Ondine - Diary of a Ballet (Hardcover)

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Ondine - Diary of a Ballet (Hardcover)

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In 1957 the English choreographer Frederick Ashton and the German composer Hans Werner Henze began to collaborate on a new ballet, Ondine. During the creation of the work Henze kept a diary of its progress and his thoughts on the choreography and the music. Here translated into English for the first time, the diary gives a major insight into the workings of the creators' minds during the composition of one of the twentieth century's major works of art.
Product Details ISBN: 9781852730956
ISBN-10: 1852730951
Publisher: Dance Books Ltd
Publication Date: October 30th, 2015
Pages: 76
Language: English