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Balanchine, George (Georgi Melitonovitch Balantchivadze; 1904–1983) 

Who's Who in the Twentieth Century
 Market House Books Market House Books

Russian-born US dancer and choreographer.Son of a Georgian folk musician, Balanchine studied at the Imperial Ballet School and the Petrograd Conservatory of Music. In his early years he was torn between his love of dance and his desire to become a composer. He choreographed his first piece, ... ...

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