Week in Photos: Lisa Hilton Visits Lab for Visually Impaired Students
Lisa Hilton, jazz pianist, composer, and bandleader—and Paris and Nicky Hilton's aunt—visited Berklee's Adaptive Music Tech Lab for visually impaired students before her gig at the Regattabar in Cambridge August 4 to celebrate her new album, Underground. A supporter of music programs for students who are sight-challenged, Hilton performs clinics and benefit concerts for a number of schools across the country, including Perkins School for the Blind. In September, she'll play Berklee's Cafe 939 with Berklee student guitarist Noe Socha and John Castillo, a vocalist from Perkins.
Click on the photo on the left to launch a slideshow of this week's photos, including the Mario Castro Quintet at the Newport Jazz Festival, Melissa Ferrick hosting a singer-songwriter night at Cafe 939 with Five-Week Summer Performance Program students, and free outdoor concerts by the Felix Peikli Quartet at the Regattabar and Will Wells and Dynamic Sound at the Institute of Contemporary Art.
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