delsarte system

Delsarte method

noun
a theory or system devised by François Delsarte for improving musical and dramatic expression through the mastery of various bodily attitudes and gestures.
Also called Delsarte system.
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Delsarte system (ˈdɛlsɑːt)
 
n
a method of teaching drama and dancing based on the exercises of Alexandre Delsarte (1811--71), famous teacher at the Paris Conservatoire

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