Dance critic Marian Horosko praised Josu Gallastegui's debut American release for its "brilliant, focused, percussive sound." Former New York City Ballet soloist George Lee called it "a stunning new standard for music in this field." With 20 selections by Beethoven, Gounod, Liszt, and others, Piano Music forBallet includes
accompaniment for full barre and center, but many dancers say they want this recording for the pli" music alone.
Available on compact disc (in 2-CD set with Character Dance). For a complete list of musical recordings on Piano Music for Ballet Class (Adobe PDF version), please click here. To purchase MP3s or the complete album, click below:
Piano Music for Ballet Class
INFORMATION ON JOSU'S RECORDINGS
All of Gallastegui's recordings for ballet class feature:
Repeated tracks for left and right barre
No ASCAP or BMI royalties for classroom use
Complete information for teachers on timing and tempo
Superior recording production by nationally recognized suppliers
Orders shipped within 48 hours of receipt
WHO IS JOSU GALLASTEGUI?
Josu Gallastegui is widely viewed as one of the country's leading ballet pianists, known for the excitement, imagination, and impeccable musical judgment he brings to class. Born in Bilbao, in the Basque Region of Spain, Gallastegui has won the acclaim of teachers and performers throughout the dance world. >> Read more