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LITTLE RED INDIAN DRUMS
Count: 32. Wall: 4. Level: Beginner/Improver
Choreographer: Margaret McAnally, Coffs Harbour. Sep 2009
Music: Red Indian Drums by A La Carte. Album: The Very Best ’99


Start dance on vocals

ROCKING CHAIR, MAMBO RIGHT, ROCKING CHAIR, MAMBO LEFT
1&2&  Rock R forward, Recover onto L, Rock R back, Recover onto L
3&4    Rock R to right, Recover onto L, Step R beside L
5&6&  Rock L forward, Recover onto R, Rock L back, Recover onto R
7&8    Rock L to left, Recover onto R, Step L beside R

STEP, PIVOT 1/2, STEP 45° RIGHT, LOCK, STEP, STEP 45° LEFT, LOCK, STEP, STOMP, STOMP, STOMP
1,2     Step R forward, Pivot ½ left (weight on L)
3&4    Step R forward, Lock L behind R, Step R forward (on right diagonal)
5&6    Step L forward, Lock R behind L, Step L forward (on left diagonal)
7&8    Stomp R forward, Stomp L to left, Stomp R to right [6:00]

ROCK FORWARD, RECOVER 1/2 LEFT, SHUFFLE FORWARD, ROCK FORWARD, RECOVER 1/2 RIGHT, SHUFFLE FORWARD
1,2     Rock L forward, Recover ½ left onto R
3&4    Step L forward, Step R beside L, Step L forward (option: 3 claps)
5&6    Rock R forward, Recover ½ right onto L
7&8    Step R forward, Step L beside R, Step R forward (option: 3 claps)

ROCK FORWARD, RECOVER, SHUFFLE 1/4 LEFT, R HEEL 45°, TOGETHER, L HEEL 45°, TOGETHER, TOUCH ACROSS, HITCH, STEP
1,2     Rock L forward, Recover onto R
3&4    Turn ¼ left step L to left, Step R beside L, Turn ¼ left step L forward
RESTART: Wall 3
5&6&  Touch R heel forward 45°, Step R beside L, Touch L heel forward 45°, Step L beside R (Heel switches)
7&8    Touch R toe across L, Hitch R, Step R beside L [3:00]

32      REPEAT

NOTE: To keep dance phrased to the music there are extra beats (steps) to be added at the end of each wall, except Wall 3 where there is a restart after count 28 facing 9:00 wall.

TAG: Walls 1, 4 & 7 – Two extra beats
1&2    Rock L to left, Recover onto R, Step L beside R (Mambo left)

TAG: Walls 2, 5, 6, 8 – Four extra beats
1&2    Rock L to left, Recover onto R, Step L beside R (Mambo left)
3&4    Rock R to right, Recover onto L, Step R beside L (Mambo right)

RESTART: During Wall 3 – after count 28

ENDING: To finish dance, on Wall 9, dance up to count 24 facing back wall, then
1,2     Rock L forward, Recover ½ left onto R
3&4    Triple step on spot L,R,L [12:00]
5&6&  Touch R heel forward 45°, Step R beside L, Touch L heel forward 45°, Step L beside R (Heel switches)
7&8    Touch R toe across L, Hitch R, Step R beside L
1&2    Touch L toe across R, Hitch L, Step L beside R
3&4    Rock R to right, Recover onto L, Step R beside L (Mambo right)
5&6    Rock L to left, Recover onto R, Step L beside R (Mambo left)
7,8&   Hold, Hold, Clap, Clap