These are some notes I took in one of my ballet class combination logs. Sometimes I would write down corrections a teacher gave me that made a particular impact or really hit home, and sometimes I would write random thoughts about dancing and teaching.
- We gravitate toward certain teachers and techniques
- We learn by imitation
- Teachers can’t help but teach style; all are people with different personalities
- Think of the bones, and the muscles will automatically work
- Pelvis is the center–the largest complex of muscles are there