    back waltz
    back draw point
    through twinkle
    through face close
    twirl vine 3
    through face close to butterfly
  • B: (do twice)
    balance left and right
    twirl vine 3
    through face close to closed
    left turning box
    to butterfly
  • repeat [A (twice), B (twice)] to end
  • step apart
Jacalyn’s Waltz (3:07)
  • Start: open facing
  • balance left and right
  • solo roll in 6
  • apart point
  • together touch
  • A:
    waltz away and together
    step swing
    spin maneuver
    two right turns
    waltz box
    waltz away and together
    twirl vine 3
    through face close
    left turning box
  • B:
    canter twice
    twirl vine 3
    through face close
    waltz box
    dip back and hold
    recover to side car
    twinkle to banjo
    twinkle maneuver
    two right turns
    balance left and right
    twirl vine 3
    through face close
  • A
  • C: (twice)
    waltz away
    wrap your ladies
    a forward waltz
    pickup to close
    one left turn
    a backup waltz
    2 right turns
  • B
  • balance left and right
  • twirl vine 3
  • point to line
The Waltz You Saved for Me
Mexicali Rose
Anniversary Waltz
All Over The World
Ann’s Song
Far Away Places
Dreams Come True
Waltz Across Texas (instrumental)
Wonderful One
Sandy's Waltz
Could I Have This Dance