Contrast and Continuum Vol. 2 (Music For Creative Dance)

Brand: 

Item: #850220
In Stock, Ready to Ship!

$14.95

Quantity   
+ add to wishlist

Description

Contrast & Continuum Vol. II
Music for Creative Dance series
By Eric Chappelle
CD

Recordings of dance accompaniment music featuring contrasts in tempo, texture, and other musical elements which correspond to the elements of dance. Includes ideas for creative dance (by Anne Greene Gilbert) that coordinate with her book, Creative Dance for All Ages (item 805110, available separately).   

For all ages.   

Music:
Whales: alternating sections of music with no beat and music in 3/4 time.
Bee Beat: continuous up-tempo music in 4/4 time.
Checkerboard: theme & variations with pauses, with contrasting tempos & dynamics.
Weavers: continuous music in 4/4 time
Pizzah!: 8 count phrases that are repeated with a 4 count pause between phrases.
Pharaoh's Waltz: continuous music in 3/4 time.
Pathway Puzzle: 3 contrasting melodies, each ending with a falling effect.
Skippy Ska: swinging 4/4 piece in the Jamaican ska style.
Ski Reel: melody is Ross' Reel #4 - New England contra dance tune.
Pastorale: quiet, meditative vocal piece.
Caribbean Leaps: continuous up-tempo in 4/4.
Little Bolero: short bolero.
Travel Notes - a suite: American Fiddler, Andean Altitude, Saharan Campsite, Indian Incense, Balinese Mask, Koto Moment, Celtic Knot (world variations on a theme).
Circular Journey: narrative musical form suggesting moving from different emotions.
Potpourri 2: musical fragments from the previous pieces, with pauses between the sections.

Reviews

No reviews available.

Conversation

Start typing your question and we'll check if it was already asked and answered. Learn More
Why did you choose this?
West Music Store
I teach Children's Creative Dance and it sounded like a good selection of music.
Bethany K on Mar 18, 2013
Highly recommended by a music seminar instructor.
Naomi P on Jun 2, 2012
I teach Children's Creative Dance and it sounded like a good selection of music.
Bethany K on Mar 18, 2013
I use this music for movement time in my classroom.
Adrienne W on Sep 4, 2012
Highly recommended by a music seminar instructor.
Naomi P on Jun 2, 2012
Recommended for music and creative dance classes
Margaret K on Jan 2, 2012
I use this music for movement time in my classroom.
Adrienne W on Sep 4, 2012
Recommended for music and creative dance classes
Margaret K on Jan 2, 2012

Additional Resources

Request a catalog to be delivered to your door
REQUEST NOW
McAfee SECURE sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams