Dance The Devil's Elbow 1634

See also: The Devil's Elbow (3/4L, Mill 8 SCD)

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

Devised by
J Trevor Stephenson
Intensity
800/888/888/844 = 75% (1 turn), 56% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Hands across - 3 (HX;3P;)
  • Petronella - half (8 bars) (PET;HALF;)
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
  • Note: Due to limitations in the underlying data, the relative order of formations in this list may be different from the order of formations in the actual dance.
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
This dance was originally entitled ...

This dance was originally entitled "The Whirligig ". To avoid confusion with an existing dance of the same name, it has been retitled. The original version used in its own locallity had a different bars 25-32.

The Devil's Elbow 3/4L · R32

1–
1c set, turn RH ; cast off 1pl (2c up), turn ¾ LH, ready for
9–
Teapots R (1M+2c & 1W+3c RHA) ; Snake Pass: 1M followed by 2W+2M pass Lsh to 1W followed by 3M+3W to (3,1 in middle,2)
17–
Teapots L (3c+1W & 1M+2c LHA) ; Rsh Snake Pass to (2,1x,3)
25–
All set | 1c petronella (M up, W down) into facing lines across ; all set, 1c petronella (2,1,3)

The Devil's Elbow 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s set & turn RH, cast 1 place & 3/4 turn LH
9-16
1s dance the Snake: 1s dance RH across (1M with 2s & 1L with 3s), 1M followed by 2s & 1L by 3s cross diagonally passing LSh to change ends & loop round to left ready for…
17-24
1s dance the Snake again: 1s dance LH across (1L with 3s & 1M with 2s), 1L followed by 3s & 1M by 2s cross diagonally passing RSh to change ends & loop round to right into places (1s on opp sides)
25-32
2s+1s+3s set & 1s Petronella turn into lines across, set in lines across & 1s Petronella turn to 2nd place own sides

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Leicester Caledonian - 3 Dec 2018 2018-12-03 Margaret Spence Oct. 24, 2018, 2:44 p.m.
Leicester Caledonian - 26 Nov 2018 2018-11-26 Margaret Spence Oct. 24, 2018, 2:40 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 23.04.2015 2015-04-23 Zoltán Gräff April 23, 2015, 10:36 p.m.
Bedford SDG 2015-11-08 Supper Dance 2015-11-08 Keith Rose Oct. 24, 2015, 5:14 p.m.
Leicester Caledonian - 7 Jan 2019 2019-01-07 Margaret Spence Jan. 1, 2019, 12:30 p.m.
HHK 2018-03-05 Chris Ronald March 3, 2018, 2:31 a.m.
W&Dancing Holidays Sidmouth. Wednesday 16/10/19 2019-10-16 alan poh Oct. 12, 2019, 2:12 p.m.
Silver Cross New Peter Dixon July 24, 2017, 5:46 p.m.
Leicester Caledonian Christmas Party - 10 Dec 2018 2018-12-10 Margaret Spence Dec. 10, 2018, 7:24 p.m.
New York Branch 180726 Sue Ronald July 23, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
Freiburg_Hausball_20170628 2017-06-28 Kirsten Steinbach May 7, 2017, 10:41 a.m.
Headington Hogmanay Dance 2015 2015-12-31 Sandra McLevy Dec. 6, 2017, 6:56 p.m.
18 07 29 Brighton and Hove at Angmering 2018-07-29 Chris Pratt May 13, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
Craigiebuckler - St. Andrews Celebration - Saturday 25th November 2017-11-25 Brian Anderson Nov. 9, 2017, 11:38 p.m.
Leicester Caledonian New Year Dance - 2019 2019-01-12 Margaret Spence Oct. 23, 2018, 10:38 a.m.
Harrogate 2015 2015-03-09 Truus de Ceuster Feb. 18, 2015, 7:26 p.m.

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