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Gary Burton

Date: 
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 2:00pm

The man who spent 30 years at the school as Dean of Curriculum and Executive Vice President joins us on Wednesday. Gary Burton retired from Berklee a few years ago but hasn't slowed down. His band will appear at this weekend's Beantown Jazz Festival. Catch up with this multi-Grammy winner Wednesday at 2 pm.  

Dave Samuels

Date: 
Monday, September 19, 2011 - 2:00pm

A couple of Grammy winning vibraphonists join us this week on Jazz New England. Monday Dave Samuels is our guest. The Caribbean Jazz Project founder has unveiled his latest project, The Organik Vibe Trio to rave reviews. Tune in Monday at 2 pm to hear from this vibraphonist and Berklee educator.   

Nachum Sadan & Peter Porteous

Date: 
Sunday, September 25, 2011 - 9:30pm
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Nachum Sadan is a director and the president and CEO of Amperion in Lawrence, Massachusetts, which provides innovative smart-grid communications solutions for electric utilities and has had more than 100 patents granted and pending in its 10-year history

Nachum is responsible for the vision and strategic direction of the company, and the execution of its business operations. He is a serial entrepreneur with more than 25 years of experience in power engineering, computer networking and data communications.

Blue Ocean Music Hall

4 Oceanfront North
Salisbury Beach, MA 01952
Phone: 978.462.5888

JARRETT J. KROSOCZKA: OLLIE THE PURPLE ELEPHANT

Date: 
Thursday, September 15, 2011 - 3:00pm
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Tonight on Inquiry we welcome back artist, writer, children’s book author and illustrator JARRETT J. KROSOCZKA. He has a brand new book coming out, OLLIE THE PURPLE ELEPHANT; a new volume of his very popular LUNCH LADY  series of graphic novels; a beautiful e-book of his sketches and if all that wasn’t enough a ten year retrospective of his work will be at the Worcester Art Museum’s education Wing October 11-November 13! Titled MONKEY BOY TO LUNCH LADY , a very special “celebration, book signing and more” event will be had at the museum on OCTOBER 23 from 1-4PM. See: http://www.studiojjk.com/10yearretrospective.html

"Big Sam" Williams

Date: 
Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 4:00pm
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Symphonic Jazz Fusions (Part II of II)

Date: 
Thursday, October 6, 2011 - 6:00pm

Join us as we bring you part two of our show highlighting the artists and musicians who have fused Jazz with Symphonic music.

Symphonic Jazz Fusions (Part I of II)

Date: 
Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 6:00pm

For many people, the worlds of symphonic orchestras and jazz are two opposing and conflicting styles of music, in this episode of the Jazz Rythm series, we bring you a two part show highlighting the artists and musicians who have fused Jazz with symphonic music, and invite you to explore this fun and interesting blend of musical styles. Remember to tune in to Jazz Rhythm for part 2 of this series, airing next week!

Food Songs

Date: 
Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 6:00pm

Join us on September 22nd for a taste of Jazz Rythym's food songs, as we explore a delicious world where our favorite jazz and our favorite food meet together.

Lanesville Community Center

8 Vulcan Street
Gloucester, MA 01930
Phone: 978-381-9522

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Jim Benitez

A self-taught Latin percussionist since the age of 12 when his father handed him Cal Tjader’s 1960 “Latino” album featuring Mongo Santamaria and Willie Bobo back in 1966, and an LP fiberglass conga and told him, “Here, learn to play right with these”, he’s been living and breathing Latin Jazz since.

Tune in to Latin Jazz Now!
Fridays, 7 to 11 pm

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