Hot Spot Jive

by David and Dorothy Ainsworth (1999)

Time 4/4.  36/38bpm. Commence in Open Facing Position, lady RH to man's LH, , man facing, lady backing wall.  Man's and lady's steps described.

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LINK - WHIP UNDERTURNED - FLICK BALL CHANGE LEFT AND RIGHT

1 LF back to centre (Lady RF back to wall) 1
  Replace weight fwd to RF to wall (Lady replace weight fwd to LF to centre) 2
  LF fwd to wall (Lady RF fwd to centre) 3
  Almost close RF to LF (Lady almost close LF to RF) a
  LF fwd to wall, adopting Close Hold (Lady RF fwd to centre, adopting Close Hold) 4
2 Cross RF behind LF, toe turned out, turning to R (Lady LF fwd towards man's R side, turning to R) 1
  LF to side, still turning to R (Lady RF fwd between man's feet, still turning to R) 2
  RF to side, small step, along LOD, facing centre and partner, releasing RH hold (Lady LF to side, small step, along LOD, facing wall and partner, releasing LH hold) 3
  Almost close LF to RF (Lady almost close RF to LF) a
  RF to side, small step, along LOD, adopting Double Hold at shouler height, having turned 1/2 to R on this bar (Lady LF to side, small step, along LOD, adopting Double Hold at shoulder height, having turned 1/2 to R on this bar) 4
3 Lowering joined hands to waist height, turning slightly to L, flick LF diagonally fwd, slightly off the floor, against LOD in PP Double Hold (Lady joined hands lowered to waist height, turning slightly to R, flick RF diagonally fwd, slightly off the floor, against LOD in PP Double Hold) 1
  LF back with part weight (Lady RF back with part weight) a
  Replace weight to RF (Lady replace weight to LF) 2
  LF to side against LOD, turning to R (Lady RF to side against LOD, turning to L) 3
  Almost close RF to LF, still turning to R (Lady almost close LF to RF, still turning to L) a
  LF to side against LOD, facing DC in Counter PP Double Hold (Lady RF to side against LOD, facing DW in Counter PP Double Hold) 4
4 Flick RF diagonally fwd, slightly off the floor, down LOD, in Counter PP Double Hold (Lady flick LF diagonally fwd, slightly off the floor, down LOD, in Counter PP Double Hold) 1
  RF back with part weight (Lady LF back with part weight) a
  Replace weight to LF (Lady replace weight to RF) 2
  RF to side along LOD, raising joined hands to shoulder height (Lady LF to side along LOD, joined hands raised to shoulder height) 3
  Almost close LF to RF (Lady almost close RF to LF) a
  RF to side along LOD, still in Counter PP Double Hold (Lady LF to side along LOD, still in Counter PP Double Hold) 4
ZIG ZAG - BACK TAP FACING DOWN LOD - TURNING CHASSE TO FACE CENTRE AND PARTNER - CHANGE HANDS BEHIND BACK - 1 AND 2 WINDMILL
5 LF fwd in Counter PP Double Hold, along LOD, turning to L (Lady RF fwd in Counter PP Double Hold, along LOD, turning to R) 1
  RF to side along LOD, still turning to L (Lady LF to side along LOD, still turning to R) 2
  LF back in fallaway down LOD, turning to R (Lady RF back in fallaway down LOD, turning to L) 3
  RF to side along LOD, releasing RH hold, facing DC in Open Counter PP (Lady LF to side along LOD, LH hold released, facing DW down LOD in Open Counter PP) 4
6 Turning to R, LF to side and slightly fwd to centre, both facing down LOD (Lady turning to L, RF to side and slightly fwd to wall, both facing down LOD) 1
  Lowering joined hands to below waist height, tap RF behind LF ww, slight body sway to R (Lady joined hands lowered to below waist height, tap LF behind RF ww, slight body sway to L) 2
  Correcting sway, turning to L, RF to side (Lady correcting sway, turning to R, LF to side) 3
  Almost close LF to RF, still turning to L (Lady almost close RF to LF, still turning to R) a
  RF to side, facing centre and partner in Open Facing Position, having turned 1/4 to L on last three steps (Lady LF to side, facing wall and partner in Open Facing Position, having turned 1/4 to R on last three steps) 4
7 LF back to wall (Lady RF back to centre) 1
  Replace weight fwd to RF to centre (Lady replace weight fwd to LF to wall) 2
  LF fwd to centre, changing lady's RH from man's LH to his RH (Lady RF fwd to wall, man changes lady's RH from his LH to his RH) 3
  Almost close RF to LF (Lady almost close LF to RF) a
  LF fwd, turning to L (Lady RF fwd, turning to R) 4
8 RF to side to centre, changing lady's RH from man's RH to his LH behind man's back (Lady LF to side, still turning to R, man changes lady's RH from his RH to his LH behind his back) 1
  Almost close LF to RF, still turning to L (Lady almost close RF to LF, still turning to R) a
