Ballet: From the First Plie to Mastery, An Eight-Year Course / Edition 1

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Overview

First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415942911
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 6/21/2002
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 903,892
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.41 (d)

Meet the Author

Anna Paskevska is Chair of the Dance Department at the Chicago Academy for Arts. She previously served on the faculties of Indiana University and the University of Louisville, Kentucky. She is the author of Both Sides of the Mirror: The Science and Art of Ballet.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgment vii
Dedication ix
Preface x
Part 1 Use and Benefits of Classical Training 1
Introduction to Ballet Technique 2
Fundamentals for the Ballet Teacher 6
Precepts of the Technique 10
Part 2 Lessons 27
First Year 28
Second Year 38
Third Year 50
Fourth Year 62
Fifth Year 78
Sixth Year 98
Seventh Year 120
Eighth Year 146
Conclusion 163
Glossary 164
Selected Bibliography 178
Selected Discography 179
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