Composition, Improvisation, and the Visual Arts

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Wednesday / December 19, 2012 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street

For this concert, several students enrolled in the Berklee Global Jazz Institute will perform original compositions and improvisations based on works of art at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, the Gardner Museum, and elsewhere. The concert is a final presentation of pieces that BGJI students have prepared during the fll 2012 semester in Creativity and Expression in the Arts, a class taught by Liberal Arts faculty member Anthony Scibilia, in conjunction with Danilo Perez, Marco Pignataro, and other Global Jazz Institute faculty members.  The presentation will include musical performances by all of the students enrolled in the class (Zach Brown, bass; Edmar Colon, saxophone; Lihi Haruvi, saxophone; Sergio Martinez, percussion; Caili O'Doherty, piano; and Spencer Stewart, bass) and will be accompanied by projected images of the works of art on which the musical compositions are based.