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PANEL: Improvisation, Text, and Media

Guelph Jazz Festival Colloquium 2010

Published: 2011-07-27

Three panelists present papers on the theme Improvisation, Text, & Media. Nicholas Loess: "Cameras on Standby Indefinitely: The Body in Video"; Michael Mackenzie: "Jazz, Public Television and Cosmopolitanism"; Jaime Brenes Reyes: "Improvisation as a Writing Technique in Cortazar's Hopscotch, Or How Julio invites the Reader to Play Along"

Available Files

  • panel_improv_text_media.mp4

    450 MB | video/mp4


...partly because I know that’s the only way that we could solve a creative problem [using improvisation with children ranging in abilities] and what doesn’t work is trying to impose a template on the students who are not able to respond to that template.

– Pauline Oliveros (in working with Abilities First)