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Miya Masaoka in conversation with Mark Laver

Mark Laver, Miya Masaoka

Published: 2012-02-23

VIDEO: Miya Masaoka sits down with ICASP post-doctoral fellow Mark Laver and discusses her process as an intermedial artist, past and present projects, and the tensions between improvisation and composition.

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So one of the things that improvisation has come to mean in the context of highly technological performance is that improvisation is the last claim to the legitimate presence of a human in the performance of music.

– Bob Ostertag