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Beginner Cello

Cello first position – notes on the A string and D string

Welcome back!  Today I’m writing about the left hand, which presses down the strings on the fingerboard to change the pitch of the strings. 245 more words

REVIEW: First Position by Melissa Brayden

Today was a day that I most certainly did not want to watch anything on TV. I didn’t even want to be on a channel adjacent to one that might be showing the inauguration. 809 more words


Positions of the Feet

There are five main positions in ballet technique (some count parallel as the sixth position). PICTURES coming soon.

  • First position requires that the feet be turned out with the heels touching each other.
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Review of First Position by Melissa Brayden

First Position by Melissa Brayden

Publication Date: August 16, 2016.

Publisher: Bold Strokes Books.

Genres: Romance, Contemporary, Adult, and Lesbian.


Selling points: Diversity in ballet, opposites attract and beautiful character development. 744 more words


Self Discovery (REPOST)

This was originally posted and written here on October 14th, 2011. I thought about it as I listened to the song at the bottom and decided to add it to the original post and repost it.

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Poetry & Such

World Ballet Day

World Ballet Day Live started in 2015 and it has been a great way for ballet companies and ballet dancers in training around the world to connect.   560 more words