Take Me Away To The Islands CopperKnob - Linedance Stepsheets

Count: 
32
Wall: 
2
Level: 
Beginner / Improver
Choreographer: 
Karen Kennedy (Scotland) August 2014
Music: 
Take Me Away To The Islands by Gary Lee Tolley. Album: Nightlife (iTunes & Amazon)


Intro:- Start on the word “ Playing” when he sings “ I was playing in a bar in Santa Fe “

RIGHT LOCK FORWARD, HOLD, LEFT LOCK FORWARD, HOLD
1 -2Step right foot forward, lock left behind right
3 -4Step right foot forward, hold
5 -6Step left foot forward, lock right behind left
7 -8Step left foot forward, hold (12.00)

¼ RIGHT JAZZ CROSS, RIGHT GRAPEVINE , CROSS
1 -2Cross right over left, step back on left
3 -4¼ turn right stepping to right side, cross left over right (3.00)
5 -6Step right to right side, cross left behind right
7 -8Step right to right side, cross left in front of right (3.00)

SIDE ROCK, RECOVER, CROSS, HOLD, SIDE ROCK, RECOVER, HOLD
1 -2Side rock right to right side, recover on left
3 -4Cross right in front left, hold
5 -6Side rock left to left side, recover on right
7 -8Step left in front of right, hold

RIGHT MAMBO FWD WITH ¼ TURN, HOLD, CROSS ROCK, RECOVER, SIDE , HOLD
1 -2Rock forward on right, recover back left
3 -4¼ turn right stepping right to right side, hold
5 -6Cross rock left over right, recover on right
7 -8Step left to left side, hold

START AGAIN

TAG 1: Add at the end of wall 2 facing the front wall add 8 count tag to being you back to front wall
RIGHT ½ PIVOT, STEP FWD, HOLD, LEFT ½ PIVOT, STEP FWD, HOLD
1 -2Step right forward, pivot ½ turn left
3 -4Step right forward, hold
5 -6Step left forward, pivot ½ turn right
7 -8Step left forward, hold

TAG 2: Add at the end of wall 3 facing back wall add the 4 count right rocking chair and then restart dance
RIGHT ROCKING CHAIR
1 -2Rock forward on right, recover on left
3 -4Rock back on right, recover on left

Contact: karencazzza@aol.com or karen@nulinedance.com

Last Update – 12th Aug 2014