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4-wall, Waltz Line Dance, 48 counts, Easy Intermediate Level, CCW direction
Choreographed by Diana Dawson (Aug05)
Choreographed to “Just Out of Reach” by David Ball CD Amigo (120bpm) - 24 count intro, start on vocals

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Wednesday Dancers

Shyka (May2017)

Taught at Workshops
Kingshill weekend at St Bees and Grange Over Sands - November 2005
Kingshill weekend Carlisle - February 2009

Published in the magazines pictured below
Country Music & Dance In Scotland & NI (CMDS) December2005/Jan 2006

It's really good to know that other clubs and classes are doing my dances, and especially when it appears in a club's top 10 dances as printed in various magazines, reviewed on-line, or included in a teaching survey. This page will mention YOUR name or club as and when I hear about it...! Thank you for your votes, reviews and teaching my dances - it really means a lot to me.

World Line Dance Teaching Survey - June 2008 showed that EMPTY ARMS was taught 4 times in Georgia, USA

Lakenheath Line Dancers, Brandon, Suffolk voted Empty Arms No 4 in their top ten in "Up Country2 magazine - November 06 issue

Saddletramp Linedancers, Peterborough & Whittlesey, voted Empty Arms No 10 in their Top Ten Dances - Up Country Magazine July 2006

Empty Arms - Tim Ruzgar's "Tasty Tips" in Linedancer Magazine - March 2006 issue "..... Empty Arms from Diana Dawson is a nice new waltz, 48 counts, four walls and easy intermediate. Diana wrote this one to David Ball's "Just Out Of Reach"

Kaat & Evelyne - Sons & Daughters of Texas (Belgium) taught Empty Arms on 25 Feb 06 - Linedancer Teaching Survey

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