Events

Brazilian Music with Antonio Adolfo

Tuesday / July 23, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Brazilian musician and arranger Antonio Adolfo has written songs that have been recorded by artists such as Stevie Wonder, Sergio Mendes, Dionne Warwick, Herb Alpert, and Earl Klugh.
Admission: Free

JEZVE

Monday / August 12, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
JEZVE combines improvisation-based contemporary music with ethnic elements from band members’ homelands in Israel, Turkey, Peru, and South Korea.
Admission: Free

Shredding Like a Rock Star, with Dave Ellefson of Megadeth and Steve Bailey

Tuesday / September 24, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
David Ellefson of Megadeth will take part in a conversation with Steve Bailey, chair of the Bass Department, about living and playing successfully at Berklee and beyond. 
Admission: Free

Christian Scott Master Class

Friday / September 27, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
This Christian Scott master class is sponsored by the Brass Department, featuring a student band.
Admission: Free

Derico Watson Drum Groove Clinic

Monday / September 30, 2013 / 11:00 a.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
A multifaceted clinic featuring Derico Watson, drummer for Victor Wooten, SMV, Mike Stern, Larry Carleton, and others. Watson, a pyrotechnic drum soloist, will emphasize the importance of simplicity and groove.
Admission: Free

Victor Wooten

Monday / September 30, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Victor Wooten will play, talk, and answer questions about music, life, and the Victor Wooten Center for Music and Nature. Hosted by his longtime Bass Extremes partner and Berklee Bass chair, Steve Bailey.
Admission: Free

The Riot of Spring: A Symposium

Monday / September 30, 2013 / 6:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
The first audience of the Rite of Spring rioted. Was it Igor Stravinsky's music, Vaslav Nijinsky's choreography, or both? Is the Rite still "modern"? What does it mean to be modern in 2013? Can the arts still provoke us that deeply? This panel discussion will explore these themes.
Admission: Free

Minamo: Experimental Electronic Music from Japan

Thursday / October 3, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Formed in 1999 by Keiichi Sugimoto and Tetsuro Yasunaga, Minamo has performed and collaborated with some of the most important artists in ambient electronic music. This event includes a performance as well as a discussion of Minamo’s artistic process.
Admission: Free

Mary Lambert / Caroline Harvey

Saturday / October 5, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Well known for her vocals with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis on the song “Same Love,” Mary Lambert is one of the most talked-about unsigned artists. Poet, educator, and activist Caroline Harvey will open.
Admission: $15 in advance, $20 day of show
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Music Therapy Supervisor Reception

Thursday / October 10, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
The Music Therapy Department presents the music therapy supervisor reception.
Admission: Free

Artists for Social Action: Matt Jenson and the Liquid Revolution

Tuesday / October 15, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Matt Jenson and the Liquid Revolution is a powerful six-piece band built on a foundation of rock-solid reggae groove, tight vocal harmonies, inspired blues-rock soloing, and reggae’s long mission of revolutionary consciousness-raising.
Admission: Free

Qantara Berklee

Wednesday / October 16, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
“Qantara,” which means “arch” in Arabic, brings to life Simon Shaheen’s vision for the unbridled fusion of Arab, Turkish, jazz, Western classical, and Latin American music.
Admission: Free

Henrique De Almeida and World News

Thursday / October 17, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Drummer Henrique De Almeida presents his fusion band, World News, an all-Berklee-faculty ensemble. He join forces with fusion greats Steve Hunt on keyboards, Sal Difusco on guitar, Dino Govani on saxophone, and Joe Santerre on bass.
Admission: Free

Sean Forbes / Deaf and Loud

Monday / October 21, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Sean Forbes will perform and talk about his journey as a performing deaf rapper and the creation of D-PAN, a nonprofit organization dedicated to making music accessible to the deaf and hard-of-hearing. Using video examples and other technology, Forbes will demonstrate how his work is helping the hearing-impaired participate in the enjoyment of music.  
Admission: Free

Greater Than One: The Music Of Dwele

Monday / October 21, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
A tribute to the R&B/soul singer, songwriter, and producer Dwele, presented by Aaron Liao and featuring the Berklee Dwele Ensemble.
Admission: Free

Life After Berklee: Growing Your Own Business

Wednesday / October 23, 2013 / 6:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Berklee's Music Business/Management Department presents its annual Evening with Entrepreneurs, an opportunity to learn about the process of bringing an idea to life and to get practical advice on starting a business.
Admission: Free

Esterhazy Quartet in Concert

Thursday / October 24, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
The Esterhazy Quartet will play a concert for string quartet from the classic and modern repertoire.  
Admission: Free

2nd International Csound Conference

Friday / October 25, 2013 / 8:00 a.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
  The 2nd International Csound Conference is scheduled for October 25-27, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Absolute beginners to experienced developers are welcome. It will be a chance to learn, explore, and enjoy the tangible creations of the csound community. Not a Csound hacker? We invite you to come and listen to the sounds and ideas and find out how Csound can work into your musical compositions and productions.
Admission: General: $100, Student: $50, Berklee Faculty: $80, Berklee Student: $25

The Berklee International Csound Conference

Sunday / October 27, 2013 / 8:00 a.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
All-day conference featuring speakers and concerts.
Admission: Free

Robin Eubanks Jazz Trombone Clinic

Wednesday / October 30, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Grammy-winning jazz trombonist Robin Eubanks will share his knowledge with Berklee students in this clinic.
Admission: Free

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