“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Vienna in Innenstadt, Wien, Austria

Emile Jacques-Dalcroze

1865 - 1950

Emile Jacques-Dalcroze Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 15, 2017
1. Emile Jacques-Dalcroze Marker
Komponist, Pianist, Pädagoge und Begründer der Rhythmik

Er wurde im diesen Haus geboren und lebte hier bis 1875. Seine Methode beruht auf der Erziehung zur Musik und durch Musik. Rhythmik vereint Musik und Bewegung und ist in künstlerischen, pädagogischen und therapeutischen Bereich weltweit wirksam.

"Der Rhythmus ist die Quelle aller Künste"

[English translation:]
Composer, pianist, educator and founder of Eurhythmics

He was born here and lived in this house until 1875. His methods are based on education in music and through music. Eurhythmics unites music and movement and is effective in the arts, pedagogy and therapeutics world-wide.

"Rhythm is the source of all the arts"

Location. 48° 12.697′ N, 16° 22.057′ E. Marker is in Vienna, Wien, in Innenstadt. Marker is on Am Hof just south of Faerbergasse, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Am Hof 8, Vienna, Wien 1010, Austria.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Der Wiener Feuerwehr / The Vienna Fire Department (a few steps from this marker); Türkenkugel / The Turkish Ball
Emile Jacques-Dalcroze Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 15, 2017
2. Emile Jacques-Dalcroze Marker - Wide View
The marker is visible here on the lower left corner of the building.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Pope Innocent XII (Antonio Pignatelli) (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Henry Dunant and the Red Cross (about 120 meters away); Mahnmal für die österreichischen jüdischen Opfer der Schoah / Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial (about 150 meters away); Hans Christian Andersen (about 150 meters away); Mozart Lived Here (about 180 meters away); Roman Ruins (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vienna.
Also see . . .  Émile Jaques-Dalcroze. "Émile Jaques-Dalcroze (July 6, 1865 – July 1, 1950) was an Austrian composer, musician and music educator who developed Dalcroze Eurhythmics, a method of learning and experiencing music through movement. Dalcroze eurhythmics influenced Carl Orff's pedagogy, used in music education throughout the United States." (Submitted on July 5, 2017.) 
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