Concert

Transonic

Wednesday / March 9, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.
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David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Neil Leonard, a professor in the Electronic Production and Design Department and artistic director of the Berklee Interdisciplinary Arts Institute (BIAI), presents a concert of interactive music and video by BIAI students.

Admission: 
Free

Vocal Master Class Concert

Wednesday / March 30, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.
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David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Students from Peter Eldridge's vocal master class will perform arrangements and compositions developed over the semester with the class rhythm section, including Eldridge on piano and vocals.

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Free

The Esterhazy Quartet

Thursday / October 22, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.
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David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

The Esterhazy Quartet performs a concert of music for string quartet, presented by Andrew List, a professor in the Composition Department.

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Free

Synergy

Wednesday / September 30, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.
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David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

This faculty-led collaborative arts project incorporates painting and composition. Paintings are supplied by Jim Zingarelli, a professor at Gordon College, and compositions are supplied by Berklee's own Gail McArthur, assistant professor in the Contemporary Writing and Production Department, and Helen Sherrah-Davies, assistant professor in the Harmony Department. An ensemble of jazz quintet with soprano sax and violin lead will perform modern jazz and jazz fusion compositions to set the mood while the paintings are shown, creating an integrated audience experience both aurally and visually.

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Free

Jazz Composition Symposium Concert

Friday / April 22, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.
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David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Eric Gould, chair of the Jazz Composition Department, presents the Jazz Composition Symposium Concert, in which Berklee students present their original compositions.

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Free

Words and Music Festival

Thursday / April 7, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.
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Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

The Words and Music Festival is an annual celebration of the power of words and music together. Presented by Arnold Friedman, chair of the Composition Department, the 2016 festival has a special focus on female poets, with music inspired by the words of women such as Emily Dickinson. Special guests include soprano Sarah Pelletier and pianist Lois Shapiro.

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Free

An Evening with Jazz Revelation Records

Tuesday / April 5, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.
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David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Sean Hagon, chair of the Professional Music Department, presents the spring showcase of Berklee's Jazz Revelation Records, a student-run, artist-driven label managed by the Professional Music Department. The performance will feature tunes from this year's Jazz Revelation Records album.

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Free

Brass Showcase

Monday / April 4, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.
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David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

John Faieta, an associate professor in Berklee's Brass Department, presents a concert in which Berklee brass groups play music of the jazz and classical idioms.

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Free

Anglo-Celtic Vocal Ensemble: The Flowers of the Forest

Monday / April 4, 2016 / 2:00 p.m.
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David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Didi Stewart and Alizon Lissance, associate professors in the Voice and Harmony Departments respectively, welcome spring with a concert of English, Irish, and Scottish songs, all with the season as the theme. Including gorgeous ballads, rousing work songs, stirring sea shanties, and even a bit of off-color humor, this performance will present traditional songs in the original arrangements by classical groups like Pentangle, Steeleye Span, and more.

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Free

Composition Awards Concert

Friday / March 25, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.
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Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

The winners of the Composition Department awards will perform new music for a variety of ensembles, presented by Arnold Friedman, chair of the Composition Department. 

Admission: 
Free

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