2017 Guelph Jazz Fest – Program + Podcasts

Guelph Jazz Festival Artistic Director Scott Thomson has produced the first and second in a series of ten podcasts in the countdown to the 2017 festival.

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Improvisation and Global Sites of Difference, Vol 11, No 1-2

A special double issue of Critical Studies in Improvisation / Études critiques en improvisation – “Improvisation and Global Sites of Difference” has just been released.

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Improvisation as a strengths-based approach

The Community Improv workshop series conducted by IICSI Researchers Dr. Rebecca Caines and Dr. Michelle Stewart was featured in the Whitehorse Daily Star.

Marianne Trudel

Still Listening: Pauline Oliveros Commemoration

Still Listening was a three-day conference of talks and concerts that took place at the Institute for the Public Life of Arts and Ideas (IPLAI McGill), in Montreal June 1-3, 2017.

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How to Play Your World

This unusual manual celebrates noise in the classroom, in the streets, and on the air. Squeezing sound out of just about anything, How to Play Your World is the perfect cookbook for any musical anarchist.

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Now in Print! Classroom Action

Classroom Action explores what it might mean for teachers and students to reach outside the walls of the classroom to establish meaningful connections between the ideas and theories they have learned, and the broader community beyond campus.

Kimberly Drew

June 2017, Short Takes…

IICSI’s “Short Takes…” news from the world of Improvisation, from the June 2017 edition of Improv Notes.

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Congratulations to David Lee!

Please join the IICSI in offering our hearty congratulations to David Lee on his successful PhD defence on June 14, 2017!

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Still Listening – An Exhibit of Works in Honour of Pauline Oliveros

Still Listening, an exhibition of 87 commissioned scores in honour of the life and work of Pauline Oliveros, opens Thursday, June 1 at the McGill Music Library.

Lisa Odjig

May 2017 Short Takes…

Short Takes news from the world of improvisation from the May 2017 edition of Improv Notes: Lines of Flight: Improvisation, Hope and Refuge, The 4th Annual Something Else! Festival of Creative Music, Groningen Vocal Exploration Choir & more…

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