Berklee Performance Center

E.g., 2017-02-21
E.g., 2017-02-21

West Side Story

Wednesday / February 22, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Berklee’s Musical Theater Club presents West Side Story, one of the most identifiable love stories of all time.

Admission: $12 in advance / $17 day of show

Buy Tickets

West Side Story

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

West Side Story is one of the most identifiable love stories of all time. With the musical and lyrical geniuses of Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim, the story revolves around two rival gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, and a budding romance caught in the crossfire. 

Admission: $12 in advance / $17 day of show

Buy Tickets

Great American Songbook: Tribute to Laurel Canyon

Sunday / February 26, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

From the mid-1960s to the early 1970s, some of the most memorable and iconic American popular music was written by residents of Laurel Canyon in the Hollywood Hills.

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Faculty Singers Night

Monday / February 27, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Berklee’s Voice Department faculty members perform songs in jazz, R&B, and pop-rock styles, singing classic and original tunes, joined by an all-star rhythm section.

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Music of Michael Abene

Tuesday / February 28, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

This concert features the music of composer/arranger/pianist and artist-in-residence Michael Abene, performed by a large ensemble of some of Berklee’s finest soloists and ensemble players.

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Beyoncé's Original All-Female Band: A 10-Year Anniversary Concert

Thursday / March 2, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Beyoncé's original all-female band celebrates its 10-year anniversary in a concert of Queen Bey's songs at Berklee, led by Tia Fuller, a professor in the Ensemble Department.

Admission: $20/$14/$8 advance and $24/$18/$12 day of show.

Buy Tickets

Bridget’s an Irish Tradition Presents Celtic Crossings: Phil Coulter and Andy Cooney

Saturday / March 4, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Phil Coulter, from Derry, Northern Ireland, and Andy Cooney, from New York, once again join forces to present the masterful Celtic Crossings, weaving a tapestry of Irish warmth, spirit, and culture through music. 

Admission: $39 / $59 / $99

Buy Tickets

Gary Burton and Makoto Ozone "Duets"

Sunday / March 5, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Gary Burton and Makoto Ozone improvise on just about any kind of music from traditional jazz and contemporary jazz, to tango and classical themes. 

Admission: $25 / $35

Buy Tickets

Guitar Night: Rock and Pop

Monday / March 6, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

The Berklee Guitar Department showcases pop and rock guitar students.

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Middle Eastern Festival: The Music of Tigran Hamasyan

Wednesday / March 8, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Featuring celebrated Armenian pianist and composer Tigran Hamasyan, the Ninth Annual Berklee Middle Eastern Festival will showcase unique talent and take the audience on a musical journey.

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Africana Studies Presents: Black Music Matters

Thursday / March 9, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

This concert will celebrate songs from the black music tradition. Guest performers include Patrice Rushen, composer, music producer, music director, music educator, pianist, and singer-songwriter of "Forget Me Nots," among other songs; Morris Hayes, former music director for Prince; and Stokley Williams, lead singer and drummer for Mint Condition.

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Suzanne Ciani

Voltage Connect Concert

Friday / March 10, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

This concert, presented in conjunction with the Voltage Connect Conference at Berklee, is a celebration of electronic instruments in live performance, featuring Jordan Rudess, keyboardist of prog rock band Dream Theater; electronic music pioneer Suzanne Ciani; and electronic musician and entrepreneur Richard Devine.

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show (or included with conference registration)

Buy Tickets

CANCELED: Maria Rita

Saturday / March 11, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Refunds are available at the point-of-purchase site during business hours.
With six Latin Grammys and nearly two million records sold in Brazil alone, Maria Rita blends traditional bossa nova and sophisticated pop with her own free-flow style, bringing a fresh global voice to Brazilian song. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.  

Admission: $28 / $36 / $46 / $56

Buy Tickets

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy

Sunday / March 12, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy are two of the world's most celebrated Celtic fiddlers. Together they create a whirlwind of fiddle-driven music, song, and dance. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts. 

Admission: $28 / $35 / $40 / $46

Buy Tickets

Anick and Yeager: United

Monday / March 13, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Featuring all-star special guests from the Berklee faculty, Jason Anick from the String Department and Jason Yeager from the Piano Department present music from their forthcoming album United.

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Singers Night: Singin' & Swingin' An Ella Fitzgerald Tribute

Wednesday / March 15, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Each semester, between 120 and 180 voice students audition for the opportunity to be cast in Singers Night, one of the Voice Department's premiere shows. This high-energy concert features the students who were chosen. This evening will pay trubute to Ella Fitzgerald. 

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Mediterranean Women in Action Featuring Aynur, Josemi Carmona, and Javier Colina

Thursday / March 16, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

The Mediterranean Music Institute launches the Mediterranean Women in Action Initiative with a concert featuring one of the most well known musicians from Turkey, the Kurdish musical icon Aynur. 

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Joshua Redman, Ron Miles, Scott Colley, Brian Blade: Still Dreaming

Sunday / March 19, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

In a program of new compositions inspired by Joshua Redman's father, the legendary saxophonist Dewey Redman, Joshua calls on Brian Blade on drums, Scott Colley on bass, and Ron Miles on trumpet to celebrate the tradition and innovation fostered by Dewey and his band. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.  

Admission: $28 / $36 / $46 / $56

Buy Tickets

Eliane Elias

Saturday / March 25, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Pianist, singer, and songwriter Eliane Elias is known for her distinctive and immediately recognizable musical style, which blends her Brazilian roots and her sensuous, alluring voice with her impressive instrumental jazz and compositional skills. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.

Admission: $26 / $30 / $35 / $40

Buy Tickets

Curtain Up: New Musical Theater Songs by Berklee Students

Monday / March 27, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Join us at the eighth annual concert of brand-new, original musical theater songs written, orchestrated, and performed by Berklee students and alumni. 

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

Buy Tickets

Pages

Sights and Sounds


Sofei Rei performs "De Tierra Oro" at the Berklee Performance Center.


Tickwanya Jones performs "Piano in the Dark" at the Berklee Performance Center.


The Pletenitsa Balkan Choir, featuring the Ludo Mlado Folk Dance Ensemble, perform "Padna Magla Dilber" and "Marko Kove" at the BPC.