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The Victor book of ballets and ballet music

Author: Robert Lawrence; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1950.
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Lawrence, Robert, 1912-1981.
Victor book of ballets and ballet music.
New York : Simon and Schuster, 1950
(OCoLC)657303012
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Lawrence; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 556573
Description: xviii, 531 pages : illustrations, portraits, music ; 24 cm
Contents: Ballet perspectives --
In the beginning --
Early developments --
The entrance of virtuosity --
Toward an expressive medium --
The reforms of Noverre --
Masters of Italian dance --
The Romantic ballet --
Changing values --
Ballet in opera --
Toward a freer operatic dance --
The birth of Russian ballet --
The reign of Petipa --
Fokine and the Diaghilev Era --
Early theatrical dance in America --
Ballet revival --
Léonide Massine --
George Balanchine --
The work of ballet theatre --
Antony Tudor --
Jerome Robbins --
Loring and de Mille --
Ballet in musical comedy --
Outside the Danse d'École --
The stories of the ballets --
Adélaïde, ou La Langage des Fleurs --
Aleko --
El amor Brujo --
Apollon Musagète --
Appalachian spring --
L'Après-Midi d'un Faune (The afternoon of a faun) --
Bacchanale --
Le Baiser de la Fée (The fairy's kiss) --
Ballet imperial --
Le Beau Danube --
Billy the Kid --
Bluebeard --
Bogatyri --
Bolero --
Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme --
La Boutique Fantasque --
Capriccio Espagnol --
Le Carnaval --
Les Cent Baisers --
Chopin Concerto --
Chorearteum --
Chout (Buffoon) --
Cinderella --
Cirque de Deux --
Concerto Barocco --
Contes Russes --
Coppélia, or the girl with enamel eyes --
Le Coq d'Or (The golden cockerel) --
La Création du Monde --
The creatures of Prometheus --
Cydalise and the faun (Cydalise et le Chèvre-Pied) --
Danses Concertantes --
Daphnis et Chloé --
Dark elegies --
Dim lustre --
Don Juan --
L'Epreuve d'Amour (The proof of love) --
Façade --
Facsimile --
The fair at Sorochinsk --
Fall River legend --
Fancy free --
Les Femmes de Bonne Humeur (The good-humored ladies) --
Le Festin de L'Araignée (The spider's banquet) --
Filling station --
Francesca da Rimini --
Gaité Parisienne --
Gala performance --
Gayne --
Giselle, or the Wilis --
The golden age --
Graduation ball --
Graziana --
Helen of Troy --
L'Histoire d'un Soldat (A soldier's tale) --
H.P. --
The incredible flutist --
Interplay --
Iron foundry --
Jardin aus Lilas (Lilac garden) --
Jeux --
Jeux d'Enfants --
Labyrinth --
Mother Goose --
Mozartiana --
Namouna --
Les Noces (The Wedding) --
The nutcracker (Casse-Noisette) --
L'Oiseau de Feu (The firebird) --
On stage! --
Orpheus --
Paganini --
Parade --
Le Pas d'Acier (The march of steel) --
Pas de Quatre --
La Péri --
Peter and the wolf --
Les Petits Riens (As you like it) --
Petrouchka --
Pillar of fire --
Poker game (Jeu de Cartes) (Card party) --
Polovtsian dances from Prince Igor --
Les Présages --
The prodigal son --
The prospect before us --
Pulcinella --
Quelques fleurs --
Raymonda --
The red poppy --
Rodeo, or the courting at Burnt Ranch --
Romantic Age --
Romeo and Juliet (Prokofiev) --
Romeo and Juliet (Tudor) --
Le Rossignol (The nightingale) --
Rouge et noir --
Ruses d'Amour (Love's trickery) --
Russian soldier --
Le Sacre du Printemps (The rite of spring) --
St. Francis --
El Salon Mexico --
Scènes de Ballet --
Scheherazade --
The seasons (Les saisons) --
Serenade --
Seventh symphony --
Shadow of the wind --
Skyscrapers --
The Sleeping Beauty --
Le Spectre de la Rose --
Swan Lake (Le Lac des Cygnes) --
Les Sylphides) --
Sylvia, or the Nymph of Diana --
Symphonie concertante --
Symphonie Fantastique --
Symphony in C (La Palais de Cristal) --
Thamar --
Theme and variations --
The three-cornered hat (Le Tricorne) --
Le Tombeau de Couperin --
La Tragédie de Salomé --
The triumph of Neptune --
The Eulenspiegel --
Undertow --
La Valse --
Waltz Academy --
The wise virgins.
Responsibility: by Robert Lawrence.

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