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The art of making dances

Doris Humphrey

The art of making dances

by Doris Humphrey

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Published by Dance Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9589320M
ISBN 100903102390
ISBN 109780903102391

Doris Humphrey introduces “The ART of Making Dances” with an explanation of how dance is different in her time (s). She states that modern dance has awakened up to face reality in a new way (compared to romantic or classical ballet), using the metaphor of the sleeping beauty that wakes up and is ravenous and has other attributes to express (I guess this serves as a . Doris Humphrey is the author of The Art of Making Dances ( avg rating, ratings, 10 reviews, published ), Doris Humphrey ( avg rating, 5 r /5.

The Art of Making Dances by Doris Humphrey starting at $ The Art of Making Dances has 4 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.   After reading “The Art of Making Dances”, I feel that Doris Humphrey was way ahead of her time. She discovered a system of dance and put it into words for generations of dances to endure. Her theory of "fall and recovery” was the foundation of her teaching method and her choreography.

This book has been around for many years. Doris wrote/published the Art of Making Dances before she died in My first copy, paperback version, was purchased for $ in my undergrad years. I used it only somewhat then, as assigned in university dance courses. Now, in the 21st century, that little book has fallen apart from repeated use/5(21). Written just before the author's death in , this book is an autobiography in art, a gathering of experiences in performance, and a lucid and practical source book on choreography. Doris Humphrey's The Art of Making Dances is perhaps the most important book of .


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Doris Humphrey's 'The Art of Making Dances' was written just before her death in It's her autobiography in art, a gathering together of her experiences in performance and a lucid and practical source book on choreography.

One of the truly great figures in the dance world - a pioneer of American modern dance, a great choreographer and teacher whose influences and. (from the jacket) Doris Humphrey's The Art of Making Dances is perhaps the most important book of its kind ever published. Written just before her death init is Miss Humphrey's autobiography in art, a gathering together of her experiences in performance and a lucid and practical source book on choreography/5.

This book has been around for many years. Doris wrote/published the Art of Making Dances before she died in My first copy, paperback version, was purchased for $ in my undergrad years. I used it only somewhat then, as assigned in university dance courses.

Now, in the 21st century, that little book has fallen apart from repeated by: This book has been around for many years. Doris wrote/published the Art of Making Dances before she died in My first copy, paperback version, was purchased for $ in my undergrad years.

I used The art of making dances book only somewhat then, as assigned in university dance courses. Now, in the 21st century, that little book has fallen apart from repeated use/5(26).

This book has been around for many years. Doris wrote/published the Art of Making Dances before she died in My first copy, paperback version, was purchased for $ in my undergrad years. I used it only somewhat then, as assigned in university dance courses. Now, in the 21st century, that little book has fallen apart from repeated use/5(15).

Additional Physical Format: Print version: Humphrey, Doris, Art of making dances. New Jersey: Princeton Book Co., (DLC) THE ART OF MAKING DANCES on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(15).

Book Description Princeton Book Company 8/1/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. The Art of Making Dances. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller4/5().

The Art of Making Dances. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller The Art of Making Dances. Doris J Humphrey, Barbara Pollack (editor) Published by Princeton Book Co. This book was recommended to me from a person that studies and teachs ballet.

I am a bellydance studen myself but found that it was very helpful in getting over my fears of making my owns dances. Highly recommended for all levels and types of dancers/5(15). Get this from a library. The art of making dances. [Doris Humphrey] -- Art of making dances presents modern dance as theater.

It contains a short history of the dance and various chapters discuss design, dynamics, and rhythm of dance. It includes a check list for. Songs And Dances Arranged For Piano) The Art of Making Dances Living on the Earth: Celebrations, Storm Warnings, Formulas, Recipes, Rumors, and Country Dances Harvested by Alicia Bay Laurel.

Circle of Song: Songs, Chants, and Dances for File Size: KB. The Art of Making Dances I have been scouring Doris Humphrey’s book about choreographic craft titled The Art Of Making Dances. Within it there is a passage, written as a virtual commandment not to choose the big intangibles as subject matter, as one is doomed to failure if one so chooses.

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The untimely death of Doris Humphrey last year left the American dance much the poorerless one of its finest choreographers. Tragically crippled by arthritis in her last years, Miss Humphrey was confined to teaching and choreographing dances for others.

Her thoughts on choreography and the dance scene in general are presented here, edited by Barbara Pollack, in what is one of .Editions for The Art of Making Dances: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (published in ), Cited by: The Art of Making Dances epub vk.

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