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. 

 

In Between by Jihye Lee

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Vocalist, composer, and arranger Jihye Lee presents original music for her senior recital. She performs with an 11-piece band, including woodwinds, brass, and strings.

Admission: Free

Jazz Drum Battle: James Gillespie vs. Nikko Salvador

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Drum set principals James Gillespie and Nikko Salvador revive the tradition of the Drum Battle. This recital will feature compositions by Thad Jones, Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, and many more.

Admission: Free

Perceptions of Time

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Inspired by one of the most important aspects of music—rhythm—this performance experiments with different perceptions of time and "time-feel."

Admission: Free

Evening With Entrepreneurs

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Berklee's Music Business/Management Department and BerkleeICE present the annual Evening with Entrepreneurs panel, this year featuring Philip Cohen (AudioCommon, Beehive Corporation); Paul Henry Smith (Sonation, Smith Renaud): Parviz Parvizi (Clammr); and Kathleen Stetson (Trill).

Admission: Free

Call Me Doxy at 1Q

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Call Me Doxy is a baroque rock band based in Boston. This five-piece band strives to bring impressionist classical themes into a rock 'n' roll context.

Admission: Free

Yoav Eshed Solo

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Israeli guitarist Yoav Eshed will perform, painting thoughts and moods with music.

Admission: Free

Meitar Forkosh

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Violinist Meitar Forkosh presents a recital of covers and original music.

Admission: Free

Marlen Tjosvoll

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Singer-songwriter Marlen performs more of her original pop, soul, and R&B music.

Admission: Free

Esterhazy Quartet in Concert

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The Esterhazy Quartet will perform a concert of new and traditional music for string quartet.

Admission: Free

Cordelia & the Buffalo / Andrea Charls / Mike Caprarola

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

In an evening of folk-rock, pop, and R&B, Cordelia & the Buffalo, Andrea Charls, and Mike Caprarola deliver emotionally resonant performances.

Admission: Free

Gabrielle Goodman & Friends

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Gabrielle Goodman, along with Walter Beasley, Donna McElroy, David Alan Bunn, Larry Watson, and other special guests, will perform songs from Gabrielle's catalogue as well as songs by artists she has worked with over the years: Chaka Khan, Michael Buble, Roberta Flack, Patti Labelle, and others.
 

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Marina Maiztegui

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Singer Marina Maiztegui performs a set of songs that contain a mix of cultural influences and genres.

Admission: Free

Emily Shibata & Friends

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Singer-songwriter Emily Shibata performs a set of her own songs which incorporate pop, rock, folk, and fusion, with influences from French, Spanish, and Japanese cultures.

Admission: Free

Seyun Park's Recital

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist and composer Seyun Park will present some of her original compositions as well as covers of some jazz standards.

Admission: Free

Alfred Ng's Senior Recital

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Vocalist Alfred Ng gives his senior recital with a set of familiar pop songs.

Admission: Free

A. R. Rahman Meets Berklee

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.

Symphony Hall, Boston

Students and faculty will perform the timeless music of the award-winning composer and performer A. R. Rahman, who will join the musicians in the performance and who will receive an honorary doctor of music degree from Berklee.
 

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Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Allen Toussaint

Sunday / October 26, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

New Orleans legends, Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Allen Toussaint join forces for an evening of legendary music making. With current director Ben Jaffe, Preservation Hall Jazz Band brings the spirit of New Orleans jazz to glorious life, as it has for more than 50 years. New Orleans icon Allen Toussaint has also been making music for over five decades and has written dozens of hits, including "Southern Nights," "Working in the Coal Mine," and "Whipped Cream."

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Elana Hedrych: Observations in Nature

Monday / October 27, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Vocalist Elana Ann Hedrych presents a collection of original pieces, storytelling jazz standards, and group improvisation.

Admission: Free

Tomas Latorre Señor Recital

Monday / October 27, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Bassist and composer Tomas Latorre and his group will perform their last recital at Berklee. With Evan Waaramaa on piano and Tiago Michelin on drums, the gruop will play original music in the style of Argentinean folk and fusion as well as music from Uruguay and Brazil.

Admission: Free

Guro F. Elverhøi: I Enjoy

Monday / October 27, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Singer Guro Elverhøi presents her next-to-last recital at Berklee, a program of originals and covers in the styles of R&B, soul, and gospel.

Admission: Free

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