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PANEL 3A: Transcultural Encounters and Mixed Media

Guelph Jazz Festival, ICASP

Published: 2014-08-19

A conference panel that was presented as part of the 2013 Guelph Jazz Festival Colloquium. Moderator: Nick Loess
• Kevin McNeilly (Department of English, University of British Columbia), “Carnets de Routes Improvisées: Transcultural Encounters in the work of Guy Le Querrec and the Romano-Sclavis-Texier Trio”
• Alan Stanbridge (Department of Arts, Culture, and Media, University of Toronto at Scarborough), “All the Rest is Propaganda: Jazz, Class, and Race in British New Wave Cinema”

Available Files

  • GJFC_2013_Panel_3A_full_Transcultural_Encounters_edited.mp4

    599 MB | video/mp4


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