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Balanchine and the Lost MuseRevolution and the Making of a Choreographer

Balanchine and the Lost Muse: Revolution and the Making of a Choreographer

Elizabeth Kendall

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199959341
eISBN:
9780199346028
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199959341.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance, History, Western

This book is a dual biography of the early lives of two key figures in Russian ballet: famed choreographer George Balanchine and his close childhood friend and extraordinary ballerina Liidia ... More

Dance as TextIdeologies of the Baroque Body

Dance as Text: Ideologies of the Baroque Body

Mark Franko

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199794010
eISBN:
9780190241186
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794010.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance, History, Western

This book presents a historical and theoretical examination of French baroque court ballet from approximately 1573 until 1670. Spanning the late Renaissance and the Baroque, this book brings ... More

Performing AntiquityAncient Greek Music and Dance from Paris to Delphi, 1890-1930

Performing Antiquity: Ancient Greek Music and Dance from Paris to Delphi, 1890-1930

Samuel N. Dorf

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190612092
eISBN:
9780190612122
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190612092.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance, History, Western

Performing Antiquity investigates collaboration between French and American scholars of Greek antiquity (archaeologists, philologists, classicists, and musicologists) and the performing artists ... More

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