Thursday / December 18, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.Cafe 939
A presentation of original works influenced by funk, gospel, jazz, and R&B, by bassist David Van Vorst.
Thursday / December 18, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Second-year performance majors in the Piano Department come together to perform in solo a piece of their choice. This recital is one of three recurring concerts at the end of each semester. Led by Piano Department professor Laszlo Gardony.
Thursday / December 18, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Contemporary jazz for five guitars and rhythm section.
Thursday / December 18, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Cellist Adrian Zemor will play in styles ranging from classical to heavy metal. The program will include music by Saint-Saëns, Brahms, and Apocalyptica, as well as a number of originals.
Thursday / December 18, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
The Guitar Artist Ensemble: Bebop Guitars is an ensemble composed of Berklee players. It features five guitars and rhythm section performing original arrangements of standard and original compositions in the mainstream jazz style.
Friday / December 19, 2014 / 9:00 a.m.Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Vocalist Jessica Frost presents a blend of original, classically influenced rock and acoustic compositions, along with selected covers from artists such as Evanescence and Epica.
Friday / December 19, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Student composer Kevin A. Clark performs his best works from his journey at Berklee. Featuring everything from big band to small group pieces, and an especially exciting appearance by his current project, NuMind.
Friday / December 19, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
For his senior recital, saxophonist Myungsup Shin will perfom original compositions inspired by his three years at Berklee.
Monday / January 26, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
A presentation of faculty compositions.
Tuesday / January 27, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
Ranging from a duo setting to a full band, faculty members Sergio Bellotti and Tino D'Agostino, also known as Spajazzy, will present a collection of originals from their acclaimed album featuring Mike Stern, as well as renditions of classics rearranged for these particular ensembles.
Tuesday / January 27, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.Berklee Performance Center
This battle of the bands contest will feature the best bands playing original music in the Berklee community. A panel of music industry professionals will judge the competition, along with faculty from the songwriting department and other faculty.Buy Tickets
Wednesday / January 28, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
Combining idiomatic flexibility, a wellspring of creativity, and world-class virtuosity, Mimi Rabson brings together some of her most important influences and inspirations. With Junko Fujiwara on cello and faculty member Helen Sherrah-Davies on violin, the Strings Theory Trio supercharges the intimate atmosphere of chamber music with a triple dose of edgy, daring improvisation.
Monday / February 2, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
This is the second concert in a series featuring guitar faculty in solo and duo settingts. Each program features eight of the 60 Berklee guitar faculty members—acclaimed performers in jazz, classical, acoustic, rock, blues, funk, and avant-garde styles. Chair Larry Baione and assistant chair Kim Perlak will introduce performers and join them onstage.
Monday / February 2, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
Mandolin mashup is the annual celebration of mandolins on campus. Faculty and students will present music in a wide range of styles, all featuring the mandolin.
Tuesday / February 3, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
The three finalists for the Al Natale Scholarship will perform and the Brass Department faculty will select the winner.
Thursday / February 5, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.Cafe 939
In conjunction with the Red Room, the Songwriting Department is proud to present an open mic event for Berklee bands. All current Berklee students are welcome to play.
Thursday / February 5, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
Faculty guitarist Apostolos Paraskevas presents original music for classical guitar.
Thursday / February 5, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
Underwater Airport is an improvisational and recording multimedia ensemble combining music and projected visuals to create spontaneous portals into alternate space-time dimensions. Drawing inspiration from shamanic trance music, 1960s free jazz and psychedelia, ambient electronica, and world beat, the band's members have practiced individual and collective improvisation in diverse settings.
Tuesday / February 10, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.Berk Recital Hall
"Harmony Too!" is a faculty performance showcasing the best student final projects from the Tonal Harmony and Composition 2 course.
Tuesday / February 10, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.David Friend Recital Hall
The faculty of the Harmony Department will present a program of original music and arrangements for jazz orchestra. Harmony Department faculty will perform with guests from across the college.