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A Language for Movement: Transcript


A Language for Movement: Transcript

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This is the transcript for the video "A Language for Movement" (1996)which is part of an Open University series entitled "Seeing through Mathematics". The 25 minute programme shows how notation can help the recording and reconstruction of dances. It focuses in particular on the work of Rudolf Laban and his system of notation known as Labanotation and how we can enjoy nowadays Nijinsky's ballet Afternoon of a Faun thanks to a notational score. Examples of other notational systems for movement and... More
Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: December 20, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 06, 2014
Submitter: Inma Alvarez
Keywords: Dance, CCC:EED, Nijinsky, Choreology, Notation, creativity, Afternoon of a Faun, JISC digitisation and content, Jean Johnson Jones, David Bintley, Rudolf Laban, Labanotation, Benesh notation, Ann Hutchinson Guest, Tina Curran, Geometry, Warren Lamb


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