Events

Rodrigo Amarante / Big Search

Saturday / April 11, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
One of the masterminds behind Brazilian band Los Hermanos and founding member of the samba supergroup Orquestra Imperial, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Rodrigo Amarante will perform. Big Search will open the show. 
Admission: $15 general admission
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Cassandra Wilson

Saturday / April 11, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
American jazz musician/songwriter/producer Cassandra Wilson celebrates Billie Holiday’s 100th birthday, applying her smoky-smooth delivery to the late master’s jazz hits. 
Admission: $30 / $37 / $42
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Dweezilla on the Road

Sunday / April 12, 2015 / 2:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
For the price of a fuzz pedal, attend this guitar master class and learn techniques from Dweezil Zappa, the son of Frank Zappa.
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Battle of the Bands: Feed the Hungry

Sunday / April 12, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
This free event showcases some of Berklee's finest musicians competing to win the grand prize: a headlining gig for the Murdock Manor Presents. 
Admission: Free

Zappa Plays Zappa

Sunday / April 12, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Dweezil Zappa honors his father by introducing a new generation to Frank Zappa's music.
Admission: $29.50 / $35 / $39.50 / $79
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Plucky Strum: Harvie S and Sheryl Bailey

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Plucky Strum weaves together intimate musical story lines that combine jazz, classical, Latin, and pop music.
Admission: Free

Ben Prentice's Senior Recital

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Guitarist and composer Ben Prentice presents his senior jazz composition portfolio recital.
Admission: Free

Inga Chinilina: Second Approach

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Pianist and composer Inga Chinilina presents a recital featuring a mix of original compositions and well-known jazz standards.
Admission: Free

Fernando Furones Fragoso

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Guitarist Fernando Furones Fragoso performs original compositions and a number of covers.
Admission: Free
Cabaret at Berklee's Cafe 939

Cabaret

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.
Cafe 939
Cabaret is an intimate, live showcase of Broadway favorites, as well as musical theater–inspired originals.
Admission: Free

Lindsay Artkop

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
In her first recital at Berklee, drummer Lindsay Artkop will present original compositions in the styles of jazz, R&B, and pop.
Admission: Free

The Music of Eric Gould

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
This concert will feature works by pianist, composer, and arranger Eric Gould, chair of the Jazz Composition Department.
Admission: Free

Radio Highlights: This Week on the BIRN

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.
Explore some of this week's broadcasts from the Berklee Internet Radio Network (BIRN), which regularly features in-studio performances and live concerts from the Berklee Performance Center, Cafe 939, and other Berklee venues.
Admission: FREE. Full schedule at thebirn.com.

All Music: Tony Solis's Senior Recital

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
Composer/arranger/bassist Tony Solis presents his senior performance recital, showcasing original material.
Admission: Free

Jay Clayton: Wordless Improvisation

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 10:00 a.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Jay Clayton, a specialist in wordless improvisation, will guide a workshop allowing students to experience musical freedom.
Admission: Free

Jay Clayton Vocal Jazz Workshop

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Vocal innovator Jay Clayton shares her practice techniques and approach to free improvisation as well as fresh ideas for improvising over chord changes.
Admission: Free

Amalur Quartet

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
This quartet brings together elements of jazz and Iberoamerican music.
Admission: Free

The Joey Blake Group

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Berklee's contemporary a cappella ensemble will present works directed by Joey Blake.
Admission: Free

A Cappella Mixé Spring

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
Berklee's contemporary a cappella ensemble will present works directed by Joey Blake. Also performing is the Jubilee Spirit Ensemble, directed by Donna McElroy, a former member of the world-renowned Jubilee Singers of Fisk University.
Admission: Free

Claudia Atkinson: Open Book

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Violinist and songwriter Claudia Atkinson will present a recital of original pop and R&B tunes.
Admission: Free

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