Semester Course in Improvisation for Classical Musicians

The first time I gave a semester course in improvisation for classical (traditionally trained) music...

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Tag: classical-improvisation, improv, improvisation, listening, percussion, semester-course-in-improvisation, teaching-improvisation

Improv Quote of the Day: Improvise, improvise, improvise!

Improv Quote of the Day: Improvise, improvise, improvise!

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="240"] (Photo credit: smithi1)[/caption] My best recommenda...

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Tag: edwin-gordon, improv-quote, music-education

Improvisation Principles 1

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="246"] Improvisation, c.1915-1916[/caption] Assorted prin...

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Tag: classical-improvisation, improv-tips, improvisation, improvisation-principles

Improv Quote of the Day: Making Sense

Improv Quote of the Day: Making Sense

A musician playing popular genres is much less inclined to play something which is incomprehensibl...

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Tag: classical-improvisation, improv-tips, improvisation, improvisation-principles

Soundpainting #16: Initiation/Mystery

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=325qyiJ3lFM&w=420&h=315]...

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Tag: evan-mazunik, soundpainting