New England Conservatory’s Jazz Studies Department Presents
Over Forty Free Performances for 2012-2013 Season
Plus Master Classes with World-Renowned Performers
September 19, 2012 – May 15, 2013
Highlights include a Bob Brookmeyer Memorial Concert, The NEC Jazz Orchestra in concert featuring the music of Miguel Zenón, Randy Weston with The NEC Jazz Orchestra, Faculty Recitals by jazz masters Dominique Eade, Ken Schaphorst, and Fred Hersch, the Pierce Series - 26 concerts by exceptional student ensembles – and many more.
All concerts at 8 p.m. except Pierce Series Concerts which take place at 7, 8 and 9 p.m.
Wed., September 19: 1:30 p.m. Master Class: Fred Hersch in Brown Hall
With Drew Gress and Eric McPherson
Thursday, September 27: Music of Dave Holland (Brown Hall)
Featuring NEC student ensembles coached by Dave Holland.
Thursday, September 27: 1 p.m. Master Class: Jason Moran (Keller Room)
Thursday, October 11: Dominique Eade Faculty Recital (Jordan Hall)
Monday, October 15: Ken Schaphorst Faculty Recital (Jordan Hall)
Thursday, October 18: Bob Brookmeyer Memorial Concert, featuring the NEC JAzz Orchestra
Thursday, November 29: NEC Jazz Orchestra "Rebirth of the Third Stream"
Tuesday, December 4: 1 p.m. Master Class: Jason Moran (Pierce Hall)
Tuesday, December 4: Jazz Composers Workshop Orchestra (Brown Hall)
Friday, December 7: Master Class: Jason Moran (Brown Hall)
There are also plenty of concerts featuring student-led ensembles and an exciting Spring 2013 series.