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  • 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 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.

  • JAM 2010: Queens College Ensemble

    April 17, 2010. Posted by Simon Rentner.

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    Click below to hear the full set featuring the Queens College Ensemble!

    Musicians:

    Mavis Poole               vocal          Durham, NC
    Laron Land                 tenor        Houston,TX
    Majid Khaliq               violin        Bronx, NY
    David Bertrand            flute         Trinidad & Tobago
    Rafal Sarnecki             guitar       Poland
    Sebastian Ammann     piano       Geneva, Switzerland
    Hyunwoo Han              bass        Seoul Korea
    Janis Gorlich                drums      Germany

    Compositions:
    1.Like Someone in Love                      Arr. Hyunwoo Han
    2.Little One's dream Laron Land
    3.Caravan                                              Juan Tizol
    4.Body and Soul
    5.Harlem                                               Sebastian Ammann
    6.Time Will Tell                                    Bobby Watson
    7.Back in the 90's                                David Berkman