9 thoughts on “ The Afternoon of a Faun ”

  1. A mesmerizing portrait of legendary ballerina Tanaquil Le Clercq - muse to both George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins - whose career was cut short by polio at the age of Genre: Documentary.
  2. Subtle, sensual, and narcissistic, Afternoon of a Faun depicts a chance encounter between two young dancers in a studio. Debussy’s Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune was composed between and It was inspired by a poem by Mallarmé that was begun in , supposedly for the stage; the final version appeared in
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  4. The primary effect of The Afternoon of a Faun is a dreamy eroticism combined with a sense of whimsy; the musical and sensual pleasure of Mallarmé’s use of .
  5. Sep 30,  · Directed by Nancy Buirski. With Tanaquil Le Clerq, Jacques d'Amboise, Barbara Horgan, Randall Bourscheidt. Of all the great ballerinas, Tanaquil Le Clercq may have been the most transcendent. With a body unlike any before hers, she mesmerized viewers and choreographers alike - her elongated, race-horse physique became the new prototype for the 7/10().
  6. Of the great ballerinas, Tanaquil Le Clercq mesmerized viewers and choreographers alike. At age 27, Tanny was struck down by polio and paralyzed. .
  7. Nov 16,  · Etat Libre d’Orange isn’t above stirring a bit of controversy, but The Afternoon of a Faun isn’t likely to cause perfume lovers to storm the house’s Rue des Archives boutique in Paris. The fragrance is a nod to classical perfumery–it is rich, warm, enveloping.
  8. May 31,  · The afternoon of a faun (eclogue) L’après-midi d’un faune (or “The Afternoon of a Faun“) is a poem by the French author Stéphane Mallarmé. It describes the sensual experiences of a faun who has just woken up from his afternoon sleep and discusses his encounters with several nymphs during the morning in a dreamlike monologue.
  9. Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun is nothing if not a great timbral achievement. Debussy uses a relatively small orchestra by the standards of the late 19th century. Brass and percussion are all but omitted. Crotales, the only percussion, are used sparingly and expertly.

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