Contemporary Improvisation

Lucy Little
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This concert was inspired in part by the 2011 documentary The Girls in the Band, celebrating stories of women jazz and big band instrumentalists from the 1930s through the present day. As I watched...

Sarah Jarosz is pictured against a dark background. She is wearing black and looking to the side.
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Contemporary Improvisation alumna Sarah Jarosz '13 has won the 2021 Grammy Award for Best Americana Album for her record "World on the Ground."
C I Non-Majors Ensemble
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Performances by small CI ensembles coached by NEC's exceptional faculty. This evening's concerts are performed live and streamed in real time from the Eben Jordan Ensemble Room.
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Performances by small jazz ensembles coached by NEC's exceptional jazz faculty. This evening's concerts are performed live and streamed in real time from the Eben Jordan Ensemble Room.
C I Jewish Music Ensemble
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Performances by small jazz ensembles coached by NEC's exceptional jazz faculty. This evening's concerts are performed live and streamed in real time from the Eben Jordan Ensemble Room.
Open Studios Contemporary Rock Ensemble
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Performances by small jazz and contemporary improvisation ensembles coached by NEC's exceptional faculty. This evening's concerts are performed live and streamed in real time from the Eben Jordan Ensemble Room.
Contemporary Improvisation ensemble performs
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Performances by small jazz and contemporary improvisation ensembles coached by NEC's exceptional faculty. This evening's concerts are performed live and streamed in real time from the Eben Jordan Ensemble Room.
A Contemporary Improvisation ensemble rehearses
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Performance by a small contemporary improvisation ensemble coached by NEC's exceptional faculty. This evening's concert is performed live and streamed in real time from the Eben Jordan Ensemble Room.
H. Netsky
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Hankus Netsky and Ran Blake reflect on Ran's innovative approach to listening, teaching and performing. Produced by CI Faculty Aaron Hartley.
Robin Kelley
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Music Historian Robin Kelley interviews Ran Blake about his life and musical legacy. Produced by CI Faculty Aaron Hartley.