THIS MONTH's QUOTATION



"In everyday life, improvisation is most often taken to be a technique of coping with situations which you cannot overview; the art of an improvisor is, however, based on a freely taken decision to confront yourself with situations which you do not wish to overview into all details or to meet with a plan in mind. The one who improvises pays respect to the complexity of the object.

Michael Wollny: "Weisse Wale. Wit funktioniert Improvisation? Wie wird man Jazzer? Und wie geht's dem Jazz in Deutschland?", Süddeutsche Zeitung 75, 31.März/1./2.April 2018, Feuilleton p.21. Transl. by CBN.






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