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 describes techniques for turning, covering how to end a pirouette, arms and head in pirouettes, to turn with the arms en haut (au couronne), chaîné turns, grand tours, and tour piqué.

Keywords: turns; ballet; dance; dancing; pirouettes

Chapter.  1912 words. 

Subjects: Dance

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