Ballet
(ba-LAY)


[Fr.]


A theatrical representation of a story by means of dances or pantomimic action accompanied by music.


SUGGESTED LISTENING EXAMPLES:

Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Act II, Pas de deux
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 1, Track 5
Delibes: Sylvia, "Pizzicato"
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 1, Track 66

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