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Inspired By Igor …Floral Friday

Igor Stravinsky’s “Жар-птица” (The Firebird) was playing on the stereo as I gathered materials and inspiration for this week’s floral experiments. It’s a beautifully dramatic ballet score that is a go-to piece of music I love. As the hour progressed, … Continue reading

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New Wave …Floral Friday

When we see the phrase, “new wave”, we may think of the type of punk music of the late 1970s. Fans of international cinema might think of “La Nouvelle Vague”, the new wave film movement of the 1960s. Some people, … Continue reading

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Rite Of Spring Premiers

Many of my friends wouldn’t truthfully say that a ballet is revolutionary.  But critics in the know, call Igor Stravinsky’s “The Rite Of Spring” one of the greatest works of art of the 20th Century.  Today is the 100th anniversary … Continue reading

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