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Waltzing: A Manual for Dancing and Living

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In the 85 chapters of this guidebook, you will find many ideas about waltzing, dancing, and living. Dance descriptions and tips to improve your dancing are accompanied by down-to-earth ways to find greater fulfillment in your dancing and in your life.

25 different kinds of waltz are completely described, including: cross-step waltz, Viennese waltz, box step waltz, rotary wa
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Paperback, 268 pages
Published 2013 by Redowa Press
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I'm so happy Richard wrote this book. It's a beautiful exposition of everything I loved about learning to dance from him, and about dancing in general, and the waltz in particular. It ranges from instructional and practical to romantic and spiritual in exactly the expansive, joyful way that a book about social dancing should. Every dancer should read this.
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Richard Powers is an expert in American social dance, noted for his choreographies for dozens of stage productions and films, and his workshops in Paris, Rome, Prague, London, Venice, Geneva, St. Petersburg and Tokyo as well as across the U.S. and Canada. He has been researching and reconstructing historic social dances for twenty-five years and is currently a full-time instructor at Stanford Univ ...more
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