Concert

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.

Global Mala Boston Featuring Krishna Das and Jon Kabat-Zinn

Saturday / September 22, 2007 / 7:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Presented by YogaThree. Musician Krishna Das leads a kirtan chanting session to end Global Mala Boston. The evening includes a talk by meditation teacher Jon Kabat-Zinn and an introduction by yoga pioneer Baron Baptiste.

The Global Mala Project connects the Boston area with the worldwide yoga community for UN International Peace Day, September 21. Event proceeds from Boston will benefit two nonprofit organizations, Trees for the Future and WarChild. Tickets: $55, $35, $18, reserved seating. Purchase tickets for this show online through Ticketmaster.

Stephen Lynch

Thursday / September 13, 2007 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Presented by Live Nation. Growing up in the woods of northern Michigan, Stephen Lynch always had music in his life. But it wasn’t until he saw the movie This is Spinal Tap that he found his direction—to be a comedic singer/songwriter. Most recently, Stephen starred in the new Broadway musical The Wedding Singer, for which he received a Tony Award nomination for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical and Drama League award nominations for Distinguished Performance and Outstanding Actor in a Musical. Tickets $29, $25, reserved seating. Purchase tickets for this show online through Ticketmaster.

Reunion: Lisa Thorson & Doug Johnson

Thursday / October 4, 2007 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Vocalist Lisa Thorson and pianist Doug Johnson perform a concert of jazz and Brazilian music.

The Music of Rick DiMuzio

Monday / September 24, 2007 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

An evening of original music composed and performed by Berklee faculty member/jazz saxophonist Rick DiMuzio. The concert features different small group settings and premieres two new works.

Storytellers

Thursday / November 1, 2007 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Storytellers, under the direction of faculty vocalist Didi Stewart, is a show geared toward pop/rock performers of all kinds, providing an intimate showcase for rock-oriented covers and originals. In addition, vocalists will communicate directly with the audience, revealing the stories behind the songs.

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