Events

Yoga for Percussionists

Friday / June 20, 2014 / 9:30 a.m.
Cafe 939
Faculty member Mia Olson will lead percussion students from the Berklee Percussion Festival though a series of yoga exercises specifically designed to benefit the health of drummers and percussionists.
Admission: Free

The Band of Heathens

Friday / June 20, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
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Since emerging out of Austin, Texas in the late 2000s, the Band of Heathens has toured relentlessly, building a devoted following and bringing its blend of Americana with a jam-tastic dash of psychedelia to some of the finest stages in music.
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CANCELED: The George Woods Band / The Lady Comes First / That One Eyed Kid

Friday / June 27, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
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CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds. Innovative Boston folk-funk group the George Woods Band will be releasing its first-ever live DVD. Also performing: The Lady Comes First and That One Eyed Kid. 
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Fast and Out: How to Achieve Guitar Speed and Get that 'Out' Sound

Wednesday / July 2, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
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This clinic will focus on developing speed on the guitar through specific legato and picking friendly scalar approaches for the left hand, and several right hand picking techniques including alternate, sweep, economy, hybrid, and finger picking. Next, the clinic will examine the minimum velocity required for Out playing, and the application of several atonal and polytonal techniques including the use of diminished, whole tone, augmented, and double augmented scales, the cycle of fifths/fourths, and the Mother Chord.  
Admission: Free

The Hillary Reynolds Band / As the Sparrow

Friday / July 11, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
The Hillary Reynolds Band invites listeners into a transcendent folk experience. As the Sparrow, a folk-influenced swing band, will also take the stage.
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Scars on 45 / Broken Anchor

Monday / July 14, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
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Scars on 45 is a quintet from Leeds, England, that combines the gentle melodic intensity of Snow Patrol or Keane with the added allure of coed vocals.
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Damaris

Tuesday / July 15, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
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The singer-songwriter Damaris will present a performance based on Andean and Afro-Peruvian music.
Admission: Free

Michal Sinka's Senior Recital

Wednesday / July 16, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Concluding his studies at Berklee, guitarist Michal Sinka will perform a selection of his favorite pieces and arrangements.
Admission: Free

Jay Brannan / Ev Horan

Wednesday / July 16, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
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New York-based singer-songwriter Jay Brannan will perform original folk songs and covers. Ev Horan will open the show.
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Midnight Snack / Aphrolove

Thursday / July 17, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
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Midnight Snack is the musical brainchild of brothers Michael and John Johnson.
Admission: Free

Drew of the Drew / Gabrielle Walter-Clay & Common Thread / Finnegan & the Family

Friday / July 18, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Bassist and Berklee graduate Drew of the Drew will perform, followed by soulful singer-songwriter Gabrielle Walter-Clay and her band, Common Thread. Finnegan & the Family will open the show.
Admission: Free

OOIOO / Black Pus

Saturday / July 19, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Hailing from Japan, OOIOO presents experimental music that freely weaves the past, present, and future into a tapestry of sound with a keen sense of color. The band Black Pus will also perform.
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CANCELED: The Wind and the Wave

Monday / July 21, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
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CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds. The Wind and the Wave are an Austin, Texas-based duo made up of Dwight Baker and Patricia Lynn.
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Mitch Seidman: Practice Tips for Musicianship Class

Tuesday / July 22, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
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Faculty member and guitarist Mitch Seidman will demonstrate helpful practice techniques and tips for Musicianship class.  
Admission: Free

Rebecca Nicole Chubay's Senior Recital

Wednesday / July 23, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Singer Rebecca Nicole Chubay performs her senior recital with a program of old-fashioned and contemporary jazz classics and originals.
Admission: Free

The Art of Extemporaneous Composition: An Improviser's Approach to Writing Music

Thursday / July 24, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
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Daryl Lowery (tenor sax) and fellow Berklee faculty Mark Walker (drums), Dave Clark (bass), and Jiri Nedoma (piano) will perform new original music as well as selections from the quartet’s new recording, Unity of One. The performance will include a discussion of the creative process involved with each composition and unique approaches to the art of improvisation.
Admission: Free

Krys.P Presents: SOUL’D OUT

Thursday / July 24, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Southern-born gospel and soul singer-sgwriter and Berklee alumna Krystal Pegram will perform with the R&B duo Living Stones.
Admission: FREE

Natalia's Senior Recital

Friday / July 25, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
For her final recital at Berklee, vocalist Natalia Muniz presents original Latin singer-songwriter material and covers.
Admission: Free

Rock/Metal Night

Friday / July 25, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
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Buried Electric, Chirality, and Slumberjack will all play this free show. 
Admission: FREE

VISHNO / The Luxury / Jamie Alimorad

Saturday / July 26, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
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The charismatic vocalist and guitarist VISHNO brings his electronic dance music to the stage. 
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