Bosa Nova EZ
Lisa McCammon (July 2012)
Blame It On The Bossa Nova by Jane McDonald (164 BPM)
16 count intro - Start weight on RIGHT
This is an easier version of Phil Dennington’s popular dance Bosa Nova.
It’s intended to be used as a floor split so everyone can take the floor when it’s requested--which is ALL THE TIME!
[1-8] BASIC L, TOUCH, BASIC R, KICK
1-4Step L to side, step R next to L, step L to side, touch R next to L
5-8Step R to side, step L next to R, step R to side, kick L to L diagonal
[9-16] BEHIND, TURN, FWD, HOLD, R FWD MAMBO, HOLD
1-4Step L behind R, turn ¼ R  stepping fwd R, step fwd L, HOLD
5-8Rock fwd R, rec L, step slightly back R, HOLD
[17-24] BACK, LOCK, BACK, HOLD, R COASTER STEP, HOLD
1-4Step back L, cross R slightly over L, step back L, HOLD
5-8Step back R, step L next to R, step fwd R, HOLD
[25-32] WALK, HOLD, WALK, HOLD, WALK, HOLD, STOMP, HOLD
1-8Step fwd L, HOLD, step fwd R, HOLD, step fwd L, HOLD, stomp R, HOLD
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