An interview with choreographer Merce Cunningham
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Choreographer Merce Cunningham explains his understanding of dance and composition. Although his intention is that dance exists as movement in time and space, he expresses his views on the role of the audience and their freedom to place meaning on his work. He describes how he works with music and h More…is relationship with composers. While these may seem random there is a purpose in his method. Cunningham's use of chance choreography is also touched upon.