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Performing Arts Medicine News Vol. 3 No. 2

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Material type: 
AT Focus: 
Alexander Technique
1995
Format: 
Booklet
Size: 
210 x 148 mm.
Language: 
English
Mouritz Bibliography
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Biblio ID: 
BAP995JE9
Base ID: 
BAP995JE9
Short Description: 
Contains the lectures from BAPAM’s conference on the Alexander Technique’s relevance to performing arts medicine
Mouritz description: 
Contains the lectures from BAPAM’s conference (4 March 1995) on the Alexander Technique’s relevance to performing arts medicine: ‘The value of the Alexander Technique’ by Patrick Maddams of Royal Academy of Music, ‘Not Just ‘Posture’ ’ by Dr. M. Wohl, ‘Making Sense of our Senses’ by J. Saunderson, ‘AT and the Singing Voice’ by G. Macdonald, ‘A Pianist’s View’ by N. Ben-Or, ‘The effect of AT lessons on music performance in high and low stress situations’ by E. Valentine Ph.D., ‘AT and the Dancer’ by P. Richmond, ‘The nature and behaviour of postural support systems and improvement of their performance by a rational approach’ by K. Ballard Ph.D. They are useful examples of presenting the Technique to a medical audience. Of 47 pages, 30 pages are on the Technique.