Sunwize

By: Kalia Kliban (2011)
Music: Sunny Day (Dave Bartley)
Formation: Circle mixer

A1 1-4 Circle left (sunwize!)  
  5-6 Balance in and out  
  7-8 Men roll their current partner from their right hand to their left hand (reform the ring)  
       
A2 1-4 Circle left  
  5-6 Balance in and out  
  7-8 Men roll their current partner from their left hand to their right hand (end with current partner in ballroom hold)  
       
B 1-8 Waltz ccw (end facing current partner around the room, men facing ccw, ladies cw, ie sunwize)  
  9-10 (Current partner) gypsy right 1/2 (to change)  
  11-12 (Next person) gypsy left 1/2 (to change)  
  13-16 (Next person) right-hand turn (end facing in, lady on the right, this is your new partner)  
       
Notes 1 Although written to Dave Bartley's Sunny Day, the dance will work with any 32-bar waltz  
  2 You can promenade in B1 1-8 as an alternative to waltzing  
  3 The A part of the tune was written at Juneau’s Camp Damp. The B part came later.  

 

© Kalia Kliban, 2007

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