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65. A GOOD YEAR (for the roses)- NEWS, VIDEO AND REVIEWS
updated 19 September 2016
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65. A GOOD YEAR(for the roses) 2011[C]
64 count 2-wall improver line dance, Choreographed by Diana Dawson (April 2011)
Choreographed to: Good Year for the Roses by Kikki Danielsson (98 bpm) Music download from iTunes etc

TAUGHT AT WORKSHOPS:
Kingshill Weekend, Morecambe, October 2007
Megdelen, Holland, November 2007
Published in the magazines pictured below
CMDS magazine June/July 2011 issue
Up Country magazine August 2011 issue


MENTIONED IN DISPATCHES
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.

Mary Ann Nicolaus - Your Good Year for the Roses is still a favorite around here (the San Francisco Bay Area)! Summer 2013

Gill Baldwin wrote "...I am also going to go over your dance Good Year (for the roses). I loved it when it came out and so did my classes but it didn't seem to take off. I notice now that a few groups are playing the track so I am going to do it again.... " - email 8 Oct 2012

Mrs K Browne, Bristol, UK, included A GOOD YEAR (for the roses) in her Top 10 Dances - Up Country magazine, July 2012 issue

Tug Wilson, Worthing UK, included A GOOD YEAR (for the roses) in his Top 10 Dances - Up Country magazine, July 2012 issue

Gary Clayton (California USA) -posted on (my facebook) Wall- "Happy Birthday Diana. Thank you for Good Year For The Roses. We absolutely Love it." - 19 June 2012

Mrs B Jeffries, Motherwell, incuded A GOOD YEAR (for the roses) in her TOP 10 Dances - published in Up Country magazine, September 2011 issue

Paul Wilkinson, Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom taught A GOOD YEAR (for the roses) - Linedancer Magazine on-line teaching survey - 4 July 2011

Gill Jarvis reviewed A GOOD YEAR (for the roses) on-line Linedancer magazine Reviews - 28/06/2011..."Have been teaching this since 25th May and it is so lovely. Goes really well to the music and the 18 count bridge is so easy. This is liked by my improvers and intermediates alike..."

World Linedance Newsletter - Top 8 dances - A Good Year (for the Roses) received 1 vote w/e 26 June 2011

Jay King wrote "....Just returned from ten weeks in Crete. Little enthusiasim for getting back to classes until I downloaded your dance complete with music. I put track on and loved it. The dance fits beautifully and I am looking forward to my first class on Monday and teaching A Good Year (for the roses). Thank you so much and keep them coming..." e-mail 18 June 2011

Marilyn Clapham - Thank you for such a lovely dance, my class so enjoyed it, the music is lovely too!- Linedancer on-line Reviews 20/05/2011

BWDA magazine - Members reviews - A GOOD YEAR (for the roses) - a nice easy listening track which many will remember. I would class the dance as the higher end of improver level. 64 counts but some sections are repeated so it does not feel so long. A good dance for warming up or cooling down or one to throw in between the harder ones to give your brain a rest. We had a singalong with it as many knew the words from way back. - BWDA magazine June 2011

Marilyn Clapham wrote about A GOOD YEAR (for the roses)...."If this is not a hit I will eat my hat!! The music is beautiful and there hasn't been such a flowing good dance for ages like this. My class will love it. I do. Thank you Marilyn x :-) " - email 12 May 2011

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