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REVIEW: The Grateful Dead In Concert: Essays on Live Improvisation

Melvin Backstrom

Published: 2010-12-06

Melvin Backstrom reviews this collection of essays edited by Jim Tuedio and Stan Spector.

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...the innovative working models of improvisation developed by creative practitioners have helped to promote a dynamic exchange of cultural forms, and to encourage new, socially responsive forms of community building across national, cultural, and artistic boundaries.

– Ajay Heble