Vol 9, No 2 (2013)

Table of Contents


Improvisation's Ebb and Flow PDF HTML
Frederique Arroyas


Living With the I-Word: Improvisation and its Alternates PDF HTML
Robert Labaree
Productive Ambiguity: Fleshing out the Bones in Yolŋu Manikay "Song" Performance, and the Australian Art Orchestra’s "Crossing Roper Bar" PDF HTML
Samuel Curkpatrick
Reading Ascension: Intertextuality, Improvisation, and Meaning in Performance PDF HTML
Jeremy Strachan
"An Invitation for Disaster"—Embracing the 'Double Failure' of Improvisation PDF HTML
Stephanie Hill

Notes and Opinions

“Comprovisation or Imposition?”: An Improvised Composition on a Life of Improvisation PDF HTML
Jesse Stewart

Book/Media Reviews

The Improvisation of Musical Dialogue: A Phenomenology of Music, Bruce Ellis Benson PDF HTML
Melvin James Backstrom

News and Announcements

Call for Papers: General Issue PDF HTML

Critical Studies in Improvisation / Études critiques en improvisation is generously supported by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (through both its Major Collaborative Research Initiatives and Aid to Scholarly Journals programs) and by the University of Guelph Library.
ISSN: 1712-0624