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Day 1: Highlights

Kimber Sider

Published: 2013-05-23

VIDEO: Highlights from the first day of the Summit on Improvisation Pedagogy and Community Impact. The video takes brief clips from the Panel on Community Engaged Pedagogy (with Paul Watkins, David Dove, Joe Sorbara and Scott Thomson), the panel on Teaching Improvisation (with David Lee, Tanya Kalmanovitch, Kathryn Ladano, William Parker, and Jesse Stewart), and from the workshop and concert by William Parker with the Guelph Youth Jazz Ensemble and the University of Guelph Contemporary Music Ensemble.

Available Files

  • Summit_2013_Day_1_Highlights.mp4

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...partly because I know that’s the only way that we could solve a creative problem [using improvisation with children ranging in abilities] and what doesn’t work is trying to impose a template on the students who are not able to respond to that template.

– Pauline Oliveros (in working with Abilities First)