Recital: Nicholas Ryder '22 MM, Jazz Saxophone

NEC: Eben Jordan Ensemble Room | Directions

255 St. Botolph St.
Boston, MA
United States

NEC's students meet one-on-one each week with a faculty artist to perfect their craft. As each one leaves NEC to make their mark in the performance world, they present a full, professional recital that is free and open to the public. It's your first look at the artists of tomorrow.

Nicholas Ryder '22 MM studies Jazz Saxophone with Melissa Aldana and Ken Schaphorst.

All compositions are by Nicholas Ryder.

This performance is open to in-person audiences, and can also be viewed via livestream.

Watch Livestream from Eben Jordan Room

  • Nicholas Ryder '22 MM, saxophone
  • Melissa Aldana, studio teacher
  • Ken Schaphorst, studio teacher
  1. Watertown Side Streets

  2. Coming Forth

  3. Waltz of the Infidels

  4. NAFTI (Not A Fast Tune Idiot)

  5. Let Bygonz Be Bygonz

  6. Sakura No Ki (Cherry Blossom Tree)

  7. Un Toque De España (A Touch of Spain)

  8. Through the Kasserine Pass

  9. Meltdown

  10. Theme for the End (Hank’s Theme)


    Michael Brehm, trumpet, flugelhorn
    Joey Dies, trombone
    Keegan Marshall-House, piano
    Domenico Botelho, double bass
    Nadav Friedman, drums