projects / performances

  • Ameranouche – hot acoustic jazz mixed with soul, flamenco, and bebop led by guitarist/composer Richard Sheppard
  • Çeşni Trio – original compositions grounded in the flavors (çeşniler) of Turkish makam music with Tev Stevig, Fabio Pirozzolo and Michael K. Harrist
  • Orkestra Marhaba – a consortium performing and studying the music of the Near East, focusing on Turkish music and makam and led by neyzen Fred Stubbs
  • Hunt Ensemble – jazz trio and more led by Joe and Yuka Hunt
  • Greek Music Ensemble – a Boston-based group of professional musicians performing of Greek Art Music.
  • Sol & Kiel – original compositions and songs written and performed on instruments from across the globe with Tobey LaRoche, Jesse Hanson, and Michael K. Harrist
  • Harrist Family Band – compositions by Michael K. Harrist as well as Michael and Cookie singing in close harmony and playing tunes!
  • Honky Tonk Masquerade – western swing, country, and old time: “A little bit of Austin, from Boston.”
  • Capillary Action – cubist, confrontational takes on classic pop forms… led by composer/vocalist/guitarist Jonathan Pfeffer.
  • Wendy and the Lost Boys – traditional fiddle tunes from New England, Quebec, Appalachia, Scandinavia, and more for contra dances featuring fiddler Louisa Engle