Articles by tag #Music
July 16, 2021
Igor Stravinsky: Music of the Present, Music of Eternity
For almost half a century, creative life of the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky was at the musical and cultural forefront. He easily changed styles and stage roles, while remaining true to himself.
May 28, 2021
Music in Ballet: A Brief History of Evolution
From an accompaniment to a meaningful part of the ballet performance - how has the role of music in ballet changed over the centuries?
January 20, 2021
The Symphony of Dance: Three Groundbreaking Ballets by Tchaikovsky
Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty and The Nutcracker are not just productions loved by millions. These three ballets by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky opened new properties of classical dance art, embodying the unity of music and dance. How were these masterpieces created and what is the significance of each of them for the ballet world?