The Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI), under the artistic direction of world-renowned pianist Danilo Pérez, is a unique focused area of study at the college where some of the finest young jazz players in the world concentrate on creativity and musicianship while maintaining an active performance schedule. Wayne Shorter; BGJI faculty members Terri Lyne Carrington, George Garzone, David Gilmore, Joe Lovano, John Patitucci, and Pérez; and the BGJI students will play Shorter's music in celebration of his journey.
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National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master Wayne Shorter gives a master class with Berklee Global Jazz Institute artistic director Danilo Pérez and BGJI faculty member John Patitucci. The event is part of Berklee's Global Jazz Summit for Humanity and Peace, April 25–27.