Events

E.g., 2014-04-16
E.g., 2014-04-16

Beautiful Songs from Latin America

Wednesday / April 16, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
This recital, given by the Advanced Latin and Jazz Vocal Performance class, is directed by Mili Bermejo. Students choose, write, and arrange songs from various countries: Cuba, Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela, Colombia, and others. 
Admission: Free

Rie Oguchi: Pray for Doctors

Wednesday / April 16, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Alto saxophonist and composer Rie Oguchi and group performs music from her original score for an imagined medical drama. Styles include jazz, funk, and fusion.
Admission: Free

Zoe Brush in Concert

Wednesday / April 16, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
 Zoe Brush is a pianist and singer-songwriter from Colorado who will be performing a variety of rich acoustic originals.  
Admission: Free

What’s Your Story: Building Your Personal Brand

Wednesday / April 16, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.
Berklee Media Lab
Whether you’re on the job hunt, launching a new project, or gainfully employed, learn think, act, and plan like a business leader.
Admission: Free and unticketed

Shon Boublil: Six String Countdown

Wednesday / April 16, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Guitarist Shon Boublil will present original music in the styles of classical and fusion jazz.
Admission: Free

Tom Zmuda & Co.

Wednesday / April 16, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
In his final recital at Berklee, saxophonist Tom Zmuda presents an evening of eclectic music comprising jazz and hip-hop influences.
Admission: Free

Words and Music Featuring Adam Renn Olenn and Friends

Wednesday / April 16, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
A collection of stories, poems, and music featuring Annie Hartnett (fiction), Steven Brykman (nonfiction), Nicole Terez Dutton (poetry), and Adam Renn Olenn (fiction). Music by Sasha Yatchenko and her band.
Admission: Free

Sonic Collision V

Wednesday / April 16, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
A concert of high-energy electronica, presented by electronic production and design students featuring live improvised sets on laptops and controllers.
Admission: Free

Lizz Wright

Thursday / April 17, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Acclaimed jazz and R&B vocalist Lizz Wright shares her musical experiences and performs with Berklee faculty.
Admission: Free

Robin Eubanks and the Jazz Composition Ensemble

Thursday / April 17, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
World-renowned trombonist Robin Eubanks has been a visiting artist with the Jazz Composition Workshop Ensemble this year. Robin's brand of high-energy, odd-meter funk proved inspirational for the students, who have responded with some interesting odd-meter explorations of their own. 
Admission: Free

Chase Potter Collage Project

Thursday / April 17, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Violinist and composer Chase Potter performs an eclectic set of original compositions and arrangements.
Admission: Free

Erica Telisnor: The Forward Purpose

Thursday / April 17, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Pianist, composer, and arranger Erica Telisnor will be showcasing original works and arrangements that explore various points in her personal life and musical journey.
Admission: Free

Q Brew: Kelly E. Keough and Ben Maitland-Lewis

Thursday / April 17, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
This edition of Q Brew will showcase the tools and skills needed to use the Internet to create a fan base. Featured speakers are music and business entrepreneur Ben Maitland-Lewis and television and book writer and entrepreneur Kelly E. Keough.
Admission: Free

Naseem Alatrash's Senior Recital

Thursday / April 17, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Cellist Naseem Alatrash performs a variety of original selections from Arabic to western classical music and jazz.
Admission: Free

Axel Hachadi Group

Thursday / April 17, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Winds player Axel Hachadi and his group will perform original compositions and revisited standards, adding fusion elements.
Admission: Free

Cooperative Big Band

Thursday / April 17, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
This is a concert of music written by graduating seniors in the Jazz Composition Department, with a band organized by the writers. The musical selections will include original works by student composers as well as their arrangements of tunes by jazz greats such as Wayne Shorter.
Admission: Free

Envisioning 21st Century Music Business Models: Ethics and the New Music Industry

Thursday / April 17, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
This annual event features guests from the music industry addressing the role of ethics in the business and how to rebuild it to support sustainable careers for artists and music business professionals—without selling their soul. Topics will include: payola, contracts between artists and labels, rates paid by streaming services to artists, copyright, management/artist relationships, branding and sponsorships, and sexism/ageism in the industry.    
Admission: Free

Singers Showcase

Thursday / April 17, 2014 / 8:15 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Singers Showcase, Berklee's premier vocal event, offers a variety of styles and musical settings for some of the college's exceptional singers. The outstanding lead singers are chosen from more than 100 students who audition for a spot in this immensely popular concert.
Admission: $8 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $12 day of show, general admission
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talYtali

Friday / April 18, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
TalYtali, a piano-recorder duo playing original compositions influenced by traditional Israeli music, celebrates its album release and an upcoming show at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., at the end of April.
Admission: Free

The Music of Veena and Sitar by Durga Krishnan and Vinayak Sharma, with Pravin Sitaram on Mridangam and Nishikant Sonwalkar

Friday / April 18, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Durga Krishnan is known marvelous playing in Carnatic (South Indian classical) style on the veena. Vinayak Sharma is a talented sitar player in the Hindustani (North Indian classical) style and known for his vocal and instrumental technical intricacies. They will play accompanied by Pravin Sitaram, known for his unobtrusive approach to mridangam, and Nishikant Sonwalkar's passionate tabla. 
Admission: Free

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