Daily Archives: December 4, 2020

The Pioneers of Postmodern Dance, 60 Years Later

Yvonne Rainer “On a mid-December morning at her home studio, which is perched on a wooded hill near Mount Tamalpais in Marin County, Calif., the 98-year-old dance artist Anna Halprin was leading a movement class. ‘Think about positive and negative … Continue reading

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Chicago/The Blues/Today! (1966/67)

“In early 1966, blues history was made with the issuance of a three-volume set of new recordings produced by blues historian Samuel Charters. This series was known as Chicago/The Blues/Today! and the release sent shock waves through the world of … Continue reading

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