Full Calendar of Events at the Berklee Performance Center

Event Dates
Thursday / February 3, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The Chinese New Year Concert is an annual celebration of the Chinese New Year. In its eleventh year, the concert will include Chinese hit music from a variety of genres, as well as dance and other types of live performance.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Presented By
Celebrity Series Presents
Event Dates
Saturday / February 5, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The incomparable Cécile McLorin Salvant returns, fresh off the heels of becoming a 2020 MacArthur Genius and Doris Duke Artist Award recipient—two of the most coveted recognitions in art.

Admission
$29 / $39 / $49 / $59 / $65 / $75
Event Dates
Monday / February 7, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Canceled
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

This concert will celebrate the life and work of Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis (1925-2021). Theodorakis is one the major figures of Greek art music, who successfully married poetry with music for more than 50 years, creating an aesthetic product of high artistic and emotional value.

Event Dates
Tuesday / February 8, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Moods of Her is a generational exploration of songs and words from women artists and activists who have helped propel music forward.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Event Dates
Thursday / February 10, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Daymé Arocena will perform a blend of traditional Santerían chant, jazz stylings, contemporary R&B influences, and Afro-Cuban music with Berklee students. 

Admission
$15–$20 in advance / $20–$25 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free–$5 in advance / $5–$10 day of show
Event Dates
Tuesday / February 15, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Berklee's International Folk Festival brings together the college's diverse community for a performance featuring various traditional musical cultures from around the world.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Event Dates
Thursday / February 17, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

This concert will feature all of the premier a cappella groups at Berklee College of Music: On the Vox, Pitch Slapped, Treble Threat, and Upper Structure.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Presented By
Celebrity Series Presents
Event Dates
Friday / February 18, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Anaïs Mitchell, the esteemed singer-songwriter whose Broadway smash Hadestown won eight awards—including Best Musical—at the 2019 Tony Awards, is joined on this one-of-a-kind tour by folk supergroup trio Bonny Light Horseman.

Admission
$29 / $39 / $45 / $49 / $55 / $70
Presented By
Varsity Vocals
Event Dates
Saturday / February 19, 2022 / 7:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The International Championship of Collegiate A Capella is the only international tournament that showcases student—and now professional—a cappella singing. This event will feature top collegiate groups from the Northeast region competing for the title of International Champion. 

Admission
$20 / $25 / $30 / $35
Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / February 24, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Join us for a tribute concert honoring the inaugural Berklee Legacy Awardees—legendary artists Duke Ellington, Sarah Vaughan, Joseph Douglass, and Carmen de Lavallade. 

Admission
$15–$20 in advance / $20–$25 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free–$5 in advance / $5–$10 day of show
Presented By
Celebrity Series Presents
Event Dates
Friday / February 25, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

In A Tribute to Aretha Franklin: The Queen of Soul, Damien Sneed pays homage to the icon with fresh renditions of hits including "Respect," "Bridge Over Troubled Water," "Natural Woman," "Knew You Were Waiting," "Precious Memories," "Think," "Until You Come Back to Me," "Daydreaming," "Freeway," and others.

Admission
$29 / $39 / $49 / $59 / $65 / $80
Presented By
Varsity Vocals
Event Dates
Saturday / February 26, 2022 / 7:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The International Championship of Collegiate A Capella is the only international tournament that showcases student—and now professional—a cappella singing. This event will feature top collegiate groups from the Northeast region competing for the title of International Champion.

Admission
$20 / $25 / $30 / $35
Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / March 3, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Enjoy the sights and sounds of live music with an international cast of students celebrating the artistry and songwriting prowess of Taylor Swift. Produced by Maureen McMullan ’09, this concert will feature a diverse array of Berklee’s most outstanding vocalists, instrumentalists, arrangers, and track producers as they interpret some of Swift’s most popular songs. 

Admission
$20 in advance / $25 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
$5 in advance / $10 day of show
Event Dates
Tuesday / March 8, 2022 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Berklee's Music Business/Management and Professional Music Departments are joining forces to host a three-part event that features K-pop and the culture of the Korean Wave.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / March 10, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The Mick Goodrick Legacy Concert will feature live performances by his alumni: visiting artists Julian Lage and Wolfgang Muthspiel, and guitar faculty Tim Miller, Randy Roos, David Fiuczynski, Abby Aronson, and Norm Zocher. The show also will include video tributes by special guests Gary Burton and Pat Metheny, Bill Frisell, John Scofield, Mike and Leni Stern, and Wayne Krantz.

Admission
$10-$15 in advance / $15-$20 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free-$5 in advance / $5-$10 day of show
Presented By
Global Arts Live Presents
Event Dates
Saturday / March 12, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Canceled
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

With virtuosity, strength, spirit, and sheer endurance, Yamato displays its breathtaking performance on more than 20 drums, as well as with bronze cymbals, vocals, and bamboo flutes. 

Presented By
Global Arts Live Presents
Event Dates
Saturday / March 19, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Marisa Monte stormed onto the music scene in her native Brazil in the late 1980’s and has remained center stage ever since. Releasing one wildly successful project after another, this four-time Latin Grammy Award winner is recognized as the greatest Brazilian singer of her generation.

Admission
$48 / $55 / $65 / $79
Event Dates
Tuesday / March 22, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

This concert will pay tribute to the music, sound, and artistry of Stevie Wonder.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Event Dates
Thursday / March 24, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Celebrating the 13th anniversary of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute, this concert will feature top BGJI alumni and student talent performing original compositions with a host of acclaimed faculty and visiting artists, including BGJI Artistic Director Danilo Pérez.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Presented By
Varsity Vocals
Event Dates
Sunday / March 27, 2022 / 3:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The International Championship of Collegiate A Capella is the only international tournament that showcases student—and now professional—a cappella singing. This event will feature top collegiate groups from the Northeast region competing for the title of International Champion. 

