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    Dmitri Dmitrenk0 - The Birds

    When did Dmitrenko skate this Short Program? Where can I find it? Help!

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    Quote Originally Posted by YoenNL View Post
    When did Dmitrenko skate this Short Program? Where can I find it? Help!
    If I am correct in 1994

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    Quote Originally Posted by drfj View Post
    If I am correct in 1994
    That was the fly /birdcalls and percussion/

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    Good! But now... is there a video somewhere of it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by YoenNL View Post
    Good! But now... is there a video somewhere of it?
    I was not looking for a video
    you were asking about the year

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    In fact I am looking for the video. to use in a seminar

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    Is that the one where he had a parrot on his shoulder?

    ETA : if you give me the exact year, I can check in my collection; I have videos starting 1965 or something, lol.
    But I don't have his SP from 94, if that is the program.
    Last edited by Andrey aka Pushkin; 09-19-2010 at 09:07 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Andrey aka Pushkin View Post
    Is that the one where he had a parrot on his shoulder?

    ETA : if you give me the exact year, I can check in my collection; I have videos starting 1965 or something, lol.
    But I don't have his SP from 94, if that is the program.

    Dunno if it's s parrot... but it could well be 1994...

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    He was such a interesting skater. When I first saw video of him from 93 Euros he was classical and graceful. Then got really voidy, skating to his own music.
    When you are up to your arse in alligators it is difficult to remember you were only meant to be draining the swamp.

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    I wish he choreographed for more skaters.

    One of the most creative and voidy male skaters ever. Fantastic programs (and mad costumes ).

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    I miss him too!! his outfits were crazy, especially the Adam& Eve flesh coloured bodysuit, with flowers and snakes and everything... my favourite!! don't know if I can find a photo of it, I think it was 2001/2002 season...

    ETA try this link: http://closeyoureyes.koiwazurai.com/...wormensp1.html

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    Link to what should be the Birds programhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgE7_WmCkUU

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    OMG. That choreography is just insane! What a grrrreat find, wheeee!

    2:11 look at that footwork out of the double axel WOW!
    Last edited by immoimeme; 09-24-2010 at 11:26 AM.

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    sooooooo fab!!! LOVE him!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by plushenkofan View Post
    Link to what should be the Birds programhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgE7_WmCkUU
    That is awesome choreography!

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    Amazing program. Much of that program would hold up very well today - tons of transitions, interesting spins, complex circular steps - wonderful.
    "I miss footwork that has any kind of a discernible pattern. The goal of a step sequence should not be for a skater to show the same ice coverage as a Zamboni and take about as much time as an ice resurface. " ~ Zemgirl, reflecting on a pre-IJS straight line sequence

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    what is he up to these days ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by skatak View Post
    what is he up to these days ?
    I just searched for his name on youtube and found a bunch of videos of Ukrainian ice theatre, mostly from 2009.

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    That "Birds" SP is just AMAZING. <3

    Voids gallore!

    Dmitrenko coaches in Ukraine nowadays.

    He also choreographed some programs for a number of German ladies a while back.

    I wish more skaters would go to him for choreography instead of the cookie-cutter bores. He's so amazingly creative.

    Quote Originally Posted by immoimeme View Post
    2:11 look at that footwork out of the double axel WOW!
    Check this out:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gCUUdfT_CY0

    That's even more insane. And he's 11.

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    OMG, thank you so much for sharing. I don't think I can call any other male skater voidy for a long time. Moves and uses of blades that you just wouldn't think of. Simply genius. Did he do his own choreography when he was competing?

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