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Dalcroze Method Guide: 4 Principles of Eurhythmics

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 24, 2022 • 1 min read

Swiss composer and music educator Émile Jaques-Dalcroze believed that rhythmic movement is a critical component to both music-making and learning music. Using this guiding principle, he developed a form of music education now known as Dalcroze eurhythmics or the Dalcroze method.