Baker Street (Beg)

Count:
32
Wall:
1
Level:
Beginner
Choreographer:
Ron Bloye (U.K) October 2018
Music:
Baker Street (Edit) by Gerry Rafferty [Best of] iTunes - 4.08min
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No Tags or Restarts:- - Start Dance at start of very heavy beat (22secs) - count 8 is app 24 secs.
 
Sect:1 - Walk Walk - Shuffle - Rock Recover - ½ Turn Shuffle.
1 - 2Walk Forward Right - Walk Forward Left.
3&4Shuffle Forward - Right - Left - Right.
5 - 6Rock Forward Left - Recover on Right.
7&8½ Turn Shuffle - Left - Right - Left. (Over Left Shoulder)

Sect:2 - Walk Walk - Shuffle - Rock Recover - Coaster Step.
1 - 2Walk Forward Right - Walk Forward Left.
3&4Shuffle Forward - Right - Left - Right.
5 - 6Rock Forward Left - Recover on Right.
7&8Step Back Left - Step Right beside Left - Step Forward Left.

Sect:3 - Figure of 8 Grapevine.
1 - 2Step Right to Side - Step Left Behind Right.
3 - 4Step Right ¼ turn Right - Step Left Forward.
5 - 6Pivot ½ Turn Right on Right - Step Left ¼ Turn to Right.
7 - 8Step Right Behind Left - Step Left to side.

Sect;4 - Rocking Chair - Step ½ Turn - Kick Ball Change.
1 - 2Right Rock Forward - Recover on Left.
3 - 4Rock Back Right - Recover On Left.
5 - 6Step Forward Right - ½ Turn Stepping On Left.
7&8Kick Right Forward - Recover on Right - Step Left Forward.
 
Teach Easy Beginners above version until steps complete ( Instructors can stand at the Back Wall to help Pupils learn the “ Figure of 8 “ then change to 4 wall - see below:-

To turn dance into a 4 wall dance - in Sect 3: 7 & 8 :- do a ¼ Turn Left.
7 & 8Step Right Behind Left - Step Left ¼ turn to Left.

Teaching Beginners - Figure of 8 and a Kick Ball Change.

Bakerstreet by Undercover will fit ok, but is 40+ secs longer and different count in.
Last Update - 6 Sept. 2019