Natalie MacMaster and her husband, Donnell Leahy, have created a new show that highlights the unique talents, stories, and traditions from their original homes of Cape Breton and Lakefield, Canada. Playing alongside their children and additional musicians, dancers, and singers, the first family of traditional fiddlers performs A Celtic Family Celebration filled with dancing, singing, and, of course, world class music.
Heavy Rotation Records' 15th Annual Epic Event and Album Release concert will consist of artists on HRR's latest release, Dorm Sessions 10. Artists will perform original material in various genres including rock, pop, hip-hop, EDM, and country.
Grammy Award nominee and pastor Kim Burrell possesses a dynamic, distinctive, and captivating voice that carries the power to soothe and encourage the hearts of people everywhere. Burrell will perform with a large student ensemble and with featured faculty guests.
Some members of Berklee a cappella group the Charlie Chords
The Varsity Vocals International Championship of A Cappella is the only international tournament that showcases the art of student a cappella singing. Participants in this quarterfinal include the following groups:
The CharlieChords, Berklee College of Music
Ithacappella, Ithaca College
L'Shir, University of Hartford
Mixed Emotions, Plymouth State University
The Opportunes, Harvard University
S#arp Attitude, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Widely heralded for its innovative reworkings of rock, indie, electronica, and modernist classical music, the Bad Plus now turns to Ornette Coleman’s landmark 1972 album Science Fiction to honor the great master of free jazz. Bassist Reid Anderson, pianist Ethan Iverson, and drummer David King pay tribute to Coleman by boldly interpreting Science Fiction song for song, with help from an esteemed horn section of fine improvisers including Tim Berne, alto saxophone; Ron Miles, trumpet; and Sam Newsome, soprano saxophone.
The Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra (BCJO) is an ensemble that is dedicated to playing student works by Berklee composers. Under the direction of Jazz Composition faculty member Greg Hopkins, this ensemble never fails to deliver stellar music by top Berklee student performers.