SILVER BIRD

Choreographers : Jennifer Hobson & Frances Christensen, Far North Foot Fiddlers (Kaitia.)

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 Music A Silver Bird by Tina Rainford. This song entered Top 25 Country Hits in 1977.

32 Count Two Wall  Upper Beginners/Early Intermediate Line Dance 1 Tag (June 2002)

Count   ================== Step Description =================

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1234
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5&67&8
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1&23&4
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567&8
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1&234
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5-6-7&8**
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1-2-3&4**
5-6-7-8
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HEEL BOUNCES WITH 1/4 TURN RIGHT, SAILOR STEPS RIGHT/LEFT
Step R forward with left hand on left hip & touch hat with right hand,
1/4 turn left while bouncing on both heels 3 times. (Weight on left foot.)
Cross R behind left, Step L to left, Step R to right, Cross L behind right,
Step right to fight. Step left to left. (Weight on left foot)

SHUFFLE FORWARD R/L TURN LEFT X KICK BALL CHANGE TURN 
LEFT
Step R forward, Close left beside right, Step R forward,
Step L forward, Close right beside left, Step L forward  (Weight on left foot)
Step R forward. Pivot 1/4 turn left, (Weight on L foot).
Kick R foot across left at 45 deg left, Step R next to left., Step L to left

X KICK BALL CHANGE KNEE POPS SIDE ROCK 
Kick R foot across left foot at 45 deg left, Step R next to left, Step L to left
(Weight on L/ R ball touch These steps give movement to the left)
Swing right knee forward & round to the right on ball foot ( lowering onto heel)
Swing left knee forward & round to the left, on ball foot, (lowering onto heel)
Step /Rock R to right side, Recover on left. Step R L R. (inplace)

SIDE ROCK FULL PIVOT TURN
Step /Rock L to left side, Recover on right. Step L R L (in place)
Step R forward . Pivot 1/2 turn left. Step R forward . Pivot 1/2 turn left. 
** Touch brim of hat with right hand looking to the fight on count 1. 
Reverse to Left hand on left side rock. 

BEGIN DANCE IN NEW DIRECTION.

TAG :- At the end of instrumental after the Full pivot turn * you will be facing the front wall, Step R next
to left - add 4 right heel taps then 4 left heel taps. Start dance as vocals begin carry on to end of dance
To finish dance; after full turn you are facing the front wall, step R forward 45 deg right with a sway
movement forward touching R hand on brim of hat, rock back on left, end with sweeping R foot across left foot (6 counts) Bow head hold (2)