Concert

Berklee Tower of Power Ensemble

Monday / December 14, 2009 / 7:15 pm
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

One of Berklee's most popular ensembles. The funk and soul group performs the music of the famed Tower of Power band, creating a wall of energy with six vocalists, eight horns, and five rhythm players.

Admission: 
$10

Ensemble Showcase: Jazz, Contemporary Classical, Merengue

Thursday / December 10, 2009 / 12:00 pm
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Robin Ginenthal, Ron Mahdi, Ricardo Monzon, Ralph Peterson, and Dave Weigert. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including jazz, contemporary classical, and merengue.

1:00 p.m. Dave Weigert: Berklee Yellowjackets Ensemble
2:15 p.m. Ron Mahdi: Berklee Art Blakey Ensemble
3:30 p.m. Ralph Peterson: Advanced Small Band Ensemble
6:30 p.m. Robin Ginenthal: Contemporary Chamber Music Ensemble
8:00 p.m. Ricardo Monzon: World Music, Merengue

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change without notice.

 

Admission: 
Free

Ensemble Showcase: Jazz, Middle Eastern

Wednesday / December 9, 2009 / 12:00 pm
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Terri Lyne Carrington, Christiane Karam, Alain Mallett/Jamey Haddad, and Dave Samuels. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including jazz and music from the Middle East.

1:00 p.m. Christiane Karam: Middle Eastern Ensemble
2:15 p.m. Alain Mallett/Jamey Haddad: Advanced Small Band Ensemble
3:30 p.m. Dave Samuels: Advanced Small Band Ensemble
6:30 p.m. TBA
8:00 p.m. Terri Lyne Carrington: Advanced Jazz Ensemble

 

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change without notice.

 

Admission: 
Free

Ensemble Showcase: Fusion, South American, Jazz, Funk

Tuesday / December 8, 2009 / 12:00 pm
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Leo Blanco, Darren Barrett, Tiger Okoshi, and Lennie Stallworth. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including fusion, jazz, funk, and music from South America.

1:00 p.m. Darren Barrett: Advanced Small Band Ensemble
2:15 p.m. Darren Barrett: Advanced Small Band Ensemble
3:30 p.m. Tiger Okoshi: Contemporary Fusion
6:30 p.m. Leo Blanco: South American Ensemble
8:00 p.m. Lennie Stallworth: Funk and Soul Revue

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change without notice.

Admission: 
Free

Ensemble Showcase: Funk, Marimba, Reggae

Monday / December 7, 2009 / 12:00 pm
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Lennie Stallworth, Joe Lovano, Nancy Zeltsman, and Matt Jensen. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including funk, marimba, and reggae.

1:00 p.m.    Lennie Stallworth: Parliament, Funkadelic
2:15 p.m.    Joe Lovano: 21st Century
3:30 p.m.    Joe Lovano: 52nd Street Themes
6:30 p.m.    Nancy Zeltsman: Marimba in Mixed Chamber
8:00 p.m.    Matt Jensen: Music of Bob Marley

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change, without notice.

Admission: 
Free

Singers Showcase

Thursday / December 3, 2009 / 7:15 pm
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Berklee's premiere vocal event offers a variety of styles and musical settings for some of the college's exceptional singers. The outstanding lead singers will be chosen from more than 100 students who audition for a spot in this immensely popular concert.

Admission: 
$15, reserved seating

Jazz and Blues Guitar Showcase

Monday / November 23, 2009 / 7:15 pm
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

This showcase features some of Berklee's top student guitarists leading groups in the jazz and blues genres.

Admission: 
$10

Ensemble Showcase: Soul, Jazz, R&B, African

Monday / November 30, 2009 / 12:00 pm
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Student ensembles perform a series of afternoon and evening recitals, led by faculty members Joanne Brackeen, Jetro DaSilva, and Skip Smith. These end-of-semester performance finals will cover a range of styles, including soul, jazz, r&b, and music from South Africa.

 

  • 1:00 p.m. Joanne Brackeen: Advanced Small Jazz Ensemble
  • 2:15 p.m. Jetro DaSilva: R&B and Smooth Jazz
  • 3:30 p.m. Jetro DaSilva: Music of Joe Zawinul
  • 6:30 p.m. Jetro DaSilva: Music of South Africa
  • 8:00 p.m. Skip Smith: Neo-Soul

 

 

Recitals will run about 45 minutes long. Performance times are subject to change, without notice.

 

Admission: 
free

Berklee Tower of Power Ensemble

Monday / March 8, 2010 / 7:15 pm
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

One of Berklee's most popular groups, this funk and soul ensemble performs the music of the famed Tower of Power band, creating a wall of energy with six vocalists, eight horns, and a five-piece rhythm section.

Admission: 

Tribute to John Bavicchi

Monday / November 16, 2009 / 7:15 pm
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Featured performers Robin Ginenthal and other Berklee faculty members present compositions by professor emeritus John Bavicchi.

Admission: 

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