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Vaganova Today: The Preservation of Pedagogical Tradition

Catherine Pawlick

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813036977
eISBN:
9780813043982
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036977.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

Agrippina Vaganova (1879–1951) is revered as the visionary who first codified the Russian system of classical ballet training. The Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet, founded on impeccable technique ... More


Vaganova Today: Her Students

Catherine E. Pawlick

in Vaganova Today: The Preservation of Pedagogical Tradition

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813036977
eISBN:
9780813043982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036977.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Dance

A discussion of the current state of the Vaganova methodology and technique is presented in this chapter, which includes interviews with numerous pedagogues who studied directly under Vaganova and ... More


Lázaro Carreño and Yoel Carreño

Toba Singer

in Fernando Alonso: The Father of Cuban Ballet

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044026
eISBN:
9780813046259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044026.003.0026
Subject:
Music, Dance

Two Ballet Nacional de Cuba principal dancers, Lázaro Carreño and his nephew Yoel, compare how they experienced Fernando as a teacher and a coach during the different generations to which they ... More


Ballet Pedagogy: The Art of Teaching

Rory Foster

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813034591
eISBN:
9780813046297
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034591.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

There are many different methods for teaching classical ballet—Bournonville, Vaganova, Cecchetti—the Royal Academy of Dancing being the most widely known. All of these methods are effective tools for ... More


Vaganova the Dancer

Catherine E. Pawlick

in Vaganova Today: The Preservation of Pedagogical Tradition

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813036977
eISBN:
9780813043982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036977.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Dance

This chapter outlines Agrippina Vaganova's early years as a ballet student in tsarist Russia at the Imperial Ballet School, and her subsequent career as a dancer with the Mariinsky (formerly known as ... More


Vaganova the Teacher

Catherine E. Pawlick

in Vaganova Today: The Preservation of Pedagogical Tradition

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813036977
eISBN:
9780813043982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036977.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Dance

This chapter discusses the changes to ballet in Leningrad during the post-Revolutionary period, including the influences of Soviet ideology and socialist realism. It outlines Vaganova's efforts to ... More


Menia Martínez

Toba Singer

in Fernando Alonso: The Father of Cuban Ballet

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044026
eISBN:
9780813046259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044026.003.0028
Subject:
Music, Dance

Having had most of her training via scholarship at the Vaganova Institute, Martínez returned to Cuba to work on special programs there including in theater and television. She emphasizes the ... More


John White

Toba Singer

in Fernando Alonso: The Father of Cuban Ballet

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044026
eISBN:
9780813046259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044026.003.0030
Subject:
Music, Dance

John White, who joined the Ballet Nacional de Cuba after a short career dancing in New York and L.A., became injured and began teaching under Fernando Alonso’s tutelage. He married dancer Margarita ... More


Her Way

Joel Lobenthal

in Alla Osipenko: Beauty and Subversion in Soviet Ballet

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190253707
eISBN:
9780190253745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190253707.003.0011
Subject:
Music, Dance

This chapter begins with a description of Osipenko rehearsing the classic ballet La Bayadère while she was working in Hartford in the 1998. That leads back into her decades of experience with the ... More


America at Last

Joel Lobenthal

in Alla Osipenko: Beauty and Subversion in Soviet Ballet

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190253707
eISBN:
9780190253745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190253707.003.0032
Subject:
Music, Dance

In 1995, Osipenko joined the faculty of the school of the Hartford Ballet in Connecticut.This chapter describes her struggles to adjust to a new language, a new job, and a new culture. Most ... More


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