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July 10, 2012

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July 11

Melanie Lynx

Harvard Longwood Campus

Marcella Camargo

Ramler Park

Teddy Geiger / Jesse Ruben / Sarah Miles

Cafe 939

July 12

Air Traffic Controller / Miracles of Modern Science

Cafe 939

Wilsen

Club Passim

Italo Cunha and the Mates

Kendall Square

Toby Forman

Atlantic Wharf

Revelacion Latina

Mozart Park

July 13

Evolfo Doofeht

Greenway

Cameron Galpin

South Shore Conservatory

Moon Hooch / George Woods / Midnight Snack

Cafe 939

July 14

Sugarcane Trio

Derby Square

Hallelujah the Hills / St. Helena / Dan HL

Cafe 939

July 16

Dave Fiuczynski

Cafe 939

July 17

Casey Sullivan

Prudential Center

Wattstax

BPC

July 18

Kasey Anderson and the Honkies

Cafe 939

Lettuce Brings the Funk to BPC, July 23

Funk band Lettuce celebrates its 20th anniversary at the Berklee Performance Center on July 23. Lettuce's members first met at Berklee's Five-Week Summer Performance Program, and reunited as undergraduates here. Working with a palette of funk, jazz, and soul, the picture Lettuce paints with each song it performs is vibrant, joyous, and full of spirit.

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Wilsen

Berklee alumna Wilsen (formerly known as Tamsin) brings a smokey sound reflecting influences from both sides of the Atlantic. Raised in the United Kingdom and Canada, the Brooklyn-based songwriter prepares to release her first album, which will feature her tune, "Dusk." Wilsen will perform as part of Berklee's Summer in the City series at Club Passim on July 12.

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Student Group Plays Newport

The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors, the premier group of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute, will play the main stage of the Newport Jazz Festival.

Brazilian-Influenced Jazz at Swingin' in the Fens

The Marcella Camargo Quartet will perform as part of Berklee's Summer in the City concert series. A native of São Paolo, Brazil, Camargo will perform unique arrangements of blues and jazz standards.

PODCAST: Shea Rose '11

Shea Rose won the R&B/Soul/Urban Contemporary Artist of the Year at the Boston Music Awards and was featured on Terri Lyne Carrington's 2011 Grammy Award–winning jazz album The Mosaic Project.

Berklee Today: Ryan Shore '96

This film composer—and nephew to Grammy Award-winner Howard Shore '69—received a Grammy nomination for his score for The Shrine.

Music Ownership, Piracy, and the Generation Gap

Music production and engineering professor Stephen Webber weighs in on the debate sparked by NPR intern Emily White's blog post.

String Program Spans Generations

Matt Glaser, director of Berklee's American Roots Music Program, and Joe Walsh, the program's managing director, blog about the intergenerational connections of the Mark O'Connor/Berklee Summer String Program.

Guitar Center is Coming to the Neighborhood

Guitar Center, the world's largest retailer of instruments and gear, will soon open on Massachusetts Avenue.

On Sale Now

Club d'Elf at Cafe 939 on July 26 and inspiRAYtion at the Berklee Performance Center on September 22. Please note the BPC's summer box office hours. For exclusive invitations and offers for select Berklee events, check out the Berklee Membership Program.


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