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By Julie Brodie

education in somatic techniques—holistic body-centered flow that promotes wisdom and well-being—provides an efficient technique of bettering dance scholars’ potency and simplicity of circulation. in spite of the fact that, dance educators don't regularly have the assets to include this data into their sessions. This quantity explains the significance of somatics, introduces primary somatic rules which are imperative to the dance method category, and gives pointers on incorporating those ideas right into a dance curriculum.
The authors demystify somatic considering through explaining the procedures by way of present medical examine. via offering either a philosophical method of instructing in addition to functional guide instruments, this paintings offers a invaluable consultant to somatics for dance lecturers of any variety or level.
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