Dance Drumelzier 1758

Strathspey · 32 bars · 4 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2341)

Devised by
Christopher Blair
Intensity
8888 8888 4444 8888 = 87% (1 turn), 87% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
Drumelzier (pronounced Drum-ell-yer) is a ...

Drumelzier (pronounced Drum-ell-yer) is a small village in Peeblesshire and the reputed burial place of Merlin the Wiz.ard of Arthurian Legend.

Confusion seems to arise over the correct spelling of the name of the village as some signposts show Drummelzier but here the more common version has been used.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
Drumelzier The Tain Band Swing Your Partners MC 3 S32 44:05 61.2 [S] Drumelzier/Mrs Garden of Troup/Master Francis Sitwell/Niel Gow's Second Wife
Drumelzier The Tain Band Highlander Music Old Masters Volume 2 CD 11 S32 44:05 61.2 [S] Drumelzier/Mrs Garden of Troup/Master Francis Sitwell/Niel Gow's Second Wife
Drumelzier The Craigellachie Band After the Chord CD+ 9 S32 44:15 63.8 [S] Drumelzier/Miss Ann Rutherford/The Inchgarth Strathspey/Miss Diane Milne
Drumelzier The Colin Dewar Quartet Special Requests Volume 2 CD+ 2 S32 44:15 63.8 [S] Drumelzier/Lynsey Dewar's Strathspey/Stewart and Chris Adam/John Robertson
Drumelzier Alex Macarthur & His Scottish Dance Band The Biggar and Better Sound of Alex MacArthur MC 10 S32 40:00 0.0
Drumelzier Bobby Crowe and his Scottish Dance Band Dance to Bobby Crowe's Band CD+ 11 S32 22:03 61.5 Drumelzier/The Lass o' Corrie Mill
Drumelzier Bobby Crowe and his Scottish Dance Band Let's Go Scottish Country Dancing Vol 4 CD 10 S32 22:03 61.5 Drumelzier/The Lass o' Corrie Mill
Drumelzier Robert Whitehead & the Danelaw Band A Taste of Andrew Rankine LP+ 10 S32 40:00 0.0 Drumelzier/The Lass o' Corrie Mill/The Kail Pot
Drumelzier Robert Whitehead & the Danelaw Band Come Scottish Country Dancing with Robert Whitehead (2) LP 3 S32 40:00 0.0 Drumelzier/The Lass o' Corrie Mill/The Kail Pot
Drumelzier Jimmy Shand and his Band Jigtime LP 5 S32 40:00 0.0 Drumelzier/Glen Nevis Barn Dance/Mrs Jessie Blair's Strathspey
Drumelzier Andrew Imbrie/Susan Worland/Michael R Bentley The March Hare CD 10 S32 44:13 63.2 [S] Drumelzier/The Forres Country Dancers/Tae Gar Ye Loup
Drumelzier The Deirdre Adamson Quartet The Road to Forfar CD 9 S32 44:10 62.5 Drumelzier/Kinlochmore/The Mill o' Tiftie's Annie/Shennachie
Drumelzier Ian Cruickshanks and his Band Nice to See You Again CD 3 S32 44:08 62.0 Drumelzier/Bill Ewan's Strathspey/Johnny Murray's Rant/John Robertson
Drumelzier Iain MacPhail and Friends Reflecting on Rankine CD 15 S32 43:53 58.2 Drumelzier/Donald Blue/McGinty's Meal and Ale/The Conversazione

Drumelzier 4/4L · S32

1–
All 4 couples cross over RH | 1c+2c & 3c+4c ½ RHA ; repeat LH (1,2,3,4)
9–
All set | ½ circle8 L | all set keeping hands in circle, finish in square set
17–
4c+1c ½ R&L (up and down), to sidelines ; 3c+2c ½ R&L across (to 1,2,3,4, longwise set)
25–
All C turn RH ; 1c lead to 4pl while{4} 2c+3c+4c set and dance up one place on the side (2,3,4,1).

Drumelzier 4/4L · S32

1-8
All cross RH & dance 1/2 RH across (1s+2s & 3s+4s); all cross LH & dance 1/2 LH across back to place
9-16
All set, circle 8H round to left 1/2 way to end in square formation & retaining hands all set
17-24
1s & 4s dance 1/2 R&L (up/down set) back to original places, 2s & 3s dance 1/2 R&L (across) back to original places (now longways set again)
25-32
All turn partners RH, 1s dance down middle while 2s+3s+4s set & dance up 1 place

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Added on: Feb. 18, 2015, 7:24 p.m.
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Waltham weekly 2018-02-01 2018-02-01 John Aitken Feb. 12, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
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RSCDS Cheshire Nice and Easy - Sat 14 October 2017 2017-10-14 Christine Grove June 30, 2017, 8:09 p.m.
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