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By Melinda Buckwalter

Composing whereas Dancing: An Improviser’s Companion examines the realm of improvisational dance and the various ways to this paintings shape. via introducing the improvisational suggestions of twenty-six best modern artists of flow improvisation, Melinda Buckwalter deals a pragmatic primer to the dance shape. each one bankruptcy specializes in a tremendous element of improvisation together with spatial relatives, the eyes, and the dancing photograph. incorporated are pattern practices from the artists profiled, workouts for additional study, and a thesaurus of phrases. Buckwalter gathers historical past, equipment, interviews, and biographies in a single booklet to show off the various aspects of improvisational dance and create a useful reference for dancers and dance educators.

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