George Balanchine

George Balanchine

The Ballet Maker

Book - 2010/02/09
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Baker & Taylor
Documents the life and achievements of the foremost contemporary ballet choreographer, discussing how he founded what would become the New York City Ballet and choreographed major stage and movie productions.

Written by the gifted author, editor, and dance critic Robert Gottlieb, George Balanchine describes the life and art of the celebrated, revolutionary ballet choreographer. Here is a necessary and singular look at the life of one of the great figures of the 20th Century: the dynamic Balanchine, founder of The New York City Ballet, collaborator of Stravinsky, and inspiration to countless fans over the course of his long and storied career. George Balanchine is another engaging entry in the HarperCollins’ “Eminent Lives” series of biographies by distinguished authors on canonical figures.

Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2010/02/09
Edition: 1st Harper Perennial ed
ISBN: 9780060750718
Branch Call Number: B BALANCHINE
Characteristics: 216 p. : ill. ; 21 cm


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