Saunter Together

 

by  Bob and Winn Oliver (1975)

Time 4/4. Tempo 28bpm. Commence in Normal Ballroom Hold, man facing, lady backing LOD.  Man's steps only described.  Lady dances normal counterpart unless otherwise stated.

Bar

FWork

Timing

WALKS - ZIG ZAG - CHECKS - CLOSE

1 LF fwd down LOD (Lady RF back down LOD) H S
RF fwd down LOD H S
2 LF fwd com to turn L HT Q
RF to side down LOD, cont turning slightly L TH Q
LF back DW in CBMP, com to turn R TH Q
RF to side down LOD, cont turning R TH Q
3 LF fwd in CBMP OP DC, Check H S
RF back DW against LOD, turning to L TH Q
LF to side against LOD, cont turning L TH Q
4 RF fwd in CBMP OP DC against LOD, Check H S
LF back DW down LOD, turning to L TH Q
Close RF to LF, facing against LOD FLAT Q
WALKS AGAINST LOD - ZIG ZAG - CHECKS - CLOSE TO PP
Repeat steps of bars 1 to 3, moving against LOD.
5 LF fwd against LOD H S
RF fwd against LOD H S
6 LF fwd against LOD, com to turn L HT Q
RF to side against LOD, cont turning slightly L TH Q
LF back DC against LOD in CBMP, com to turn R TH Q
RF to side against LOD, cont turning R TH Q
7 LF fwd in CBMP OP DW against LOD, Check H S
RF back DC down LOD, turning to L TH Q
LF to side down LOD, cont turning L TH Q
8 RF fwd in CBMP OP DW down LOD, Check H S
LF back DC against LOD, turning to L (Lady RF fwd DC against LOD, com to turn R towards PP) TH Q
Close RF to LF, facing down LOD, turning lady to PP (Lady close LF to RF turning 1/4 to R on last two steps to end in PP) THT Q
PROMENADE WALKS TO FALLAWAY - RIGHT FOOT WHISK - TWIST TURN
9 LF to side in PP along LOD (Lady RF to side in PP) TH S
RF fwd in CBMP, com to turn R (Lady LF fwd in CBMP and PP, com to turn R) HT S
10 LF to side and slightly back, still turning R (Lady RF fwd down LOD, still turning R) TH Q
RF back still turning R, now backing DW (Lady LF to side and slightly back, now backing DC) TH Q
LF back in fallaway leaving RF extended (Lady RF back down LOD in fallaway leaving LF extended) TH S
11 RF fwd against LOD, com to turn to R HT Q
LF to side still turning R TH Q
RF crosses behind LF, backing DW against LOD, take Double Hold TH S
12 Com to twist to R allowing feet to uncross, and end facing wall in Double Hold (Lady RF fwd DW in CBMP, com to turn R OP) B RF
H LF
Q
 (Lady LF fwd DW against LOD, cont to turn R) - Q
 (Lady RF fwd against LOD, cont to turn R, turning to face centre in Double Hold) W RF
IEB LF
Q
Now facing wall in Double Hold (Lady close LF to RF, now facing centre in Double Hold) FLAT Q
SIDE CLOSE SWAY - LADY TURNING TO SHADOW POSITION POINT -
CLOSE FINISH
13 LF to side along LOD, facing wall and partner (Lady RF to side along LOD) T Q
RF closes to LF T Q
LF to side along LOD with sway to L, leaving RF extended TH S
14 RF to side against LOD, releasing hold (Lady com to turn L, LF fwd against LOD) T Q
LF closes to RF (Lady RF closes to LF ww, still turning L) T Q
RF to side against LOD with sway to R, leaving LF extended (Lady RF to side gainst LOD, now facing wall in Shadow Position with LF extended)  Man and lady now on same foot. TH S
15 LF to side along LOD (Lady LF to side along LOD) TH S
Point RF fwd DW (Lady point RF fwd DW) - S
16 RF fwd DW (Lady RF fwd DW com to turn to L) H Q
LF closes to RF ww, adopt Ballroom Hold (Lady LF to side along LOD, small step, facing wall) - Q
LF to side to centre, turning L to face LOD (Lady RF to side to centre) TH Q
RF closes to LF (Lady LF closes to RF) FLAT Q