  RF to side, facing wall and partner in Open Facing Position (Lady LF to side, facing centre and partner in Open Facing Position) 2
  Adopting Double Hold, LF back to centre (Lady adopting Double Hold, RF back to wall) 3
  Replace weight fwd to RF to wall, turning to L (Lady replace weight fwd to LF to centre, turning to L) 4
3 TO 8 OF WINDMILL, OVERTURNED - CHANGE OF PLACE LEFT TO RIGHT, OVERTURNED - FALLAWAY THROWAWAY
9 LF fwd, still turning to L, extending arms out side from elbows (Lady RF diagonally fwd, still turning to L, extending arms out to side from elbows) 1
  Almost close RF to LF (Lady almost close LF to RF) a
  LF fwd, still turning to L (Lady RF to side and slightly back, still turning to L) 2
  RF to side and slightly fwd, still turning to L (Lady LF back, still turning to L) 3
  Almost close LF to RF, still turning to L (Lady almost close RF to LF, still turning to L) a
  RF fwd, facing centre and partner, having turned 1/2 to L on last seven steps (Lady LF back, facing wall and partner, having turned 1/2 to L on last seven steps) 4
10 LF back to wall, releasing RH hold (Lady RF back to centre, LH hold released) 1
  Replace weight fwd to RF to centre, turning to R (Lady replace weight fwd to LF to wall, turning to L) 2
  LF to side to centre, still turning to R, raising L arm, leading lady to turn under raised arm (Lady RF to side, turning to L under man's raised L arm) 3
  Almost close RF to LF, still turning to R (Lady almost close LF to RF, still turning to L) a
  LF to side, facing wall and partner (Lady RF to side, facing centre and partner) 4
11 RF to side against LOD (Lady LF to side against LOD) 1
  Almost close LF to RF (Lady almost close RF to LF) a
  RF to side against LOD, adopting Close Hold (Lady LF to side against LOD, adopting Close Hold) 2
  Turning to L, LF back in fallaway against LOD (Lady turning to R, RF back in fallaway against LOD) 3
  Replace weight fwd to RF down LOD in PP, turning lady to L at end of step (Lady replace weight fwd to LF down LOD in PP, turning to L at end of step) 4
12 LF to side, turning to L (Lady RF to side, still turning to L) 1
  Almost close RF to LF (Lady almost close LF to RF, still turning to L) a
  LF to side, facing down LOD and partner (Lady RF to side, facing against LOD and partner) 2
  RF fwd down LOD, leading lady to move away from man (Lady LF back down LOD, moving away from man) 3
  Almost close LF to RF (Lady almost close RF to LF) a
  RF fwd down LOD, releasing hold, taking RH to RH hold (Lady LF back down LOD, hold released, taking RH to RH hold) 4
AMERICAN SPIN - CHANGE OF PLACE TO LEFT AND RIGHT, UNDERTURNED - 1 AND 2 LINK - ROCK
13 LF back against LOD (Lady RF back down LOD) 1
  Replace weight fwd to RF down LOD (Lady replace weight fwd to RF against LOD) 2
  LF to side, small step, leading lady to move fwd, bracing R arm (Lady RF fwd against LOD, moving fwd towards man, leaning slightly against man's R arm) 3
  Transfer weight to RF (Lady almost close LF to RF) a
  Transfer weight to LF, Compact Chasse, leading lady to turn strongly to R, releasing hold (Lady RF fwd against LOD, turning strongly to R, hold released) 4
14 RF to side, small step (Lady LF to side, still turning to R) 1
  Transfer weight to LF (Lady almost close RF to LF) a
  Transfer weight to RF, Compact Chasse, facing down LOD and partner, taking lady's RH in man's LH, lady making one complete turn to R on last four steps (Lady LF to side, facing against LOD and partner, having made one complete turn to R on last four steps, man takes lady's RH in his LH) 2
  LF back against LOD (Lady RF back down LOD) 3
  Replace weight fwd to RF down LOD (Lady replace weight fwd to LF against LOD, turning to L) 4
15 LF fwd, turning to R, leading lady to turn to L under raised arm (Lady RF to side, still turning to L under man's raised arm) 1
  Almost close RF to LF, still turning to R (Lady almost close LF to RF, still turning to L) a
  LF to side, facing wall and partner (Lady RF to side, facing centre and partner) 2
  RF to side against LOD (Lady LF to side against LOD) 3
  Almost close LF to RF (Lady almost close RF to LF) a
  RF to side against LOD (Lady LF to side against LOD) 4
16 LF back to centre (Lady RF back to wall) 1
  Replace weight fwd to RF to wall (Lady replace weight fwd to LF to centre) 2
  LF to side along LOD (Lady RF to side along LOD) 3
  Replace weight to RF to side against LOD, Rock Action on last two steps, still facing wall and partner in Open Facing Position (Lady replace weight to LF to side against LOD, Rock Action on last two steps, still facing centre and partner in Open Facing Position) 4