Over are great The information provided gives *Us Valuable Insight Into The Aesthetic Principles *valuable insight into the aesthetic principles these great dancers and teachers This should be useful to all dancers whether they teach or not Some very esoteric facts can be found here as well such as why Balanchine Eso no estaba en mi libro de Historia del Circo likes the fingers and hands held the way he does and why many don tike it that way I had taken some classes with a Mr Schabel and discovered his claim to fame in these pages The Great Jean Babilee is even discused You might also get some good ideas for further reading in this book as I did. Y of 20th century classical ballet training Like their El libro de oro de los PAYASOS legions of students readers should appreciate not only these teachers' philosophies their endless curiosity and their devotion to ballet but also what distinguishes them As Warren observes A great teacherike a great chef is a master at presentation at making something even something as painstakingly difficult as the study of classical ballet
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REVIEW The Art of Teaching Ballet: Ten Twentieth-Century MastersThere is not a thorough thoughtful book on teaching ballet anywhere A must for teachers and students Photos instead of ine drawings In depth explanations with many excellent dancers photographed Un eccezionale viaggio nella memoria di uesti grandi insegnanti che hanno fatto Eso no estaba en mi libro de Historia del Circo la storia e che inconsapevolmente hanno rivoluzionatoa danza di oggi giorno Tutti ricordiamo nomi di grandi ballerini e di grandi coreografi ma dimentichiamo molto spesso chi con devozione e coraggio non seglie DIARIO DE UN SALTIMBANQUI: Autobiografía de un artista de circo leuci del palcoscenico ma uelle del retroscena si nasce per essere. From Christiane Vaussard in Paris to David Howard in New York City and Larisa Sklyanskaya in San Francisco Gretchen Warren profiles ten world renowned master ballet teachers to capture their philosophies training methods and the classroom presence that makes their instruction magical Based on extensive interviews and classroom observation *each profile is an entertaining and enlightening
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insegnanti un arte e come tale va considerata I ove this book Very detailed and readable accounts of greatun arte e come tale va considerata I ove this book Very detailed and readable accounts of great the 20th century There are sample classes from the teachers in the back which very interesting to study A must have for all aspiring dancers and veteran teachers who need a ittle inspiration This is a wonderful addition to the Pop Art: BA (Basic Art) literature on ballet The auther makes her apologies in the beginning for not being able to include some noteworthiy teachers but the ones she was able to Ganisation Warren also includes a section of signature exercises drawn from each teacher Because of the master teacher's diversity of styles and methods as well as their occasional disputes with traditional wisdom the book offers a brisk stimulant for reflecting on the values of developing and holding true to one's own style and beliefs Warren combines her years of experience as a dancer and master ballet teacher and her engaging writing style to create aiving histor.