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2 edition of concise history of ballet.. found in the catalog.

concise history of ballet..

Fernando Reyna

concise history of ballet..

by Fernando Reyna

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English


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Pagination255p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20303748M

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Reyna. A Concise History of Ballet [Reyna, F.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Concise History of Ballet. This is a good book offering the background of Ballet and Modern dance.

It was nice to have one place to go for both, and it offers a much more extensive history than most technique books that give one page or so to history. The Ballet section focuses on the art form as a theatrical art - not information proceeding this (fine with me)/5(15). Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Reyna, Ferdinando.

Concise history of ballet. London: Thames and Hudson, © (OCoLC)   Ballet & Modern Dance A Concise History by Jack Anderson available in Trade Paperback onalso read synopsis and reviews.

Now expanded and updated, this second edition of the original bestseller is an engaging. This is a good book offering the background of Ballet and Modern dance. It was nice to have one place to go for both, and it offers a much more extensive history than most technique books that give one page or so to history.

The Ballet section focuses on the art form as a theatrical art - not information proceeding this (fine with me)/5(16). This production was the first ballet de cour, the ancestor of the modern ballet, which influenced the English court masque, a 16th-century entertainment with dance interludes.

The first treatise on ballet dancing was the Orchésographie of Thoinot Arbeau (). This new book is the first English edition of his provocative and influential writings, provides a striking look at life inside the world of Russian ballet at a crucial time in its history.

Stanley J. Rabinowitz has selected and translated 40 of Volynsky's articles. This is a good book offering the background of Ballet and Modern dance. It was nice to have one place to go for both, and it offers a much more extensive history than most technique books that give one page or so to history.

The Ballet section focuses on the art form as a theatrical art - not information proceeding this (fine with me)/5(19). A history meant to be read with a highlighter in hand. The author, a dance critic for The New York Times, tosses a few tidbits to balletomanes, but gears his text to readers with little or no previous knowledge of dance.

He avoids technical terms, carefully defining even ""arabesque"" and ""pointe work,"" and places each development in cultural context.

Anderson divides his overview into A Concise History of Ballet. Second Edition. New York, Grosset and Dunlap, 15cm x cm. pages. gravure illustrations, 16 in full colour. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket in protective collector's mylar.

Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. From the collection of Margot Fonteyn - photographer and artist Author: Ferdinando [Fonteyn, Margot - Her personal copy] Reyna.

Ballet and Modern Dance book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Start by marking “Ballet and Modern Dance: A Concise History” as Want to Read: Brief but good overview of ballet and modern history.

I particularly like the inclusion of excerpts from primary sources after each chapter. flag Like see review/5. Princeton Book Company, - Ballet - pages. 0 Reviews. Meets the needs of both students and inquisitive dancegoers through a narrative focused on the development of Western theatrical dance--specifically ballet and modern dance--since the Renaissance, incorporating the most recent scholarship.

Ballet & Modern Dance: A Concise History. Here is a refreshing and informative look at the entire range of Western dance through the well-schooled eye of The New York Times dance critic Jack Anderson.

Now expanded and updated, this second edition of the original bestseller is an engaging interpretation of dance history -from the Ancient Greeks and European royal courts to the rise of 'American' ballet and the explosion of modern dance.

Get this from a library. Ballet & modern dance: a concise history. [Jack Anderson] -- Traces the history of dance from the ancient world to the present and discusses the contributions of.

This book is great. It is really interesting and truly tells a concise history of ballet and modern dance. At the end of each chapter, there are other readings from history and other documents that relate to the facts in the chapters.

A must have for any dance enthusiast/5(19). Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Reyna, Ferdinando. Concise history of ballet. New York, Grosset & Dunlap [] (OCoLC) Concise History of Ballet by Reyna, f and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Ballet and Modern Dance meets the needs of both students and inquisitive dance goers through a narrative focused on the development of Western theatrical dance from the Renaissance to the first decades of the 21st century, incorporating the most recent scholarship and projecting trends.

The text is illuminated by excerpts from primary sources and embellished by 65 photos. Ballet & modern dance: a concise history by Anderson, Jack, Publication date Topics Ballet, Danza moderna, Danza Publisher Haghtstown, NJ: A Dance Horizons Book: Princeton Book Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; toronto Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English Pages: Ballet is a formalized form of dance with its origins in the Italian Renaissance courts of 15th and 16th centuries.

Ballet spread from Italy to France with the help of Catherine de' Medici, where ballet developed even further under her aristocratic influence. An early example of Catherine's development of ballet is through 'Le Paradis d' Amour', a piece of work presented at her daughter's wedding, Marguerite de .Get this from a library!

Ballet & modern dance: a concise history. [Jack Anderson] -- The development of ballet and modern dance since the Renaissance, including biographical profiles.