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A popular ballroom dance dating back to the late 18th century. It was usually danced as the finale to a ball and featured a leading couple, with a continual changing of partners throughout. It is danced in the second act of Tchaikovsky's opera Eugene Onegin.

Subjects: Music — Dance.


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