Related Resources


Institute for Jaques-Dalcroze Education – Summer Dalcroze certificate training.

Dalcroze School of the Rockies – Jeremy Dittus’ school, located in Colorado.

Institut Jaques-Dalcroze – the central school in Geneva, Switzerland.

The Hellerau Festival Theatre – information about the site of Jaques-Dalcroze’s influential institute, then and now.

IMSLP Jaques-Dalcroze works – a great selection of compositions and texts, free.


Wikipedia on Modern Dance – yes, wiki, but a comprehensive start, including European and African-American modern dance..

Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies – focuses on movement analysis according to Laban principles.

Dance Notation Bureau – the American center for Labanotation.

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Interactive  – a collection of dance videos including historic footage dating from 1936.


Music for the Nation: American Sheet Music – The Library of Congress digital collection, 1870-1885.

1939 Lomax Recording Exposition – America’s southern aural traditions in authentic recordings.

Music Teacher’s Resource Site – Free materials of various kinds from the U.K.

IMSLP – Huge collection of free scores.


The Lucy School – a model of progressive arts-based education for children.