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List Of Ballets By Christoph Willibald Gluck
... This is a list of ballets by Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714–1787). 1765 Iphigénie, Laxenburg, 19 May 1765 Ballet General information ballets companies glossary history music schools timeline Ballet terminology Ballet d'action Barre Ballet blanc Comic ballet ...
List Of Compositions By Darius Milhaud - Ballets
... Eiffel Marche nuptiale and Fugue du massacre only, Op.70 (1921, revised 1971) ballet-show scenario by Jean Cocteau La création du monde, Op.81 (1923) for small orchestra scenario ... Flament), Op.83 (1924) ballet chanté in 2 acts scenario by Albert Flament Le train bleu, Op.84 (1924) opérette dansée scenario by Jean Cocteau L'éve. 95 (1927) for a children's ballet to which ten French composers each contributed a dance La bien-aimée, Op.101 (1928) pleyela (player piano) and orchestra after music of Schubert ...
Ballets By Roland Petit - Life and Work
... Petit trained at the Paris Opéra Ballet school under Gustave Ricaux and Serge Lifar and began to dance with the corps de ballet in 1940 ... He founded the Ballets des Champs-Élysées in 1945 and the Ballets de Paris in 1948, at Théâtre Marigny, with Zizi Jeanmaire as star dancer ... He continued to direct ballets for the largest theatres of France, Italy, Germany, Great Britain, Canada, and Cuba ...

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