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(Paralyzed on One) Sideman: Disability Studies Meets Jazz, through the Hands of Horace Parlan

Alex Lubet

Published: 2010-12-06

This is the keynote address given by Alex Lubet, University of Minnesota, and introduced by Sherrie Tucker, at the Guelph Jazz Festival Colloquium on September 9, 2010.

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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