A Research Day on Improvised Music
Kingston University, London
Wednesday 6th April 2011
10:30am – 6:00pm, Concert 6:30pm
The Department of Music at Kingston University presents a research day on improvised music, with special guests Evan Parker and Bennett Hogg. The programme includes presentations, demonstrations and workshops by researchers and practitioners in a range of fields, from jazz to free improvisation, acoustic performance to laptop music and live electronics, and new theoretical perspectives on spontaneous music making. The event will culminate in a concert of improvised music, featuring the eminent saxophonist, Evan Parker.
Keynote Speakers: Evan Parker & Bennett Hogg
Also presentations by Meredith White, Helen Julia Minors, John Ferguson, The Splice Girls (Manuella Blackburn & Diana Salazar), Jane Masters, and David Hackbridge Johnson amongst others…
Venue: Coombehurst Studio, Kingston Hill, Kingston upon Thames, KT2 7LB.
(25 minutes from Central London by train.)
£10 Entry to all events (£2.50 for students).