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Hover Corte

Waltz Hover Corte

Hover Corte is a Gold Level figure. This online reference gives a detailed description of the dance steps, including timing, footwork, alignment, and movement; steps diagram; a list of figures that may precede or follow the pattern; and videos providing instruction and demonstration of the figure, techniques and practice routines that include it.

Leader

Step Timing Movement
Alignment Footwork Turn Sway CBM Rise & Fall
Notes
1
1
RF back BLOD TH Start to turn L S CBM Start to rise e/o 1, NFR
2 2 LF to side and slightly fwd Pointing DW T 3/8 btwn 1-2, body turns less; Continue to turn body on step 2. R
Continue to rise on 2  
3 3 Transfer weight to RF side and slightly back Backing DC against LOD TH - S
Up. Lower e/o 3
4 1 LF back in CBMP Backing DC against LOD T - S CBM -

Follower

Step Timing Movement 
Alignment Footwork Turn Sway CBM Rise & Fall
Notes
1
1
LF fwd Facing LOD HT Start to turn L S CBM Start to rise e/o 1
2 2 RF side and LF brushes towards RF Facing center to end facing DC against LOD T 1/4 btwn 1-2; continue to turn 1/4 on 2 L - Continue to rise on 2  
3 3 LF diag. fwd Facing DC against LOD TH - S - Up. Lower e/o 3
4 1 RF fwd in CBMP, OP Facing DC against LOD H - S CBM -

Dance with extra bar of music

Leader

Step Timing Movement 
Alignment Footwork Turn Sway CBM Rise & Fall
Notes
1
1
RF back BLOD TH Start to turn L S CBM Start to rise e/o 1, NFR
2 2 LF to side and slightly fwd Pointing DW T LF and pressure on IE T RF 3/8 btwn 1-2, body turns less R
Continue to rise on 2-5  

3 4 5  RF moves towards LF Towards alignment of 6 T LF and pressure on IE T RF Continue to turn body on step 2. R R R   -  
3 Transfer weight to RF side and slightly back Backing DC against LOD TH - S
Up. Lower e/o 6
4 7 LF back in CBMP Backing DC against LOD T - S CBM -

Follower

Step Timing Movement 
Alignment Footwork Turn Sway CBM Rise & Fall
Notes
1
1
LF fwd Facing LOD HT Start to turn L S CBM Start to rise e/o 1
2 2 RF side Facing center T 1/4 btwn 1-2 L - Continue to rise on 2-5  
  3-4 LF brushes towards RF Towards alignment of 5 T (RF) and IE of LF continue to turn 1/4 btwn 3-5  L L    -  
  5  LF brushes to RF Facing DC against LOD T (RF) and IE of LF -   -  
3 6 LF diag. fwd Facing DC against LOD TH - S - Up. Lower e/o 6
4 7 RF fwd in CBMP, OP Facing DC against LOD H - S CBM -

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