Considered to be the oldest partner dance the Waltz the classic ballroom dance from Strauss to Disney to Country music the Waltz is the only dance you can do if the music is in 3/4 time: 1-2-3 1-2-3, you either learn the Waltz you you sit out! Famous the world over the Waltz comes in several flavors here at The Dance Shack, each with it’s own set of steps!
The American Waltz – Usually just called, “Waltz,” flowy and beautiful with the look of floating above the floor rising and falling, turning and moving with and away from your partner.
Viennese Waltz – Fast is the first word that comes to mind, you’ll see this one a lot in the movies. This dance is closer to it’s original incarnation.
Country Waltz – More linear and borrowing many steps from the Country-Western Two-Step, this dance is a favorite in Country-Western bars throughout the US!
If you have any suggestions for Waltz music, tell us, we’d love to include them!