Events

Juan Pérez Rodríguez

Thursday / August 1, 2013 / 5:00 p.m.
Kendall Plaza
Juan Pérez Rodríguez learned to sing and play guitar with his father, the flamenco musician, singer, and composer Juan Pérez “Sombra.” Later he studied at the Classical Conservatory of Huelva, and at nine years old started to play piano.
Admission: Free

Milad & Eren

Thursday / August 1, 2013 / 6:00 p.m.
Wakefield Library
Milad & Eren is a progressive folk fusion band featuring the collaboration between guitarist/tambour player Milad Zendehnam andpianist/keyboardist Eren Başbuğ, exploring Persian and Turkish traditional music throughout the contemporary jazz and progressive rock domains. They had their debut concert with Berklee World Strings Ensemble, conducted by Eugene Friesen at Berklee Performance Center. They have performed at the Northwest Folklife Festival at Bagley Theater in Seattle, Washington; on Berklee Internet Radio Network; and on KBCS radio.    
Admission: Free

David Ryan Harris / Jeff Leblanc

Thursday / August 1, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Singer-songwriter David Ryan Harris, whose solo work has ranged from folk to R&B, aims to transcend narrow views of what music can or should be.
Admission: $15 in advance, $18 day of show, general admission
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Berklee Ensembles: Classic Rock and Pop/R&B

Friday / August 2, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Admission: Free

Berklee Ensembles: Rock Jam Band

Friday / August 2, 2013 / 3:15 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Admission: Free

The Doubleday Trio

Friday / August 2, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
The Doubleday Trio, led by vibraphonist and marimbist Joseph Doubleday, will be presenting a set of originals and arrangements with the unique instrumentation of vibraphone/marimba, acoustic bass, and drums.
Admission: Free

Shachar Ziv: Pieces of a Puzzle

Friday / August 2, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Singer-songwriter, French horn player, and pianist Shachar Ziv presents original songs and arrangements in various international styles and settings. 
Admission: Free

Perhaps / Grass is Green

Saturday / August 3, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Boston-based Perhaps combines elements of progressive rock, jazz, and classical music, focusing on intricate instrumental compositions against free improvisation. 
Admission: Free

Twinkle: Chris Jeong's Senior Recital

Monday / August 5, 2013 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Singer and composer Chris Jeong's senior recital will include a variety of pop, K-pop, rock, and theater songs as well as an original track.
Admission: Free

Tevin Brown at Cafe 939: A Farewell Concert

Tuesday / August 6, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Performing old school disco and funk to newer R&B styles, Tevin Brown will be backed by some of Berklee's finest musicians.
Admission: Free

City Music Scholarship Concert

Tuesday / August 6, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
As the culmination of the Five-Week Summer Performance Program, Berklee City Music students will perform rock, pop, jazz, hip-hop, inspirational, and R&B songs. Scholarship awards are announced at the show.
Admission: $10 in advance, $15 day of show (discount applied at checkout)
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Five-Week Blowout Concert

Wednesday / August 7, 2013 / 8:15 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
This concert features performance by nine outstanding Five-Week student ensembles performing in a broad variety of styles. Genres will include jazz, rock, funk, fusion, pop, R&B, bluegrass, salsa, and others.
Admission: Free

Casey Andersen's Senior Recital

Thursday / August 8, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Composer Casey Andersen performs selected pieces from her Jazz Composition portfolio with an ensemble that will grow from piece to piece.
Admission: Free

Tamar Eisenman and Rona Kenan

Thursday / August 8, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Tamar Eisenman and Rona Kenan chart an up-to-date map of the Israeli feminist rock/folk scene.  
Admission: $20, general admission
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Tito Puente Latin Music Series: Jesus Pagan & Orquesta

Thursday / August 8, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Mission Hill Playground
A true sonero, Jesus Pagan is becoming a big favorite of salsa fans.
Admission: Free

Five-Week Showcase 2013

Thursday / August 8, 2013 / 8:15 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
This concert features a variety of Five-Week student ensembles including the Motown Ensemble, directed by Larry Watson; the Five-Week Jazz All-Stars; the Five-Week Funk Fusion All-Stars; and the Five-Week Rock All-Stars. The Five-Week Tower of Power Ensemble will also be featured. A variety of genres will be represented including Motown, jazz, rock, and funk/fusion.
Admission: Free

Max Mohn Quintet

Friday / August 9, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Drummer Max Mohn and his quintet bring some traditional jazz to the Red Room at Cafe 939.
Admission: Free

Stephen Batts: Straight Jeebz Style

Friday / August 9, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Drummer Stephen Batts performs funk, neo-soul, and video game music in his senior recital.
Admission: Free

Remy Foussard's Senior Recital

Friday / August 9, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Guitarist Remy Foussard presents a rock performance with music influenced by blues, funk, and jazz. He will be accompanied by an eight-piece rhythm section.
Admission: Free

Namkyeong Im

Monday / August 12, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Pianist Namkyeong Im and ensemble present an afternoon of music.
Admission: Free

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