Events

E.g., 2014-10-22
E.g., 2014-10-22

Mary Black

Saturday / November 8, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Performing for more than 25 years and retiring after this farewell tour, Mary Black has long been considered one of the finest female vocalists in the Celtic world. An unparalleled interpretive singer with a beautiful, dynamic voice, she draws on her traditional Irish folk and ballad background to create music that soars with a contemporary edge. Her daughter, Róisín O, will open.
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BMI Day Keynote: Harry Gregson-Williams

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
The BMI at Berklee Day keynote presentation will be given by award-winning film and game composer Harry Gregson-Williams, known for his work on the "Shrek" films, "The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe," the Metal Gear Solid video games, and many other titles. Gregson-Williams will play examples of his work and be interviewed by Film Scoring chair George S. Clinton.
Admission: Free
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BMI Day at Berklee Presents Harry Gregson-Williams

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
BMI Day at Berklee presents award-winning composer Harry Gregson-Williams.
Admission: Free and open to the public

Last Dance with Aubin Wise

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
"Last Dance" is a theatrical performance highlighting the multiple colors and voices of Aubin Wise. 
Admission: Free

Shoko Igarashi Senior Recital

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Tenor saxophonist Shoko Igarashi presents her final recital with a set of originals.
Admission: Free

Parham Haghighni: Second Chance

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Iranian singer and pianist Parham Haghighni will perform some of his original music as well as arrangements of Persian folk tunes and jazz standards.
Admission: Free

Virginia's Concert

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Vocalist Virginia McMahon will present her second concert at Berklee.
Admission: Free

Cabaret

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
The Cabaret is an intimate, live showcase of Broadway favorites as well as musical theater inspired originals. Begun in 2012, Cabaret is a student initiative to give musical theater enthusiasts at Berklee the chance to perform in a professional setting beyond the mainstage musical season. ]
Admission: Free

Erica Telisnor: Abstract Scenario's "Abstract Friends: Deux"

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
This concert will feature pianist Erica Telisnor's jazz fusion quartet, Abstract Scenario, as well as several guest performers. The program will showcase original compositions and arrangements.
Admission: Free

Ledisi Live: Interview

Tuesday / November 11, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Berklee Voice Department faculty member Jeff Ramsey interviews visiting artist Ledisi Anabade Young.
Admission: Free

Mandu Medga

Tuesday / November 11, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
The words "Mandu Mega" come from one of the many languages spoken in Kenya called Kikuyu, a saying that means "good things." This recital will be a selection of pianist Kathy Kiragu's favorite songs by artists from Kenya and other parts of Africa.
Admission: Free

Brian Seymour's Senior Recital

Wednesday / November 12, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Woodwind doubler Brian Seymour will play his original jazz fusion tunes and arrangements with his band.
Admission: Free

Classic Etude Recital

Wednesday / November 12, 2014 / 1:15 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Live performances of classical studies for double bass, violin, and electric bass.
Admission: Free

Peruvian Music

Wednesday / November 12, 2014 / 1:50 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Faculty member Oscar Stagnaro will present a concert of music from Peru.
Admission: Free

Autumn Winds, Flutes, and Pianos

Wednesday / November 12, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
The Autumn Winds and Piano Ensemble and the Berklee Flute Choir, directed by professor Wendy Rolfe, will present a concert featuring a variety of music, including Latin, baroque, romantic, and more. Lively and lyrical classical favorites, originals by Berklee musicians, and music from across the globe will be performed by some of the college's finest woodwind, piano, and rhythm section players.
Admission: Free

Ledisi- Live

Wednesday / November 12, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Grammy nominated R&B, soul, and jazz vocalist Ledisi will be performing some of her best works.
Admission: Free

Classical Art Songs

Wednesday / November 12, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Students in the Introduction to Classical Art Song class will sing a program of French chansons, including works of Fauré, Debussy, and Poulenc.
Admission: Free

Kiri Tse: Boundaries

Wednesday / November 12, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Influenced by the likes of pianists such as Taylor Eigsti and Aaron Parks, electronic acts like Flying Lotus and Underground Resistance, and EDM producers such as Zedd and 3LAU, Kiri presents a taste of her acoustic voice across the landscape of synthesized instruments and beats.
Admission: free

Best of Jazz Composition

Wednesday / November 12, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
A concert of the best works from student composers in the Jazz Composition Department for the fall semester.
Admission: Free

Caleb Tay: The Last, The First

Thursday / November 13, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Pianist Caleb Tay will present covers and arrangements of jazz and contemporary tunes.
Admission: Free

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