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MINIMAL aka: One Day At A Time

Choreographer:
Alan G Birchall

Level:
Intermediate
Dance: 4 Wall Linedance
Steps/Count: 64
Music: Minimal – Pet Shop Boys Cd: Fundamental or Cd Single (Radio Edit) Available on Itunes
BPM: 126 (Techno Common 4/4 Time)
Start: On Vocals (After Word: Meanwhile)       Count: 40        Seconds: 19
Note: This dance was originally choreographed to ‘One Day At A Time’ By The Eagles
The track was never released as a single or on subsequent albums So I’ve re-named the dance after an alternative track

LEFT JAZZ BOX CROSS, ½ TURN, CROSS SHUFFLE
1-2 Cross Left Over Right, Step Back On Right
3-4 Step Left Toe Left, Cross Right Over Left
5-6 Making ¼ Turn Right Step Back On Left, Making ¼ Turn Right Step Right To Right
7&8 Cross Left Over Right, Step Right To Right, Cross Left Over Right

ROCK RECOVER, RIGHT SAILOR STEP, CROSS UNWIND, STEP ½ PIVOT
9-10 Rock Right To Right, Recover On Left
11&12 Cross Right Behind Left, Step Left To Left, Step Right In Place
13-14 Cross Left Behind Right, Unwind ¾ Turn Left     3:00
15-16 Step Forward On Right, ½ Pivot Left        3:00

‘DOROTHY STEPS’, ROCK, RECOVER ¼ TURN, SIDE SHUFFLE
17-18 Step Forward On Right to Right Diagonal, Lock Left Behind Right & Step Forward On Right
19-20 Step Forward On Left To Left Diagonal, Lock Right Behind & Step Forward On Left To Left Diagonal
21-22 Rock Forward On Right, Recover On Left Making ¼ Turn Right          6:00
23&24 Step Right To Right, Step Left By Right, Step Right To Right

CROSS, POINT, CROSS POINT, CROSS UNWIND, FORWARD SHUFFLE
25-26 Cross Left Over Right, Point To Right
27-28 Cross Right Over Left, Point Left To Left
29-30 Cross Left Over Right, Unwind ½ Turn Right   12:00
31&32 Step Forward On Right, Step Left By Right, Step Forward On Right

ROCK, RECOVER, WALK BACK, TOUCH, SHUFFLE
33-34 Rock Forward On Left, Recover On Right
35-36 Step Back On Left, Step Back On Right
37-38 Step Back On Left, Tap Right In Front Of Left (Bowing Head At Same Time)
39-40 Step Forward On Right, Step Left By Right, Step Forward On Right

FULL TURN, SHUFFLE, ¼ MONTEREY TURN, TOUCH, CROSS
41-42 Make ½ Turn Right Stepping Back On Left, Make ½ Turn Right Stepping Forward On Right
43&44 Step Forward On Left, Step Right By Left, Step Forward On Left
45-46 Touch Right To Right, Making ¼ Turn Right Step Right By Left     3:00
47-48 Touch Left To Left, Cross Left Over Right

SIDE SHUFFLE, CROSS ROCK, RECOVER, DIAGONAL BACK SHUFFLE, CROSS, UNWIND
49&50 Step Right To Right, Step Left By Right, Step Right To Right
51-52 Cross Rock Left Over Right, Recover On Right
53&54 Step Diagonally Back On Left, Step Right By Left, Step Diagonally Back On Left
55-56 Cross Right Behind Left, Unwind ½ Turn Right       9:00

CROSS ROCK, RECOVER, FULL TRIPLE TURN LEFT, CROSS ROCK, RECOVER, FULL TRIPLE TURN RIGHT
57-58 Cross Rock Left Over Right, Recover On Right
59&60 Making ¼ Left Step Forward On Left, Making ½ Turn Right Step Back On Right, Making ¼ Turn Right Step Left To Left   Alt: Side Shuffle
61-62 Cross Rock Right Over Left, Recover On Left
63&64 Making ¼ Turn Right Step Forward On Right, Making ½ Turn Right Step Back On Left, Making ¼ Turn Right Step Right To Right   Alt: Side Shuffle

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