Cross-Cultural Improvisation Workshops And Performances

The International Society for Improvised Music (ISIM) is happy to announce the first of two events focusing on the theme of “Cross-Cultural Improvisation.”

The first event, hosted in collaboration with York College / CUNY and with generous support from Arts Council Korea, will be held from June 29-July 1, 2013 and involve workshops and performances of musicians from highly diverse cultural backgrounds.  Each day’s schedule will include three to five hours of workshops and rehearsals in addition to the culminating performance on July 1st.

Guest artists will include: Gamin Kang, Korea; Hyun-Sik Shin, Korea Jane Ira Bloom, USA; Elliott Sharp, USA; and Jin Hi Kim, Program Director.

For more information, contact tzlabinger@york.cuny.edu or (718) 262-2412.

When: Saturday, June 29th through Monday, July 1st
Where: York College Illinois Jacquet Performance Space at the Chapel of the Three Sisters – 94-15 159th Street (reached via the 159th Street Walkway between Archer and Liberty Avenues)
How Much: Free