The Space Between

Instructions for a collaborative online improvisation by Synthia Payne, May 2011

First, download the NINJAM software and make sure you have it set up properly and practice this piece before performing in public. You will need to make sure that there is Internet access on your stage.

1. Let The Space Between you and other players be an active and integral member of the ensemble

2. Listen to The Space Between before making your sounds

3. Listen to The Space Between in conjunction with other player’s sounds

4. Begin to make sounds in conjunction with the sounds of others and The Space Between.