Summer Sunshine

By Paul Balliet

SourceB. Hill, P. Balliet and C. Kopp, "Twirling Dervish Returns"
Leveleasy (assigned by the editor)
A1Begin in a wave across, women taking left hands in the center
(4) Balance the wave
(12) Neighbors swing
A2(16) Ladies chain over and back
B1(6) Circle left 3/4
(10) Partners swing
B2(6) Circle left 3/4 (to original place)
(2) Re-form the original wave
(4) Balance the wave
(4) Pass through to a wave with new neighbors

Author's Notes:
At the start of the dance, remind dancers that they will return to this same wave.
This fun, bouncy dance works very well with beginning dancers.

This dance is from American Country Dances On Line
All rights reserved by the author; used by permission.
Added to database 2/8/1999; last revised 3/5/1999; edited by Russell Owen