Wednesday / October 10, 2007 / 8:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
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, Anúna is a treat for both the eyes and the ears. Tickets: $50, $40, reserved seating. Tickets available through Ticketmaster.
Thursday / October 11, 2007 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Dino Govoni will present an evening of original jazz compositions by Jeff Galindo, Andy McWain, and himself in trio to quintet format.
Friday / October 12, 2007 / 8:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Presented by Ruffin-It Entertainment. Husband and wife singer/songwriter duo and Motown legends, Ashford and Simpson penned such hits as "Reach Out and Touch Somebody's Hand" and "I'm Every Woman." Don't miss this unforgettable night. Tickets $58, $48, reserved seating. Available for sale through Ticketmaster.
Saturday / October 13, 2007 / 8:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Presented by World Music. Mary Black has long been considered one of the finest female vocalists in the Celtic world. She draws on her traditional Irish folk background to create soaring music with a contemporary edge. Tickets available through Ticketmaster. $45, $37, $30, reserved seating.
Monday / October 15, 2007 / 1:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
The Doors' legendary guitarist and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Robby Krieger will give an exclusive interview and performance. The event is free and open to the public. Krieger will be interviewed by five student DJs from the BIRN (Berklee Internet Radio Network) for 90 minutes, taking questions from the audience, then he will perform a 30-minute set with Morrison Crossing, an all-Berklee-student Doors tribute band. Seating is first come, first served. The interview/performance will be put in heavy rotation on the BIRN following the event.
Tuesday / October 16, 2007 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Faculty pianist Laszlo Gardony performs with faculty bassist John Lockwood and Yoron Israel, assistant chair of the Percussion Department. The trio features unusual harmonizations, grooves, improvisations, arrangements, and a lot of interplay between the players.
Wednesday / October 17, 2007 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Pop, jazz and standards in four-part harmony will be performed by singers Aubrey Logan, Christine Fawson, Davide Thorne Scott, and Lee Abe with a rhythm section.
Thursday / October 18, 2007 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Jazz and funk will be performed under the direction of faculty bassist Tom Appleman. Mainly instrumental music with a vocal tune or two.
Friday / October 19, 2007 / 7:30 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Presented by Live Nation. Beautiful, eloquent indie pop with a flair for the dramatic. Tickets available through Ticketmaster. $20, reserved seating.
Sunday / October 21, 2007 / 7:30 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Twelve Girls Band was founded in June 2001. The group combines China's traditional musical instruments with modalities of modern popular music. With dainty musical rhythms and passionate performances, the group's growing audience enjoys Chinese folk instrumental music. Twelve Girls Band continues to spread the popularity of Chinese folk music both home and abroad. Tickets: $45, $39.50, $35
Monday / October 22, 2007 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Alexis Graspas presents his group performing contemporary original jazz.
Monday / October 22, 2007 / 9:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Colombian pianist/composer Juan Ospina presents a series of original compositions, written while enrolled in the Berklee Jazz Composition program, that tastefully blend Colombian rhythms with jazz elements.
Tuesday / October 23, 2007 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
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.
Tuesday / October 23, 2007 / 9:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Hear a Jazz orchestra that "swings with a modern twist." The Ayn Inserto Jazz Orchestra will feature special guest George Garzone, long-time Berklee faculty member and world-renowned educator and saxophonist. Music is arranged and composed by faculty member Ayn Inserto.
Wednesday / October 24, 2007 / 1:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
THIS EVENT IS NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. ADMISSION ONLY WITH BERKLEE ID.DJ Grandmaster Flash, turntable legend and one of hip-hop's biggest names, presents a clinic and master class for the Berklee community.
Wednesday / October 24, 2007 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
The 22nd annual Fall Together concert features compositions by Jazz Composition faculty. Featured writers: Greg Hopkins, Ken Pullig, Bob Pilkington, Bruce Thomas, Marc Rossi, Phil Wilson.
Friday / October 26, 2007 / 8:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
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. Tickets: $41, $26, reserved seating. Purchase tickets for this show online through Ticketmaster.
Saturday / October 27, 2007 / 8:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Presented by RRazz Productions, Inc. Legendary comedy superstar Joan Rivers makes a very rare Boston appearance! Tickets: $76, $56, $46 reserved seating. Purchase tickets for this show online through Ticketmaster.
Monday / October 29, 2007 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Faculty guitarist Julien Kasper performs psychedelic jazz/rock with his band featuring Zac Casher on drums and Jesse Williams on acoustic and electric bass.
Monday / October 29, 2007 / 9:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Guitarist/associate professor Tim Miller will perform with his trio at the Berklee Performance Center featuring all original music.