Admission
$25 / $30 / $35 / $40
Event Dates
Tuesday / March 29, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Ídolos Latinos is a musical tribute to the most important Latin American and Spanish artists who—throughout the ages— have inspired and moved the world.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Event Dates
Wednesday / March 30, 2022 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Since the release of Kingfish, his Grammy-nominated 2019 Alligator Records debut, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter Christone “Kingfish” Ingram has quickly become the defining blues voice of his generation.

Admission
$28 / $38 / $48
Presented By
Signature Series Presents
Event Dates
Friday / April 1, 2022 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The Show is a pop music spectacle, an electrifying live production of world-renowned hits, reimagined by an elite group of singers, rappers, arrangers, and instrumentalists from Berklee.

Admission
$10
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free
Presented By
Global Arts Live Presents
Event Dates
Saturday / April 2, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

One of Cuba’s most prolific jazz artists, pianist Omar Sosa, and Senegalese kora master Seckou Keita create exquisitely beautiful music that spans jazz, Latin, and African influences.

Admission
$28 / $32 / $37 / $48
Presented By
Global Arts Live Presents
Event Dates
Sunday / April 3, 2022 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

L. Shankar, renowned for his deeply soulful performances of Indian classical music, is a soloist who has also accompanied many of South India’s leading vocalists. 

Admission
$28 / $38 / $48 / $58
Presented By
Signature Series Presents
Event Dates
Thursday / April 7, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Join an eclectic cast of student performers for a thrilling evening of live music celebrating one of the most beloved voices of all time, the living legend Sir Elton John.

Admission
$15–$20 in advance / $20–$25 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free–$5 in advance / $5–$10 day of show
Presented By
Celebrity Series Presents
Event Dates
Friday / April 8, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The SFJAZZ Collective is a bonafide jazz supergroup, recently named "contemporary jazz's premier all-star band" by The New York Times. 

Admission
$70 / $65 / $55 / $49 / $39 / $29
Presented By
MGP Live Presents
Event Dates
Saturday / April 9, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The 8-Bit Big Band is a Grammy-nominated, genre-bending jazz orchestra formed around the love of video games, their associated soundtracks, and the musical desire to explore and expand an ever-growing contemporary body of music which the group has lovingly dubbed "The Great Video Game Songbook."

Admission
$30 / $40 / $45 / $50
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
15% off with code: 8BBBSTUDENT15
Presented By
Signature Series Presents
Event Dates
Friday / April 15, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The Berklee Beyoncé Ensemble is a large production that captures the essence of HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) culture and aesthetics.

Admission
$15-$20 in advance / $20-$25 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free-$5 in advance / $5-$10 day of show
Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Saturday / April 16, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The Berklee Beyoncé Ensemble is a large production that captures the essence of HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) culture and aesthetic.

Admission
$15-$20 in advance / $20-$25 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free-$5 in advance / $5-$10 day of show
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 20, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Latin Grammy Cultural Scholarship recipient and singer-songwriter Nicolle Horbath (from Colombia) joins drummer/music director Emanuel Lewis (from New York) to present “The Dream—Viviendo el Sueño,"  a night when musical dreams come true.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Event Dates
Thursday / April 21, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Berklee's Music Business/Management Department will host the Second Annual Business of Gospel Music Symposium, featuring some of the most prominent gospel musicians, executives, and influencers of our time.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Presented By
Global Arts Live Presents
Event Dates
Friday / April 22, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Iconic Grammy-winning singer Lila Downs bridges traditions from across the Americas, with influences ranging from the folk and ranchera music of Mexico and South America to North American folk, jazz, blues, and hip-hop.

Admission
$30 / $38 / $48 / $58
Event Dates
Tuesday / April 26, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Featuring a 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
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 27, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Professor Greg Hopkins, director of Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra, leads the BCJO in his farewell concert, having led the ensemble for the past 27 years.

Admission
$10 in advance / $15 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free in advance / $5 day of show
Event Dates
Saturday / April 30, 2022 / 11:30 am
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Join us for an original musical adaptation created by Rene Pfister, director of Berklee Theater for Young Audiences.

Admission
$5 / $3.75 group rate
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free
Presented By
Global Arts Live Presents
Event Dates
Sunday / May 1, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Mali’s Afropop duo Amadou & Mariam and gospel legends Blind Boys of Alabama share a soul-stirring music that knows no borders. 

Admission
$30 / $38 / $48 / $58
Event Dates
Tuesday / May 3, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The Berklee Symphonic Winds will present its annual spring concert featuring music for winds, brass, and percussion, by female and non-binary composers and arrangers.

Admission
Free
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free
Presented By
The Bowery Presents
Event Dates
Friday / May 27, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Rescheduled from October 25, 2020. Award-winning artist, composer, and producer Ólafur Arnalds is back on the road with new material. After a triumphant return to the stage in 2018, he is completing his final set of shows after nearly three years of touring.

Admission
$32 / $36 / $42
Event Dates
Friday / September 16, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Zucchero, one of Italy's most acclaimed artists, has performed a series of unique concerts throughout the world over the past two years.

Admission
$47 / $67 / $97
Event Dates
Monday / October 3, 2022 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Multi-award winning band Clannad fuses elements of traditional Irish music with more contemporary folk, new age, and rock, creating a unique and ethereal sound that combines haunting melodies and mesmerizing vocals.

Admission
$33 / $43 / $53 / $63
Presented By
Global Arts Live Presents
Event Dates
Friday / November 18, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Cœur de Pirate (French for pirate heart) is the stage name for award-winning French-Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist Béatrice Martin.

Admission
$25 / $28 / $32 / $37