Noa Eshkol


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(b Safad, 28 Feb. 1924; d 2007)

Israeli dance notator. She founded the Chamber Dance Group in 1954, choreographing many works for it and also developing the Eshkol-Wachman notation system, in collaboration with one of her first students Abraham Wachman, which was an anatomical and mathematical mapping of the spatial coordinates of movement. Her books include Movement Notation (London, 1958).

Subjects: Dance.

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