Writing/Essay/Journal
What is your definition of a composer? How about a choreographer? When movement overlaps with sound, is it dance? Is it music? Or has it become something else entirely? What other forms of art lend themselves to overlapping in this way? Also, how could Childs’ art be used to bring people together? How is the concept of scale addressed in this piece? Some of the artists don’t directly address scale, but it is still present in their work.

Activity
Create your own body percussion piece. “Sight of Hand” was created combining clapping games, hambone (rhythmic slapping of hands and the body), and baseball signals. What could you combine?