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The Future of Large Ensembles, with Terence Blanchard, Billy Childs, Patrice Rushen, and Maria Schneider

Friday / April 25, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
This panel will discuss the current realities and future of jazz composition for large ensembles.

Admission: Free

How Composers Get Paid (or Don't): The Broad Issues of Compensation in the New Music Business, with Maria Schneider, Bonnie Hayes, Patrice Rushen, and Don Gorder

Friday / April 25, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Cafe 939

Composer Maria Schneider's recent testimony before Congress is part of a much larger discussion about issues of compensation and protection of intellectual property for...

Admission: Free

Legally Blonde: The Musical

Friday / April 25, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Based on the 2001 film starring Reese Witherspoon, this high-energy musical will be presented by Berklee’s Musical Theater Ensemble, directed by Rene Pfister, and the Musical...

Admission: $8, $14 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $12, $18 day of show, reserved seating

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Mad Satta at BAMcafé Live

Friday / April 25, 2014 / 9:00 p.m.
Mad Satta is at the forefront of a new movement in music. This exciting and sophisticated eight-piece band merges elements of old-school soul with hip-hop, rock, and jazz to...

Admission: Free

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Blurred Lines in Composition, with Maria Schneider, Tania León, Patrice Rushen, and Terence Blanchard

Saturday / April 26, 2014 / 11:00 a.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Hosted by Professor of Africana Studies Bill Banfield, this panel will explore the growing trend toward the breaking down what have previously been boundaries in composition.

Admission: Free

Berklee Urban Service Awards

Saturday / April 26, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Berklee Urban Service Awards celebrate those who perform public service through music. These awards were created to inspire people in the Berklee community and members of our...

Admission: Free

State of Jazz Keynote Address: Tania Leon

Saturday / April 26, 2014 / 1:30 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Cuban-born Tania León, a vital personality on today's music scene, is highly regarded as a composer and conductor recognized for her accomplishments as an educator and advisor...

Admission: Free

talYtali at the Kennedy Center

Saturday / April 26, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.
TalYtali are Tal Even-Tzur and Tali Rubinstein, two unconventional Israeli musicians. Their original instrumentation and musical aesthetics stand out in the global...

Admission: Free

Action Item

Sunday / April 27, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Action Item has been touring the last two years in support of their first EP, “The Stronger The Love,” an album that has sold over 22,000 copies independently.

Admission: $17 advance / $20, general admission

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SUPERSTARK - Season 6 - Auditions at Berklee

Monday / April 28, 2014 / 11:00 a.m.
Fordham Road Studio
SuperstarK, a singing contest televised in Korea, is holding auditions in Boston for its sixth season. 

Admission: Free