Events

E.g., 2014-08-01
E.g., 2014-08-01

Boston Songwriter & Musician Hangout

Thursday / August 7, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Meet your new favorite co-writer, jam partner, or potential band member.
Admission: FREE

Tre'von "TreG" Griffith: Experience

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.
Admission: Free

Five-Week Performing Songwriter Concert

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.

Davis Whitfield

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.  
Admission: Free

Michael Bligdon's Senior Recital

Friday / August 8, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Pianist Michael Bligdon will perform his senior recital.
Admission: Free

Misaki Nakamichi's First 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.
Admission: Free

Book of Stories: Raquel Rivera's Senior Recital

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.
Admission: Free

Kyle Thornton & The Company

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.  
Admission: Free

Virginia McMahon

Friday / August 8, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Singer Virginia McMahon presents a concert of original songs and classics.
Admission: Free

Gihae Lee's Senior Recital

Friday / August 8, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Vocalist Gihae Lee presents her senior recital.
Admission: Free

Damn Tall Buildings / El Feeling / ChoroBop

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.
Admission: Free

Grey Season

Saturday / August 9, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Carson Beach
Grey Season electrifies living room music, fixing harmonies atop folk-influenced rock 'n' roll. 
Admission: FREE

This week on BIRN Alive!

Saturday / August 9, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
BIRN Alive! Presents: Tony Brown
Admission: FREE

Sarah McKenzie Quartet

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.  
Admission: Free

Giorgi Mikadze Trio

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.
Admission: Free

The Rosebuds / Jesse Marchant

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.
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Fate and the Family Band

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. 
Admission: Free

Thinkin' Big

Sunday / August 10, 2014 / 2:45 p.m.
Litchfield Jazz Festival
Thinkin' Big is an 18-piece big band formed in October of 2010 by Jonah Francese. Its goal has always been to play original student charts. 
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Daniel Pugh

Monday / August 11, 2014 / 12:00 p.m.
Brewer Plaza
Daniel Pugh grew up in Syracuse, New York, and has been playing piano since the age of 5. He started playing jazz around age 13 and has since fallen in love with the style. 
Admission: Free

William Baker's Senior Recital

Monday / August 11, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Drum set principal William Baker will be playing original songs with his indie-rock band Woven Woods.
Admission: Free

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