Concept-based live music; completely improvised; 10-20 players led by a conductor.


Tedx talk - Edina

Improvisation: devising a solution to a requirement without the resources expected to produce that solution. What can happen when a group of musicians has no written notes, but does have a conductor and a few hand signals? IMPROVESTRA pushes the boundaries of what is expected and what is possible in musical conversation.

Door County Brewing Co. - Wisconsin

Ben McMahon sits down with the members of IMPROVESTRA, a band unlike any other. This Twin Cities-based improvising orchestra is made up of 10 to 30 rotating members who follow the lead of conductor Adam Conrad.

International Society of Improvising Musicians - Toronto

At the 2016 International Society of Improvised Music in Ontario.