Musically Speaking

The Composer-Performer and the Adaptive Mindset

2021-05-27 12:00 2021-05-27 13:00 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: Musically Speaking

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Join Alexander Shelley as he chats with Gabriela Montero and Stewart Goodyear about how a composer-performer uses an adaptive mindset in their work. Venezuelan composer-pianist Gabriela Montero has said that improvisation is “the most natural musical state I can find myself in,” where “nothing at all exists until I do it in the moment.” Canadian composer and pianist Stewart Goodyear’s love of improvisation began as more of a joke, but has become an important and...

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Thursday, May 27, 2021
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