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Episode 301: On Your Toes
When I say the word ballet, what comes into your mind? A graceful ballerina in tights wearing pointe shoes? Do you think about the seemingly impossible strength needed to move the way the dancers do? Or, if not do you think of the lyrical music that ballet uses to express such a wide range of emotions? 
Sabre Dance from the Gayne Ballet: Aram Khachaturian
      Empire Brass
The Firebird Suite: Igor Stravinsky
      Dallas Wind Symphony and the West Point Band, Jerry Junkin
Danzon from Fancy Free: Leonard Bernstein 
      US Navy Band, Captain George Thompson
La Valse: Maurice Ravel
      US Marine Band, Col. Michael Colburn
Polka from the Age of Gold: Dimitri Shostakovich
      Dallas Wind Symphony, Frederick Fennell
Waltz and Celebration from Billy the Kid: Aaron Copland
      US Army Field Band, Col. Finley R. Hamilton
Second and Third Prelude from Three Preludes: George Gershwin 
      North Texas Wind Symphony, Eugene Migliaro Corporonhttp://www.amazon.com/Class-Brass-On-Edge-Empire/dp/B000003CYH/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1410809787&sr=8-1&keywords=class+brass+on+the+edgehttp://www.classicsonline.com/catalogue/product.aspx?pid=1230031&affid=166http://www.classicsonline.com/catalogue/product.aspx?pid=949419&affid=166http://www.classicsonline.com/catalogue/product.aspx?pid=1477952&affid=166http://www.classicsonline.com/catalogue/product.aspx?pid=1224012&affid=166http://www.giamusic.com/search_details.cfm?title_id=23493&vrshapeimage_5_link_0shapeimage_5_link_1shapeimage_5_link_2shapeimage_5_link_3shapeimage_5_link_4shapeimage_5_link_5
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