Walter Carrington Interview

Walter Carrington in conversation with Ruth Patterson

Walter Carrington was trained by FM Alexander, here he recalls FM’s teaching and personality and provides a fascinating insight into the early history of the Technique.

This is one of three interviews about the Alexander Technique made by Ruth Patterson in 1987. Ruth was a radio producer and recorded them at the instigation of her mother Amy Patterson, an Alexander teacher who had a wide-ranging library on the Technique. The recordings were overlooked for many years and only came to light on Amy’s death in 2016. Ruth Patterson has now donated them to the Trust so they can reach a wider audience. With thanks to Ruth for her work and generosity, and the late David Reed for editing the recordings. All recordings © FM Alexander Trust 2019

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Posted on 17 October 2021