MEMPHIS BELLE”

 

Choreographer: Bill Larson, Perth, Western Australia

Song: ‘Queen of Memphis’ by Confederate Railroad

‘Queen of Memphis’ by Dean Brothers (A Chance to Dance CD 1)

2 Wall 32 Count Improver Beginner

Start on Vocals - Version 3: 3/3/07   

 

bill_larson@hotmail.com     www.hop.to/lonestar

PO Box 3128 Malaga DC  WA 6945            

 

 

 

Steps

Actual Footwork

Direction

Calling Suggestion

 

 

Section 1

1,2,3,4

5,6,7,8

 

Walk Back R, L, R, Hitch, Walk Back L, R, L, Hitch

Walk backwards R, L, R, Hitch L knee up

Walk backwards L, R, L Hitch R Knee up

 

 

 

Back

Back

 

 

 

Walk Fwd x3 Hitch

Walk Fwd x3 Hitch

 

 

Section 2

1,2

3,4

5,6

7,8

 

Step Lock Step Scuff, Step Lock Step Scuff

Step R fwd at 45’ R, Step L up behind R

Step R fwd at 45’ R, Scuff L beside

Step L fwd at 45’ L, Step R up behind L

Step L fwd at 45’ L, Scuff R beside

 

 

 

Forward

Forward

Forward

Forward

 

 

 

Step Lock

Step Scuff

Step Lock

Step Scuff

 

 

Section 3

1,2

3

4

5,6

7,8

 

Vine Right Turn / Hitch, Vine Left Turn / Scuff

Step R to side, Step L behind R

Step R to side with 1/4 turn R

Hitch L beside R with1/4 turn R (6:00)

Step L to side, Step R behind L

Step L to side with 1/4 turn L, Scuff R beside L (3:00)

 

 

 

Travel R

Turning R

Turning R

Travel L

Turning L

 

 

 

Vine R

Turn

Hitch

Vine L

Turn / Scuff

 

Section 4

1,2

3,4

Alternative Steps

5,6

7,8

 

Rocking Chair, Step Touch, Step Touch

Step R fwd, Recover weight back onto L

Step R back, Recover weight fwd onto L

Replace the above 4 counts with two half Pivot turns left

Step R to side, Touch L beside R

Step L to side, Touch R beside L (facing 3:00)

 

 

 

On the Spot

On the Spot

 

Right

Left

 

 

Rocking Chair

 

 

Step Touch

Step Touch

 

 

Tags:

 

 

End of Walls 1, 2, 6, 7 & 10: add a 4 count tag.

Step R to side bumping hips R, L, R, L then restart

 

Yeah, I know it looks like a heaps of tags J

but don’t let that put you off because they are phrased to the music and you can hear where they are.

Give it a shot and you’ll see how easy it is. Have fun J