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PANEL: Venues, Institutions, Publics

Fabien Barontini, Tamas Dobozy, John Maclean

Published: 2009-09-09

VIDEO: Three talks are given by a panel of presenters on topics surrounding the relationship between improvisation and public institutions and venues. Tamas Dobozy: "Cecil Taylor Comes to Alice Tully Hall." John Maclean: "The Open Council: What is the Potential of a Self-institution to Provide Alternative Institutional Framing Devices to Contextualize Critical Art Practice?" Fabien Barontini: "Improvised Music and the French Cultural Establishment." TEXT: Abstracts and biographies for the panelists.

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There is a curious yet enormously fruitful duality in the way that improvisation plays on our expectations and perspectives.

– Tracey Nicholls