P.O. Box 2012

Walla Walla, WA 99362

http://www.steppincountry.com

1 Sweet Mambo
Choreographed by Gytal
Description:  32 count, 1 wall, beginner/intermediate social cha line dance
Music:  Sweet Little Liza by Paul Bailey
            Papa Loves Mambo by Dean Martin
            Papa Loves Mambo by Perry Como
            River Of Love by George Strait
 This dance is identical to "1 Sweet Mambo X4" with the removal of a 1/4 turn at the very end, which changes it from a 4-wall dance to a 1-wall dance.
 Start dancing on lyrics
BOX STEP TO LEFT, RIGHT LOCK STEP FORWARD STEP RIGHT
1&2     Step left to side bring right to left, step left forward
3&4     Step right forward, cross left slightly behind right, step right forward
BACK BOX STEP TO LEFT, RIGHT LOCK STEP BACK, STEP RIGHT
5&6     Step left to side, bring right to left, step left back
7&8     Step right back cross left slightly over right, step right back
MAMBO LEFT, MAMBO RIGHT, PADDLE TURNS TO RIGHT
9&10    Step left to side, recover right, step left to right
11&12  Step right to right, recover left, step right together (keeping weight on right)
13&14&15&16    Touch left to left, turning to right, repeat completing turn, step left (6:00)
Variation for 13-16 for those have a hard time paddling:
13-14    Step left turn to right, step right forward
15&16   Triple in place left, right, left
MAMBO FORWARD & BACK
17&18    Step right forward recover on left, bring right to left
19&20    Step left back recover on right, step left to right
TURN LEFT SWAY MAMBO, MAMBO LEFT
21&22    Step right into left swaying hips, step left, step right (3:00)
23&24    Step left to side, recover right, step left together
CROSS TURN STEP TO RIGHT (6:00), MAMBO LEFT
25&26    Cross right over left step left back turn to right, step forward right
27&28    Step left to side recover right, step left together
CHASE TURN TO LEFT, LOCK STEP, STEP, STEP
29&30    Step right forward turn to left shifting weight to left, step right forward (12:00)
&31&32 Step left forward, cross right behind left, step left forward, step right together
Variation for 31-32 (for those who prefer a slower pace): walk left forward, walk right forward
For those who like more action turn a full turn on 31&32
REPEAT