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PANEL: Recording Technologies and Reception

Michael Spencer, Alan Stanbridge

Published: 2011-09-07

Michael Spencer discusses the rise of Jazz radio alongside the boom of hi-fi jazz music, the roles of advertising and the implications and receptions of such new technologies. Alan Stanbridge explores what it means to record music, specifically the seemingly paradoxical nature of recording improvised music.

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Musical improvisation is a crucial model for political, cultural, and ethical dialogue and action.

– Ajay Heble