8. Ara Guzelimian: How dance makes you hear music differently

WHAT’S IN THIS VIDEO: Good dance can be a conduit to understand good music. Choreography is visual information. Choreographers like George Balanchine or Mark Morris — who respond directly to the music with their dance — can visually inform the ear to certain symmetry, musical phrasings or emotional turns in the work of Lou Harrison or Igor Stravinsky that a listener might have missed otherwise. 

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