Concert

Jazz on a Monday Afternoon

Monday / December 10, 2007 / 1:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

The Berklee Horace Silver Ensemble performs under the direction of faculty member Paul Fontaine.

Music of Steve Coleman & Original Material

Wednesday / December 5, 2007 / 3:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Compositions by Steve Coleman and originals by group members will be performed under the direction of faculty member Bob Schlink.

Aretha, Stevie, Chaka, Marvin

Wednesday / December 5, 2007 / 1:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Rhythm and blues from the songbooks of Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and Chaka Khan will be performed by a large ensemble directed by faculty member Skip Smith.

Commuter Year

Wednesday / December 5, 2007 / 12:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Jazz standards by Charlie Parker, Joe Henderson, and JoAnne Brackeen and originals by group members Sam Dickey and Mi Jin Woo will be performed by an advanced small band ensemble under the direction of faculty member JoAnne Brackeen.

Music from Holland

Tuesday / December 4, 2007 / 12:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Acoustic contemporary jazz featuring music composed by bass icon Dave Holland directed by faculty member Lello Molinari.

Quiet World: Contemporary Fusion Ensemble

Monday / December 3, 2007 / 6:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Original compositions written for 90-piece wind ensemble performed by seven players under the direction of faculty member Tiger Okoshi.

Big Band Concert

Tuesday / December 11, 2007 / 1:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

This student big band, under the direction of faculty member John Pierce, will be performing classic big band material, including music from the Count Basie Orchestra and arrangements by Bill Holman, Bob Curnow, and Brian Lewis. Freshman vocalist Julia Easterlin will be featured on two selections, including a George Hargan arrangement of "Good Morning Heartache."

52nd Street Themes

Monday / December 10, 2007 / 3:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

An advanced-level ensemble performing contemporary jazz standards under the direction of Joe Lovano.

21st-Century Themes

Monday / December 10, 2007 / 12:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

An advanced-level ensemble performing contemporary jazz standards and original compositions under the direction of Joe Lovano.

Mark Whitfield Ensemble

Tuesday / December 4, 2007 / 10:00 a.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

An advanced-level jazz ensemble performing classics, standards, and original compositions under the direction Mark Whitfield.

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