Dance The Inimitable Derek 9836

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
Roy Goldring (2005)
Intensity
880 888 822 844 = 70% (1 turn), 53% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
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The Inimitable Derek 3/4L · R32

1–
1W+2W & 1M+2M turn 1¼ EH, 1c starting inwards, into line across with 1c BtB in the middle | 1c+2c set ; turn with the other hand ¾ (1c starts up) to (2,1,3), 2c facing out
9–
Opposing Reels3 on the sides, 1c start to the R (1M Rsh to 3M, 1W Rsh to 2W), on [13-14] 1c cross to »2cnr position, on [15-16] 1c turn 2cnr persons (2W and 3M) RH into 2diagonal line
17–
1c+2cnrs BiL | 1c turn LH to join 1cnr with RH ; BiL | 1c turn LH to finish side by side in the centre, 1W facing up, 1M down
25–
1W+2W+3W & 1M+2M+3M RHA ; 1M+1W dance out the end and cast R into (2,1,3)

The Inimitable Derek 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s+2s turn 1.1/4 times on sides (Ladies LH, Men RH) to end in line across 1s BtoB, 1s+2s set, Ladies 3/4 turn RH while Men turn 3/4 LH. 2 1 3
9-16
1s dance 1/2 reels of 3 on sides (1L in & up, 1M in & down), 2s+3s continue reel while 1s cross to join other reel (1L crosses down to 3rd place Men's side while 1M crosses up to 1st place Ladies side) & 1s turn 3M/2L to end in a diagonal line between 2nd corners
17-24
1s Bal-in-Line with 2nd corners, 1s turn LH & Bal-in-Line with 1st corners, 1s turn LH to…
25-32
1s dance RH across on sides (1L with 2L+3L, 1M with 2M+3M), 1L dances up & casts to 2nd pl own side while 1M dances down & casts up to 2nd pl

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Added on: Sept. 9, 2012, 10 p.m.
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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Oct. 16, 2012, 3:34 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Andrew Nolan
Added on: Feb. 13, 2017, 12:22 a.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Feb. 12, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
Quality: Good

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Martina Mueller-Franz
Added on: Oct. 28, 2013, 1:52 p.m.
Quality: Reasonable

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh 25/02/2017 Graeme Munro 2017-02-25 Daniel Hintermann Feb. 20, 2017, 12:15 p.m.
Saturday 26th November Raphaelle orgeret Sept. 13, 2016, 6:19 p.m.
Newcastle 2017 Raphaelle orgeret Nov. 11, 2016, 10:32 a.m.
Newark 2017-03-28 End of Term 2017-03-28 John Aitken March 22, 2017, 4:03 p.m.
San Diego Spring Ball 2017 2017-05-06 Ward Fleri March 12, 2017, 11:01 p.m.
RSCDS Stirling with Jim Lindsay 2016-05-28 May 25, 2016, 11:53 p.m.
Castle Club with D Cunningham 2017-03-18 Jan. 23, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
140329 Duisburg Kloster Dance 2014 2014-03-29 Martina Mueller-Franz Feb. 17, 2014, 10:41 a.m.
Scone with Jim Lindsay 2015-08-25 Aug. 24, 2015, 11:24 a.m.
15 05 09 Norwich RSCDS 2015-05-09 Chris Pratt Feb. 27, 2015, 8:01 p.m.
Münster Christmas Ball 2007 2007-12-22 Edwin Werner Sept. 30, 2016, 10:16 a.m.
Toronto Monthly Dance 2013.04.13 2013-04-13 Hung-Yip Tang March 18, 2013, 11:28 p.m.
Essex Caledonian Ball 2017 2017-04-01 David Ambrose Nov. 25, 2016, 12:37 p.m.
Eastbourne and Grange-over-Sands 2013 Truus de Ceuster Nov. 3, 2013, 9:44 p.m.
Pitlochry with C Dewar 2016-08-27 Aug. 27, 2016, 1:25 p.m.
16 07 16 Moulsecoomb 2016-07-16 Chris Pratt April 16, 2016, 5:48 p.m.
Torquay 2014 Truus de Ceuster Feb. 18, 2014, 7:07 p.m.

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