Concert

Harmony Too!

Thursday / February 27, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215

Harmony Too! features faculty performances of the best final projects by students in the Tonal Harmony and Composition II course.

Admission: 
Free

The Latin Side of Billy Strayhorn

Thursday / February 27, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

A concert featuring the music of the composer, pianist, and other half of Duke Ellington's heartbeat, Billy Strayhorn. We'll be putting a Latin spin on his timeless compositions with arrangements by all the band members, including John Baboian, Fernando Huergo, Nando Michelin, and saxophonist/bandleader Daniel Ian Smith.

Admission: 
Free

Composers and Friends

Tuesday / February 25, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

Faculty compositions performed by faculty instrumentalists.

Admission: 
Free

Clarinets and Friends

Wednesday / February 19, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

Clarinets and Friends will feature Berklee faculty members performing Poulenc's sextet for woodwind quintet and piano, with Wendy Rolfe (flute), Peter Cokkinias (clarinet), Dominick Ferrara (bassoon), Michael Weinstein (French horn), and Wayne Ward (piano), and guest Joe Halko (oboe). Members of the Berklee Clarinet Choir will also perform some traditional and modern repertoire.

Admission: 
Free

On The Wing: A Celebration of Birds in Poetry and Music

Thursday / February 13, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

Soprano Krista River, pianist George Lopez, poet Mary Pinard, composer Andrew List, and a bird specialist from Massachusetts Audubon will present a special evening of poetry, spoken work, and music. The event will include the world premiere of Andrew List's "On the Wing, A Song Cycle in Celebration of Birds."

Admission: 
Free

Apostolos Paraskevas in Music and Film

Wednesday / February 12, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
Apostolos Paraskevas

Original compositions and film work by composer, guitarist, and filmmaker Apostolos Paraskevas.

Admission: 
Free

New Works for Jazz Orchestra 4

Tuesday / February 11, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

The Harmony Department Faculty Big Band presents a concert of new, original works and arrangements for concert jazz orchestra.

Admission: 
Free

Next Big Strings

Monday / February 3, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215

The Next Big Strings Composition Competition invites string principles to compose new music using the same theme. Three faculty members pick a winner based on creative interpretation of the theme and performance level.

Admission: 
Free

The City of Tomorrow

Wednesday / January 29, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

The celebrated woodwind quintet the City of Tomorrow will present a concert of new music.

Admission: 
Free

Modern Impression Featuring Ron Savage, Ron Mahdi, and Jetro Da Silva

Monday / January 27, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

Enjoy trio arrangements of music of the African diaspora, featuring Ron Savage, Jetro Da Silva, and Ron Mahdi.

Admission: 
Free

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