Contributor biographical information for Toward center : the art of being for musicians, actors, dancers, and teachers / James Jordan, Nova Thomas ; foreword by James Conlon.

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James Jordan is the author of 18 books and recordings, including The Choral Warm-Up, Evoking Sound, and The Musician’s Walk. He is the senior conductor at the Westminster Choir College of Rider University in Princeton, New Jersey. He lives in Yardley, Pennsylvania. Nova Thomas is an internationally acclaimed soprano, director of the music theater program at Rider University, and the chair of the voice and speech program at the New School for Drama of the New School University in New York. She lives in New York City. James Conlon is an opera and orchestra conductor and the Los Angeles Opera’s Richard Seaver Music Director. He lives in Los Angeles.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Centering (Psychology)
Body-mind centering.
Self-actualization (Psychology)
Performing arts -- Study and teaching -- United States.