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PANEL: Community Engaged Pedagogy

David Dove, Joe Sorbara, Paul Watkins, Scott Thomson

Published: 2013-05-23

In a panel hosted by Paul Watkins, artists Scott Thomson, David Dove, and Joe Sorbara offer their perspectives on the community impacts of their practices - including performance, teaching, and community engagement. This panel took place at the Summit on Improvisation, Pedagogy, and Community Impact in May, 2013.

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  • Summit_2013_Day_1_Panel_1_full.mp4

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Improvisation is, simply put, being and living this very moment. No one can hide in music, and improvising in music is to be truly in this very moment and being completely yourself, with all your qualities and faults. It is probably the most honest state for a human being to be in.

– John McLaughlin in an interview with Daniel Fischlin.