Classic FM Handy Guides: Ballet

Classic FM Handy Guides: Ballet
Hardcover, 112 pages
Size: 178x111mm
Publication date: 8 Jan 2015
List price: £9.99
ISBN: 9781783960446
eBook ISBN: 9781783960453
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From its early inception at the French court to modern-day developments and interpretations, ballet has long had a popular following. Packed full of essential information, this pocket-sized handbook explores the history, performers, composers and music, highlighting the very best ballets and the stand-out tracks that should feature in the collection of any aficionado.

Classic FM's Handy Guides are a fun and informative set of introductions to standout subjects within classical music, each of which can be read and digested in one sitting: a perfect collectible series whether you're new to the world of classical music or an aficionado.

Further titles include The Orchestra, Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Classical Music, Opera, Film Music, Video Game Music, Classical Recordings, Bach, Beethoven, Elgar, Handel, Mozart, Rachmaninov, and Tchaikovsky.