Improv Game of the Day: Interval Accompaniment

2 players. Player One solos. Player Two builds an accompaniment out of two notes, i.e. one interval...

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Improv Quote of the Day: All You Need Is Tshikona

Improv Quote of the Day: All You Need Is Tshikona

Tshikona is lwa-ha-masia-khali-i-tshi-vhila, "the time when people rush to the scene of the dance ...

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Tag: improv-quote, john-blacking, south-africa, tshikona

Challenge to You (and to me) - Classical Improv Videos

I have a great idea whose time is overdue: making YouTube videos of improv games from my book. It'...

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Tag: classical-improvisation, improv, improv-videos-2, improvisation, improvisation-games-for-classical-musicians, youtube

Soundpainting No. 39: Metric Modulation

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Tag: evan-mazunik, soundpainting

Ideas! Cool stuff! New Tomorrows!

Ideas! Cool stuff! New Tomorrows!

Yeah, yeah, I know, this blog is supposed to be about classical improv, etc., but I am a big fan o...

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Tag: 999-ideas, creative-thinking, creativity, ideas, innovation, michael-michalko