Nouvelles de danse n° 36-37
By : Collective publication
Language : French
Topics : History and theory
Format : PDF
Number of pages : 256 pages
Publisher : Contredanse Editions
Year of publication : 1998
EAN : 9782930146775
What is the essence of a creation? How is the work of an artist or choreographer constructed? What choices can be made when faced with different compositional processes?
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In the book La composition, choreographers and artists approach the notion of composition in dance through the study of this concept in other disciplines such as the visual arts, music, architecture, ethnography…
The history of composition is also developed through a selection of fundamental texts by choreographers who left their mark on their time, confronted here with a more contemporary approach to composition in relation to new technologies.
With texts by Dominique Bagout, Susan Buirge, John Cage, Merce Cunningham, dECOi architecte, Anna Teresa De Keersmacker, Pierre Droulers, Katie Duck, Robert Ellis Dunn, William Forsythe, Anna Halprin, Louis Horst, Doris Humphrey, André Lepecki, Laurence Louppe, Alwin Nikolais, Alain Platel, Yvone Rainer, Oscar Schlemmer, Thecla Schiphorst, Meg Stuart…