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PERFORMANCE: Ah Raza! The Making of an American Artist

Gaelyn Aguilar, Gustavo Aguilar

Published: 2009-09-09

A video recording of a multimedia performative ethnography.

Available Files

  • Ah_Raza_highlights.mp4

    56 MB | video/mp4

  • Ah_Raza_Performance_bios.pdf

    62 KB | application/pdf

  • Ah_Raza_full.mp4

    362 MB | video/mp4


Improvisation implies a deep connection between the personal and the communal, self and world. A “good” improviser successfully navigates musical and institutional boundaries and the desire for self-expression, pleasing not only herself but the listener as well.

– Rob Wallace