(Ger.) : A slow Austrian dance, a peasant-ish waltz.
an Austrian or Bavarian dance in triple time, a precursor of the waltz. There are examples by Beethoven and Schubert.
music in triple time for dancing the landler
a moderately slow Austrian country dance in triple time; involves spinning and clapping
Alpine dance like a slow waltz
(ger.) - A dance in 3/4 or 3/8 time and lively and graceful character. Popular among Styrian peasants. [back
The Ländler is an Austrian country dance in a slow triple metre, a precursor of the waltz.