MusiKinesis Summer Certification Course

MusiKinesis: Teaching Music/Dance Connections University of Maryland - Baltimore County July 17-21, 2017  •  9:00 am - 4:00 pm Tuition: $320; Early Registration (through May 31) $280 Maryland CPD Credits: 2 Musicians and dancers come together in this interdisciplinary course! Discover a vibrant way to enrich your skills, knowledge and teaching abilities. Using techniques of Dalcroze Eurhythmics, a system of [...]

By | January 26, 2017|Adults, Classes, Dance, Music, Summer Classes, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dance Legends: A few choice quotes on music

‘’Often I thought to myself, what a mistake to call me a dancer – I am the magnetic centre to convey the emotional expression of the Orchestra.” - Isadora Duncan     “I couldn’t move, I don’t even want to move, unless I hear the music first. I couldn’t move without a reason, and the reason is [...]

Session for NDEO Conference – Friday, October 7th

18th Annual National Dance Education Organization Conference SPEAKING WITH OUR FEET: Advocating, Analyzing, and Advancing Dance Education October 6-10, 2016 - Hyatt Regency, Crystal City - Washington, D.C. metro area A Dancer's Approach to Dalcroze: Connections for Advocacy Friday, October 7th, 2016 - 12:45 pm In sharing the elements of time and energy, music and [...]

By | October 3, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Monica Dale Interview with Eastman School of Music: Music and Dalcroze Eurhythmics

http://www.esm.rochester.edu/blog/2016/04/the-physical-reality-of-being-human-monica-dale-discusses-music-and-dalcroze-eurhythmics/ “THE PHYSICAL REALITY OF BEING HUMAN”: MONICA DALE DISCUSSES MUSIC AND DALCROZE EURHYTHMICS by Andrea Schuler, Summer@Eastman Program Coordinator "Monica will be joining Summer@Eastman again this year to work with students in two different one-week institutes. She will lead Dalcroze Eurhythmics for Performers and Music Teachers (a general course, all instruments and experience levels [...]

By | April 18, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Floor Pattern “in 10” from Elizabeth Walton

(Archived in Ideas to Try) About Elizabeth Walton Elizabeth Walton and Paul Taylor making "Paul Taylor: The Man Behind the Dance" (Photo: UMBC New Media Studio)I’ve been taking Beginning Modern classes with Elizabeth Walton, Associate Professor at UMBC. I love taking beginners’ classes, in part because I get to observe how other teachers introduce concepts of movement [...]

By | November 18, 2015|Adults, Classes, Dance, Music, Uncategorized|0 Comments