Concerts

Each year, Berklee presents more than 1,500 concerts and events at venues on campus and in the Boston area, showcasing student, faculty, alumni and outside professional acts. 

 

Maggie Scott's Vocal Jazz Series

Tuesday / November 4, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Jazz vocalists studying with Voice Professor Maggie Scott will perform standards accompanied by a jazz trio. Singers will perform songs from the Great American Songbook as well as Latin composers.

Admission: Free

Marie Lang and Friends

Wednesday / November 5, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

For her first performance at Berklee, vocalist Marie Lang will perform covers of jazz, soul, and R&B tunes.

Admission: Free

Sunwoo's First Recital

Wednesday / November 5, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Drumset principle Sunwoo Han presents an afternoon of original music and covers of Joshua Redman and Soulive.

Admission: Free

Sylvie Leys: Nightingale

Wednesday / November 5, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

A recital of original compositions and covers dedicated to world peace.

Admission: Free

Jihui Kim's Senior Recital

Wednesday / November 5, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

For her senior recital, violinist Jihui Kim performs a variety of music in Latin styles such as salsa, bolero, guaguanco, Brazilian choro, and tango.

Admission: Free

Roots Roadshow

Wednesday / November 5, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Students in the newly created American Roots Music program will perform a wide range of music including blues, gospel, and folk. The artistic director for the American Roots Music Program, Matt Glaser, served as chair of Berklee's String Department for 28 years.

Admission: Free

Apostolos Papapostolou: Memoir Renaissance

Thursday / November 6, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Vocalist Apostolos Papapostolou presents an autobiographical collection of songs in different styles including pop, rock, and smooth lullabies.

Admission: Free

Dennis D'Angelo Barretto: Bringing It Down

Thursday / November 6, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Guitarist Dennis D'Angelo Barretto and his five-piece band will play originals and tributes to bands that inspire him. Some arrangements will incorporate horns and/or strings.

Admission: Free

Felipe Tinoco's Recital

Thursday / November 6, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Jazz guitarist Felipe Tinoco performs Brazilian music with modern jazz influences.

Admission: Free

Anthony Tòth Quintet

Thursday / November 6, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

The Anthony Tòth Quintet presents an evening of swing.

Admission: Free

Kai Turnbull: Sonic Collision VIII

Thursday / November 6, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Faculty member Kai Turnbull presents a concert of high-energy electronica, performed by Electronic Production and Design students and featuring live improvised sets on laptops and controllers.

Admission: Free

Clemens Grassmann Group

Friday / November 7, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Drum set principle Clemens Grassmann leads a recital of original jazz compositions and covers of standards.

Admission: Free

Keyhan Kamelian: Edghâm (Fusion)

Friday / November 7, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

In his first recital at Berklee, pianist and composer Keyhan Kamelian will perform original compositions that combine jazz, electronic, and Persian music.

Admission: Free

Rachel Sumner: Something Old, Something New

Friday / November 7, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Composer and multi-instrumentalist Rachel Sumner performs original songs and compositions plus standard bluegrass tunes, a smattering of old and new. The show will feature the five-piece bluegrass band Twisted Pine and members of the CanvaSounds Collective Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Ana Moura

Friday / November 7, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Exquisite vocalist Ana Moura possesses a sound unlike any other in fado. Her voice trolls freely though the Portuguese tradition, flirting elegantly with pop and broadening the soul-baring genre with stunning results.

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From the 'Hood to Carnegie Hall Tour

Saturday / November 8, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Thee Phantom combines the raw energy and passion of hip-hop with the beautiful, sweeping sounds of live orchestration. Hailing from Philadelphia, Phantom is stalking his dream of bringing his brand of B-Boy Meets Beethoven to Carnegie Hall.

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Mary Black

Saturday / November 8, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Performing for more than 25 years and retiring after this farewell tour, Mary Black has long been considered one of the finest female vocalists in the Celtic world. An unparalleled interpretive singer with a beautiful, dynamic voice, she draws on her traditional Irish folk and ballad background to create music that soars with a contemporary edge. Her daughter, Róisín O, will open.

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Parham Haghighni: Second Chance

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Iranian singer and pianist Parham Haghighni will perform some of his original music as well as arrangements of Persian folk tunes and jazz standards.

Admission: Free

Shoko Igarashi Senior Recital

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Tenor saxophonist Shoko Igarashi presents her final recital with a set of originals.

Admission: Free

Virginia's Concert

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Vocalist Virginia McMahon will present her second concert at Berklee.

Admission: Free

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