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ROUNDTABLE: Crisis in New Music? Vanishing Venues and the Future of Experimentalism in New York City

Tamar Barzel, John Brackett, Marc Ribot

Published: 2007-09-06

VIDEO: Three speakers participate in a roundtable discussion on the future of experimental music in New York City. TEXT: An abstract and biography for each of the speakers.VIDEO: Three speakers participate in a roundtable discussion on the future of experimental music in New York City. TEXT: An abstract and biography for each of the speakers.

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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