The Waltz, as we know it with the close hold, emerged in the UK around 1812.
Modern Ballroom Dancing has both Slow Waltz and Viennese,
Viennese waltz is the more uptempo of the two.
The Slow Waltz (known sometimes as the English Waltz) was introduced in the early 1920's.
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