Theme:'A Connection between Research and Practice in Musical Improvisation'
(keynote speaker: Chris Cutler)
Date: 9th (Sat), 10th (Sun) November, 2013
Venue:G205 room, the Graduate School of Education Hiroshima University
Sat 9th November2013
13.00-14.00 AGM(members only)
14.00-15.50 Chair:Yumi HARA,
Members of Panel: Chris CUTLER, Akiko OCHI, Kazuya ISHIGAMI, Yasushi SAKAI
'Similarity and Difference in Performing Improvisation and Existing Composed Material: WhatTexts Bring about and Not'
16.00-16.30 Akiko OCHI ‘Improvised performance using physical computing and various sensors
16.30-17.30 Ryo YAMADA ‘What is harmony inimprovisation music?’ ’In the case of Geonori’ ‘GEONORI’
18.00-18.40 Chris CUTLER (drums) & Yumi HARA (piano & voice) duo
Sun 10th November 2013
10.00-11.00 Kumi WAKAO ‘Reading Video Score: Trying various performances out of the samescore’
11.00-11.30 Kana OKAZAKI-SAKAUE ‘Clinical Roles of Musical Components in Improvisational Music Therapy:From a case study with an autistic boy’
11.30-12.00 Daisuke TERAUCHI ‘What is the significance of an amateur orchestra focused on improvisation:working with the "Sound-play Orchestra inAkitsu"
12.00-13.00 Lunch Break
13.00-15.00 Chris CUTLER 'A Connection between Research and Practice in Musical Improvisation'
15.10-15.40 Kaoru MISHIMA ‘Improvisational composing act in through-bass playing’
15.40-16.10 Haruna MYODO ‘Action Research on Appropriate Environment for Learning of Creative Music Making in Elementary School’
16.20-16.50 Hiroko HIRATA ‘Improvisation and the University Student: Based on a survey of students studying Improvisation I at Elisabeth University of Music’
16.50-17.50 Tamaho MIYAKE ‘Issues and current status of the use of improvisation in the music lesson’
publication date 2013.07.04
Call for Papers
JASMIM is now inviting presenters for the 5th annual meeting with the following guidelines.
- Research Presentation (20 minutes +10 minutes for discussion)
- Performance (about 10 minutes)
- Workshop (about 1 hour)
- Round Table (10 minutes performance + 20-50 minutes for discussion)
- Presentation Category:
- Phone number:
- E-mail address:
- Presentation title:
- Abstract (250 words):
- Proposed date: 9 or 10
31st August 2013
Qualifications for application
Application is available to members of JASMIM only
Equipment & Instrument
Projector, screen, VCA cable, CD player, DVD player, and grand piano are available .
Please bring along your own laptop.
- Only papers which remain unpublished at the time of the presentation will be accepted.
- The languages of the conference will be Japanese and English.
- The venue does not have internet connection.