Dance Durisdeer 7696

Strathspey · 32 bars · 4 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2413)

Devised by
Anne N MacKenzie
Intensity
8008 8888 8888 8008 = 75% (1 turn), 75% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Arches (ARCHES)
  • Hands round - 4 (HR;4P;)
  • Reel of four - diagonal (REEL;DIAG;R4;)
  • Note: Due to limitations in the underlying data, the relative order of formations in this list may be different from the order of formations in the actual dance.
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music
NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
Durrisdear Frank Thomson and his Scottish Dance Band An Aberdeen Collection CD 6 S32 44:19 64.8 [S] Durisdeer/Mary of Argyle/Mary Morison

Durisdeer 4/4L · S32

1–
1c+4c set | dance to middle (2c+3c step to end) ; 1c+4c Circle4 L, finish (swivel R) BtoB in the centre facing the person in his/her starting position (2,1,4,3)
9–
All set | change places RH ; Intersecting ½ Diag Reels4 (to 4x,3x,2x,1x), with 3c+2c in the middle facing diag out
17–
Repeat from new places (2,1,4,3)
25–
1c+4c dance out between 2c & 3c, cast round them and meet ; 1c dances under arch by 4c, 1c dance between 3c and 4c between 2c, and cast round that couple to (2,4,1,3)

Durisdeer 4/4L · S32

1-8
1s & 4s set, dance up/down centre while 2s & 3s step up/down, 1s+4s circle 4H round & end facing corners
9-16
All set, change places with corners RH & dance 1/2 double diagonal reel of 4 (give LH in centre), 2s & 3s (middle couples) end facing corners
17-24
All set, change places with corners RH & dance 1/2 double diagonal reel of 4
25-32
1s & 4s dance out ends & cast to meet in centre, 1s dance under 4s arch & both couples dance out other end & cast to end 2 4 1 3
NameDateOwnerLast changed
East Angus Annual Dance Montrose 2019-05-17 Elizabeth Neill Jan. 16, 2019, 8:05 p.m.
Harrogate 2015 2015-03-09 Truus de Ceuster Feb. 18, 2015, 7:26 p.m.

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