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  • JAM 2010: The Julliard Jazz Ensemble

    April 23, 2010. Posted by Simon Rentner.

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    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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    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