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Dance 140, 240R, 241R: Contemporary Dance: Merce Cunningham

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Website: Merce Cunningham Trust                                Books and DVDs for Merce Cunningham:    MD 1785 .C86

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This videotape is an introduction to a number of the elements that comprise the basis of Cunningham Technique ©. Exercises and movement combinations are demonstrated by dancers in rehearsal and actual classes. Merce Cunningham's narration provides an explanation of each exercise and insight into his movement style.