Posts tagged historical
Bharatanatyam: Indian Dance

The classical Indian dance form Bharatanatyam survived colonial oppression and today exemplifies Indian identity both at home and abroad.

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Goldberg Variations: Timeless Virtuosity

Bach’s centuries old, devilishly difficult Goldberg Variations continue to challenge pianists and fascinate audiences.

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It Takes Two

In the popular imagination, tango is an exotic seduction born on the sultry streets of Buenos Aires. In truth, it’s a complex improvised form danced the world over.

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Found in Translation

Scholarly translations are a constant battle between literal accuracy and literary interpretation.

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Tap Into America

Despite only occasional glimpses of the mainstream, tap dance remains an iconic American art form.

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A Place at the Table

Mira Nakashima inherited her father George's shop and set to work continuing his artistic legacy.

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