Jazz Small Ensembles: Carlberg & McBee Ensembles

NEC: Eben Jordan Ensemble Room | Directions

255 St. Botolph St.
Boston, MA
United States

This is an in-person event with a private stream available to the NEC community: https://necmusic.edu/streaming-eben-jordan

THREE SETS: 7 PM, 8 PM, & 9 PM

7:00pm- Carlberg Ensemble

In this ensemble the students are encouraged to bring in original compositions to be workshopped in the rehearsals. The group will also play music from a wide variety of sources including classic works and pieces by contemporary masters.

Frank Carlberg, coach
Sahana Narayanan, voice
Nicholas Biagini, saxophone
Michael Gerace, trombone
Kai Burns, guitar
Leo Weisskoff, bass
Caleb Motague, drums
Richard Standmeyer III, trumpet

8:00pm- Carlberg Ensemble

Frank Carlberg, coach
Elizabeth Embser, voice
Sam Childs, saxophone
Jonah Kreitner, violin
Yimin Ji, trombone
Keegan Marshall-House, piano
Zihao Liu, guitar
Ben Friedland, bass
Jialin Guo, drums

9:00pm- McBee Ensemble

This ensemble play a variety of music including student originals and arrangements, as well as McBee's originals and arrangements. He also stresses the importance of standard repertoire and traditional playing.

Cecil McBee, coach
Ari Alexander, voice
Aiden Coleman, trombone
Linhui He, guitar
George Maclaurin, piano
William Mabuza, bass
Jeff Sagurton, drums