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Laban dance notation system

[ lah-buhn, ley- ]
/ ˈlɑ bən, ˈleɪ- /
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noun
a system of movement notation, using symbols on a staff, that records the parts of a dancer's body, direction inspace, dynamics, and tempo for all kinds of movement: used to record and reconstruct forms of dance and movement.
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Also called la·ba·no·ta·tion [lah-buh-noh-tey-shuhn, ley-]. /ˌlɑ bə noʊˈteɪ ʃən, ˌleɪ-/.

Origin of Laban dance notation system

After dance theorist Rudolf Laban (1879–1958), born in Slovakia, who devised it

Words nearby Laban dance notation system

laari, laat lammetjie , lab, La Baie, Laban, Laban dance notation system, labarum, labdanum, Labe, labefaction, label
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