Concert

Joan Rivers

Saturday / October 27, 2007 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Presented by RRazz Productions, Inc. Legendary comedy superstar Joan Rivers makes a very rare Boston appearance! Special guest: It's Madame with an E! starring Madame with Joe Kovacs. Tickets: $76, $56, $46 reserved seating. Purchase tickets for this show online through Ticketmaster.

Joe Bonamassa

Friday / October 26, 2007 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Presented by HT Productions. One of the most exciting young blues/rock guitarists on the scene today, Joe Bonamassa draws his inspiration from the British and American blues greats. In fact, when Bonamassa was only 12, B.B. King declared, "This kid's potential is unbelievable. He hasn't even begun to scratch the surface. He's one of a kind."

Tickets: $41, $26, reserved seating. Purchase tickets for this show online through Ticketmaster.

The Jazz Educators Orchestra

Tuesday / October 23, 2007 / 8:15 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

The JEO is a big band jazz group led by Berklee faculty member, trumpeter and arranger Brian Lewis. The group performs a wide repertoire from the jazz idiom and is comprised of Berklee faculty, students, and local professional musicians.

Stars

Friday / October 19, 2007 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Presented by Live Nation. Beautiful, eloquent indie pop with a flair for the dramatic. Tickets available through Ticketmaster. $20, reserved seating.

Nicholl & Farquharson—Wind Music

Monday / October 15, 2007 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

The third in a series of concerts by faculty Matthew Nicholl and Michael Farquharson, "Wind Music" features compositions for woodwind quintet, rhythm section, and saxophone soloist.

The ensemble includes Nicholl on piano; Farquharson on fretted, fretless, and piccolo basses; Greg Badolato on tenor sax; Steve Langone on drums; and a woodwind quintet of faculty and area professionals. Nicholl and Farquharson each wrote half the program.

Mary Black

Saturday / October 13, 2007 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Presented by World Music. Mary Black has long been considered one of the finest female vocalists in the Celtic world. An unparalleled interpretive singer with a beautiful, dynamic voice, she draws on her traditional Irish folk and ballad background to create soaring music with a contemporary edge.

Tickets available through Ticketmaster. $45, $37, $30, reserved seating.

Anuna - Celtic Origins

Wednesday / October 10, 2007 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Presented by Elevation. Anúna, the original vocal group from Riverdance, is now touring in support of its first public television special and No. 1 world music album. Bridging the gap between classical and popular music, the Irish group is known for its dynamic stage presence and unique pan-European sound. Its new production Celtic Origins is a treat for both the eyes and the ears.

Tickets: $50, $40, reserved seating. Tickets available through Ticketmaster.

Provoked - Henry Rollins Spoken Word

Sunday / October 7, 2007 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Presented by Live Nation. An evening of opinionated, quintessentially American editorializing and storytelling. Tickets: $25, reserved seating. Purchase tickets for this show online through Ticketmaster.

Leo Blanco Group

Monday / October 1, 2007 / 8:15 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Faculty pianist Leo Blanco performs original world jazz compositions with his group, featuring faculty members Bruno Raberg, bass; Rick DiMuzio, saxophone; Jamey Haddad, drums and percussion; and Eugene Friesen, cello.

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