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YESTERDAY

Choreographers:
Alan G Birchall & Jacqui Jax (Nuline Dance)

Level:
Phrased Advanced
Dance: '49' Counts Walls: 2
Sequence: A.A.B.A.B.A. ENDING
Music: Yesterday – The Beatles
Album: Help! & Numerous Compilations Available: Amazon/iTunes
Start: On Lyrics      Seconds: 5      Counts: 8      BPM: 96

Note: This Dance Is LYRICALLY Driven – FEEL The Song & Enjoy

‘A’ – Lyric Prompts – In Step Description
[1-8]   CROSS, SIDE, INPLACE, CROSS, ¾ TURN, PRESS, RECOVER, BACK SWEEPS
1&2 Cross Left Over Right, Step Right To Right, Close Left In Place "Yesterday…"
3&4 Cross Right Over Left, Make ¼ Turn Right Stepping Back On Left, Make ½ Turn Right Stepping Forward On Right   "All My…"     09:00
5-6 Press Forward On Left, Recover On Right Sweeping Left   "Troubles Seemed…"
7-8 Step Back On Left Sweeping Right, Step Back On Right Sweeping Left   "So Far Away…"

[9-17]    ROCK, RECOVER, ¾ TURN, CROSS, SIDE, INPLACE, CROSS, SIDE, BEHIND, SWEEP, ROCK, RECOVER, STEP, DRAG
1-2 Rock Back On Left, Recover On Right   "Now…"
&3 Make ½ Turn Right Stepping Back On Left, Make ¼ Turn Right Stepping Right To Right    "It Looks As Though They’re"     06:00
4&5 Cross Left Over Right, Step Right To Right, Close Left In Place    "Here To Stay…"
6&7& Cross Right Over Left, Step Left To Left, Cross Right Behind Left Slowly Sweeping Left    "Oh I Believe…"
8&1 Rock Back On Left, Recover On Right, Take A Big Step To Left Dragging Right To Left    "In Yes-ter-day"

ENDING: CROSS, SIDE, INPLACE, CROSS, FULL TURN, CROSS, SWEEP, TOUCH
1& Cross Left Over Right, Step Right To Right, Close Left In Place      "mm mm mm mm…"
2&3 Cross Right Over Left, Make ¼ Turn Right Stepping Back On Left, Make ½ Turn Right Stepping Forward On Right
&4 Stepping Forward On Left Make ¼ Pivot Right, Cross Left Over Right, Sweep Right & Touch Right By Left    "mm mm mmmm…"      12:00

‘B’ – Lyric Prompts – In Step Description
[1-8]    ¼ FALLAWAY TURN, STEP, STEP, FULL SPIRAL TURN
1-2-3 Cross Left Over Right To Diagonal, Step Right To Right, Turning Slightly Left Step Back On Left      "Why…"     10:30
4-5 Step Back On Right, Turning Slightly Left Step Left To Left      "She…"     09:00
6-7-8 Step Forward On Right, Step Forward On Left, Make Full Spiral Turn Left Stepping Forward On Right     " Had To Go…"

[9-16]    STEP, ROCK, RECOVER 1¾ TURN
1-2 Step Forward On Left, Rock Forward On Right     " I Don’t…"
3-4 Recover On Left, Make ½ Turn Right Stepping Forward On Right "Know     She…"        03:00
5-6 Make ½ Turn Right Stepping Back On Left, Make ½ Turn Right Stepping Forward On Right     "Wouldn’t…"
7-8 Stepping Forward On Left Make ¼ Pivot Right     "Say…"     06:00

[17-24]    CROSS POINT, BACK POINT, JAZZ BOX, CROSS
1-2 Cross Left Over Right, Point Right To Right     " I…"
3-4 Cross Right Behind Left, Point Left To Left     "Said…"
5-6 Cross Left Over Right, Step Back On Right      "Something…"
7-8 Step Left To Left, Cross Right Over Left     "Wrong Now…"

[25-32]    STEP, LOCK, HOLD, ROCK, RECOVER, 1½ TURN
&1-2 Step Left To Left, Lock Right Behind Left (On Balls Of Both Feet), Hold    "I Long…"
&3-4 Step Left To Left, Cross Rock Right Over Left, Recover On Left      "For Yes…"
5-6 Make ¼ Turn Right Stepping Forward On Right, Make ½ Turn Right Stepping Back On Left      "ter…"     03:00
7-8 Make ½ Turn Right Step Forward On Right, Stepping Forward On Left Make ¼ Pivot Right      "day…ay-ay-ay"    12:00

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