Berklee Global Jazz Institute Septet: Newport Jazz 2010 The Global Jazz Institute at Berklee College of Music is an interdisciplinary performance program with a social purpose. Its core collective traveled to the CareFusion Newport Folk Festival.
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Berklee Global Jazz Institute Septet: Newport Jazz 2010

Berklee Global Jazz Institute Septet: Newport Jazz 2010

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Berklee Global Jazz Institute Septet
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The Global Jazz Institute at Berklee College of Music is an interdisciplinary performance program with a social purpose: performing and teaching around the world. Its core collective, made up of some of Berklee's top talent and directed by pianist Danilo Perez, travels down from Boston for the CareFusion Newport Folk Festival in Newport, R.I.

Personnel

  • Matthew Halpin, tenor saxophone
  • Hailey Niswanger, alto saxophone
  • Andrew Burglass, guitar
  • Christian Li, piano
  • Greg Chaplin, bass
  • Jorge Perez, percussion
  • Mark Whitfield Jr., drums

Set List

  • "The Beach" (Halpin)
  • "Sympathetic" (Li)
  • "Balance" (Niswanger)
  • "Get Over It" (Chaplin)
  • "The Keeper" (Niswanger)