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Improvisation, Correlation, and Vibration: An Interview with Steve Coleman

Johannes Völz

Published: 2006-12-02

While working on a study on the relation between improvisation and language (Depth and Indebtedness: Jazz, Improvisation, Language, 2007), the interviewer asked saxophonist Steve Coleman to participate in a Berlin-New York phone interview.

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Musical improvisation is a crucial model for political, cultural, and ethical dialogue and action.

– Ajay Heble