Concert

Berklee Ensembles: Pop/R&B

Thursday / August 1, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall

Berklee faculty members Alain Mallet and Chantel Hampton present Berklee ensemble students performing pop and R&B.

Admission: 
Free

Berklee Ensembles: R&B, Pop/Rock and Jazz, Brazilian Instrumental, and Small Band Jazz

Thursday / August 1, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Berklee faculty members Chantel Hampton, Fernando Brandao, and Ron Mahdi present Berklee ensemble students performing R&B, pop/rock, jazz, Brazilian instrumental music, and small-band jazz repertoire.

Admission: 
Free

Berklee Ensembles: Small-Band Jazz

Wednesday / July 31, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Berklee faculty member Lello Molinari presents Berklee ensemble students performing small-band jazz repertoire.

Admission: 
Free

Berklee Ensembles: Small-Band Jazz

Wednesday / July 31, 2013 / 3:15 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall

Berklee faculty member Ron Mahdi presents Berklee ensemble students performing small-band jazz compositions.

Admission: 
Free

Berklee Ensembles: 21st Century Grooves and the Music of the Meters

Tuesday / July 30, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall

Berklee faculty members David Fiuczynski and Bob Tamagni present Berklee ensemble students performing 21st century grooves and improv, and the music of the Meters.

Admission: 
Free

Berklee Ensembles: Brazilian Instrumental and Blues/Rock

Tuesday / July 30, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Berklee faculty members Fernando Brandao and Greg Wardson present Berklee ensemble students performing Brazilian instrumental music and blues/rock tunes.

Admission: 
Free

Berklee Ensembles: Small Jazz Band, Mixed Styles, and R&B/Smooth Jazz

Monday / July 29, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall

Faculty members Neal Smith, Carolyn Wilkins, and Scott DeOgburn present Berklee student ensemble performances of small-band jazz, mixed styles, and R&B/smooth jazz.

Admission: 
Free

Berklee Global Jazz Institute with Marco Pignataro

Saturday / July 20, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Richardson Auditorium at Alexander Hall, Princeton University
68 Nassau Street
Princeton
NJ
08542
Photo courtesy Marco Pignataro

The Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) will perform a concert with guest saxophonist and BGJI Managing Director Marco Pignataro in Princeton University's Richardson Auditorium for the 2013 Golandsky Institute Summer Symposium. The specially selected group of young musicians that will perform includes Witness Matlou of South Africa on piano, Chang Min Jun of South Korea on bass, and Patrick Simard of Canada on drums. The BGJI is designed to foster creativity and musicianship under the guidance of artistic director Danilo Perez.

The students perform internationally, producing original music and social projects in pursuit of peace, intercultural dialogue, social change, and democracy. These extraordinary young jazz artists bring astounding creative energy and virtuosity to the final concert of the festival. Please call 609 258-2787 or visit mccarter.org for tickets.

Admission: 
$20

JEZVE

Monday / August 12, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
JEZVE

JEZVE is comprised of musicians from Israel, Turkey, Peru, and South Korea. The group’s compositions are derived from combining improvisation-based contemporary music with ethnic elements from band members’ homelands. The result is an assortment of ideas from various cultures that come together to form original music that pushes the boundaries of improvisation. JEZVE includes Sagit Zilberman (saxophone), Kyumin Shim (piano), Osmar Okuma (bass) and Can Kemal (drums/percussion).

Admission: 
Free

Berklee Clarinet Choir

Monday / November 18, 2013 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215

Berklee Clarinet Choir performs a variety of styles from baroque to swing to jazz and other contemporary styles. Both original student and faculty compositions will be presented.

Admission: 
Free

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