Tomorrow's Events

Writing for Strings with Terence Blanchard, Billy Childs, Vijay Iyer, and Patrice Rushen

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 12:30 p.m.
Cafe 939
The American Composers Orchestra, in collaboration with the Berklee Jazz Composition Department, presents this panel discussion and workshop geared toward students who seek a greater understanding of...
Admission: Free

State of the College

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
President Brown's annual "State of the College" presentation.
Admission: Free

Jazz Composition Symposium Ensembles: Hip-Hop, Neo-Soul

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 1:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Faculty-led Berklee student ensembles will present hip-hop, neo-soul, and original jazz music.
Admission: Free

"Outside the Box" with Rudresh Mahanthappa, Terence Blanchard, Danilo Perez, Vijay Iyer, and Joanne Brackeen

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Hosted by Berklee alumna and Revive Music founder Meghan Stabile, this panel will focus on breaking free of perceived constraints in approaching jazz, and what that means from an artistic and...
Admission: Free

Ensembles: Small Band Jazz, Directed Studies, Lettuce and Soulive

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Faculty-led Berklee student ensembles will present small band jazz, directed study students of Jeff Lockhart, and the music of Lettuce and Soulive.
Admission: Free

The Biological Foundations of Music: Embodied Cognition, Empathy, and Listening

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Vijay Iyer is at the forefront of an emerging field of research in music: the study of embodied cognition. He received his doctorate in the cognitive science of music from the University of...
Admission: Free

Ensembles: Pop and Indie

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
A faculty-led Berklee student ensemble will present pop and indie music.  
Admission: Free

The Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) Presents: Creativity and Expression in the Arts, an Interactive Composition Workshop with Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, and Anthony Scibilia

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
In this workshop, students from the Berklee Global Jazz Institute will perform and present their compositions to BGJI faculty members Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, and Anthony Scibilia and receive their...
Admission: Free

Aaron Liao: Thank You 'Somage'

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Bassist Aaron Liao presents a recital of original compositions in an interesting way.
Admission: Free

Best of Jazz Composition: Spring 2014

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
A selection of the best works by jazz composition majors in the spring semester.
Admission: free

Dave Fiuczynski's Planet MicroJam with Special Guest Rudresh Mahanthappa

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Professor David Fiuczynski will perform microtonal "grooveJamz" with the Planet MicroJam Institute ensemble. "We live in an increasingly connected global village where 75-80 percent of the world'...
Admission: Free

The Miguel de Cervantes Anniversary Concert

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 8:15 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Berklee Latino, the Mediterranean Music Institute (MMI), and Instituto Cervantes, in collaboration with the Hispano-American consulates, will present a free concert celebrating the Miguel de...
Admission: Free

Four Colors of Jazz

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
Vocalist Simona Minns leads her multicultural jazz quartet in a performance of contemporary and traditional jazz arrangements as well as original compositions.
Admission: Free