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Making the Changes: Ethics and the Improvising Business

ICASP Symposium December 2, 2011 in Guelph. Please join us for the symposium, Making the Changes: Ethics and the Improvising Business, which explores the intersection of business management, improvised music, and social ethics. The symposium brings together leaders in the fields of cultural studies, management, ethnomusicology, business ethics, and music performance to address issues that emerge from the intersection of improvisation and business management. Includes evening performances and book launch.

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Improvisation is, simply put, being and living this very moment. No one can hide in music, and improvising in music is to be truly in this very moment and being completely yourself, with all your qualities and faults. It is probably the most honest state for a human being to be in.

– John McLaughlin in an interview with Daniel Fischlin.