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eu·rhyth·mics

 (yo͝o-rĭth′mĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
Variant of eurythmics.

eurhythmics

(juːˈrɪðmɪks) or

eurythmics

n (functioning as singular)
1. (Dancing) a system of training through physical movement to music, originally taught by Émile Jaques-Dalcroze, to develop grace and musical understanding
2. (Dancing) dancing of this style, expressing the rhythm and spirit of the music through body movements

eu•rhyth•mics

(yʊˈrɪð mɪks, yə-)

n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
the art of interpreting through bodily movement the rhythms of improvised music.
[1910–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eurhythmics - the interpretation in harmonious bodily movements of the rhythm of musical compositions; used to teach musical understanding
movement, motility, motion, move - a change of position that does not entail a change of location; "the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise"; "movement is a sign of life"; "an impatient move of his hand"; "gastrointestinal motility"
diversion, recreation - an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates; "scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists"; "for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles"; "drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation"
Translations

eurhythmics

[juːˈrɪðmɪks] NSINGeuritmia f

eurhythmics

n singEurhythmie f
References in periodicals archive ?
In Expressive Singing: Dalcroze Eurhythmics for Voice, Timothy Caldwell suggests holding an imaginary baseball bat, swinging and paying attention to how you prepare to hit the ball and how you follow-through with the swing or the release of energy.
Also, the uses of Dalcroze Eurhythmics activities can be an exciting way for students to move expressively to music while learning new musical concepts such as rhythm and meter (Dalcroze Society of America, n.
It will feature a range of popular songs from artists such as Bruno Mars, Eurhythmics and One Direction.
Dalcroze Eurhythmics is an excellent approach for early childhood and the music classroom, and is equally relevant for the training and development of professional musicians.
On his show, I discovered Chron Gen, a British punk band from the late 1970s; rediscovered Eurhythmics, their lead singer Annie Lennox and their synthpop sound; and heard Dick Dale, an incredibly fast guitar picker whose surf guitar style is unique and whose music hasn't lost its pace since the 1960s though Dale is 78.
While children are sent for swimming and eurhythmics lessons
She focuses on specific moments of dance in modernist literature--such as Gudrun's peculiar eurhythmics in front of cows in Women in Love (1920) and the social dance in Woolf's The Voyage Out (1915).
Rhythm and Movement Applications of Dalcroze Eurhythmics by Elsa Findlay ISBN-13:9780874870787 Birch Tree Group Ltd.
within the twentieth century's overlooked but extremely influential physical culture movements: Jaques-Dalcroze's eurhythmics, Francois Delsarte's "System of Expression," Georges Gurdjieff's "Institute for the Harmonious Development of Man," and Isadora Duncan's "Greek" or modern dancing (69), among others.
Other influences on their ideas of female embodiment include Isadora Duncan's dancing, and eurhythmics.
Despite the risque title (and no its not a Eurhythmics cover) its a wonderful track.