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PANEL: Teaching Improvisation


Published: 2013-05-23

VIDEO: Paper presentations given as part of the panel on Teaching Improvisation. The panelists include Tanya Kalmanovitch (New England Conservatory), Kathryn Ladano (York University), William Parker (bassist, composer, improviser – New York), Jesse Stewart (Carleton University), and David Lee as chair.

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  • Summit_2013_Day_1_Panel_Teaching_Improvisation_full.mp4

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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