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Want to know where some of the dances in Strictly Come Dancing come from? Take a look at our guide to dance in classical music, featuring historical dances all the way up to today.
Another dance with roots in the Baroque era, the Hornpipe is best-known nowadays for its lively incarnation in Henry Wood's Fantasia on British Sea Songs. The dance itself incorporates lots of nautical moves, including holding the hand to the forehead as if looking out to sea. Probably won't be on the next series of Strictly.
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