The greatest ballets

1860

The ones you know or you must know.

1940
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1892

The Nutcracker

PI. Tchaikovsky

1876

Swan Lake

PI. Tchaikovsky

The Rite of Spring

I. Stravinsky

1913

Romeo and Juliet

S. Prokofiev

1935

The Firebird

I. Stravinsky

1910

Pulcinella

I. Stravinsky

1920

Petrushka

I. Stravinsky

1911
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1918

Other renowned works

1944 - Cinderella Sergei Prokofiev

1944 - Appalachian Spring Aaron Copland

1925 - Love, the Magician Manuel de Falla

1917 - Parade Erik Satie

1917 - The Wedding Igor Stravinsky

1917 - The Soldier's Tale Igor Stravinsky

1912 - Daphnis et Chloé Maurice Ravel

1889 - The Sleeping Beauty Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

1880 - Gaîté Parisienne Jacques Offenbach

1735 - Les Indes galantes Jean-Philippe Rameau

1860 .. 1940 : the essential composers

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1860-1911 Gustav Mahler °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1813-1883 Richard Wagner °

1838-1875 Georges Bizet °

1813-1901 Giuseppe Verdi °

1840-1893 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky °

1865-1957 Jean Sibelius °

1792-1868 Gioachino Rossini °

1862-1918 Claude Debussy °

° : Masterpieces listed

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