Box Waltz

(Box Step Waltz, Waltz,
American Slow Waltz)



Description

This is the classic ballroom slow waltz, based on a simple box step.


Variations

Basics
» Turning Basic

Turns
» Outside Turn

Transitions
» Transition to and from Cross-Step Waltz

Music

Here are a few of our favorite Box Waltz tunes, arranged by tempo.



Related Dances

Cross-Step Waltz

All variations in Cross-Step Waltz can be adapted into Box Waltz, and vice versa, using the transitions above.


Box Fox and Rumba

All variations in Box Fox and Rumba can be adapted into Box Waltz, and vice versa.


Bluesy Waltz

When the music is bluesy, you can dance Bluesy Waltz, which includes Box Waltz as a variation.


© 2016 Nick Enge


If you or your community is interested in learning Box Waltz, .


For more, including descriptions of 25 different waltzes and hundreds of variations thereof, see Waltzing: A Manual for Dancing and Living a book by Richard Powers and Nick Enge.


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