A Discussion with Tyshawn Sorey

NEC: Pierce Hall | Directions

241 St. Botolph St.
Boston, MA
United States

A public discussion with Tyshawn Sorey and Contemporary Improvisation faculty discussing Sorey's genre-free approach and career in music.

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

ABOUT TYSHAWN SOREY

A multi-instrumentalist, improviser, composer, ensemble leader, and conductor, Tyshawn Sorey is an every-curious explorer of the nature of sound and rhythm, ensemble behavior, and the physicality of live performance. With his genre-free approach to making music and continuous experimentation, he has emerged as a singular talent in contemporary musical composition and performance.

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Tyshawn Sorey with green bush
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NEC: Brown Hall

Featuring the music of NEC jazz composers.

1 – 3 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: The masterclass will take place in Brown Hall, not Pierce Hall as previously stated.

ABOUT TYSHAWN SOREY

A multi-instrumentalist,...

Tyshawn Sorey with green bush
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NEC: Jordan Hall

The concert culmination of a residency with Tyshawn Sorey: multi-instrumentalist, composer, and MacArthur “Genius”.

Featuring the entire Contemporary Improvisation department.

Thursday’s concert...