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  • JAM 2010: New Jersey City University's Miles Davis Mid-60s Combo

    April 24, 2010. Posted by Simon Rentner.

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    NJCU

    The Miles Davis Mid-60s Combo from New Jersey City University visited WBGO yesterday.  Listen to their set below.

    Director of Jazz Studies: Ed Joffe
    Combo Instructor: Bob Malach

    Jason Teborek: piano (MM in Jazz Performance major; student of Allen Farnham)
    Pete McCullough: bass (MM in Jazz Performance major; student of Andy Eulau)
    Jon DiFiore: drums (BM in Jazz Performance major; student of Tim Horner)
    Justin Hernandez: trumpet (BM in Jazz Performance major; student of Joe Magnarelli)

    Set List

    ESP
    Fall
    So Near So Far
    Pee-Wee
    81
    Prince of Darkness
    Nefertiti
    Pinocchio

  • JAM 2010: The Julliard Jazz Ensemble

    April 23, 2010. Posted by Simon Rentner.

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    Julliard2010
    The Julliard Jazz Ensemble featured:

    Randall Haywood           Trumpet
    Jordan Pettay                 Alto Sax
    Willie Applewhite           Trombone
    Clovis Nicolas                  Bass
    Samora Pinderhughes    Piano
    Bryan Carter                    Drums

    Listen to the Juilliard Jazz Ensemble's  “Blues in the Church” below!

    -Great is Thy Faithfulness

    -Old Time Religion

    -Going Up Yonder

    -I Know It Was The Blood

    -We Shall Not Be Moved

    -Wade in The Water

  • JAM 2010: Purchase Jazz Septet

    April 22, 2010. Posted by Simon Rentner.

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    Purchase
    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