Author: richard

Sounding at jams

I often play live music at jams. I’ve done a lot of it, actually; I’ve been improvising on my instrument for contact dancers for over 9 years, and have been an official musician at several large festivals. Something that I’ve…

Reading List

I’ve created a reading list of writings on CI freely and easily available on the Web. Many of these are “original sources” — that is, writings on CI by major figures in the history of the form, explaining their viewpoints…

Buffalo class postscript

There are a few major topics that I didn’t cover in my Sunday class. I wanted to mention them here briefly. I would try to cover some of these if I came back and taught another class: floor work: rolling…

When I’ll be posting

Dear readers, You may be wondering how often I plan to update this and when, exactly, new content will be appearing. For now, I’m going to try for weekly Monday updates. I’ve got a post planned for Monday, July 5…

Fundamentals class footnotes

If you took my class on Saturday, 2010/6/19, there are few things that we didn’t have time to cover that are worth mentioning: Weight modulation We emphasized weight-sharing and feeling the ground under your partner’s feet through the point of…