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The Resource A child's introduction to ballet : the stories, music and magic of classical dance, Laura Lee ; illustrated by Meredith Hamilton

A child's introduction to ballet : the stories, music and magic of classical dance, Laura Lee ; illustrated by Meredith Hamilton

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A child's introduction to ballet : the stories, music and magic of classical dance
Title
A child's introduction to ballet
Title remainder
the stories, music and magic of classical dance
Statement of responsibility
Laura Lee ; illustrated by Meredith Hamilton
Title variation
childs introduction to ballet
Title variation remainder
the stories, music, and magic of classical dance
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
From Swan Lake and The Nutcracker to Peter and the Wolf and Fancy Free, twenty-five of the world's best-loved ballets are told, accompanied by corresponding tracks on an enclosed CD. These are the charming stories that bring ballet to life on the stage, along with the music that has made them into enduring classics. Surrounding the stories is a captivating, illustrated history of ballet, each page filled with information, artwork, and profiles of the world's great dancers, choreographers, and composers. There are even instructions on ballet positions and the key moves that every dancer needs to know. The musical selections included on the CD are keyed to specific points in the text, making the book uniquely interactive, educational, and fun
Summary
A history of ballet provides plot synopses of famous ballets and introduces the language, steps, and costumes of the dance
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269689
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
792.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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1040
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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the stories, music, and magic of classical dance
Label
A child's introduction to ballet : the stories, music and magic of classical dance, Laura Lee ; illustrated by Meredith Hamilton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0704/2006048867-d.html
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Publication
Copyright
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm +
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781579126995
Lccn
2006048867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm80171497
  • OCoLC
Label
A child's introduction to ballet : the stories, music and magic of classical dance, Laura Lee ; illustrated by Meredith Hamilton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0704/2006048867-d.html
Publication
Copyright
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm +
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781579126995
Lccn
2006048867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm80171497
  • OCoLC

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