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Walla Walla, WA 99362

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Rockin' Christmas Tree

Count: 32                     Wall: 2             Level: High Beginner

Choreographer: Lucia Clementi - November 2019

Music: Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree – Brenda Lee

Alternate music: Sweet Nothin’s – Brenda Lee

 

For Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree, start the dance on the lyric “Rockin”
For Sweet Nothin’s, start the dance on the lyric “Ear”

Section 1: Step lock step R,L,R, brush L; step lock step L,R,L, brush R
1-4                   Step R forward (1), step L forward behind R (2), step R forward (3) (these steps are on the right diagonal), brush L forward (4) (12:00)
5-8                   Step L forward (5), step R forward behind L (6), step L forward (7) (these steps are on the left diagonal), brush R forward (8) (12:00)

Section 2: Jazz box w/1/4 turn x2
1-4                   Cross R over L (1), step back on L making a 1/4 turn to the right (2), step R to R side (3), step L next to R (4) (3:00)
5-8                   Cross R over L (5), step back on L making a 1/4 turn to the right (6), step R to R side (7), step L next to R (8) (6:00)

Section 3: Walk forward R,L,R, tap L, step down L, kick forward R, step back R, step L
1-4                   Walk forward R (1), walk forward L (2), walk forward R (3), tap L behind R (4) (6:00)
5-8                   Step down L (5), kick R forward (6), step back R (7), step L next to R (8) (6:00)
 
Section 4: Toe, heel, stomp R, hold; toe, heel, stomp L, hold
1-4                   Touch R toe to right side (1), touch R heel to right side (2), stomp R next to L (3), hold (4) (6:00)
5-8                   Touch L toe to left side (5), touch L heel to left side (6), stomp L next to R (7), hold (8) (6:00)

Start the dance again!

Ending: Dance ends on the ninth wall after 16 counts facing 12:00. Dance the jazz boxes and remain facing 12:00.