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The bolero of Andi Rowe

stories

by Toni Margarita Plummer

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Published by Curbstone Books, Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementToni Margarita Plummer
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3616.L876 B65 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination119 p. ;
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24893512M
ISBN 100810127679
ISBN 109780810127678
LC Control Number2010052518
OCLC/WorldCa693560949

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Roni’s choreography. The idea was to create an orchestral transcription of Albeniz’s piano suite Iberia. But on his return Ravel discovered that the orchestration rights had been granted to the Spanish conductor Enrique Arbós.

Although Arbós generously gave up these rights, Ravel abandoned the idea and set about preparing an original score. Ravel's Bolero is the central piece of Bo Derek and Dudley Moore's love making in the movie The 4-minute excerpt of the music (most performances are between 14 and 17 minutes) popularized it as the most sensuous and erotic piece of music.

This year I read about books— very close to last year's The best book of the year was I.J. Kay's _Mountains of the Moon_. I carried that one around the house for an hour after I finished it.

Could not put it down. Special merit in the list is marked with an asterisk. [email protected] Atlanta. 68 Tracks. Followers. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Ed Rowe on your desktop or mobile device."Bolero" is a film starring Bo Derek as a woman who believes that the cure for a man's impotence is for his woman to train as a bullfighter.

"Bolero" is also the name of the composition by Ravel which Dudley Moore played in "10" while making love with Derek. So much we already know. Also, let's see here, paging through the old dictionary: a bolero is a Spanish dance. Ravel's 'Bolero' is one of the most famously erotic pieces of classical music.

To some 21st century ears, though, it's become the musical equivalent of shag carpeting.