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. 

 

Alex Layton Live

Monday / November 3, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Guitarist Alex Layton will present an afternoon of acoustic rock, blues, and music in the singer-songwriter style.

Admission: Free

Experience Part 2: Music of the Jazz Contemporaries

Monday / November 3, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist Calvin Limuel is an Indonesian-born jazz pianist and composer. As a follow-up to his first recital, Calvin will present an afternoon of contemporary jazz covers and originals.

Admission: Free

Keeping It Real

Monday / November 3, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

In classical music, much as in jazz, the composer has been the performer, creating the works and bringing them to life. Continuing in that tradition, this concert presents works by performing composers and works specifically composed for this recital by the performers, as well as contemporary works by Leonard Bernstein and others. Faculty clarinetist Jeri Sykes and pianist David McGrory are featured.

Admission: Free

Linnéa's Playground

Monday / November 3, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

The playground is back for more adventures: Vocalist Linnéa Lundgren presents a performance of jazz standards and originals.

Admission: Free

D Mo's Family Reunion

Monday / November 3, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The annual D Mo's Family Reunion will be a celebration of music magic and the introduction of the newest recipient of the Wes Wehmiller Scholarship Award.

Admission: Free

The Voice of Mali

Monday / November 3, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

The Voice of Mali (or, Mali Kan) is a stunning display of traditional Malian music and dance.

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Jinhee Yoon's Senior Recital

Tuesday / November 4, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist Jinhee Yoon presents her senior recital at Berklee, featuring her favorite standards and a selection of her original tunes.

Admission: Free

ShaDynasty

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

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Pianist Thomson Knoles presents a mixture of modern jazz, original compositions, and funk.

Admission: Free

Tommaso Gambini Band

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

Berk Recital Hall

Guitarist and film scoring major Tommaso Gambini and band perform originals and covers.

Admission: Free

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

An Evening with Preston Reed and Special Guest Usman Riaz

Tuesday / November 4, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Preston Reed's audacious re-invention of acoustic guitar playing has influenced a generation of young guitarists, including Pakistani multi-instrumental composer Usman Riaz. They will be reunited for one night only for the first time since their hit performance at TEDGlobal in Edinburgh, Scotland. 

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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

Seonho Song

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

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Seonho presents a set of jazz standards and original compositions in a quartet setting.  

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

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

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

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

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