Ballet Basics

Basic Principles Of Classical Ballet

Basic Principles Of Classical Ballet

Discusses all basic principles of ballet, grouping movement by fundamental types. Diagrams show clearly the exact foot, leg, arm, and body positions for the proper execution of many steps and movements. 118 illustrations.

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Genre : Performing Arts
Author : Agrippina Vaganova
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Release : 2012-04-18
Total Pages : 192 Pages
ISBN : 9780486121055


Basic Ballet

Basic Ballet

Illustrates the fundamental movements and positions of ballet, and defines many of the French terms that are associated with ballet.

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Genre : Music
Author : Joyce Mackie
Publisher : Penguin Books
Release : 1980-06-26
Total Pages : 144 Pages
ISBN : UCSC:32106006224437


Ballet 101

Ballet 101

Presents a look at the world of dance; an analysis of ballet movement, music, and history; a close-up look at popular ballets; and a host of performance tips.

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Genre : Performing Arts
Author : Robert Greskovic
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Release : 2005
Total Pages : 660 Pages
ISBN : 0879103256


Ballet Basics

Ballet Basics

Written for the adult beginner, Ballet Basics is a well-illustrated introduction to the fundamentals of ballet technique. The text also provides an overview of the history of ballet.

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Genre : Ballet
Author : Sandra Noll Hammond
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Release : 2000
Total Pages : 203 Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015048241759


Ballet

Ballet

First published in 2002. A step by step guide to ballet technique for the beginning dancer, perfect for dancers aged five to fifteen years old or for the adult beginner, this book is designed as a to compliment to a beginning student's ballet training. It opens with a brief description of the benefits of ballet training to young dancers and then introduces fundamentals and precepts of the technique. Clear photographs show exactly how to execute each movement. Then an eight-year course is presented taking the student from age 5 or 6 to teen years, outlining exactly what is to be taught and how it is to be performed. A glossary, bibliography and discography close the book. Young girls and boys are drawn to ballet training as a way of developing healthy musculature and bones, building an aesthetic awareness and enhancing body image. Paskevska believes that- when perfumed correctly- ballet can provide a life-time of artistic and physical pleasure. Shunning flashy technique, this book offers a solid grounding in the basics of ballet movement that will serve the student well, whether or not they continue training. Through her comprehensive examination of the how, why and when of performing basic ballet techniques. Paskevska offers a concise and easy-to-follow regimen for everyone. For ballet students, their parents and their teachers, this book is an invaluable first step toward enjoying dance and excelling as a dancer.

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Genre : Performing Arts
Author : Anna Paskevska
Publisher : Routledge
Release : 2013-01-11
Total Pages : 194 Pages
ISBN : 9781136612978


Ballet Basics

Ballet Basics

Written for the adult beginner, Ballet Basics is a well-illustrated introduction to the fundamentals of ballet technique. The text also provides an overview of the history of ballet and introduces students to the world of ballet.

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Genre : Ballet
Author : Sandra Noll Hammond
Publisher :
Release : 1974
Total Pages : 140 Pages
ISBN : 0874842581


Ballet For Dummies

Ballet For Dummies

Whether you want to participate in ballet or just watch it, the ballet experience can excite and inspire you. Ballet is among the most beautiful forms of expression ever devised: an exquisite mix of sight and sound, stunning, aesthetics, and awesome technique. Ballet For Dummies is for anyone who wants to enjoy all that the dance forms offers – as an onlooker who wants to get a leg up on the forms you're likely to see or as an exercise enthusiast who understands that the practice of ballet can help you gain: More strength Greater flexibility Better body alignment Confidence in movement Comfort through stress reduction Infinite grace – for life From covering the basics of classical ballet to sharing safe and sensible ways to try your hand (and toes) at moving through the actual dance steps, this expert reference shows you how to: Build your appreciation for ballet from the ground up. Choose the best practice space and equipment. Warm up to your leap into the movements. Locate musical options for each exercise. Look for certain lifts in a stage performance. Tell a story with gestures. Picture a day in the life of a professional ballet dancer. Identify best-loved classic and contemporary ballets. Speak the language of ballet. Today you can find a ballet company in almost every major city on earth. Many companies have their own ballet schools – some for training future professionals, and others for interested amateurs. As you fine-tune your classical ballet technique – or even if you just like to read about it – you'll become better equipped to fully appreciate the great choreography and many styles of the dance. Ballet For Dummies raises the curtain on a world of beauty, grace, poise, and possibility! Ballet For Dummies (9781119643104) was previously published as Ballet For Dummies (9780764525681). While this version features a new Dummies cover and design, the content is the same as the prior release and should not be considered a new or updated product.

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Genre : Performing Arts
Author : Scott Speck
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2019-11-14
Total Pages : 368 Pages
ISBN : 9781119643142


Ballet

Ballet

An introduction to ballet: the history, styles, and famous dancers and choreographers.

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Genre : Ballet
Author : Robin Rinaldi
Publisher : Infobase Publishing
Release : 2010
Total Pages : 120 Pages
ISBN : 9781438131894


Ballet

Ballet

The clear writing style, vivid analogies, and illustrations that show movement come alive are among many features that make Ballet: Beyond the Basics a proven, indispensible guide. The rich historical tradition of ballet is foundational to Hammonds approach to helping intermediate ballet studentsthose who are familiar with basic ballet terminology, understand correct body placement, and can easily perform elementary techniques expand their technical development and artistic growth. Although written to encourage students and teachers who deal with the most challenging phase of ballet training, experienced dancers seeking to refresh their knowledge and enhance their level of achievement can benefit from Hammonds reliable, timeless advice.

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Genre : Performing Arts
Author : Sandra Noll Hammond
Publisher : Waveland Press
Release : 2011-01-12
Total Pages : 154 Pages
ISBN : 9781478608912


Ballerina Body

Ballerina Body

The celebrated ballerina and role model shares the secrets of how to reshape your body and achieve a lean, strong physique and glowing health. Misty Copeland believes "There has been a shift in recent years in which women no longer desire the bare bones of a runway model. Standards have changed: what women do want is a long, toned, powerful body with excellent posture." In other words, the body of a ballerina. In her first health and fitness book, Misty will show women how to get healthier and stronger and how to reshape their bodies to be lean and flexible with: Step-by-step advice Meal plans focusing on heathy fats Workout routines Words of inspiration, including excerpts from Misty's personal journal

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Genre : Health & Fitness
Author : Misty Copeland
Publisher : Grand Central Life & Style
Release : 2017-03-21
Total Pages : 224 Pages
ISBN : 9781455596317