Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet

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  • Author : Gail Grant
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Pages : 176 pages
  • ISBN : 0486132862
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 3 reviews
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Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet

Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet
  • Author : Gail Grant
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release : 01 January 1982
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Gail Grant's "Technical Manual" has long been one of the most popular and effective ballet reference guides. Completely revised and updated, this third edition is virtually a new work and should be owned by every student, teacher, choreographer, and ballet enthusiast - even those who purchased the second edition. Extensive revision, explansion and the inclusion of more than 300 new terms have added immeasurably the value of this concise, definitive manual.


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  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 17 July 2014
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Musicians who work professionally with ballet and dance companies sometimes wonder if they haven’t entered a foreign country—a place where the language and customs seem so utterly familiar and so bafflingly strange at the same. To someone without a dance background, phrases and terms--boy’s variation, pas d’action, apothéose—simply don’t fit their standard musical vocabulary. Even a familiar term like adagio means something quite different in the world of dance. Like any working professional,

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  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 25 February 2014
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 18 May 2006
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  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release : 01 November 2022
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