Barbara Walczak and Una Kai

in Balanchine the Teacher

Published by University Press of Florida

Published in print October 2008 | ISBN: 9780813032528
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780813046310 | DOI:

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This chapter presents techniques for jumps, covering the glissade, glissade précipité, glissade from fourth position for big traveling jumps, assemblé, assemblé porté, jeté, grand jeté, sissonne, posé, brisé, and entrechat six.

Keywords: ballet; dance; dancing; jumps; glissade; assemblé; jeté; sissonne

Chapter.  2935 words. 

Subjects: Dance

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