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Berklee Musicians to Play New York’s Blue Note

Darren Barrett

For the eleventh straight year, a group of top student instrumentalists and composers from Boston’s Berklee College of Music will play New York City’s legendary Blue Note Jazz Club, on Monday, April 27. The Berklee Scholarship Jazz Sextet, directed by trumpeter and associate professor Darren Barrett, will perform original compositions and jazz standards. The band features players from Mexico, Israel, Canada and the U.S.

The group will play two shows, at 8 and 10:30 p.m. For ticket information, contact the Blue Note Jazz Club at 212-475-8592, or visit the Blue Note Web site. The Blue Note is located at 131 West 3rd Street, in Greenwich Village. General admission tickets are $10. Earlier that day, the Berklee Scholarship Jazz Sextet will visit radio station WBGO (88.3 FM, Newark. N.J.) to give a live in-studio performance and interview from 2-3 p.m. Listen to the broadcast at WBGO.

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