Darryl’s Projects


A Conversation With Yusef Lateef

In observance of the centennial of Yusef Lateef’s birthday, an excerpt from Darryl’s 2007 interview with Lateef. Here the two discuss Lateef’s Sonata for Clarinet and Piano.

Mister G and the Global Citizen Ensemble: Children of the World

Darryl joins the Global Citizen’s Ensemble to contribute to acclaimed children’s singer/songwriter Mister G’s new album Children of the World.

Claudia Acuña’s Break the Silence

A longtime admirer of her music, Darryl joins Claudia Acuña and her quartet for a performance benefitting domestic violence prevention.

Jason Moran’s Harlem Hellfighters on Tour

Darryl joins Jason Moran’s meditation on the life, combat service, and legacy of American musician and jazz composer James Reese Europe, who created the band of World War I’s African-American 369th regiment, the Harlem Hellfighters, and helped popularize jazz throughout France.

30 Boltwood Residency

During a four-month residency, Darryl presents new material with a new band at a favorite local spot. David Picchi (bass). Bob Weiner (percussion). Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.

The Onus at Boston Museum of Fine Arts Sound Bites Series

The Onus performs on the Sound Bites Series at MFA Boston. Darryl Harper (clarinet), Matthew Parrish (bass), Harry “Butch” Reed (drums).

Suite for Clarinet and String Quartet in Concert and Recording

Grammy Award-winning composer Ryan Truesdell’s Suite for Clarinet and String Quartet with the Wistaria Quartet