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PANEL: Improvising Machines, Improvisational Software, and Sampling

Eric Lewis, Michael Pelz-Sherman

Published: 2011-09-07

Eric Lewis and Michael Pelz-Sherman present on technological change in regards to topics including sampling and musical software, and agency.

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  • improvising_machines_full.mp4

    576 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