ERIC Number: ED311024
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Dance Technology. Current Applications and Future Trends.
Gray, Judith A., Ed.
Original research is reported on image digitizing, robot choreography, movement analysis, databases for dance, computerized dance notation, and computerized lightboards for dance performance. Articles in this publication are as follows: (1) "The Evolution of Dance Technology" (Judith A. Gray); (2) "Toward a Language for Human Movement" (Thomas W. Calvert); (3) "A Computational Alternative to Effort Notation" (Norman I. Badler); (4) "Programming a Robot to Dance" (Margo K. Apostolos); (5) "The Use of a Motion Detector in Dance Instruction and Performance" (Alice Trexler, Ronald K. Thornton); (6) "Kahnotation: Computerized Notation for Tap Dance" (Stanley Kahn); (7) "A Computerized Procedure for Recording and Analyzing Dance Teacher Mobility" (Judith A. Gray); (8) "A Computer Program for the Entry of Benesh Movement Notation" (Fred M. Hagist, George Politis); (9) "A Computer-Assisted Investigation into the Effects of Heel Contact in Ballet Allegros" (Paula A. Dozzi); (10) "A Computerized Methodology Using Laban Movement Analysis To Determine Movement Profiles in Dance" (Mary A. Brennen, and others); (11) "The Computerized Production of Educational Material on Benesh Movement Notation" (Rhonda S. Ryman, Robyn Hughes-Ryman); (12) "Absolute (0,0,0): Dance Influenced by Technological Environments and Computers" (Dianna L. Petty); (13) "Capturing and Processing Dance Images with Computers" (Judith A. Gray); (14) "Computerized Lighting Design for Dance: An Interview with David Elliot" (Judith A. Gray); and (15) "The University's Role in the Future of Dance Technology" (Judith A. Gray). (JD)
Descriptors: Computer Graphics, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Simulation, Computers, Dance, Research Methodology
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Publications, P.O. Box 704, 9 Jay Gould Court, Waldorf, MD 20604 ($20.00 plus $2.50 shipping and handling).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. National Dance Association.