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Event Photos: Spring 2011 Improv-A-Thon 

If you would like to contribute more information to this post, please comment or email Rachel. The Spring 2011 Improv-A-Thon took place in Milbank Chapel. The two-part event included an open forum for performers to do 5 minutes of improv. Later in the evening, SPIRIT Improv gave a concert under the leadership of Dr. Bert …

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May 4th SPIRIT Concert and Improv-a-thon 

SPIRIT Improv Concert & Improv-a-thon May 4, 2011 Dr. Bert Konowitz, Director Milbank Chapel - FREE 5:30 - 6:30 Improv-a-thon "5 Minutes of Fame" 7:30 Tribute Concert to the memory of Dr. Billy Taylor "Jazz, America's Classical Music" featuring Outstanding recording artist,  Christian Sands, pianist "rising star in the world of Jazz"  (Jazz at Lincoln …

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Event Photos: Improv-A-Thon 2010 

If you would like to contribute more information to this post, please comment or email Rachel. Dr. Bert Konowitz organized the Teachers College Improv-A-Thon in December 2010. The evening included three events: "5 Minutes of Fame" in which staff and students were invited to perform; a performance by "Improv All-Star" students who had attended last …

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Spirit Improv Ensemble Spring 2011 Rehearsal & Concert Dates 

This semsester, TC's improv ensemble, Spirit, will be meeting on the following dates (all rehearsals 7:30-9:30). All players are welcome! Feb. 2, 16 March 12, 30 April 13, 27 May 4 – Concert Jazz: America’s Classical Music Tribue to Dr. Billy Taylor

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TC Improv-A-Thon & Spirit, December 9, 2010 

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Event Photos: Improvisation Panel 

In April 2010 Dr. Steven Schopp, Executive Director of the New York State School Music ASsociation (NYSSMA), Dr. Bert Konowitz, Professor at Teachers College, Columbia University and director of the Spirit Improv Ensemble, and Eli Yamin, Director of the Jazz Drama Program and Head Instructor of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Middle School spoke at …

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Event Photos: Spirit 

Spirit, the Teachers College Improvisation Ensemble, performed in Cowin Center with special guest Chris Brubeck, son of jazz legend Dave Brubeck. The ensemble performed a variety of compositions ranging from jazz standards to tunes composed by members of the group.

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