P.O. Box 2012

Walla Walla, WA 99362

http://www.steppincountry.com

Progressive Cowboy
AKA: The Kool Dance
TYPE:  4 Wall Line Dance RATING:  Intermediate
COUNT: 40 STEPS: 40
CHOREOGRAPHER:  Curtis "Hoss" Marting  (1996)
3224 River Branch Circle, Kissimmee, FL 34741
Phone: (407)870-8498   Email: hossmarting@cfl.rr.com
SOURCE:  Curtiss "Hoss" Marting
MUSIC: 132 BPM "I'm A Cowboy" - The Smokin' Armadillos
174 BPM "Working For The Weekend" - Ken Mellons
(Also) The Tribal Dance - Two Unlimited
NOTE:  Hoss Marting showed this dance to Gloria Johnson with some interesting hand motions he called "washing the windows", "washing the table", etc. To this day, when she teaches the dance she uses those hand motions.
STEP DESCRIPTION:

HEEL-TOE TOUCHES with STEP-SLIDES
1, 2       Tap RIGHT heel forward 45 degrees right; Touch RIGHT toe beside Left
3, 4       Step RIGHT a long step to right side; Slide touch LEFT toe beside Right
5, 6       Tap LEFT heel forward 45 degrees left; Touch LEFT toe beside Right
7, 8       Step LEFT a long step to left side; Slide touch RIGHT toe beside Left

HEEL-TOE TOUCHES with STEP-SLIDES
9, 10    Tap RIGHT heel forward 45 degrees right; Touch RIGHT toe beside Left
11, 12   Step RIGHT a long step to right side; Slide touch LEFT toe beside Right
13, 14   Tap LEFT heel forward 45 degrees left; Touch LEFT toe beside Right
15, 16   Step LEFT a long step to left side; Slide touch RIGHT toe beside Left

HIP PUSHES (BUMPS)
17        Shifting weight to Right, push (bump) hips to right; 
18        Shifting weight to RIGHT, push (bump) hips to right
19        Shifting weight to LEFT, push (bump) hips to Left; 
20        Shifting weight to LEFT, push (bump) hips to Left
21, 22   Weight even, push (bump) hips back; Weight even, push (bump) hips back
23, 24   Weight even, push (bump) hips forward; Weight even, push (bump) hips forward

MORE HIP PUSHES (BUMPS), WALK FORWARD, HEEL TAP, TOE TOUCH
25, 26   Push (bump) hips anywhere your want; Push (bump) hips anywhere your want
(Variation: Instead of doing the last two hip bumps do toe splits instead!)
27, 28   Step forward on RIGHT; Step forward on LEFT
29, 30   Step forward on RIGHT; Step forward on LEFT
31, 32   Tap RIGHT heel forward; Touch RIGHT toe back

1/4 TURN; TOUCH & CROSS, JAZZ BOX WITH FORWARD JUMP
33, 34   Stepping forward on RIGHT, make 1/4 turn right; Touch LEFT toe out to left side
35, 36   Cross step LEFT over Right; Touch RIGHT out to right side
37, 38   Cross step RIGHT over Left; Step back on LEFT
39, 40   Step RIGHT beside Left; Weight even on both feet, jump forward shifting weight 
            to Left when landing

BEGIN DANCE AGAIN