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Denev, Lyubomir

Milena Bozhikova.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Improvisation; Contemporary Music. 736 words.

(b Vidin, Bulgaria, Sept 12, 1951). Bulgarian composer, conductor, and piano improviser. He was educated at the High School of Music in Sofia (percussion class under Dobri Paliev,...

English, Jon

Stephen Montague.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Music; Music Improvisation; Jazz; Contemporary Music. 578 words.

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(b Kankakee, IL, March 22, 1942; d San Rafael, CA, Sept 25, 1996). American composer, trombonist, conductor, and double bassist. He attended the University of...

Hub, The

Anne Beetem Acker.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Music Production Engineering; Music Improvisation; Contemporary Music. 528 words.

Interactive computer network used as an extended musical instrument, played by a San Franciso Bay–area experimental computer network band also called The Hub. The band, founded in 1985...

Lauten, Elodie

Ryan Dohoney.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Improvisation; Contemporary Music. 801 words.

(b Paris, France, Oct 20, 1950). American composer, keyboardist, electronic musician, and improviser of French birth; naturalized American; daughter of jazz pianist and drummer Errol...

Lee, Jeanne

Jessica Bissett Perea.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Improvisation; Jazz; Popular Music; Contemporary Music. 243 words.

(b New York, NY, Jan 29, 1939; d Tijuana, Mexico, Oct 25, 2000). American jazz singer, lyricist, composer–improviser, multidisciplinary artist, and educator. During her 40-year career...

Leviev, Milcho

Claire Levy.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Music Improvisation; Jazz; Contemporary Music. 326 words.

(b Plovdiv, 19 Dec 1937). Bulgarian composer, pianist, conductor, arranger, and bandleader. He was internationally acknowledged for his innovative ideas, cross-cultural experiments, and...

Mem1

Mandy-Suzanne Wong.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Music Improvisation; Music and Media; Contemporary Music. 395 words.

Experimental electronic performance ensemble. Formed in 2003 by Laura and Mark Cetilia, a wife-and-husband team, Mem1 creates original music for cello and electronics, as well as video...

Školská 28 Communication Space

Ian Mikyska.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Music Improvisation; Sound Art; Contemporary Music. 243 words.

Concert venue and gallery, focusing at first on visual art, but soon becoming one of the key locations in the Czech Republic for contemporary and improvised music, sound art, and...

Tóth, Miroslav

Ian Mikyska.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Improvisation; Music Theatre; Opera; Contemporary Music. 296 words.

(b Bratislava, 16 Oct 1981). Slovak composer, saxophonist, and improviser. Studied composition at the University of Performing arts in Bratislava (VŠMU) (with Jevgenij Iršai and Vladimír...

Vodenicharov (Vodenitcharov), Boyan

Milena Bozhikova.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Improvisation; Jazz; Contemporary Music. 607 words.

(b Sofia, Bulgaria, Sept 22, 1960). Bulgarian pianist and jazz improviser. He graduated in piano from the Lyubomir Pipkov High School of Music in Sofia under Milena Kurteva (1975–9), and...