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Dance The Drunken Sailor 12983

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Edwin Werner (2003)
Intensity
800/888/800/822 = 70% (1 turn), 41% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Recommended Music
Extra Info
Edwin Werner revised this dance in 2011, changing the “Figures of Eight” in bars [17–24] into reels of three across …

Edwin Werner revised this dance in 2011, changing the “Figures of Eight” in bars [17–24] into reels of three across with the end couple. However, this variant has now (jan 2018) been withdrawn, and removed from SCDDB; only this original version remains.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClip
Drunken Sailor The Music Makars Catch the Wind CD 12 R32 84:25 33.1
The Drunken Sailor 3/4L · R32
1–
1c set | cross RH ; cast (2c up) | set advancing into BtoB facing opposite side
9–
DTr, finish as at start
17–
1c Fig8 across round end couple, start Rsh to 1cnr. at end pass Rsh to face 3cnr
25–
SetH&G , turning LH ¾ to finish (2,1,3)
The Drunken Sailor 3/4L · R32
1-8
1s set & cross RH, cast 1 place & set advancing & turn about to face opposite sides (2s step up 5-6)
9-16
1s dance Double Triangles & end facing opposite sides (as at bar 9)
17-24
1s dance Figs 8, 1L round 2s, 1M round 3s passing 1st corner RSh to start. 1s end passing RSh to face 3rd corner
25-32
1s dance 6 bars of ‘Hello-Goodbye’ setting & on bars 31-32 turn 3/4 LH to 2nd place own side

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Added on: 2012-09-09 (Truus de Ceuster)
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"The Drunken Sailor" is a 32 bar reel …

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Quality: Animation

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IdSubjectDateSubmitterAssigned toPriorityDisposition
1222 The "original" and "adapted" versions are now two distinct dances. Aug. 25, 2017, 4:16 p.m. Eric Ferguson Viktor Lehmann Normal Fixed
1286 Wrong diagram for Dance 12983 The Drunken Sailor (original) Nov. 10, 2017, 10:15 a.m. Heinz Bender Keith Rose Normal Fixed