Saturday / March 22, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Rising artist Meklit draws on jazz, folk, and Ethiopian influences in delivering her soulful and melodic vocals.
Admission: $15 in advance, $17 day of show
Monday / March 24, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
Songs by Berklee students, alumni, and faculty in response to recent events, including the Sandy Hook tragedy in Newtown and last year’s Boston Marathon bombing, with special guests Senegalese social-change hip-hop group Bideew Bou Bess, plus Massamba Diop and Tony Vacca.
Tuesday / March 25, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Berlin-based contemporary composer Nils Frahm’s heart lies in improvisation, in the magic of a moment where, inspired by the space and the audience, his fingers can create new compositions loosely based around his familiar melodies.
Admission: $15 in advance, $18 day of show
Wednesday / March 26, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
A group composed of some of Berklee's most talented guitarists performs originals by Jerry Reed, as well as other guitar masterpieces from Me and Chet, Chet and Me, Chet Atkins Picks on Jerry Reed, and Sneakin' Around.
Monday / March 31, 2014 / 11:30 a.m.
Famed Tower of Power bassist Rocco Prestia will be joined by Bass Department Chair Steve Bailey to perform and discuss how personal challenges can impact the sustainability of a musician's career. This clinic is sponsored by Berklee's Reach Out Initiative.
Monday / March 31, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Join bass innovator Rocco Prestia for a look inside his mastery of groove.
Monday / March 31, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
Jazz Revelation Records presents an assortment of artists who have recorded songs for Berklee’s student-run record label.
Tuesday / April 1, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
A celebration of our Berklee LGBTQI communities.
Tuesday / April 1, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
The percussionist Fabio Rojas will perform with Samuel Batista on alto saxophone, Paul Sanchez on trumpet, Evan Waaramaa on piano, and bassist Osmar Okuma.
Wednesday / April 2, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
A lively and lyrical concert featuring the Berklee Flute Choir and the Spring Winds and Piano Ensemble, directed by Woodwind faculty member Wendy Rolfe. Original Berklee compositions and arrangements, and classics in styles from Latin to Baroque to romantic to world music, will delight listeners.
Wednesday / April 2, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
The fifth annual Curtain Up theatrical concert showcases the winning songs of a campus-wide musical theater songwriting contest, with new arrangements by students of musical theater arranging and orchestration.
Thursday / April 3, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
As part of Percussion Days, this rare solo showcase features Berklee solo marimbists who are students of Nancy Zeltsman.
Thursday / April 3, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Percussion professor Bob Gullotti will give a drum set clinic on textures and colors.
Thursday / April 3, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
You will have the opportunity to be massaged in an exquisite aural bath of low frequencies and quiet repetitive rhythms.
Friday / April 4, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Percussion instructor Tom Schmidt will perform works by Reeves, Pärt, ter Veldhuis, Kotche, Golijov, and Riley.
Friday / April 4, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Marimba Ensemble will perform "Marimba Phase" by Steve Reich and "Vertical River" by Blake Tyson. Percussion Ensemble will perform "Mercury Rising" by Nathaniel Daughtrey and "Septet" by Daniel Levitan.
Friday / April 4, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
The 12-member Marching Percussion Club will perform.
Tuesday / April 8, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
Each semester the students and faculty of the Music Education Department perform an eclectic program of choral and instrumental music. Ensembles may include some interesting instruments and musical surprises.
Wednesday / April 9, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
The Performance Wellness Institute presents an afternoon of lectures and performances.
Wednesday / April 9, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
John Clayton, Grammy award-winning bassist, composer/arranger, and educator, offers a performance and jazz composition/arranging master class with the Berklee Jazz Composition Ensemble under the direction of Eric Gould, Chair of the Jazz Composition department. The clinic will feature student compositions and Clayton’s arrangements.