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2016 The 39th Friends of John Coltrane Memorial Concert presents “An Evening of Ballads & Blues”

Friends of John Coltrane Memorial Concert presents “An Evening of Ballads & Blues”. The 39th Annual John Coltrane Memorial Concert featuring the John Coltrane Memorial Concert Ensemble, hosted by Eric Jackson, is set on Saturday, October 29, 2016, presented in collaboration with Northeastern Center for the Art and Northeastern Department of City & Community Affairs. The Friends of John Coltrane Memorial Concert (fJCMC) announce their initial plans for this year’s 39th […]
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2015 ORNETTE ‘N’ TRANE : The 38th Annual John Coltrane Memorial Concert

The 38th annual Friends of John Coltrane Memorial Concert (fJCMC) in collaboration with the Northeastern Center for the Arts, presents the 2015 John Coltraine memorial Concert, ORNETE ‘N’ TRANE. The first memorial concert was performed in Boston in 1977, the 10th year anniversary of Coltrane’s death. The annual Friends of John Coltrane Memorial Concert has […]
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2014 A Love Supreme: the 37th Annual John Coltrane Memorial Concert

Saturday, October 18, 2014, Friends of John Coltrane Memorial Concert presents the 37th Annual John Coltrane Memorial Concert. “A LOVE SUPREME” Celebrating the 50th Anniversary featuring Donald Harrison with the John Coltrane Memorial Concert Ensemble, hosted by Eric Jackson and presented in collaboration with Northeastern Center for the Arts.  “Acknowledgement” “Resolution” “Pursuance” “Psalm”, the four movements that comprise John Coltrane’s “A Love Supreme” suite, considered […]
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2013 A Year of Jubilee: the 36th Annual John Coltrane Memorial Concert with NES & JCMC Ensemble

Friends of John Coltrane Memorial Concert presents A Year of Jubilee: the 36th annual John Coltrane Memorial Concert, with the New England Spiritual Ensemble and the John Coltrane Memorial Concert Ensemble; hosted by Eric Jackson. Saturday, November 23, 7:30 pm. The John Coltrane Memorial Concert Ensemble will partner with the New England Spiritual Ensemble to […]
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2011 The 34th John Coltrane Memorial Concert Coltrane’s Ashé III

The Department of African American Studies at Northeastern University Presents: Coltrane’s Ashé III Legacy Spirit Life For its 34th anniversary, John Coltrane Memorial Concert is presenting John Coltrane’s music in contemporary interpretations illustrating influences from Afro-Caribbean music cultures. This is the world’s oldest annual performance tribute to the musical and spiritual legacy of the great master.Eric Jackson of WGBH will the evening’s host. […]
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2010 The 33rd FJCMC Annual Concert Featuring Anthony Brown’s Asian American Orchestra

The 33rd FJCMC Annual Concert Featuring Anthony Brown’s Asian American Orchestra, along with other activities held during the month of September 2010.  All events held at Northeastern University with most free and open to the public: Thursday, September 16, 2010, 6-8 pm~ John Coltrane and Black America’s Quest for Freedom: Spirituality and the Music (published by Oxford […]