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Bournonville, August 1805-1879

Overview
Works: 739 works in 1,479 publications in 7 languages and 6,099 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Nonfiction films  Educational films  History  Televised ballets  Records and correspondence  Internet videos  Drama  Documentary films  Filmed ballets 
Roles: Author, Choreographer, Dancer, Other, Librettist, Honoree, Performer, Creator, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Composer
Classifications: GV1785.B64, 792.80924
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La sylphide music for the Bournonville ballet by Herman Severin Løvenskiold( )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napoli ballet in three acts by Edvard Helsted( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The dramatic tradition of the remarkable, August Bournonville, is the keystone of the continuing excellence of the Royal Danish Ballet, and Napoli is his happiest masterpiece. Persuaded by his friend Hans Christian Andersen to travel to Italy, Bournonville was inspired by his stay in Naples to create this romantic ballet, which tells the story of the young fisherman Gennaro and his beloved Teresina."--Container
Bournonville ballet technique : fifty enchaînements by Vivi Flindt( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty school exercises originally notated in 1893 by Bournonville's successor, Hans Beck
La Sylphide ballet in two acts by Jean-Madeleine Schneitzhoeffer( Visual )

20 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soon-to-be married, young Scottish farmer falls in love with a woodland sylph. He follows her only to lose both her and his bride-to-be
The Flower festival in Genzano : pas de deux( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert de Diable : the ballet of the nuns by Ann Hutchinson Guest( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art of the classical pas de deux : as performed live at the Los Angeles International Ballet Festival( Visual )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous dance duets from various classical ballets, interspersed with introductory remarks by John Clifford
Bournonville ballet technique( )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kirov Ballet : "classic ballet night"( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kirov Ballet performs a set of ballet highlights
The Bournonville heritage : a choreographic record, 1829-1875 : piano scores( )

1 edition published in 1991 and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudolf Nureyev, Erik Bruhn : their complete Bell Telephone hour performances (1961-1967)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live telecast of excerpts from various ballets, featuring early performances by Rudolf Nureyev and Erik Bruhn
Salut for Bournonville i 100-året for hans død( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in Danish and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valkyrien : complete ballet by J. P. E Hartmann( Recording )

8 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Etudes chorégraphiques by August Bournonville( Book )

16 editions published between 1861 and 1983 in 4 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this essay, which was written toward the end of his career, Bournonville succinctly states his method of teaching ballet and includes a series of exercises"--Bookdealer's description
Footnotes-- the classics of ballet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shedding new light on the classics by examining them from the point of view of some of the greatest ballet stars from around the world, this video features selected performance clips and interviews
Footnotes-- the classics of ballet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancer Frank Augustyn examines two classic ballets, Swan Lake and La Sylphide, through interviews with dancers and dance critics. Includes performance footage
My theatre life by August Bournonville( Book )

6 editions published between 1848 and 1979 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footnotes-- the classics of ballet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pas de deux by Norman McLaren( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the 1984 International Ballet Festival hosted by the Los Angeles Ballet, 14 renowned ballet stars from 8 countries dance along with the Los Angeles Ballet, performing the major pas de deux from the international ballet repertoire
Thrymskviden Ballet i 4 akter by J. P. E Hartmann( )

12 editions published between 1890 and 1891 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Robert de Diable : the ballet of the nuns
Alternative Names
August Bournonville dänischer Tänzer und Choreograf

August Bournonville Danish ballet master and choreographer

August Bournonville danzatore e coreografo danese

August Bournonville n/a uit Denemarken (1805-1879)

Auguste Bournonville

Augustus Bournonville

Bournonville, Antoine Auguste 1805-1879

Bournonville, Anton August 1805-1879

Bournonville, August

Bournonville Auguste 1805-1879

Август Брононвил

Август Бурнонвиль

オーギュスト・ブルノンヴィル

Languages
English (94)

Danish (30)

French (10)

Spanish (1)

German (1)

Italian (1)

Russian (1)

Covers
The Bournonville tradition : the first fifty years, 1829-1879My dearly beloved wife! : Letters from France and Italy, 1841Bournonville and ballet technique; studies and comments on August Bournonville's Études chorégraphiques