Modernizing European Higher Music Education Through Improvisation

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Educational resources

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  • Music Theory Through Improvisation - A New Approach to Musicianship Training, by Ed Sarath. The book is complemented by a website with additional media material.
  • Improvisation: Its Nature And Practice In Music, by Derek Bailey
  • Fantasies of Improvisation - Free Playing in Nineteenth-Century Music by Dana Gooley. 
  • Musical Improvisation and Open Forms in the Age of Beethoven byGianmario Borio, Angela Carone.