Thursday / October 16, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Attendance at this event is mandatory for all incoming students who did not attend one of the "Sex Signals" shows during orientation.
Thursday / October 16, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
Blues guitarist/sitarist Shwetaank Gupta collaborates yet again with musicians from around the globe on a fusion, funk, and classical repertoire with fresh, original arrangements.
Thursday / October 16, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Alexz Johnson is a Canadian singer-songwriter based in Brooklyn with a unique pop and soul sound. Jared & the Mill and Patrick Droney will also take the stage.Buy Tickets
Friday / October 17, 2014 / 9:00 a.m.David Friend Recital Hall
The Music Therapy Department presents its annual symposium highlighting the work of music therapy around the world.
Friday / October 17, 2014 / 9:30 a.m.The Loft
The Berklee community is invited to a symposium featuring some of the industry's top producers, engineers, DJs, and beatmakers—all women who are innovative leaders in using technology to make music. Presenters will include legendary artist Nona Hendryx.
Admission: Free; morning sessions are open only to members of the Berklee and Pro Arts communities. Only Berklee students, faculty, and staff may attend the afternoon sessions; RSVP required.
Friday / October 17, 2014 / 10:15 a.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Drummer Caio Moskalkoff presents a recital of original music and covers.
Friday / October 17, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Harpist and vocalist Allegra Cramer will present soul-searching original songs and covers with a little help from gifted friends and fellow musicians.
Friday / October 17, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
With dynamism and high artistic quality, Tango Lovers Company brings all the glamor, passion, and sensuality of tango to the stage.Buy Tickets
Friday / October 17, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Animal Flag is the solo project of 20-year-old singer-songwriter and producer Matthew Politoski. Jesse Denaro, I/Ø and the Sulk Scouts will also play.Buy Tickets
Saturday / October 18, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Dominic Florio, an up-and-coming pop artist from Chicago, is set to release his sophomore album Louder with the help of his band. Since picking up piano and singing at age 13, Florio has dedicated his songwriting to being honest and relatable. Auguster and Joseph also perform.
Saturday / October 18, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Four-time Grammy Award–winner Dianne Reeves is among the most prominent and influential vocalists in jazz. A glorious singer with a sumptuous sound, she has for three decades proudly carried the torch kindled by Ella Fitzgerald and Sarah Vaughan. Steeped in tradition, her rhythmic virtuosity and improvisational ease are breathtaking.Buy Tickets
Saturday / October 18, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Fenway Center
Israeli composer Menachem Wiesenberg's music will be played by Berklee, Northeastern University, and New England Conservatory musicians, including Larry Bell and Berklee's new String Deptartment Chair David Wallace.
Sunday / October 19, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.Cafe 939
This showcase of haunting, beautiful music by one of Boston’s finest acts, the Grownup Noise, along with support from the Impulse Powers and the Wrong Shapes, is also a fundraiser for the Mass General Hospital Cancer Center music therapy program.Buy Tickets
Sunday / October 19, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
An astounding 17-piece big band from northeast Brazil, SpokFrevo Orquestra draws inspiration from frevo, a vibrant, old style of carnival music packed with high energy, driving rhythms, and infectious happiness.Buy Tickets
Monday / October 20, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Maraca player and guitarist Manuel Rangel gives a master class covering his own five maraca movements, which can be used in all kinds of Venezuelan music.
Monday / October 20, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
A master class on North and South Indian percussion. The artists will lecture and demonstrate the North Indian style percussion (tabla) and the South Indian style (mridangam).
Monday / October 20, 2014 / 1:15 p.m.Cafe 939
Percussionist Manuel Rangell presents a clinic explaining the new direction of the maracas in Venezuelan music.
Monday / October 20, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Guitarist Cameron Rasmussen performs a metal set arranged for this specific occasion, as well as some contemporary jazz, funk, and fusion tunes as well as a few surprises.
Monday / October 20, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Akenda is a four-piece band of current Berklee students influenced by jazz fusion, progressive rock, classical, and electronic dance music. This recital will showcase compositions by guitarist Bert Cheshire.
Monday / October 20, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Singer Sun J. Ban gives her first Berklee recital with a program of various songs in several genres.