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Six Action Ideas to Full-bodied Rhythm Making: Idea 3

First things first, Happy New Year!! Jump Rhythm had a monumental year in 2012 – most notably, the highest ever enrollment at our Summer Intensive, launching our new logo and website, self-producing our fall season of shows at Stage 773, … Continue reading

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Jump Rhythm at the Kennedy Center

Last weekend, Jump Rhythm had the honor of traveling to Washington, D.C., to perform in JUBA! Masters of Tap and Percussive Dance. We were invited by Lane Alexander and Chicago Human Rhythm Project, and we shared the stage with the … Continue reading

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Six Action Ideas: Reflections on “Clear Rhythmic Accents”

When first presented with this Action Idea I was certain that I knew all there was to know about making clear rhythmic accents, as I’ve played music and danced for as long as I can remember.  As I’ve worked with … Continue reading

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Six Action Ideas to Full-bodied Rhythm Making: Idea 2

This fall, we’re continuing to explore Billy’s unique fundamentals of the Jump Rhythm Technique, which we call our “Jump Rhythm Technique® Six Action-ideas.”  The second action-idea, “Making clear rhythmic accents” goes hand in hand with, and builds upon, our first … Continue reading

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