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Write of Spring

David Friend Hall - Berklee College of Music, 921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA

As part of the Jazz Composition Faculty, I'll be conducting a piece of my own, as well as performing on a couple of my colleagues pieces.  Come on out, it's going to be an evening with a lot of great music for 6-horn band.


Harmony Dept. Big Band Concert

David Friend Hall - Berklee College of Music, 921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA

Winnie is conducting one of her compositions as well as performing vibes in the concert.

ShapeShifter Lab Orchestra

Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA

Professor Winnie Dahlgren has teamed up with bass player Matthew Garrison for this event. The concert will be a presentation of their collaboration, with Mr. Garrison’s music arranged for big band. An evening with jazz, funk, world music, loops, polyrhythms and high energy. 


$8 in advance, $12 at door (Free with Berklee ID up til the day before)

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Hello, and thanks for stopping by!

Lots of things happening behind the scenes, more updates will be posted soon.

Part of the projects we are working on are: "No Boundaries", as well as creating an online teaching portal for students. Of course also music - right now in the process of recording big band music.

So stay tuned for more to come soon :-)



“Art is solving problems that cannot be formulated before they have been solved. The shaping of the question is part of the answer.” - Piet Hein


"...[She] has produced a CD featuring all her own compositions.  There's very enjoyable listening here from very enthusiastic players. She is a welcome addition to the jazz world and Winnie Dahlgren is a name you're going to be hearing more of."    

- Gary Burton