Stravinsky and Balanchine: A Journey of Invention Charles M. Joseph

ISBN: 9781281730152

Published: January 10th 2010

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440 pages


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Stravinsky and Balanchine: A Journey of Invention  by  Charles M. Joseph

Stravinsky and Balanchine: A Journey of Invention by Charles M. Joseph
January 10th 2010 | ebook | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, RTF | 440 pages | ISBN: 9781281730152 | 8.65 Mb

Igor Stravinsky and George Balanchine, among the most influential artists of the 20th century, together created the music and movement for many ballet masterpieces. This is a study of one of the greatest artistic collaborations in history. Drawing onMoreIgor Stravinsky and George Balanchine, among the most influential artists of the 20th century, together created the music and movement for many ballet masterpieces. This is a study of one of the greatest artistic collaborations in history. Drawing on extensive research, Charles Joseph discusses the Stravinsky-Balanchine ballets against a rich contextual backdrop.

He explores the background and psychology of the two men, the dynamics of their interactions, their personal and professional similarities and differences, and the political and historical circumstances that conditioned their work. He describes the dancers, designers and sponsors with whom they worked. He explains the two mens approach to the creative process and the genesis of each of the collaborative ballets, demolishing much received wisdom on the subject.

He also analyzes selected sections of music and dance, providing examples of Stravinskys working sketches and other illustrative materials.



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