Events

E.g., 2014-10-20
E.g., 2014-10-20

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

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

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

Perceptions of Time

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Inspired by one of the most important aspects of music—rhythm—this performance experiments with different perceptions of time and "time-feel."
Admission: Free
Peggy Codding

Can't Stop the Music: The Amazing Journey of Musicians with Disabilities with Berklee faculty Peggy Codding

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.
Berklee Media Lab
Join us for an inspiring introduction to known and unknown musicians who were able to succeed despite, and in some cases because of, their disabilities.
Admission: Free and unticketed

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

Rodner Padilla Clinic

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Venezuelan bassist, composer, arranger, and music producer Rodner Padilla presents a clinic on electric bass concepts in Venezuelan folk music.  
Admission: Free

Dreamgirls

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
The Berklee Musical Theater Club presents Dreamgirls, the Tony Award-winning musical set in the '60s and '70s that follows the explosive career of The Dreams, a dynamite fictional R&B female singing trio.
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Norm Zocher: How to Achieve Speed on the Guitar and Get that "Out" Sound

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
This clinic will focus on developing speed on the guitar through specific legato and picking-friendly approaches for the left hand as well as several righthand picking techniques, including alternate, sweep, economy, hybrid, and finger picking. Next, the clinic will examine the minimum velocity required for "out'' playing, and the application of several atonal and polytonal techniques.
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

Meitar Forkosh

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Violinist Meitar Forkosh presents a recital of covers and original 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
Herbie Hancock

Roger H. Brown Interviews Jazz Legend Herbie Hancock

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Old South Church
Join Berklee president Roger H. Brown as he talks with Herbie Hancock about his life and musical times.
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Gabrielle Goodman & Friends

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Gabrielle Goodman, along with Walter Beasley, Donna McElroy, David Alan Bunn, Larry Watson, and other special guests, will perform songs from Gabrielle's catalogue as well as songs by artists she has worked with over the years: Chaka Khan, Michael Buble, Roberta Flack, Patti Labelle, and others.  
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Cordelia & the Buffalo / Andrea Charls / Mike Caprarola

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
In an evening of folk-rock, pop, and R&B, Cordelia & the Buffalo, Andrea Charls, and Mike Caprarola deliver emotionally resonant performances.
Admission: Free

Master Class and Interview with A. R. Rahman

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 10:30 a.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Legendary composer A. R. Rahman will give an inside look at his career through a live discussion and panel interview.
Admission: Free

A&R Pitch Session with Disney Music Group A&R Director Mike Daly

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Mike Daly, Berklee alumnus and director of A&R at Disney Music Group, will give a short talk and demo followed by a live pitch session for the upcoming Demi Lovato record. The session is open to all Berklee students, but the pitches will feature songs from a select group of Berklee songwriters. 
Admission: Free to the Berklee community; RSVP to songwriting@berklee.edu with "A&R" in the subject line.

Upper Structure Triads: The Harmonic Approach

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Suzanna Sifter, professor in the piano department, author of Berklee Jazz Keyboard Harmony: Using Upper Structure Triads, and instructor of the labs Upper Structure Triad Applications 1 and 2, will give a clinic on upper structure triads.
Admission: Free

Carnival Cruise Line Info Session

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 3:00 p.m.
Steve Heck Room
Find out what it takes to work for Carnival Cruise Lines.  
Admission: Free

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