Drummer Ralph Humphrey, who has performed with Frank Zappa, Wayne Shorter, and many more, presents a drum clinic. Humphrey maintains a very active career in the recording industry, playing for a variety of motion picture, TV and record projects. His credits include drumming for Dancing with the Stars, American Idol, The Emmys, The Simpsons, Family Guy, and the Academy Awards.
Italian drummer Roberto Giaquinto leads a trio with Chrisian Li on piano and Jared Henderson on bass. Giaquinto started his studies at Berklee in 2009 and has since performed at the Blue Note, the Detroit Jazz Festival, and the Panama Jazz Festival.
The trio will primarily be performing original compositions from members of the group.
Watch Giaquinto and Li perform together at the Toronto Jazz Festival in the video below:
The third and final event of the annual Berklee Armand Zildjian Artist-in-Residence program features this year's guest artist, drummer Antonio Sanchez. An impressive and inspiring drummer, Sanchez is well-known for his work with Pat Metheny, Chick Corea, Danilo Perez, and Gary Burton, among many others. Watch Sanchez perform alongside guest musicians George Garzone, John Lockwood, and the Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Greg Hopkins.
$8 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $12 day of show, general admission
This master class marks the third in a series with Antonio Sanchez for the annual Berklee Armand Zildjian Artist-in-Residence program. An impressive and inspiring drummer, Sanchez is well-known for his work with Pat Metheny, Chick Corea, Danilo Perez, and Gary Burton, among many others.