Events

E.g., 2014-07-30
E.g., 2014-07-30

16th Annual Berklee Octoboefest

Monday / October 20, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
The oboists of Berklee celebrate 16 years of unique concerts showcasing the double reeds in all genres of music. From baroque to fusion, you are sure to hear something new. Costumes are encouraged. Dress up and join the fun!
Admission: Free

Prong P. Praison

Monday / October 20, 2014 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
Vocalist Prong Praison and her band will perform originals and covers in jazz, fusion, and R&B styles.
Admission: Free

Lena Glikson: Kaleidoscope

Tuesday / October 21, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Vocalist Lena Glikson will present her own compositions and original arrangements of her favorite pieces.
Admission: Free

Esterhazy Quartet Reading Session of Student Works

Tuesday / October 21, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
The Esterhazy Quartet will present a reading and recording session of original music written by Berklee student composers.
Admission: Free

A Cappella Mixé

Tuesday / October 21, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Music of the rich a cappella tradition of the famed Fisk Jubileee Singers is performed by vocal group Jubilee Spirit, under the direction of Professor Donna McElroy. The A Cappella Ensemble, led by Professor Joey Blake, will follow.
Admission: Free

What Makes Motown Bass, Motown?

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 1:15 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Bassist and faculty member Jim Stinnett will demonstrate characteristics of the Motown bass style.
Admission: Free

Vasileios Kostas: New Greece

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Guitarist Vasileios Kostas will play his own compositions, which are influenced by Greek, Middle Eastern, and jazz music and based on melodies and improvisation.
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

Evening With Entrepreneurs

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
An annual event featuring a panel of successful business entrepreneurs.
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

Enrollment Division Presents: Enrollment Insights at Lunchtime

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
The enrollment division will be hosting a monthly presentation at lunchtime for the entire division, with a different topic each time. Topics to be announced.
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

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

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

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

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