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Autumn Leaves


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Ballet in one act with libretto and choreography by Pavlova, music by Chopin (various piano pieces), and design by Konstantin Korovin. Premiered in 1918 by the Anna Pavlova Ballet in Rio de Janeiro with Pavlova and Volinine. It portrays a chrysanthemum which has been carefully grown by a poet, but is destroyed by the harsh North wind.

Subjects: Dance.


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