NEC Jazz Lab is a one week jazz intensive, where students aged 14-18 work with our premier jazz faculty and participate in a week full of improvisation, small group training, jam sessions, entrepreneurial workshops and college audition prep. Special guest artists Dominique Eade, Ken Schaphorst, Joe Morris, and Rakalam Bob Moses.
Ayn Inserto is a groundbreaking composer who is emerging as one of the preeminent voices of her generation. She received her Masters of Music degree in Jazz Composition from New England Conservatory in May 2001. She is a winner of the 2007 IAJE/ASCAP Emerging Composer Commission honoring Frank Foster, the 2003/04 and 2005/06 ASCAP Young Jazz Composers' Awards and has received various honors which include the Concord Pavilion Associates Marian McPartland Award, the Pacific Coast Jazz Festival Most Outstanding small jazz ensemble, and the 1999 Best Original Composition award at the Billy Higgins Jazz Festival.
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