Here’s what’s happening and where to find it in the John Coltrane Memorial Concert week; more details at www.jcmc.neu.edu.
AARDVARK JAZZ ORCHESTRA | “Coltrane Facets,” with guest Jerry Leake, tablas and percussion | Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard | 7 Cambridge Center, Kendall Square, Cambridge | September 16 at 7:30 pm | 617.452.3205
“NEC TRIBUTE TO THE 30 YEAR JCMC LEGACY” | Featuring Your Neighborhood Saxophone Quartet, Rakalam Bob Moses, Cecil McBee, George Garzone, and Jerry Bergonzi | New England Conservatory, Brown Hall, 30 Gainsborough St, Boston | September 17 at 8 pm | 617.585.1122
“THE SOUL OF COLTRANE” | Discussion with Bill Bamfield and Armsted Christian, performances by students and faculty | Berklee College of Music, David Friend Recital Hall, Genko Uchida Building, 921 Boylston St, Boston | September 18 at 7- 9 pm | 617.266.1400 x2957
“HISTORY OF THE JOHN COLTRANE MEMORIAL CONCERT” | Northeastern University, John D. O’Bryant African American Institute, 40 Leon St, Boston | September 19 | 11:45 am–1:15 pm | 617.373.3143
“LISTENING TO TRANE” | Panel discussion with Ingrid Monson | Harvard University Music Building, Classroom 2, North Yard, Cambridge | September 20: 7-9 pm | 617.496.6013
BILL PIERCE QUARTET WITH MULGREW MILLER | Fundraiser for JCMC Educational Outreach Program | Northeastern University, Blackman Theatre, 360 Huntington Ave, Boston | September 21 at 8 pm | 617.373.4700
JOHN COLTRANE MEMORIAL ENSEMBLE FEATURING RAVI COLTRANE QUARTET AND AMIRI BARAKA | Blackman Theatre | September 22 at 7:30 pm | 617.373.4700