Monday / September 23, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
John Reischman and the Jaybirds fashions a stylish, elegant take on bluegrass that is at once innovative and unadorned, sophisticated and stripped-down, happily old-fashioned, and yet unselfconsciously new.
Monday / September 23, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Guitarist Bill Grady presents an hour of acoustic slide guitar and soul singing.
Monday / September 23, 2013 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Vocalist and composer Jihye Lee will be presenting her original music. Hailing from South Korea, Song Yi Jeon is a singer and composer who deftly combines modern jazz harmony and odd time signatures with singable melodies that instantly catch the listener's ear. She will present original compositions and arrangements with her band.
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.
Tuesday / September 24, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Guitarist Shon Boublil presents new compositions and arrangments of jazz, classical, Latin, and more.
Tuesday / September 24, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Emily King is a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter who recently toured with Maroon 5 and Emeli Sande. King draws on soul, folk, and rock influences. Soul singer-songwriter Nick Hakim will be opening the show.
Admission: $12, general admissionBuy Tickets
Wednesday / September 25, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Associate Professor Henry De Almeida will conduct this master class/clinic about orchestration on the drum set.
Wednesday / September 25, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Annika Luckebergfeld Hinsche and Fabian Hinsche, who perform together as Mare Duo, are two of Germany's most successful young musicians and will present a workshop for mandolinists and guitarists.
Wednesday / September 25, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson returns to Berklee by popular demand to share his virtuosity and experience. Also, there will be some fun jamming with Ellefson, Steve Bailey (chair of the Bass Department) and maybe you!
Wednesday / September 25, 2013 / 4:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
The Balkan Brass Band will play a mix of original music, composed and arranged by tubist and electric bassist Kemal Oksal, and contemporary arrangements of traditional Balkan pieces.
Wednesday / September 25, 2013 / 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday / September 25, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Mandolinist Annika Luckebergfeld Hinsche and guitarist Fabian Hinsche, two of Germany's most successful young musicians, will present a concert of contemporary classical music with Berklee faculty mandolinist August Watters.
Wednesday / September 25, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Jenny Hval has made a name for herself as an artist, musician, and writer both in Norway and abroad. When her third record, Viscera, was released in 2011, The Wire magazine described the record as "a stunning achievement both conceptually and musically." White Hinterland and DJ Carbo will open the show.
Admission: $10 in advance, $12 day of show, general admissionBuy Tickets
Thursday / September 26, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Adam Nitti, a virtuoso bassist, author, recording artist, and educator, has been establishing his own voice amongst his contemporaries as a bassist and recording artist for almost two decades. He has released four solo albums so far that have drawn international acclaim, and has been involved in recording projects as a session bassist in Nashville, having appeared on several Grammy-winning and Grammy-nominated albums to date.
Thursday / September 26, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Guitarist Andrei Katikov plays a set of famous tunes with elements of improvisation.
Thursday / September 26, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Pianist Namkyeong Im and band present a musical tribute to the late George Duke.
Thursday / September 26, 2013 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
Underwater Airport is an improvisational and recording multimedia ensemble that combines music and projected visuals to create spontaneous portals into alternate space-time dimensions.
Admission: $8 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $12 day of show, general admissionBuy Tickets
Friday / September 27, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Four-time Grammy Award-winning bassist and renowned educator Oscar Stagnaro presents a clinic for newcomers and seasoned veterans alike on the rhythmic foundation of Afro-Cuban music.
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.
Friday / September 27, 2013 / 4:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Nigel Tay, a singer-songwriter from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, gives an hour-long performance of R&B and pop music that includes both covers and original compositions.