The English Waltz is danced in 3/4, with a smooth, gliding motion. It developed from an Austrian folk dance, and the name is derived from the Old German "walzen", meaning "to roll, turn or glide".
Tempo: 28-30 measures per minute
Taught in: Beginner, Novice, Intermediate
Competed (university circuit): All levels
Open Waltz Demonstration
Restricted Step Waltz Demonstration