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Panel: Improvisation and Ethnomusicology Pedagogy


Published: 2013-05-24

VIDEO: Paper presentations for the panel on Improvisation and Ethnomusicology Pedagogy. Panelists include, Scott Currie (University of Minnesota), Kyra Gaunt (CUNY Baruch), Gabriel Solis (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Howard Spring (University of Guelph). The panel is chaired by Mark Laver. This panel is hosted at the Boarding House for the Arts (6 Dublin St., Guelph).

Available Files

  • Summit_2013_Panel_Improvisation_and_Ethnomusicology_Pedagogy_full.mp4

    1267 MB | video/mp4


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