Gelsey Kirkland Quote

Classical virtuosity is more than technique, line, proportion, and balance. It is as if the performer and spectator come together to hold in their hands a bird with a broken wing. The creature can be felt to stir, to struggle for freedom. Its life responds to human warmth; its wing might brush your check as it flies away.


Dancing on My Grave (1989)

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Classical virtuosity is more than technique, line, proportion, and balance. It is as if the performer and spectator come together to hold in their...

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Classical virtuosity is more than technique, line, proportion, and balance. It is as if the performer and spectator come together to hold in their...

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Classical virtuosity is more than technique, line, proportion, and balance. It is as if the performer and spectator come together to hold in their...

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Classical virtuosity is more than technique, line, proportion, and balance. It is as if the performer and spectator come together to hold in their...