2019 World Social Dance Day is to be Sunday, September 22, and the Dance of the Year is the Waltz or any dance in 3/4 time.
Examples of this charming dance (in alphabetical order) are American style Waltz, Bolero, Branle, Cajun Waltz, Canter rhythm, Courante, Contra Waltz, Country Western Waltz, Cross-step waltz, Cuban (or Tropical) Waltz, El vito, Fandango, Hesitation Waltz, International standard waltz, Kujawiak, Labajalavalss, Mazurka, Mexican vals, Minuet, Oberek, Passepied, Peruvian waltz, Piva, Polonaise, Polska, Redowa, Ritournelle, Sarabande, Scandinavian Waltz, Tango vals, Tourdion, Treble jig, Tsamiko, Valse à deux temps, Valse Musette, Venezuelan waltz, Viennese waltz, Walking Boston.
Did you know? that the history of waltz dances dates back as far as the 1500s?
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Is there a curious waltz-fact you’d like everyone to know?
Can you think of any other dances in 3/4?
The picture depicts Viennese Waltz.