Concert

Five-Week Blowout: Final Ensemble Performances

Wednesday / August 11, 2010 / 12:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Starting at 12:00 p.m., numerous ensembles will give back-to-back performances in the David Friend Recital Hall, ending at 6:00 p.m. There will be something for all to hear, since these concerts will feature everything from small combos to large ensembles, with styles reflecting jazz, rock, pop, r&b, classical, and free idioms.

12:00 Mark Kohler
12:30 Robert Schlink
12:45 German Schauss
1:00  Alizon Lissance
1:15  Kevin Belz
1:30  Jesse Williams
1:45  Tino D'Agostino
2:00  Tino D'Agostino
2:15  Tino D'Agostino
2:30 Tim Mayer
2:45 Phil Wilson
3:00 Darcel Wilson
3:15 Darcel Wilson
3:30 Ron Reid
3:45 Ron Reid
4:00 Winston Maccow
4:15 Bob Pilkington
4:30 George Russell
4:45 Larry Watson
5:00 Eric Byers
5:15 Eric Byers
5:30 Eric Byers
5:45 Eric Byers

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SYSTEM 5 Ensemble Performance

Monday / August 9, 2010 / 4:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

SYSTEM 5 Ensemble performances from students of Alonzo Harris and Bernardo Hernandez.

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Berklee City Music Scholarship Concert

Tuesday / August 10, 2010 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115
Berklee City Music performers

Hosted by J. Curtis Warner, associate vice president for education outreach/executive director, Berklee City Music, this musical extravaganza will feature Boston's most talented inner-city youth in concert at the Berklee Performance Center. Showcasing students from a cross section of Boston, Cambridge, Chelsea, and Somerville public high schools, this evening promises to be exciting for all! Noteworthy will be the traditional awarding of full-tuition SYSTEM 5 Continuing Scholarships to eight deserving students who will have successfully completed Berklee's five-week summer performance program. Featuring Sharon Young, Marty Walsh, Winston Maccow, Mike Tucker, and Nichelle Mungo.

Admission: 
$5 in advance, $10 day of show. Student discount available at the Berklee Performance Center box office.

Five-Week Vocal Night

Monday / August 9, 2010 / 8:15 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

The Five-Week Summer Performance Program will feature performances by the Music Theater Workshop and Ensemble, the Five-Week Chorus, World Music Ensemble, and Singers Showcase.

Christiane Karam: World Music (FWEN-010-189)

Lucy Holstedt: Chorus (FWEL-024)

Alisa Miles, Sherry Young, Jerri Sykes: Musical Theater Workshop (FWEL-028) and Musical Theater Ensemble (FWMT-010 )

Ken Zambello: 5-Week Singer Showcase

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SYSTEM 5 Ensemble Performance

Sunday / August 8, 2010 / 6:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

City Music Ensemble performance led by George Russell Jr.

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Ensembles Week: Jazz, Neo-Soul

Wednesday / August 4, 2010 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon recitals, led by faculty members Dave Santoro and Skip Smith. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including jazz and neo-soul.

1:00 p.m. Dave Santoro: Blue Era Note Jazz

2:30 p.m. Skip Smith: Music of Hancock and Zawinul

4:00 p.m. Skip Smith: Neo-Soul

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Ensembles Week: Latin, Country

Friday / August 6, 2010 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon recitals, led by faculty members Fernando Brandao, Mike Ihde, and Ann Dolan. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including Latin and country. 

1:00 p.m. Fernando Brandao: Brazilian Instrumental

2:30 p.m. Mike Ihde: Country Music Ensemble

4:00 p.m. Ann Dolan: Advanced Techniques of Voice Production

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Ensembles Week: Jazz, R&B

Thursday / August 5, 2010 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon recitals, led by faculty members Skip Smith and Ken Cervenka. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including jazz and r&b.

1:00 p.m. Skip Smith: Franklin, Wonder, Gaye, and Kahn

4:00 p.m. Ken Cervenka: Jazz Rating 6 

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Ensembles Week: Jazz, Avant-Garde

Monday / August 2, 2010 / 2:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon recitals, led by faculty member Darren Barrett. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including electric jazz and avant-garde.

2:30 p.m. Darren Barrett's Electric Jazz

4:00 p.m. Darren Barrett's Avant-Garde Ensemble

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Berklee Global Jazz Institute Ensemble

Saturday / September 25, 2010 / 12:00 p.m.
Berklee Stage
732 Columbus Ave.
Boston
MA
United States
02120
Berklee Global Jazz Institute Ensemble

The Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) is a performance program designed to foster creativity and musicianship through various musical disciplines, with pianist and composer Danilo Pérez as its artistic director.

The BGJI provides a comprehensive contemporary music environment where students are given opportunities to explore their creativity to the highest level possible, advance the power of music as a tool for the betterment of society, and connect musical creative thinking with the natural environment. Though launched less than a year ago, BGJI musicians have already played at a host of major festivals around North America, including the Newport Jazz Festival and the Beaches International Jazz Festival (Toronto). 

Admission: 
Free

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