Complete stories of the great ballets

by George Balanchine

Publisher: Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Pages: 615 Downloads: 193
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  • Ballets -- Stories, plots, etc

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Francis Mason. Annotated selection of recordings by Jacques Fray; drawings by Marta Becket.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMT95 .B3
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 615 p.
Number of Pages615
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6152541M
LC Control Number54005364

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I love this book. It' about three inches thick and loaded with ballet stories, photographs, and really interesting details about the ballets. Each ballet is in alphabetical order, and has a paragraph explaining how many acts/scenes, who wrote the music and did the original choreography, where it was performed, who danced it etc.

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Find Balanchine's Complete Stories of the Great Ballets by George Balanchine and Francis Mason - COVID Update Ap Biblio is open and shipping :// Ballet stories are brought to life by the dancers on stage in a performance at the theatre. Together with the music and costumes, the traditional tales bring magic to the stage.

It is a great classic that is performed around the world. The classic ballets are set to magical myths and fairy tales. The stories are full of love, fantasy and When ballets began the stories did not necessarily relate to the music, dancing, costuming or scenery.

Gradually as we go through history these elements start to intertwine to create a complete theater experience.

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