Modern Dance 2 (Choreography)

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
107MTC2 credit 2 2 hours (45 min) of instruction per week, 29 to 39 hours of self-study Czech summer

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In the Summer semester the technical difficulty in increased and greater requirements are placed in the improvement of execution. Students have the opportunity to work independently, creatively, with movement material.

Learning outcomes

Understanding of the uniqueness of modern dance movement style.

Prerequisites and other requirements

Completion of Modern Dance 1


Feldenkrais, Moshé: Awarness through movement (Pohybem k sebeuvědomění). Praha, 1996

Lewis, Daniel: The Illustrated Dance Technique of José Limón. New York, 1984

Schurr, Gertrude; Yoccom, Rachael D.: Modern Dance. Techniques and Teaching. New York: The Ronald Press Company, 1949

Horosko, Marianne: Martha Graham. The Evolution of her Dance Theory and Training. Pennington, 1991

Stewart, Virginia: Modern Dance. New York, 1991

Stodelle, Ernestine: The Dance technique of Doris Humphrey. Princeton, 1978

Warren, Larry: Lester Horton, Modern Dance Pioneer. New York, 1991

Cohan Robert, The Dance Workshop. London, 1986

Cohen, Bonnie Bainbridge: Sensing, Feeling, and Action. Northampton, 1993.

Novack, Cynthia Jean: Sharing the Dance. Madison, 1990.

Evaluation methods and criteria

Credit is awarded based on: activity in exercises and class.


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