Arsenal Center for the Arts presentsJan Shapiro and the John Baboian Trio: A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass
The first concert in the sixth season of the Jazz at the Arsenal series features Berklee faculty artists Jan Shapiro and the John Baboian Trio performing a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass.
Jan Shapiro, professor in Berkee’s Voice Department, has played in some of the best jazz clubs across the U.S. and has performed as the featured vocalist at the Boston Globe Jazz Festival in multiple years. She has also been featured as a guest artist with the Airmen of Note, the official jazz ensemble of the United States Air Force. Shapiro’s most recent recording is Piano Bar After Hours.
The John Baboian Trio is comprised of esteemed Berklee faculty members John Baboian (guitar), John Repucci (bass), and Yoron Israel (drums). Baboian, artistic director for the Jazz at the Arsenal series, has been a Berklee guitar faculty member for more than 30 years and his performance and teaching duties have taken him around the world.