Concert

Aljashu in Concert: Everlasting Spring

Thursday / April 29, 2010 / 7:00 p.m.
The Loft
939 Boylston St.
Boston
MA
United States

Sephardic songs in Ladino from the Greek Islands, featuring Berklee student and very special guest Ali Amr on qanun, and presented by Julia Madeson. Sponsored by the Office for Cultural Diversity.

Admission: 
Free

Jason Castro / Camera Can't Lie / Michael Castro

Saturday / May 15, 2010 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115
Jason Castro

With his rich tenor voice, distinctive looks, and endearingly innocent charm, Jason Castro won over millions of viewers as a contestant on the seventh season of American Idol. Now Castro releases his self-titled debut album on Atlantic Records. Also appearing are Camera Can't Lie and Michael Castro, Jason's brother.

Admission: 
$12 in advance, $15 day of show

Dave Madden and Phoebe Hunt / Lukas Nelson

Monday / May 3, 2010 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115
Dave Madden

In the midst of a sea of throaty voices, Austin, Texas singer/songwriter Dave Madden is a pleasant surprise. His songs are catchy, yet fraught with meaning. His delivery is both impeccable and sexy. Trained at Berklee, he moves deftly between the piano and various guitars. He will be sharing music in an "in-the-round" style with Phoebe Hunt from the Belleville Outfit. With special guest Lukas Nelson (son of Willie).

Admission: 
$10, general admission; $8, students

Berklee Spring Fest 2010

Saturday / April 24, 2010 / 12:00 p.m.
Prudential Center
800 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

The Student Activities Center at Berklee College of Music is holding its first ever Spring Fest outdoor concert and market, cosponsored by the Shops at Prudential Center. It takes place rain or shine on the outdoor plaza on the Boylston Street side of Prudential Center. This event features some of Berklee's most talented musicians including Emily Elbert, Eric Robertson and the Boston Boys, Julia Easterlin, Re-Up, Tin Soldiers, and Berklee's 17-piece Prince ensemble Purple Rain. The event will also feature a mini-bazaar with various community vendors as well as a few activities for children.

Admission: 
Free

The Case of Michael Jackson

Saturday / May 1, 2010 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Berklee students from the Advanced Theater Production Workshop and Michael Jackson Ensemble present an original play, with music and dance, about the life and death of Michael Jackson. Students perform Jackson's hits and examine his life, with guest artist Michael Bearden, musical director for This Is It. Read more about the event.

Admission: 
$10 general admission

The Case of Michael Jackson

Friday / April 30, 2010 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Berklee students from the Advanced Theater Production Workshop and Michael Jackson Ensemble present an original play, with music and dance, about the life and death of Michael Jackson. Students perform Jackson's hits and examine his life, with guest artist Michael Bearden, musical director for This Is It. Read more about the event.

Admission: 
$10 general admission

Berklee Marimba Concert

Monday / November 22, 2010 / 3:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

This performance will feature Marimba Ensemble 1, Marimba 2, and other marimba-centered performing ensembles.

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Berklee Marimba Concert

Monday / November 8, 2010 / 3:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

This performance will feature students in Nancy Zeltsman's courses Marimba Ensemble 3, Marimba and Mixed Chamber Music Ensemble, and Marimba Transcriptions and Repertoire Lab.

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Hey Rim Jeon and Friends

Thursday / July 29, 2010 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

International recording artist and pianist Hey Rim Jeon will present a set of jazz standards and original compositions.

A highly-regarded performer in the New England and New York areas, Hey Rim Jeon's recent award-winning album Mona Lisa Puzzle features legendary saxophonist Dave Liebman, along with Herbie Hancock's powerhouse rhythm section: Terri Lyne Carrington on drums, James Genus on bass, and Richie Barshay on percussion. For more information visit jazzjeon.com.

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The Mike Tucker Quintet

Monday / July 19, 2010 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

The Mike Tucker Quintet will play a concert of new original music that they will be recording in the fall.

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