Events

The 98 Project

Wednesday / October 1, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
The 98 Project is a sextet of Berklee students playing original tunes and arrangements of jazz repertoire.
Admission: Free

From The New World

Wednesday / October 1, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Hankyul Kang will debut original compositions, as well as reharmonizations of famous songs in a piano trio setting. 
Admission: Free

Flamenco Influences

Thursday / October 2, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
After a yearlong study of different flamenco styles, pianist and Berklee faculty member Nando Michelin will share the influences that he has found as a result.
Admission: Free

Penelope Santana Group

Thursday / October 2, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Dominican jazz guitarist Penelope Santana will present an evening of original compositions and standards with her band.
Admission: Free

Alain Caron

Friday / October 3, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
The Bass Department welcomes MarkBass artist and Canadian bass virtuoso Alain Caron. From the seminal fusion group Uzeb to Mike Stern, Alain covers all basses. He  brings to Berklee a wealth of experience in improvisation, composition, slapping, and fretless bass.    
Admission: Free

Funny Girl

Friday / October 3, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
An afternoon at the theater with numbers from musicals that are all about comedy! Hosted by two improv emcees, this hour of hilarious will feature many wonderful singers, musicians, and a variety of tunes.
Admission: Free

Gilad Barakan Quintet

Monday / October 6, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
A few weeks after recording its debut album, Gilad Barakan's Quintet will perform with special guests at Berk Hall. The music reflects Barakan's classical, jazz, and rock background.  
Admission: Free

Antoni Vaquer: Voodoo Children Big Band

Tuesday / October 7, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Pianist Antoni Vaquer performs a mix of rock, jazz, and other styles with a modern jazz big band.
Admission: Free

Sophisticated Lady: In Memory of Magdalene Liptay

Tuesday / October 7, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Composer, arranger, and pianist Suzanna Sifter presents an acoustic jazz quartet with some Berklee all-stars: Dino Govoni on tenor sax, Bruce Gertz on bass, and Casey Scheuerell on drums.
Admission: Free

Rhiannon

Wednesday / October 8, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Vocalist Rhiannon presents a voice clinic titled "The Improvised Life."
Admission: Free

Shir Zehavy: Golden Melody

Wednesday / October 8, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Singer and songwriter Shir Zehavy presents a set of her own music that combines American electro-pop with Israeli tones and timbres.
Admission: Free

Two for the Road: Jazz for Piano and Guitar

Wednesday / October 8, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Berklee faculty members Bob Winter and Larry Baione present a recital of jazz repertoire for piano and guitar.
Admission: Free

Nancy Rumbel: Oboist Outside the Box

Thursday / October 9, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
In this session, Nancy Rumbel will share concepts about improvisation both in live music and in her career. She will help us open our horizons to possibilities that exist here at Berklee and beyond.
Admission: Free

David Caalaman Trio

Thursday / October 9, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Pianist David Caalaman presents compositions by Cedar Walton, Hank Mobley, John Hicks, and others in a trio setting.
Admission: Free

The Nikko Salvador Sextet

Friday / October 10, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
The Nikki Salvador Sextet will perform arrangements and tunes by Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonius Monk, George Coleman, John Hicks, Cedar Walton, and Mulgrew Miller.
Admission: Free

Arabic-Inspired Music

Friday / October 10, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Presenting primarily original compositions, Aliya Cycon's Arabic-inspired music will feature seven talented musicians from around the world in a salute to Cycon's passion for the genre.
Admission: Free

Sheri Sanders Workshop

Tuesday / October 14, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Visiting artist and vocalist Sheri Sanders presents a workshop on musical theatre, performance, and auditions.
Admission: Free

Guitarist Danny Nagy

Tuesday / October 14, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Guitarist Danny Nagy performs energetic fusion music.
Admission: Free

Un Mardi en Chocolat by Pia Salvia

Tuesday / October 14, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Pia Salvia is a classically trained harpist/singer from Belgium who can enchant with her voice and the strum of her harp alone. Her passion is mostly driven by merging these into diverse genres (pop, funk, neo-soul, bossa).You should be ready to get wrapped in some beautiful music as well as some original interpretations and arrangements of known melodies. Her constant desire to fuse the harp sounds with other genres in front of an multicultural international ensemble will make for a musical experience that will stay with you for a long time.
Admission: Free

Moira Lo Bianco: Improvisation for Classical Pianists - Session 2

Wednesday / October 15, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Students of this clinic will acquire the necessary tools to create their own improvisations using classical compositions as source materials and eventually write original compositions that can freely reinvent a classical composition.
Admission: Free

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