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  • JAM 2010: Purchase Jazz Septet

    April 22, 2010. Posted by Simon Rentner.

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    The Purchase Jazz Septet performed live at WBGO for Jazz Appreciation Month.  Listen to their 1960's Herbie Hancock songbook set below!

    1)  One Finger Snap

    2)  Oliloqui Valley

    3)  Toys

    4)   The Sorcerer

    5)  Dolphin Dance

    Brandon Lewis, Grad Student, trumpet
    Jeff Richardi, Grad Student, tenor saxophone
    Derrick James, Senior, alto saxophone
    Dave Saeva, Senior, bass trombone
    Andy Roninson, Junior, piano
    Cameron Kayne, Junior, bass
    David Frazier, Sophomore, drums

  • JAM 2010: The Berklee Global Jazz Institute Septet

    April 20, 2010. Posted by Simon Rentner.

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    Listen to the Berklee Global Jazz Septet perform live on WBGO's Afternoon Jazz with Michael Bourne.

    1)    Thinking of You (Matthew Halpin)
    Interview with Marco Pignataro and Danilo Perez

    2)    Sympathetic   (Christian Li)
    Interview with Christian Li

    3)   Balance (Hailey Niswanger)

    4)   Conversation  (Matthew Halpin)
    Interview with Hailey Niswanger

    5)   The Keeper  (Hailey Niswanger)

    Berklee Global Jazz Septet features:
    Christian Li - piano
    Matthew Halpin - tenor sax
    Andrew Burglass - guitar
    Mark Whitfield Jr. - drums
    Hailey Niswanger - alto sax
    Greg Chaplin - bass
    Paulo Stagnaro - percussion

  • Renee Manning Concert at Theater Square Grill

    April 19, 2010. Posted by Simon Rentner.

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    Renee Manning
    Renee Manning performed a rousing set of music -- a blend of jazz standards and "dirty dog" blues --  at NJPAC's Theater Square Grill yesterday.  If you missed the special Singers Unlimited live broadcast with WBGO's Michael Bourne, listen below.