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Sounding Truth to Power: Jazz Improvisation, Black Mobility, and Resources for Hope

On Thursday, November 18th, 2010, Ajay Heble presents the 2010 Kenneth Peacock Lecture, "Sounding Truth to Power: Jazz Improvisation, Black Mobility, and Resources for Hope".

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The 2010 Kenneth Peacock Lecture, University of Toronto
Ajay Heble
"Sounding Truth to Power: Jazz Improvisation, Black Mobility, and Resources for Hope"
Thursday November 18, 2010, 3: 30 pm
Dining Hall, 90 Wellesley Street (followed by reception in the Faculty of Music)

Improvisation implies a deep connection between the personal and the communal, self and world. A “good” improviser successfully navigates musical and institutional boundaries and the desire for self-expression, pleasing not only herself but the listener as well.

– Rob Wallace