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n. (used with a sing. verb)
Variant of eurythmics.


(juːˈrɪðmɪks) or


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


(yʊˈrɪð mɪks, yə-)

n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
the art of interpreting through bodily movement the rhythms of improvised music.
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"


[juːˈrɪðmɪks] NSINGeuritmia f


n singEurhythmie f
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Other influences on their ideas of female embodiment include Isadora Duncan's dancing, and eurhythmics.
The school also offers a variety of highly acclaimed non-degree programs, such as the Performance Residency Program, the Artist Diploma Program, Dalcroze Eurhythmics, Piano Pedagogy, Advanced Flute Studies, Orff Schulwerk and Music Education programs.
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She begins by noting that Brecht inherited the concept of movement rooted in music from Dalcrozian eurhythmics, via Meyerhold's biomechanics, and argues that there is even a parallel between Wagner's view that gesture was "the generative kernel from which both melody and speech rhythm should grow" and Brecht's concept.
As a recipient of a 2008 Piano Technicians Guild Teacher Education Scholarship, I had the pleasure of attending the 33rd Summer Dalcroze Eurhythmics Workshop at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
In my doctoral program I elected a course in Dalcroze Eurhythmics in which the class spent most of its time on its feet moving about the room to music.
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