Concert

The Music of Cedar Walton

Thursday / December 4, 2008 / 3:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

A student sextet will perform a program of straight-ahead jazz songs written by the legendary pianist Cedar Walton. The award-winning Cedar Walton Ensemble has participated at the 2006 UNT International Jazz Festival, winning two outstanding soloist awards.

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Motown: The Mother of Popular Music

Wednesday / December 3, 2008 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Under the direction of Larry Watson, Motown class students study the music, history, and social significance of Motown music and its impact on American popular culture. This was the most successful record company in the history of record labels. Young Berklee artists will present a concert featuring songs from the Motown song book. They will honor the late Jr. Walker, Levi Stubbs of the Four Tops, Diana Ross and the Supremes, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Michael Jackson, the Temptations, and a host of others.

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Foundations of Singing with Soul

Wednesday / December 3, 2008 / 6:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Foundations of Singing with Soul explores the musical architects of soul music and the social, historical, and cultural issues that lead to the development of a particular vocal sound generally associated with singers of African descent. Singers from all over the world will perform the music of Donny Hathaway, Liz Wright, Christine Aguilera, Oleta Adams, Minnie Ripperton, and a host of other legendary soul singers.

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Warren Miller's <i>Children of Winter</i>

Saturday / November 15, 2008 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Warren Miller's Children of Winter, the largest action sports film on the planet, is back for the 59th year! Presented in high definition, Children of Winter takes you on a global adventure to locations like Japan, Austria, Iceland, and more. Warren Miller film premieres are aan experience, a celebration, and should not be missed.

Admission: 
$20.50, reserved seating

Warren Miller's <i>Children of Winter</i>

Friday / November 14, 2008 / 8:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Warren Miller's Children of Winter, the largest action sports film on the planet, is back for the 59th year! Presented in high definition, Children of Winter takes you on a global adventure to locations like Japan, Austria, Iceland, and more. Warren Miller film premieres are an experience, a celebration, and should not be missed.

Admission: 
$20.50, reserved seating

Warren Miller's <i>Children of Winter</i>

Saturday / November 15, 2008 / 5:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Warren Miller's Children of Winter, the largest action sports film on the planet, is back for the 59th year! Presented in high definition, Children of Winter takes you on a global adventure to locations like Japan, Austria, Iceland, and more. Warren Miller film premieres are an experience, a celebration, and should not be missed.

Admission: 
$20.50, reserved seating

Advanced Stage Performance Technique

Wednesday / December 3, 2008 / 4:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Advanced Stage Performance offers young artists the opportunity to perform material by legendary artists like Jarreau, Wonder, and Pink, and offers the Berklee community some new original compositions destined to become all-time American classics.

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Victor Mendoza at the Arsenal Center for the Arts

Monday / December 1, 2008 / 6:30 p.m.
Arsenal Center for the Arts
321 Arsenal Street
Watertown
MA
United States
02472
Victor Mendoza

The Victor Mendoza Quartet, featuring the virtuoso vibraphonist, closes the first season in the intimate, club-like setting of the Black Box Theater. The Arsenal Center for the Arts is located at 321 Arsenal Street in Watertown. Free parking is available, and the venue is handicapped accessible. Rounding out the Victor Mendoza Quartet will be Rafael Alcalá on piano, Fernando Huergo on bass, and Mark Walker on drums.

Mendoza's recordings and performances with his own group, as well as with artists such as Paquito D’Rivera, Danilo Pérez, Claudio Roditi, Giovanni Hidalgo, Horacio “El Negro” Hernández, and Antonio Sánchez, have earned him the respect of critics and jazz fans around the globe. The Smithsonian Institute has included Black Bean Blues in “Latin Jazz: The Perfect Combination,” its first major exhibition about this genre.

Admission: 
$15, $10 for students

Silvina Moreno and Friends

Monday / July 13, 2009 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Vocalist Silvina Moreno will perform with very talented musicians, showcasing a number of original songs and covers. Styles include Latin American rock/pop, blues, tango, and other mixed genres.

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The Music of Ornette Coleman Ensemble

Wednesday / December 3, 2008 / 12:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

The Ornette Coleman Ensemble directed by Jeffrey Galindo.

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