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First Steps in Ballet: Basic Barre Exercises for Home Practice
First Steps in Ballet Basic Barre Exercises for Home Practice Author:Thalia Mara This little book, while explicit in details and analysis of basic ballet barre exercises, is not intended as a guide for self-instruction. It has been written as an aid to intelligent practice at home for the ballet student. As such, the author believes that it meets a genuine need and demand. — Many parents are distressed at what they feel is a... more » lack on the part of their children in not wanting to practice at home the things they have been learning in ballet class. However,most conscientious teachers do not like to have beginners practice at home because they feel that the beginning student can do himself more harm than good by repeating incorrectly the exercises he does not yet understand.
Each position/exercise covered in the book has an explanation and diagram.« less