Movement to Music: Musicians in the Dance Studio

Synopsis

A companion to the author's Music for the Dance, this work explores the collaboration that takes place in the studio between dance teachers, musicians, and students. Written in an easily accessible style, the book covers topics of interest to all three participant groups, including training an accompanist and communicating musical needs, collaborating on original choreography, analyzing movement patterns, and formal training and career possibilities for musicians. Also included are original interviews with leading artists in the field, whose careers span the history of modern dance.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1990