Concert

Ensemble Showcase: Rock, R&B, Gospel, and Jazz

Thursday / April 26, 2012 / 2:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members George Russell, Jon Finn, and Greg Wardson. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including rock, R&B, gospel, and jazz.

2:00 p.m. - George Russell: R&B/Gospel Jazz
3:15 p.m. - Jon Finn: Prog. Rock Instrumental
4:30 p.m. - Greg Wardson: Rock of the '70s

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change, without notice.

Admission: 

Ensemble Showcase: Jazz and Middle Eastern

Thursday / April 26, 2012 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Dave Weigert, Ricardo Monzon, and Craig Macrae. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including jazz and Middle Eastern.

2:00 p.m. - Dave Weigert, Yellowjackets Ensemble
3:15 p.m. - Ricardo Monzon, Directed Studies
4:30 p.m. - Craig Macrae, Contemporary Middle Eastern Music

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change, without notice.

Admission: 

Ensemble Showcase: World, Country, and the Music of Paul Simon and Sting Ensemble

Thursday / April 26, 2012 / 1:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Alain Mallet and Mike Ihde. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including the world, country, and the music of Paul Simon and Sting.

1:30 p.m. - Alain Mallet: Mixed World Ensemble
4:30 p.m. - Alain Mallet: Music of Paul Simon and Sting
6:30 p.m. - Mike Ihde: Country Music Ensemble

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change, without notice.

Admission: 

Utar Artun

Thursday / September 20, 2012 / 5:30 p.m.
Wakefield Library
345 Main Street
Wakefield
MA
United States
01880
Utar Artun

Percussionist, composer, conductor, and pianist Utar Artun, a native of Turkey, has performed with Kevin Eubanks and many other top artists. He was a finalist in ASCAP's Morton Gould Young Composers Competition (2010) and Young Jazz Composers Competition (2011). 

Artun studied classical percussion at Hacettepe University, Ankara State Conservatory. He arranged many movie soundtracks and other compositions for symphony orchestra, and the Bursa Regional Symphony Orchestra performed his arrangements in several live concerts. In addition, Artun has performed at several major music festivals and was was pianist, arranger, and composer for Betone Quartet.

Artun has composed and arranged more than 30 pieces for symphony orchestra, as well as more than 50 pieces for brass bands and big bands. Featured on various studio albums as a piano player, arranger, and drummer, Artun recently won the 18th Halici MIDI Competition and cowrote the arrangement for "Bizim Eller ne guzel eller," a Rhythm of the Universe song that has been broadcast around the world, including more than 100,000 views on Youtube.

Admission: 
Free

Evolfo Doofeht

Friday / July 13, 2012 / 6:00 p.m.
Greenway Boston
Milk Street and Atlantic Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02110
Evolfo Doofeht

 

 

Admission: 
Free

Ensemble Showcase: Music of Joe Henderson and Ornette Coleman

Wednesday / April 25, 2012 / 2:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Fernando Brandao, Bruce Saunders, and Jeffrey Galindo. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including the music of Joe Henderson and Ornette Coleman.

2:00 p.m. - Fernando Brandao: Directed Studies
3:15 p.m. - Bruce Saunders: The Music of Joe Henderson
4:30 p.m. - Jeffrey Galindo: The Music of Ornette Coleman

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change, without notice.

Admission: 

Ensemble Showcase: Microtonal Music

Wednesday / April 25, 2012 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Robert Schlink, David Fiuczynski, and Terri Lynne Carrington. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including microtonal music.

2:00 p.m. - Robert Schlink
3:15 p.m. - David Fiuczynski: Microtonal
4:30 p.m. - Terri Lynne Carrington: Directed Studies

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change, without notice.

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Ensemble Showcase: Contemporary Christian, Soul, and Motown

Wednesday / April 25, 2012 / 1:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Nancy Morris and Larry Watson. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including contemporary Christian, soul, and Motown.

1:30 p.m. - Nancy Morris: Contemporary Christian
5:00 p.m. - Larry Watson: Foundations of Singing with Soul
7:00 p.m. - Larry Watson: Motown

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change, without notice.

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Ensemble Showcase: Pop and Indie

Tuesday / April 24, 2012 / 5:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty member Dave Weigert. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including pop and indie.

5:00 p.m. - Dave Weigert: Pop and Indie

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change, without notice.

Admission: 

Ensemble Showcase: Small Band Jazz

Tuesday / April 24, 2012 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Joanne Brackeen and Darren Barrett. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover small band jazz.

2:00 p.m. - Joanne Brackeen: Small Band Jazz
3:15 p.m. - Darren Barrett: Small Band Jazz
4:30 p.m. - Darren Barrett: Small Band Jazz

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change, without notice.

Admission: 

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