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Improviser-in-Residence Launch: Highlights

Kimber Sider

Published: 2013-05-25

VIDEO: Clips highlighting the launch of the 2013 ICASP Improviser-in-Residence, Rich Marsella. The clips include an interview between Rich Marsella and Jane Bunnett, conducted by Ajay Heble; an introduction by Ajay Heble; and a concert by Friendly Rich and Lollipop People.

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  • Summit_2013_improviser_in_residence_highlights.mp4

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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