Friday / August 1, 2014 / 11:30 a.m.Newport Jazz Festival
The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors, the premier music ensemble of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI), will perform at the 2014 Newport Jazz Festival, joined by special guest saxophonist David Sanchez. The group's performance will be heard worldwide on NPRmusic.org and on WBGO-FM in New York.Buy Tickets
Friday / August 1, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.Brewer Plaza
Jake Sherman began taking piano lessons at age 5 and fell in love with ragtime, learning many Scott Joplin classics and composing rags. At age 12 he started studying jazz piano and was soon playing in ensembles, and at 14 he discovered the Hammond organ.
Friday / August 1, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Vocalist Jennifer Hoyt will present her final recital at Berklee.
Friday / August 1, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Faculty members John Paul, Mike Ihde, and Nedelka Prescod present their ensembles.
Friday / August 1, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.Greenway Boston
Steph Sloan’s captivating stage presence and vibrant music takes the listener on a sonic voyage hrough candid lyrics, colorful harmonies, and catchy melodies.
Friday / August 1, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Drummer Peter Quirsfeld and his band, Jackie Molasses, present free improvisation and originals.
Friday / August 1, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Steve Heck Room
Berklee student Chelsea Southard will speak about her public art installation, Things/Time, which features "sonic images" displayed in an eight-foot by 12-foot portable storage unit at 1140 Boylston Street through August 15, 2014.