Body Learning: The Alexander Technique

Body Learning: The Alexander Technique


Latest Episodes

An Alexander Technique teacher and teacher-trainer talks about his lessons with Margaret Goldie
May 21, 2021

Anthony Kingsley, an Alexander Technique teacher and teacher trainer in London, England, talks with Robert Rickover about his lessons with Margaret Goldie, (often referred to “Miss Goldie”), one of F. M. Alexander’s early assistants. Anthony's websit

Margaret Goldie's approach to Alexander Technique Inhibition
May 19, 2021

Penelope Easten, an Alexander Technique teacher in County Clare, Ireland, talks with Robert Rickover about why Miss Goldie viewed inhibition as primary to directing. She emphasized the importance of stopping as it allows a moment of true choice. Penelope

Chakra Healing Therapy and the Alexander Technique
April 14, 2021

Glen Park, an Alexander Technique teacher in England talks with Robert Rickover about how Chaka Healing and the Alexander Technique can complement one another. Glen Park's latest book is: "Chakra Healing Therapy; Awaken Spiritual Energies and He

Margaret Goldie’s teaching, and how F M Alexander developed the Alexander Technique - Part 7
April 14, 2021

Penelope Easten, an Alexander Technique teacher in County Clare, Ireland, talks with Robert Rickover about the key differences between what Alexander and Miss Goldie were doing, and the modern Alexander technique as we know it. Although what has come down

Margaret Goldie’s teaching and how F M Alexander developed the Alexander Technique - Part 2
April 14, 2021

Penelope Easten, an Alexander Technique teacher in County Clare, Ireland, talks with Robert Rickover about why Miss Goldie was so angry, and isolated herself from the mainstream Alexander Technique training school approach. Penelope’s book, “The Alexander

Margaret Goldie’s teaching, and how F M Alexander developed the Alexander Technique - Part 5
April 14, 2021

This podcast is taken from the original video: https://youtu.be/spQ1uQLkZto Penelope Easten, an Alexander Technique teacher in County Clare, Ireland, talks with Robert Rickover about working without hands or online, which we were always told was impossib

Margaret Goldie’s teaching, and how F M Alexander developed the Alexander Technique - Part 4
April 14, 2021

Penelope Easten, an Alexander Technique teacher in County Clare, Ireland, talks with Robert Rickover about working without hands or online, which we were always told was impossible. To do this, one needs to sidestep faulty sensory perception, and there ar

Margaret Goldie’s teaching and how F M Alexander developed the Alexander Technique - Part 1
April 14, 2021

Penelope Easten, an Alexander Technique teacher in County Clare, Ireland, talks with Robert Rickover about how she came to have lessons with Margaret Goldie (often referred to “Miss Goldie”), one of F. M. Alexander’s early assistants, and how her lessons

Margaret Goldie’s teaching, and how F M Alexander developed the Alexander Technique - Part 6
April 14, 2021

Penelope Easten, an Alexander Technique teacher in County Clare, Ireland, talks with Robert Rickover about why Miss Goldie emphasised always that teachers should have strong backs. Penelope’s book, “The Alexander Technique: 12 Fundamentals of Integrated M

Margaret Goldie’s teaching and how F M Alexander developed the Alexander Technique - Part 3
April 14, 2021

Penelope Easten, an Alexander Technique teacher in County Clare, Ireland, talks with Robert Rickover about how the Alexander technique began, the influence of Delsarte, and the development of hands on work. Penelope’s book, “The Alexander Technique: 12 Fu