Thursday / August 7, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.Wakefield Library
Originally from northeastern Brazil, Felipe Tinoco grew up surrounded by the sounds of traditional samba, bossa nova, and choro from his family of instrumentalists. It was not until his adolescence that he decided to pick up the guitar and pursue a career in music, carrying his family tradition while following his own peculiar musical instincts.
Thursday / August 7, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Meet your new favorite co-writer, jam partner, or potential band member.
Thursday / August 7, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.O'Day Park
Join us for another evening of free salsa music and dancing in the South End.
Thursday / August 7, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Pianist Hyerin Jacquelyn Kim performs solo classical piano in her senior recital.
Thursday / August 7, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
Vocalist Tre'von "TreG" Griffith and his band will give an eclectic performance of popular tunes and original songs.
Thursday / August 7, 2014 / 8:15 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
This concert will feature performances by the winners of the Five-Week Performing Songwriter Contest with a band of Berklee students, directed by Dave Weigert. Performing songwriters are coached and mentored by faculty members Darcel Wilson and Mark Simos.
Admission: Free; space is limited and admission is not guaranteed.
Friday / August 8, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.Brewer Plaza
Davis Whitfield performs solo piano. As the son of two musicians, Whitfield's early years were filled with music. Davis performed at the 2013 Nancy Jazz Pulsations Festival in Nancy, France, with Inna Dudukina.
Friday / August 8, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.Cafe 939
Pianist Michael Bligdon will perform his senior recital.
Friday / August 8, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Drum set principal Misaki Nakamichi will play some jazz standards with her band.
Friday / August 8, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
In her final recital at Berklee, vocalist Raquel Rivera presents an afternoon of original arrangements of pieces that have inspired her.
Friday / August 8, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.Greenway Boston
Formed in Boston by guitarist and singer-songwriter Kyle Thornton, this eight-piece soul and R&B group spreads love and positivity through music. With catchy, inspirational lyrics, grooving rhythms, and soul, Kyle Thornton & The Company make it hard not to move in your seat, let alone get up and dance.
Friday / August 8, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Singer Virginia McMahon presents a concert of original songs and classics.
Friday / August 8, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Vocalist Gihae Lee presents her senior recital.
Saturday / August 9, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.Georges Island
Damn Tall Buildings, El Feeling, and ChoroBop perform roots music from all over the U.S., Colombia, and Brazil.
Saturday / August 9, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.Carson Beach
Grey Season electrifies living room music, fixing harmonies atop folk-influenced rock 'n' roll.
Saturday / August 9, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
BIRN Alive! Presents: Tony Brown
Saturday / August 9, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.Derby Square, Salem
Sarah McKenzie is a pianist, vocalist, and composer performing Salem Jazz and Soul Festival / Berklee Summer Series.
Saturday / August 9, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Giorgi Mikadze and his group will perform both original and famous pop tune arrangements mixed with different genres, such as Georgian folk, jazz, and fusion.
Saturday / August 9, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.Cafe 939
With an anything-goes approach, the Rosebuds invariably stay true to a melody-centric musicality driven by a singular chemistry, delicately crafted songwriting, and untamable excitement about the possibilities in making art. Jesse Marchant is a singer-songwriter known for his sparse yet rich and complete sound.Buy Tickets
Sunday / August 10, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.The Street
Fate & the Family Band is a Boston based blues/rock band with fresh tunes, dance moves, and an inviting vibe. Fate & The Family Band is a Boston based blues/rock band with some serious soul. With influences ranging from Derek Trucks and Grace Potter to Willie Nelson and the Band, Fate and The Family Band takes old school sounds and puts a new coat of paint on them.