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"GONE"

Song: "DON’T BE SAD" by Dwight Yoakam

Album: GONE

Original Position: Weight on Left, Right 45

Choreographers: Thelly Ferguson/Ree Patterson, Camden, NSW (Aust) - March, 1997

Ph: (07) 3286 1968 (02) 46 580 330

BEATS STEPS: THIS DANCE IS DONE IN ONE (1) DIRECTION ONLY

    4             RIGHT MONTEREY TURN (TOUCH R TO R SIDE, TURNING 180 DEG R, STEP R

                    TOGETHER WITH WEIGHT, TOUCH L TO SIDE STEP L TOGETHER)

    4             RIGHT MONTEREY TURN

1, 2             SWIVEL RIGHT (WEIGHT ON R HEEL AND BALL OF L – TWIST R TOE TO R AND L HEEL TO L) CENTRE

1, 2             SWIVEL LEFT (WEIGHT ON L HEEL AND BALL OF R – TWIST L TOE TO L AND R HEEL TO R) CENTRE

1,2,3 & 4     ROCK FWD ON R, ROCK BACK ON L, TURN 180 DEG R, SHUFFLE FWD R-L-R

1,2,3 & 4     ROCK FWD ON L, ROCK BACK ON R, TURN 180 DEG L, SHUFFLE FWD L-R-L

1, 2,3 & 4     STEP R TO R SIDE ROCKING HIPS R-L, CROSS OVER SHUFFLE L

1,2,3 & 4     STEP L TO L SIDE ROCKING HIPS L-R, CROSS OVER SHUFFLE R

    4             REVERSE ROLLING FRIEZE R (R-L-R), BRONCO L (LIFT L KNEE UP AND ACROSS BODY AND SLAP

                    WITH R HAND)

    4             FRIEZE L (L-R-L), BRONCO R (LIFT R KNEE UP AND ACROSS BODY AND SLAP WITH L HAND

    2             STEP FWD ON R, PIVOT 180 DEG L (KICKING L FWD)

1 & 2             COASTER STEP (STEP BACK ON L, STEP BACK ON R, STEP FWD ON L)

1, 2             STEP R TO R SIDE AND HOLD

& 3,4             JUMP BRINGING L TO R, STEP R TO R SIDE AND HOLD

& 5,6             JUMP BRINGING L TO R, STEP R TO R SIDE AND HOLD

& 7,8             JUMP BRINGING L TO R, STEP R TO R SIDE AND HOLD

    4             REVERSE ROLLING FRIEZE L-R-L, TOUCH R BESIDE L   

    2             STEP FWD ON R, PIVOT 180 DEG L (KICKING L FWD)

    2             COASTER STEP (STEP BACK ON L, STEP BACK ON R, STEP FWD ON L)

    4          FRIEZE RIGHT (R-L-R), L45

    4           FRIEZE LEFT (L-R-L), R45

1 & 2             DWIGHT SWIVELS RIGHT (TOUCH R TOE IN AS YOU SWIVEL L HEEL TO R WITH FINGER CLICK,

                    TOUCH R HEEL OUT AS YOU SWIVEL L TOE TO R WITH TWO CLAPS (KEEP R KNEE BENT                

                    THROUGHOUT)) – AND YOU WILL TRAVEL TO THE RIGHT)

3 & 4              DWIGHT SWIVELS RIGHT

5 & 6              DWIGHT SWIVELS RIGHT

7 & 8              DWIGHT SWIVELS RIGHT

    4             BRUSH UP R HEEL TO L KNEE, R 45, STOMP R BESIDE L TWICE

1 & 2             SCOOT BACK ON L, TOUCH R TOE BACK, JUMP BACK ON R, L 45

3 & 4             SCOOT BACK ON L, TOUCH R TOE BACK, JUMP BACK ON R, L 45

5 & 6             SCOOT BACK ON L, TOUCH R TOE BACK, JUMP BACK ON R, L 45

7 & 8             SCOOT BACK ON L, TOUCH R TOE BACK, JUMP BACK ON R, L 45

1 & 2             DWIGHT SWIVELS LEFT (TOUCH L TOE IN AS YOU SWIVEL R HEEL TO L WITH FINGER CLICK, TOUCH L

                    HEEL OUT AS YOU SWIVEL R TOE TO L WITH TWO CALPS (KEEP L KNEE BENT THROUGHOUT) – AND

                    YOU WILL TRAVEL TO THE LEFT)

3 & 4             DWIGHT SWIVELS LEFT

5 & 6             DWIGHT SWIVELS LEFT

7 & 8             DWIGHT SWIVELS LEFT

    4           BRUSH UP L HEEL TO R KNEE, L 45, STOMP L BESIDE R TWICE

    4             STEP FWD ON R, ROCK HIPS TO R TWICE, ROCK HIPS TO L TWICE

1 & 2             SAILOR STEP R (TRAVELLING BACK)

3 & 4             SAILOR STEP L (TRAVELLING BACK)

5 & 6             SAILOR STEP R (TRAVELLING BACK)

7 & 8             SAILAOR STEP L (TRAVELLING BACK)

    2             STEP FWD ON R TURNING 180 DEG L, PIVOT 180 DEG ON L

1 & 2             SHUFFLE FWD R-L-R

1,2,3 & 4    ROCK FWD ON L, ROCK BACK ON R TURNING 270 DEG L, STEP L-R-L

1,2,3 & 4    ROCK FWD ON R, ROCK BACK ON L TURNING 270 DEG R, STEP R-L-R

    4             STEP L BACK, R 45, STEP R BACK, L 45

    4             STEP L TO L SIDE, CROSS R IN FRONT OF L, STEP L TO L SIDE, R 45.

128             DANCE STARTS AGAIN

NOTE: Dance starts with R 45 while touching brim of hat with R Hand. As soon as Dwight sings the words – "Don’t be sad", you will start the dance on the word "sad".

Repeat the dance twice through and on the third sequence commence the dance from the DWIGHT SWIVELS RIGHT. The fourth sequence is the same as the first two, only that you will end the dance following the Dwight Swivels to the R, Brush up R, R 45, Stomp R twice beside L and then you do another R 45 whilst touching the brim of your hat with R hand.

 

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