P.O. Box 2012

Walla Walla, WA 99362

http://www.steppincountry.com

Island Song
Choreographed by Laura Alberico
Description: 32 count, 2 wall, beginner contra dance
Music: Island Song by The Zac Brown Band
Position: Begin in staggered contra lines
Start dancing on lyrics
RIGHT SIDE, TOGETHER, SIDE, TOUCH; LEFT SIDE, TOGETHER, SIDE, TOUCH
1-4     Step right side, slide/step left together, step right side, touch left together
You will be crossing the person facing you at your right diagonal
5-8     Step left side, slide/step right together, step left side, touch right toe next to left
CHARLESTON STEPS WITH CLAPS TWICE
1-4     Step right forward, kick left forward (clap hands), step left back, touch right back
Clap right hand with right hand of person at your right diagonal. Clap left hand with left hand of person at your left diagonal
5-8     Repeat step 1-4
RIGHT VINE WITH TURN, HITCH; LEFT VINE WITH TURN SCUFF
1-4     Step right side, cross left behind right, step right side, turn right and hitch left knee (3:00)
5-8     Step left side, cross right behind left, turn left and step left forward, brush right forward (12:00)
JAZZ BOX, SCUFF; TURN LEFT, TOUCH
1-4     Cross right over left, step left back, step right side, brush left forward
5-8     Step left forward, turn left and step right forward, turn left and step left forward, touch right together (6:00)
The person at your right diagonal at the start of the dance will again be at your right forward diagonal
REPEAT