Images, Technology, and Music: The Ballets Suédois and Les mariés de la Tour Eiffel

Gottlieb, Lynette Miller
December 2005
Musical Quarterly;Winter2005, Vol. 88 Issue 4, p523
Academic Journal
The article explores the image, technology, and music of the Paris-based Swedish dance company Ballets Suédois by contextualizing and interpreting the ballet-spectacle "Les mariés de la Tour Eiffel." Les Mariés is a multifaceted convergence of the arts which demonstrated the artistic environment of collaboration and innovation in Paris, France in the early 1920s.


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