Department of Music

UNCW Day of Rhythm

Friday, March 3, 2017, 10 am - 4 pm

Batuque Trio

Featuring Batuquê Trio

  • Jamaal Baptiste, piano
  • Natalie Boeyink, bass   (*UNCW faculty)
  • Andy Smith, drums
  • Batuquê Trio blends jazz with a myriad of Latin jazz styles, from the folkloric roots of Cuban and Brazilian music to contemporary trends in Afro-Cuban, Brazilian and Caribbean jazz. The three members of the trio are all educators and performers who have given clinics at the Jazz Education Network’s annual conference as well as the Percussive Arts Society International Conference.
  • Justin Hoke, guitar (*UNCW faculty)

For: High school jazz rhythm section students (piano, acoustic and electric bass, guitar, drums)


  • Full day of masterclasses and small group coachings by Batuquê Trio
  • Performance by Batuquê Trio

Advanced registration required, but FREE event is free for students


Dr. Natalie Boeyink, Coordinator of UNCW String Studies

UNCW is an EEO/AA Institution. Accommodations for disabilities
may be requested by contacting the Department of Music at 910.962.3415
at least 10 days prior to the event.