Performance

Sophisticated Lady: In Memory of Magdalene Liptay

Tuesday / October 7, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
Suzanna Sifter

Composer, arranger, and pianist Suzanna Sifter presents an acoustic jazz quartet with some Berklee all-stars: Dino Govoni on tenor sax, Bruce Gertz on bass, and Casey Scheuerell on drums. The group will perform a beautiful waltz by Gertz as well as some high-energy contemporary jazz, featuring some tunes from Sifter’s book, Berklee Jazz Keyboard Harmony: Using Upper Structure Triads.

 

Admission: 
Free

CANCELED: Composition Department Faculty Concert

Monday / January 26, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
CANCELED: This event has been canceled or postponed. This site will be updated as additional information becomes available.

A presentation of faculty compositions.

Admission: 
Free

Lincoln Goines: Future Spiritual

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

Faculty member and bassist Lincoln Goines presents new arrangements and original music for the 21st century.

Admission: 
Free

The John Funkhouser Quintet featuring Aubrey Johnson

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

The John Funkhouser Quintet is a band of musicians without borders. Its influences range as widely as Woody Guthrie, Thelonious Monk, Frank Zappa, Frederic Chopin, and Ravi Shankar. This concert will include special guest vocalist Aubrey Johnson.

 
Admission: 
Free

Solo/Duo Guitar Faculty Night

Wednesday / September 24, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

This concert features Guitar Department faculty in solo and duo contexts. Department chair Larry Baione and assistant chair Kim Perlak will share the stage with colleagues who perform in blues, rock, funk, jazz and acoustic styles.

Admission: 
Free

Once More, with Feeling

Wednesday / August 6, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

Berklee vocalists bring an iconic dramatic presentation of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" to life, with musical theater repertoire by Joss Whedon. Hanna Hoyt and Zoe Lustri lead a team of vocalists backed by the rock band Flight of Fire.

Admission: 
Free

Composition Department Faculty Concert

Monday / September 22, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

The composition faculty at Berklee will perform original work.

Admission: 
Free

The Return of the BBEBB

Monday / July 28, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215

The Big Bang Evolutionary Big Band (BBEBB) is composed of faculty members, staff members, alumni, and students who share a vision of the evolving world of jazz, the opportunities provided by working within the jazz orchestra setting, and the importance of the role played by the jazz orchestra in this music's evolution.

Admission: 
Free

CANCELED: Songwriting Faculty Concert

Thursday / September 18, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
CANCELED: This event has been canceled.

The Songwriting Department faculty will play original songs.

Admission: 
Free

Melissa Ferrick and Anne Heaton

Monday / July 28, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

An evening of original songs.

Admission: 
Free

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