Imported • Black
16.1 Hand • Oldenburg Stallion
Donnerhall x Grundstein II x Aktuell
Fee: $1,500 Breeding Contract
Sired by Donnerhall, who combined a sports career at Grand Prix level ridden by Karin Rehbein with a remarkable breeding performance, including more than 40 approved sons, which has made him one of the great dressage sires of this century.
Danse Diabolique also has a highly interesting dam line Grundstein II- Aktuell. Grundstein II is sired by Graphit. Graphit is considered in retrospect probably the best Grande son. Grundstein II himself is known for passing on sport talents for dressage as well as jumping and his offspring has competed at both the WEG and the Olympics.
Danse Diabolique Pedigree
Danse Diabolique is a modern type stallion, with correct conformation, elegant with a lovely head and neck. Pictures truly do not capture this stallion’s beauty. Danse Diabolique has a good temperament and is a lovely mover with three very nice gaits.
Grundstein II is also now showing up in the dam line of many successful sport horses as well as very successful breeding stallions. Grundstein II’s dam Sissi is a daughter of the Sermon I, the blood of the great Hanoverian stallion line Springpferdevererbers and founder leads Senator. Sissi is dam of GOTENFRAU who producced the stallion Ramiro As (Ramiro Z).Sissi’s dam St.Pr.St.Gotengold was probably one of the best daughters of the legendary Gotthard.Aktuell who is by Absatz, the most influential son of the foundation sire Abglanz, a Trakehner who influenced Hannover’s horses profoundly. Absatz sired such stallions as Argentan I, Akzent I and II, Admiral I and II, in addition to Aktuell. Aktuell sired 12 approved sons.
Danse has also demonstrated a very nice jump, and jumps in very nice form. Danse is a very nice choice for mare owner looking to breed a dressage or hunter prospect. Danse Diabolique absolved his 70 days test in 2002 at Neustadt Dosse and has completed all requirements for full approval. Since importation to the US he has competed successfully in Hunter classes.
Danse Diabolique has an impressive number of premium foals on the ground. He is consistent in producing his classic body type, stunning face, movements and calm temperament.