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Cobra is a fun, fast-paced musical(-ish) game-piece by John Zorn. Its structure might remind you more of a theater improv game than a piece of music. The musical/sonic material is entirely improvised and different in every iteration of the game. Participants signal a prompter to give the ensemble various cues written on cards so that all the improvisers can momentarily take control of the shape of the piece. Transitions can be quite fast and comically abrupt. Cobra is a great structure for working on decisiveness and commitment in improvisation, and for exploring urges that may be inappropriate in politely democratic jam sessions. 
Event Dates
Thursday from Thursday, May 9, 2019 through Thursday, May 30, 2019
Event time
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM


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