American Smooth dances can be improvised or performed with a set routine.

Dances

  • Waltz
  • Tango
  • Foxtrot
  • Vienese Waltz

Tempo

American Smooth Tempi approved by the NDCA
Style Beats
per
Meas.
Bronze All Others
MPM BPM MPM BPM
Waltz 3 30-32 (120-128) 28-30 (84-90)
Tango 4 30-32 (120-128) 30 (120)
Foxtrot 4 32-34 (128-136) 30 (120)
Viennese Waltz 4 54 (162) 54 (162)