+20 Free Dance Books [PDF]



Dance is an artistic expression of relevance to all cultures of the world, so we could not fail to include it as a topic for our free collection. Delight yourself with our dance books in PDF format and thus begin your research on this interesting genre, which together with theater uses the body as a channel of expression.

If you are a dancer, choreographer or researcher of this art, you will want to consult books that give you a solid base to carry out a more in-depth study. This is why we encourage you to review this compilation of books on dance and thus begin the adventure that dance knowledge can give you.

Follow your passion for the world of dance, an art that uses the body as a wonderful means of expression of concepts, ideas, emotions, beliefs, as well as rhythms born of popular wisdom. Dance constitutes a part of the cultural heritage of peoples, in any of its genres and establishes a specific code for its communication to the public. From it are born from the most primitive forms, such as rituals, to the most delicate creations of the fine arts.

Coming from the viscera or the intellect, dance can be appreciated as an authentic manifestation of art in humanity. In the form of a piece or choreography, the dance work can reach the most intimate of the emotion of a spectator. It is in that connection where the artistic fact is consummated and unforgettable encounters are gestated, inside or outside the stage.

If you are passionate about this artistic manifestation full of beauty, do not hesitate to take a look at our collection of more than 20 books on dance in PDF format. From various authors, these books will help you to better immerse yourself in it, in a more structured way, with relevant information to start a deeper study and to know its history.

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Here we present our complete selection of Dance books:

#1. Music and Dance Forms of Movements author Kinga Révész–Kiszela y Eszter Boda | Source: Institute of Sport Science
#2. An introduction to Art of Dance author Peđa Jovičić | Source: Peđa Jovičić web
#3. Glossary of dance terminology author Academy of Orthopaedic Physical Therapy | Source: Academy of Orthopaedic Physical Therapy

Contemporary Dance Books:

#4. Exploring the abstract language of comtemporary dance in order to create emotional states/nuances author Csaba Steven Buday | Source: Queensland University of Technology QUT
#5. A Guide to Interpreting Contemporary Dance author Natalie Cenci | Source: SculptureCenter
#6. The Handy E-book of Contemporary Dance History author Creative Academy | Source: Creative Academy

Folkloric Dance Books:

#7. Folk Dance author Tallinna Ülikool | Source: Tallinna Ülikool
#8. Folk dance as a tool of mutual communication with regard to primary education author Miriam Uhrinová, Mária Kožuchová, Jozef Zentko | Source: Srce
#9. Dance: A Survey (2) Folk Dance Forms author CBSE Academic | Source: CBSE Academic
#10. The Folk Dances of Bengal author Gurusaday Dutt | Source: Ibiblio

Modern Dance Books:

#11. The Modern Dances author Caroline Walker | Source: Walter Nelson
#12. Modern Dance author The Chinese University of Hong Kong | Source: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
#13. The history of modern dance author Michelle Thompson, Frank Shott | Source: EducationCloset


Aerial Dance Books:

#14. Writing the aerial dancing body: a preliminary choreological investigation of the aesthetics and kinetics of the aerial dancing body author Shaun Albert Acker | Source: CORE COnnecting REpositories
#15. Aerial Dance: Under the Sea author Miranda Cooper | Source: University of South Florida St. Petersburg
#16. Appendix № 2 compulsory exercises Aerial hoop author International Air Athletics Association | Source: International Air Athletics Association

Arabic Dance / Belly Dance Books:

#17. Belly dance student guide author Shemiran Ibrahim | Source: Static1.1.sqspcdn.com
#18. Ariana’s Warm Up Guide For Belly Dancers author Ariana | Source: Learn Belly Dance With Ariana
#19. 10-Minute Workout: Belly-Dance Away Ab Flab author Jocelyn Anderson | Source: Healthier Michigan
#20. Transformation in Belly Dance: Movement, Rhythm, Ritual, and Connection author Hillary Elise Posey | Source: Sarah Lawrence College
#21. The Global Transformation of Belly Dancing author Ashley M. Popp, Chia-Ju Yen | Source: Sciendo
#22. Beyond the Belly: An Appraisal of Middle Eastern Dance (aka Belly Dance) as Leisure author Angela M. Moe | Source: Western Michigan University
#23. Belly Dance as a Means of Dance Therapy for Survivors of Sexual Assault author Nadia De Leon | Source: Western Kentucky University

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