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IICSI postdoc Teresa Connors at rOGUE Gallery

IICSI Postdoctoral Fellow, Teresa Connors’ exhibition Patterns opens Friday, April 26 at rOGUE Gallery in St. John’s Newfoundland!  


Short Takes – ImprovNotes April 2019

ImprovNotes Short Takes : Canadians in Europe, Pauline Oliveros: Still Listening in Kingston, Dædalus: Why Jazz Still Matters and the new journal Jazz Education in Research and Practice.


ImprovNotes March 2019 Short Takes

Short Takes news from the March 2019 edition of ImprovNotes, the IICSI’s monthly newsletter.

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IICSI Welcomes Marie Zimmerman

IICSI is proud to announce that Dr. Marie Zimmerman has joined the IICSI staff team in Guelph in the part-time role of Community Engagement Officer, Research and Partnerships.

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Join IICSI in the Gaspésie!

We are pleased to announce two exciting events taking place this August in Gaspé, Quebec: Musical Improvisation at Land’s End / Coin-du-Banc en folie and the Summer Institute for Critical Studies in Improvisation!


ImprovNotes February 2019 Short Takes

Short Takes news from the February 2019 edition of ImprovNotes, the IICSI’s monthly newsletter.

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ImprovLab Renderings

Renderings of the vision for the IICSI’s new ImprovLab, a research and performance facility at the University of Guelph by Diamond Schmitt Architects.

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January 2019 ImprovNotes – Short Takes

Inside the January 2019 edition of ImprovNotes: A Night at the Museum, CFPs, Issue 12.2 of Critical Studies in Improvisation, IICSI Postdoctoral Fellowships for 2019-2020, Maxine Gordon Authors Sophisticated Giant, Sound It Out, Short Takes and so much more!

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ISIM 11th Festival & Conference – New Website & Travel Info

AUGSBURG UNIVERSITY Minneapolis, Minnesota USA May 16-19, 2019 The International Society for Improvised Music (ISIM) is pleased to announce that their 11th Festival and Conference will take place Thursday, May 16, 2019, through Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Augsburg University in Minneapolis, Minnesota USA. They emerge from a two-year hiatus with great enthusiasm for the…

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Night at the Museum

Join us Friday, January 18, for Night at the Museum, at the Art Gallery of Guelph.  Come enjoy a night filled with music, dance, performances and lively talks by members of the College of Arts! Featuring: Mosaic Music Theatre and Performance Lab DIRECTOR: Marion Samuel-Stevens John Walsh “How Greed and Snobbery Accidentally Made a Masterpiece”…

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