The main focus of the event is to approach improvisation in music from a wide variety of perspectives and historical practices (Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Contemporary), through presentations, performances, workshops and roundtables.
Improvise! 2021 will be conducted online (in Zurich and Hong Kong) from Friday 26 March until Monday 29 March 2021.
The activities will be grouped into four sessions as follows:
Zurich: 9:30am – 11:00 am = Hong Kong: 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Concurrent activities: presentations, roundtables and rehearsals
Zurich: 11:30am – 12:30pm = Hong Kong: 5:30 pm – 6:30pm
Concurrent activities: performances, workshops and collaborative projects
Zurich: 2:00pm – 4:00pm = Hong Kong: 8:00 pm – 10:00pm
Plenary session: performance
Zurich: 4:30pm – 5:30pm = Hong Kong: 10:30 – 11:30pm
Plenary session: performance/workshops/roundtable
formal opening, student’s collaborative projects/rehearsals
Session 1: Zurich / Session 2: Hong Kong / Session 3: Zurich / Session 4: Zurich + Hong Kong
Student’s collaborative projects /rehearsals
Session 1: Hong Kong / Session 2: Zurich / Session 3: Hong Kong / Session 4: Zurich + Hong Kong