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Teaching Your Class

Rory Foster

in Ballet Pedagogy

Published by University Press of Florida

Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780813034591
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780813046297 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5744/florida/9780813034591.003.0007
Teaching Your Class

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This chapter discusses teaching techniques for ballet teachers. It covers directions of the body in presenting and viewing ballet; teaching and demonstrating; mirroring; cueing and counting; giving corrections; pacing; using voice, demeanor, and energy level; using music effectively; teaching through touch; and teaching with imagery.

Keywords: classical ballet; dance teaching; dancing

Chapter.  9161 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Dance

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