Saturday / September 27, 2014 / 10:00 p.m.Scullers Jazz Club
Since her 1990 debut album went platinum, the Grammy-nominated Oleta Adams, a pianist and vocalist in genres including gospel, jazz, R&B, soul, and pop, has garnered worldwide acclaim and sold more than 2.5 million albums.Buy Tickets
Sunday / September 28, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
The once Texan, now New York-based Grammy Award-winning quasi-collective Snarky Puppy has gone from a best-kept secret to one of the most respected names in instrumental music. Although still underground in many respects, the band has earned high praise from critical stalwarts like the BBC, Village Voice, Guardian, and Boston Herald, and has performed at some of the best venues and festivals in Asia, Europe, Australia, and North America.Buy Tickets
Monday / September 29, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Berklee associate professor and pianist Alon Yavnai presents an interactive workshop which focuses on being "in the moment" when improvising.
Monday / September 29, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Norm Zocher’s Electric Strings Quartet will perform excerpts from Rock Ethic and other original compositions, arranged for the unique instrumentation of this ensemble.
Monday / September 29, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
The John Funkhouser Quintet is a band of musicians without borders. Its influences range as widely as Woody Guthrie, Thelonious Monk, Frank Zappa, Frederic Chopin, and Ravi Shankar. This concert will include special guest vocalist Aubrey Johnson.
Monday / September 29, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Featuring some of Boston’s jazz royalty, distinguished Berklee and Harvard faculty, this group performs originals and imaginative arrangements of jazz standards and traditional folk music.Buy Tickets
Monday / September 29, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Calling all Berklee songwriters! This monthly open mic is your chance to share some of your best work.
Monday / September 29, 2014 / 9:00 p.m.Berklee Dining Hall
Multi-instrumentalist and producer Daniel Gonzalez and live-looping guitarist Hector Hellion join forces to create a new way of music performance. This show will feature an eclectic electronic set with live loop improvisation.
Tuesday / September 30, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Latin Grammy-winner Jarabe De Palo, a Spanish pop/rock group formed in 1996, will perform an acoustic set of all of its major hits, such as “La Flaca,” “Agua,” “Dejame Vivir,” and many more.
Tuesday / September 30, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
Faculty member and bassist Lincoln Goines presents new arrangements and original music for the 21st century.
Tuesday / September 30, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Barcelona is a band from Seattle. Its sound is harmonious and piano-based with elements of rock.Buy Tickets
Tuesday / September 30, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Berklee assistant professor of piano Leo Blanco kicks off this faculty showcase night with original compositions blending contemporary South American music, modern harmonies, and improvisation. Next, Berklee instructors Jason Anick and Jason Yeager present a dynamic program of modern jazz infused with classical, rock, Latin, bluegrass, and other influences.Buy Tickets