The Angels Blues

Choreographed By:
Norma Jean Fuller & Lewis Cain
Type:
Couples/Circle Dance
Counts:
48
Music:
"Better Off With The Blues" by Delbert McClinton
"Broken Wing" by Martina McBride
Position: Sweetheart Position. Footwork is the same unless otherwise noted.


 
Counts -
Step Descriptions


 
VINE RIGHT, TOUCH, VINE LEFT, TOUCH
1-2
Step to right on right, step left behind right
3-4
Step to right on right, touch left beside right
5-6
Step to left on left, step right behind left
7-8
Step to left on left, touch right beside left



FORWARD TURN TO THE RIGHT, (DROPPING LEFT HANDS) TOUCH
9

Step forward with right, pivoting 1/4 turn right
10

Step left on left, pivoting 1/4 turn right
11

Step back on right, pivoting 1/2 turn right
12

Touch left beside right (rejoining left hands LOD)



VINE LEFT, TOUCH, VINE RIGHT, TOUCH
13-14
Step to left on left, step right behind left
15-16
Step to left on left, touch right beside left
17-18
Step to right on right, step left behind right
19-20
Step to right on right, touch left beside right



FORWARD TURN TO THE LEFT (DROPPING RIGHT HANDS ) TOUCH
21

Step forward on left, pivoting 1/4 turn left
22

Step right on right, pivoting 1/4 turn left
23

Step back on left, pivot 1/2 turn left
24

Touch right beside left (rejoining right hands LOD)



STEP TOUCH STEP TOUCH STEP TOUCH STEP TOUCH
Releasing left hands, bringing right hands over lady's head
25

Step large step forward on right making 1/4 turn to the left with step
26

Touch left next to right (joining hands in reverse Indian position) ILOD
27

Step to left on left, making 1/4 turn to the left with step, releasing right hands
28

Touch right beside left, (joining hands in left side-by- side position) RLOD
29

Step large step forward on right making 1/4 turn to the left with step
30

Touch left next to right (joining hands in reverse Indian position) OLOD
31

Step wide step to left, (left hands on shoulder, right arms slanted down)
32

Slide right next to left (weight on right) hands on lady's shoulders



DOUBLE VINE LEFT, STEP TOUCH, STEP TOUCH
33-34
Step to left on left, step right behind left
35-36
Step to left on left, step right over left
37-38
Step to left on left, touch right behind left
39-40
Step to right on right, touch left behind right



MEN VINE WITH 1/4 TURN TO THE LEFT, TOUCH
LADY'S 1 1/4 TURN TO THE LEFT, TOUCH

MAN
41

(release left hands) step to left on left
42

Step right behind left
43

Step to left on left, turning 1/4 turn to the left with step (facing LOD)
44

Touch right beside left




LADY
41

Step to left on left, & begin a 1 1/4 turn to the left, traveling forward LOD
42

Step on right & continue 1 1/4 turn
43

Step on left & complete full 1 1/4 to the left traveling turn
44

Touch right beside left



STEP, TOUCH, STEP, TOUCH
45

Step forward on right
46

Touch left beside right
47

Step forward on left
48

Touch right beside left



REPEAT



 


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