An Introduction to the Alexander Technique: Marjorie Barstow [video]

by Witold Fitz-Simon Senior Alexander Technique teacher Marjorie Bartsow (1899-1995) was a graduate of F. M. Alexander's first teacher training in 1933. Born in the United States, she returned to the US after finishing her training, and eventually settled and established her teaching practice in her home town of Lincoln, Nebraska.

This video from 182 was made when Barstow was 83. In it she talks about her introduction to the Technique and how she came to meet F. M. Alexander.

[author] [author_image timthumb='on'][/author_image] [author_info]WITOLD FITZ-SIMON has been a student of the Alexander Technique since 2007. He is certified to teach the Technique as a graduate of the American Center for the Alexander Technique’s 1,600-hour, three year training program. A student of yoga since 1993 and a teacher of yoga since 2000, Witold combines his extensive knowledge of the body and its use into intelligent and practical instruction designed to help his students free themselves of ineffective and damaging habits of body, mind and being. <a href=""></a>[/author_info] [/author]