Handel with Care is an English Country Dance. It was devised by Gary Roodman (website) in 1992 and published in Additional Calculated Figures. It is a Facing Couples dance. There is no progression in this dance. It is a USA dance. The dance lasts 72 bars. It is in the key: D major.
The tune is Bouree from G. F. Handel's Water Music Suite No. 2 in D, and was performed by the Academy of St. Martins in the Fields.
The animation plays at 111 counts per minute. Men are drawn as rectangles, women as ellipses. Each couple is drawn in its own color.
The dance contains the following figures: USA, turn single, circle, cast, hey, circular hey, bend the line, siding, arming (and probably others).
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The dance is copyright © 1992 by Gary Roodman. My visualization of this dance is copyright © 2020 by George W. Williams V and is released under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
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