THE ALAMO WALTZ

CHOREOGRAPHER:  Marg Jones, R.R.#4, River John, Nova Scotia, Canada
		(902)351-3265 e-mail: wrjones@north.nsis.com
COUNT: 84 Plus Tag (But Easy!)
TYPE: 4 Wall Line Dance
LEVEL: Intermediate
MUSIC:  Remember The Alamo by George Strait-120 bpm (27 beat intro - start on vocals) (CD One Step At A Time)
	Or any waltz music, omitting tag

NOTE: The corners indicated are as follows:
Corner 1 - face 1:30, Corner 2 - face 4:30, Corner 3 - face 7:30

THE TAG IS DANCED ONLY AT THE END OF SEQUENCES 1 AND 3 OF THE DANCE
(You'll be facing a side wall). IF YOU WISH, AT FADEOUT,
YOU CAN DO HALF THE TAG (2 TWINKLES) AND A BOW OR CURTSY.

WALTZ FORWARD X 2, BACK X 2

1-3	Waltz forward Right, Left, Right
4-6	Waltz forward Left, Right, Left
7-9	Waltz back Right, Left, Right
10-12	Waltz back Left, Right, Left

FULL-CIRCLE WALTZING TURN RIGHT

13-15	Turning 1/4 right, waltz forward Right, Left, Right
16-18	Turning 1/4 right, waltz backward Left, Right, Left
19-21	Turning 1/4 right, waltz forward Right, Left, Right
22-24	Turning 1/4 right, waltz backward Left, Right, Left

WALTZ FORWARD X 2, BACK X 2

25-27	Waltz forward Right, Left, Right
28-30	Waltz forward Left, Right, Left
31-33	Waltz back Right, Left, Right
34-36	Waltz back Left, Right, Left

FULL-CIRCLE WALTZING TURN LEFT

37-39	Turning 1/4 left, waltz forward Right, Left, Right
40-42	Turning 1/4 left, waltz backward Left, Right, Left
43-45	Turning 1/4 left, waltz forward Right, Left, Right
46-48	Turning 1/4 left, waltz backward Left, Right, Left

TWINKLES (4)

49	Step Right across front of Left
50	Step left on Left
51	Step Right beside Left
52	Step Left across front of Right
53	Step right on Right
54	Step Left beside Right
55	Step Right across front of Left
56	Step left on Left
57	Step Right beside Left
58	Step Left across front of Right
59	Step right on Right
60	Step Left beside Right

CORNERS (WALTZ FORWARD & BACK) ENDING AT WALL

61-63	Turning 1/8 right to face corner 1,
	waltz forward Right, Left, Right
64-66	Waltz forward Left, Right, Left
67-69	Turning 1/4 right to face corner 2,
	waltz backward Right, Left, Right
70-72	Waltz backward Left, Right, Left
73-75	Turning 1/4 right to face corner 3,
	waltz forward Right, Left, Right
76-78	Waltz forward Left, Right, Left
79-81	Turning 1/8 right to face 9:00 wall,
	waltz backward Right, Left, Right
82-84	Waltz backward Left, Right, Left

TAG:

TWINKLES (4)

1	Step Right across front of Left
2	Step left on Left
3	Step Right beside Left
4	Step Left across front of Right
5	Step right on Right
6	Step Left beside Right
7	Step Right across front of Left
8	Step left on Left
9	Step Right beside Left
10	Step Left across front of Right
11	Step right on Right
12	Step Left beside Right

From:	wrjones@north.nsis.com (W.R.Jones)

Reformatted for display on web site
Dancing Deep In the Heart of Texas
by Don & Patti Brown
http://members.aol.com/CactusStar/home.htm

Step sheet presentation copyright 1997 by Don & Patti Brown. All rights reserved. Copyright for the dance remains with the original choreographer. This step sheet may be copied, however, please retain all copyright credits.