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Stefon Harris:
There are no mistakes on the bandstand

TEDSalon NY2011 · 13:11 · Filmed Nov 2011
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Stefon Harris: There are no mistakes on the bandstand
13:11 · Filmed November 2011 at TEDSalon NY2011 · Subtitles available in 29 languages

What is a mistake? By talking through examples with his improvisational Jazz quartet, Stefon Harris walks us to a profound truth: many actions are perceived as mistakes only because we don't react to them appropriately.

Jazz vibraphonist
Stefon Harris plays the vibraphone — and leads a jazz ensemble with a collaborative sound built on collective inspiration. Full bio
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