Events

E.g., 2019-02-22
E.g., 2019-02-22

Hip-Hop Culture: Implications for Clinical Practice—Music Therapy Symposium

Friday / February 22, 2019 / 9:00 a.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

This Continuing Music Therapy Education (CMTE) session will explore the historical and cultural context of hip-hop, and the resulting implications for music therapy.

Admission: Free

Composer Saunder Choi Visits Berklee

Friday / February 22, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Saunder Choi B.M. ’13 speaks about his compositions and modern trends in contemporary choral music.

Admission: Free

Sheila del Bosque: Cuba—The Sound of My Land

Friday / February 22, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Flutist Sheila del Bosque presents a Cuban music project with an innovative sound. This recital will feature original compositions and arrangements, exploring the best of traditional Cuban music.

Admission: Free

Você Vai Ver

Friday / February 22, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Flia de Tres features Patricia Ligia, a bassist from Uruguay; Santiago Galeano, a pianist from Argentina; and Felipe Aranha, a drummer from Brazil. The trio, which offers an interesting take on Brazilian music, is heavily influenced by the sounds of el Río de la Plata.

Admission: Free

Wilfie Williams

Friday / February 22, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

The Wilfie Williams Sextet presents arrangements of contemporary, straight-ahead jazz repertoire.

Admission: Free

It’s About Time

Friday / February 22, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

This play follows a youth who, in the process of finding herself during a racially heightened time, travels through history to meet the Queen of Sheba, Emperor Mansa Musa, and civil rights leader Fannie Lou Hamer.

Admission: $25 / $35

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Ramy Essam

Ramy Essam

Friday / February 22, 2019 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Ramy Essam is an Egyptian rock musician who soared to international fame during the Egyptian revolution in 2011.

Admission: $7 for students / $15 general admission (standing room only)

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Yoga for Musicians

Sunday / February 24, 2019 / 11:00 a.m.
2134 Van Ness Avenue , San Francisco, CA, 94109, United States

Eve Fleishman ’05 designed Yoga for Musicians to help artists with repetitive stress issues common to practice and performance.

Admission: Free

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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Daniel Sadownick/Art Ensemble Clinic

Monday / February 25, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Daniel Sadownick, a conga player and percussionist extraordinaire, will discuss his unique approach by performing microtonal versions of original and Art Ensemble of Chicago compositions with David Fiuczynski and Planet MicroJam students.

Admission: Free

Echo

Monday / February 25, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Singer-songwriter Echo performs a set of covers and original songs in a combination of R&B and pop styles.

Admission: Free

The Gathering: Featuring Terri Lyne Carrington and Tia Fuller

Monday / February 25, 2019 / 6:00 p.m.
Room 2E, 1140 Boylston Street
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

The Gathering is an ongoing series presented by the Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice. Events are open to all and will feature performances, guest lectures, workshops, and discussions with gender equity as a guiding principle. 

Admission: Free

Harp Extravaganza XVI

Monday / February 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Come join harpists in the String Department at Berklee College of Music for their annual student recital, Harp Extravaganza XVI. They will present original compositions, classical and contemporary favorites, and play solo and with other instruments.

Admission: Free

Berklee Original Open Mic

Monday / February 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

The Songwriting Department, in conjunction with the Red Room at Cafe 939, is proud to present its open-mic event for Berklee songwriters, held on the last Monday of each month.

Admission: Free

HD Trio

Monday / February 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Fryderyk Hoang presents a jazz repertoire along with original compositions.

Admission: Free

Art Ensemble Goes Micro with Daniel Sadownick and David Fiuczynski

Monday / February 25, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Daniel Sadownick, a conga player and percussionist extraordinaire, and the Planet MicroJam Institute, under the direction of David Fiuczynski, perform microtonal versions of compositions by Sadownick and the Art Ensemble of Chicago.

Admission: Free

KINAMI: BE

Monday / February 25, 2019 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

KINAMI is an Okinawan vocalist who explores pop, R&B, soul, and funk. With a cross-cultural setlist and performance, she will deliver a night of entertainment filled with culture, music, dance, and Okinawan vibes.

Admission: Free

Valeria Peñaranda

Tuesday / February 26, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Valeria Peñaranda, a Bolivian singer, arranger, and composer, combines Latin American sounds and textures with funk, pop, and R&B styles. This presentation will feature original compositions, arrangements, and covers inspired by her favorite musical icons.

Admission: Free

Spring Berklee Groove Sessions

Tuesday / February 26, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Berklee Groove Sessions is a performance opportunity for Berklee students that occurs twice per semester.

Admission: Free

Harmony Too!

Tuesday / February 26, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Harmony Too! features faculty performances of the best student final projects from the Tonal Harmony and Composition 2 course.

Admission: Free

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