Performance

Ensembles: Radiohead Ensemble, Rage Against the Machine Ensemble

Wednesday / April 30, 2014 / 4:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

Faculty-led Berklee student ensembles will present the music of Radiohead, and of Rage Against the Machine.

Admission: 
Free

Ensembles: Mixed World Ensemble, Stage Performance I and II

Tuesday / April 29, 2014 / 1:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

Faculty-led Berklee student ensembles will present mixed world music, rock, pop, and soul.

Admission: 
Free

Ensembles: Hardcore/Heavy Metal

Monday / April 28, 2014 / 1:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

Faculty-led Berklee student ensembles will present heavy metal music.

Admission: 
Free

Jeremy Johnson's Senior Recital

Wednesday / May 7, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
Massachusetts
United States
02115

Saxophonist Jeremy Johnson and friends present an afternoon of music by Herbie Hancock, Roy Hargrove and many others.

Admission: 
Free

Hommage a Kurt

Tuesday / May 6, 2014 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115

A night playing tribute to the music of jazz guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel.

Admission: 
Free

Jan Mazura: Jazz Composition Portfolio Recital

Friday / May 2, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215

Composer Jan Mazura presents original contemporary jazz compositions for small- to medium-size ensembles.

Admission: 
Free

Motown at the Apollo

Wednesday / April 30, 2014 / 8:15 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115

Professor Lawrence "Larry" Watson will recreate the weekly excitement listeners enjoyed in the heyday of the Apollo Theater. The concerts starts with a tribute to Dionne Warwick and the compositions of Burt Bacharach and Hal David. There will also be a medley of Sam Cooke hits, and an all-out tribute to Valerie Simpson of the famed group Ashford and Simpson. The evening will be rounded out with covers of classics by Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross and the Supremes, Tate Vega, and Marvin Gaye.

Admission: 
Free

Rock Pop and Soul: Sam Cooke, Johnny Taylor, Thelma Houston, and the Ojays

Tuesday / April 29, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

This annual spring concert will focus on the rich sounds of many of the early pioneer artists who personify stage performance technique. Berklee artists have spent the semester preparing an hourlong concert of selections popularized by Phyllis Hyman, Johnny Taylor, the Ojays, and a showstopping medley of the hits of Sam Cooke. Professor Lawrence Watson is the producer and it is the Spring Concert for PST 471 Stage Performance I. 

Admission: 
Free

Corey Sanchez's Portfolio Concert

Thursday / May 1, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
Massachusetts
United States
02115

Composer Corey Sanchez presents original compositions combining styles including jazz, funk, soul, and fusion.

Admission: 
Free

Begin Being: Drew Krasner's Jazz Composition Senior Recital

Friday / May 2, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
Massachusetts
United States
02115

"Begin Being" will feature the music of tenor saxophonist and composer Drew Krasner in a variety of musical settings.

Admission: 
Free

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