This early work, originally published in 1913, details Jaques-Dalcroze s approach to music education. A fascinating read for the professional and amateur musician alike, containing much information that is still useful and practical for the music teacher today. Extensively illustrated with full page black and white photographs and diagrams. Contents Include: Note: John W. Harvey; The Educational Significance of Hellerau; Rhythm as a Factor in Education; From Lectures and Addresses; The Method: Growth and Practice; Lessons at Hellerau; Life at Hellerau; The Value of Eurhythmics to Art. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.