Berklee Performance Center

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E.g., 2019-02-17

Larry Klein Meets Berklee, with Special Guests Madeleine Peyroux and Luciana Souza

Thursday / February 21, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Performing onstage alongside an international cast of top Berklee students, alumni, and faculty, Larry Klein has handpicked a setlist that bisects the vast, diverse, and impressive discography of his extraordinary career.

Admission: $20 / $25 / $30 in advance / $25 / $30 / $35 day of show

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Great American Songbook: The Music of Dolly Parton

Sunday / February 24, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Join a global cast of Berklee’s finest students, alumni, faculty, and an array of special guests for an unforgettable evening filled with Dolly Parton’s greatest hits and deep cuts.

Admission: $15 / $20 in advance / $20 / $25 day of show

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Music for 18 Musicians

Tuesday / February 26, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

The Boston Conservatory at Berklee Percussion Ensemble and Contemporary Music Ensemble will perform Steve Reich’s monumental minimalist masterpiece Music for 18 Musicians as part of the 2019 Boston Conservatory at Berklee New Music Festival.

Admission: $10 in advance / $15 day of show

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Berklee Middle Eastern Festival

Thursday / February 28, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

The Berklee Middle Eastern Festival, celebrating its 11th year, brings artists from the Middle East, the Balkans, and the Mediterranean together with students from all over the world to learn and experience the musical traditions of those regions.

Admission: $10 in advance / $15 day of show

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Farruquito

Saturday / March 2, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Regarded as one of the most faithful representatives of flamenco puro, Farruquito performs intimate, authentic, and visceral flamenco. For this new program, he will be accompanied by three singers, five musicians, and two guest dancers.

Admission: $40 / $52 / $65 / $79

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Ariana Grande and Micki Miller Tribute Show

Thursday / March 7, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

This two-part concert will feature pop and R&B hits such as “God Is a Woman,” “Side to Side,” and “Diamonds” with student instrumentalists, vocalists, and dancers.

Admission: $15 / $20 in advance / $20 / $25 day of show

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Amal Murkus: Voice of Palestine

Saturday / March 9, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

The Boston Palestine Film Festival presents Amal Murkus: Voice of Palestine, featuring the mother-son duo of Amal Murkus and Firas Zreik.

Admission: $30 / $40 / $50 / $60

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Berklee American Roots Music Program

Tuesday / March 12, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Celebrating the first 10 years of the Berklee American Roots Music Program, this extraordinary concert welcomes back some amazing musicians who passed through Berklee College of Music during the program’s first decade, as well as some of the incredible bands that got their start here.

Admission: $15 / $20 in advance / $20 / $25 day of show

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CANCELED: Berklee Greek Music Ensemble: Tribute to Rembetiko

Thursday / March 14, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

CANCELED:
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Greek Music Ensemble “Tribute to Rembetiko” concert has been canceled.
In this concert, the Berklee Greek Music Ensemble will trace the long history of rembetiko, a world music genre, from the 1900s through the end of the 20th century.

Admission: $10 in advance / $15 day of show

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Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour, Featuring Cécile McLorin Salvant and Christian Sands

Sunday / March 17, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Pianist and musical director Christian Sands celebrates this 60-year tradition with a stunning lineup of saxophonist Melissa Aldana, trumpeter Bria Skonberg, bassist Yasushi Nakamura, drummer Jamison Ross, and featured vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant.

Admission: $45 / $55 / $65

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Fred Hersch Presents Leaves of Grass Featuring Kurt Elling and Kate McGarry

Saturday / March 23, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Leaves of Grass finds brilliant composer and pianist Fred Hersch setting Walt Whitman's exultant poetry to music.

Admission: $30 / $37 / $48 / $58

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Meow Meow and Thomas M. Lauderdale of Pink Martini

Sunday / March 24, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

The Hotel Amour tour marks the musical love affair between Thomas M. Lauderdale, Pink Martini’s beloved founder, composer, and pianist, and Meow Meow, international singing sensation and queen of chanson.

Admission: $30 / $37 / $42 / $48

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International Folk Festival

Wednesday / March 27, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

The 33rd annual International Folk Festival will feature folk music from around the world performed by Berklee College of Music students and special guests.

Admission: $10 in advance / $15 day of show

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CANCELED: Vicente Amigo

Saturday / March 30, 2019 / 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.
Latin Grammy Award winner Vicente Amigo is known as one of today’s most dazzling flamenco guitarists and a likely successor to Paco de Lucía.

Admission: $30 / $42 / $55 / $65

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Curtain Up: Original Musical Theater Songs

Tuesday / April 2, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Featuring a 17-piece powerhouse band and a dazzling array of theater talent, this concert celebrates the winners of the Curtain Up Musical Theater Songwriting Contest.

Admission: $10 in advance / $15 day of show

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Sylvia Rhone Tribute Concert

Friday / April 5, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Berklee's Career Jam culminates in a concert celebrating Sylvia Rhone, “godmother of the music industry,” and many of the genre-spanning, world-renowned artists she has launched and worked with throughout her career.

Admission: $15 in advance / $20 day of show

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Jeff Tweedy

Saturday / April 6, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Jeff Tweedy recently released WARM, a solo album of all new material produced and recorded entirely by Tweedy at Chicago’s now legendary studio The Loft (with help from some of his usual collaborators—Spencer Tweedy, Glenn Kotche, and Tom Schick).

Admission: $37 / $57

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The Gloaming

Sunday / April 7, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

In a rare combination of lush Irish tunes, ancient Sean-nós songs, and brave explorations, the Gloaming delivers an astonishing and unforgettable experience.

Admission: $30 / $37 / $42 / $48

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Singers Showcase: Aretha, Queen of Soul

Thursday / April 11, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Joined by a full rhythm section, horns, background vocalists, dancers, and special guests, Berklee College of Music’s most outstanding lead vocalists and vocal groups will interpret Aretha Franklin’s rich canon.

Admission: $10 / $15 in advance / $15 / $20 day of show

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The Spring Quartet: Jack DeJohnette, Joe Lovano, Esperanza Spalding, and Leo Genovese

Sunday / April 14, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Saxophonist Joe Lovano, drummer Jack DeJohnette, bassist Esperanza Spalding, and pianist Leo Genovese present the Spring Quartet.

Admission: $45 / $55 / $65

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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.