Events

Intercultural Dialogue: Exploring Connections between Jazz and Classical Music

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 10:00 a.m.
Zero Gravity Room
As part of its seventh annual Global Jazz Summit, the Berklee Global Jazz Institute welcomes bassist and composer Riccardo Del Fra.
Admission: Free

Percussion Days: Demystifying the Rudiments

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Dave DiCenso, an associate professor in the Percussion Department, presents a drum set clinic as part of Berklee's Percussion Days events.
Admission: Free
Patrick Doyle

Patrick Doyle Film Scoring Keynote

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Oscar-nominated film composer Patrick Doyle, composer of such films as Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Cinderella, Brave, Sense & Sensibility, Thor, and Rise of the Planet of the Apes, among many others, will present examples of his work and explain his scoring process.
Admission:

Percussion Days: Danny John's Senior Recital

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
This concert will showcase the many instruments Danny John has studied at Berklee as part of Berklee's Percussion Days events.
Admission: Free

Transitions: Danny McGonegle's Senior Recital

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Danny McGonegle will lead his senior recital, Transitions, performing pieces by Cedar Walton, Mark Guiliana, Branford Marsalis, Miles Davis, and Joshua Redma, among others. 
Admission: Free

Percussion Days: Davis Coleman's Senior Recital

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
The senior recital of percussionist Davis Coleman will feature seldom-performed music for both chamber ensemble and solo percussion as part of Berklee's Percussion Days events.
Admission: Free

Percussion Days: The Essence of Swing

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
As part of Berklee's Percussion Days events, Bob Kaufman, a professor in the Percussion Department, presents the Essence of Swing, a performance featuring Jon Wheatly on guitar, Barry Smith on bass, and Arnie Krakowsky on tenor saxophone.
Admission: Free

Southern Soul: The Sounds of Spring

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Voice principal Amber Kiner will perform original music, covers, and arrangements as she opens up her Southern soul. 
Admission: Free

Will Lyle and Friends: The Variety Show

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Bassist/composer/arranger Will Lyle presents a showcase of acoustic jazz music for one set and R&B/funk music for the second. 
Admission: Free

Robert Rich and Electronic Production and Design Student Concert

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.
Room 112, 22 Fenway
The Electronic Production and Design (EPD) Department proudly presents vIsiting artist Robert Rich in concert with EPD students from the composition/performance seminar.
Admission: Free

Percussion Days: Berklee Marching Percussion 2016

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
After three years of existence, Berklee Marching Percussion is proud to showcase our 2016 program as part of Berklee's Percussion Days events.
Admission: Free
Leah Song and Chloe Smith of Rising Appalachia

Rising Appalachia

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
Sisters Leah Song and Chloe Smith of Rising Appalachia create beautiful sounds for banjo, fiddle duets, and poetic harmonies like only sisters can.
Admission: $17 in advance / $20 day of show

Berklee Global Jazz Summit

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Grammy Award–winning pianist Danilo Pérez leads Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) students and faculty in the annual Global Jazz Summit with guest artist Danny Rivera.
Admission: $12 / $18

Grey Season

Friday / April 1, 2016 / 9:00 p.m.
BAMcafé Live
Boston-based, five-piece folk-rock band Grey Season performs.
Admission: Free
Pam Steebler

Pam Steebler / The Relevant Elephants / Sydney Franklin

Saturday / April 2, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
New York City–based Brazilian/Canadian singer-songwriter Pam Steebler brings back the boho-chic, vintage vibe of Joss Stone with a touch of rock 'n' roll. The Relevant Elephants and Sydney Franklin will also perform.
Admission: $10 general admission

Hiromi: The Trio Project

Sunday / April 3, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Pianist Hiromi '03 celebrates the release of her new CD, Spark, featuring Simon Phillips on drums and Anthony Jackson on bass.
Admission: $27 / $37 / $47 / $57

Boston Conservatory Alumni Open Mic

Sunday / April 3, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
In recognition of the fifth anniversary of the Songwriting Workshop, Boston Conservatory faculty member Kevin Siegfried will host a celebratory open mic featuring songwriting alumni and current students. 
Admission: $5

Ryan Linvill's Senior Recital

Monday / April 4, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
In his senior recital, saxophonist Ryan Linvill presents a collection of original music. 
Admission: Free
The David Friend Recital Hall.

Anglo-Celtic Vocal Ensemble: The Flowers of the Forest

Monday / April 4, 2016 / 2:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
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. 
Admission: Free

Contra: A Tribute to Villains

Monday / April 4, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Voice principal Toni Rodriguez presents a show dedicated to all the ruthless villains who aimed to fulfill their agendas.
Admission: Free

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