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REVIEW: Creative Life: Music, Politics, People, and Machines

Rob Wallace

Published: 2010-12-06

Rob Wallace reviews "Creative Life: Music, Politics, People, and Machines," a collection of essays and profiles by and about the artwork of Bob Ostertag and his contemporaries.

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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