Folk Dance Descriptions

By Richard Dureé


The following are dance descriptions from the collection of Richard Dureé. Richard either researched the descriptions himself, choreographed the dance, or adapted a dance to his liking. There are also descriptions for which notations did not exist or he could not find at the time he was teaching the dance.

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Dance Terminology
(A list of the terms used in Richard Dureé's dance descriptions.)

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  Ruth and Richard Duree, 2009

Ruth and Richard Dureé


To the top!   B

Bouquet Quadrille   (American)


To the top!   C

Circle Contra   (American)

Contradanza   (American)


To the top!   D

Dreistreirer   (German)


To the top!   H

"Hey" Contra   (American)

Horehronsky Čardáš   (Slovakian)


To the top!   J

Jabadao   (French)

Jota de Badajoz   (Spanish)


To the top!   L

La Cachucha   (American)

Louky   (Bohemian)


To the top!   M

Maxixe   (American)

Mazurka   (Bohemian)

Mühlradl (Cues)   (German)


To the top!   N

Náchod   (Chech)

Neues Muehlrad   (German)


To the top!   O

Ovčepolska Potrčulka   (Macedonian)


To the top!   P

Pant Corlan yr Wyn   (Welsh)


To the top!   R

Rŭka (for Men)   (Bulgarian)