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PANEL: Instruments, Bodies, Voices

Louise Campbell, Scott Herder, Megan Parent

Published: 2010-09-08

VIDEO: A panel discussing various topics on the body and improvisation. Louise Campbell presents a paper called, "Move and Be Moved: Improvisatory Movement Practices for Musicians". Megan Parent presents a paper entitled: "Teaching Music in Ontario: Ways to Satisfy the Ministry Expectations using Improvisation". Scott Herder presents a paper entitled: "Improvising Culture and the Body's Instruments".

Available Files

  • instruments_bodies_voices_full.mp4

    334 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