Events

Max Mohn Quintet

Friday / August 9, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
Drummer Max Mohn and his quintet bring some traditional jazz to the Red Room at Cafe 939.
Admission: Free

Remy Foussard's Senior Recital

Friday / August 9, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts
Guitarist Remy Foussard presents a rock performance with music influenced by blues, funk, and jazz. He will be accompanied by an eight-piece rhythm section.
Admission: Free

Stephen Batts: Straight Jeebz Style

Friday / August 9, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Drummer Stephen Batts performs funk, neo-soul, and video game music in his senior recital.
Admission: Free

Namkyeong Im

Monday / August 12, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115
Pianist Namkyeong Im and ensemble present an afternoon of music.
Admission: Free

Jae Cheol Oh: Birdlike

Monday / August 12, 2013 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Trumpeter Jae Cheol Oh performs the music of Charlie "Bird" Parker.
Admission: Free

Erica Telisnor: The String Alternative and Abstract Scenario

Monday / August 12, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
 The String Alternative stays distinctly in pursuit of making music that ultimately "grooves from the heart."
Admission: Free

JEZVE

Monday / August 12, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
JEZVE combines improvisation-based contemporary music with ethnic elements from band members’ homelands in Israel, Turkey, Peru, and South Korea.
Admission: Free

Yakir Arbib at the Piano

Tuesday / August 13, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts
Composer and pianist Yakir Arbib will be presenting a recital of solo piano music.
Admission: Free

Deokyun Nam: First and Last

Thursday / August 15, 2013 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Pianist Deokyun Nam and his trio present a concert featuring Nam's original compositions and jazz standards, including tunes of Dizzie Gillespie, Jimmy Van Heusen, and Antonio Carlos Jobim.  
Admission: Free

Barbara Silva Band

Thursday / August 15, 2013 / 6:00 p.m.
Wakefield Library
345 Main Street, Wakefield, MA, 01880
Brazilian vocalist Barbara Silva will lead a group with Albino Mbie on guitar, Namkyeong Im on keys, Alex Gasser on bass, and Raphael Pannier on drums.
Admission: Free

Nicolas Sylvestre

Thursday / August 15, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Guitarist Nicolas Sylvestre plays a collection of jazz pieces and some original compositions.
Admission: Free

Ariana Corradi: Music of the World

Thursday / August 15, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Singer Ariana Corradi performs a set of jazz, soul, and R&B songs with a pianist and guitar accompaniment on some songs. Corradi will be joined by Martina Albano, performing in styles ranging from Italian opera (“Ti Voglio Bene Assai”) to Broadway hits (“For Good”) from Wicked.  
Admission: Free

Berklee Musical Theater Summer Showcase

Friday / August 16, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115
Approximately 50 performers will present original and traditional musical theater work backed by a band of Berklee musicians.
Admission: Free

The Wandas / Krief / Rabbit and the Hare

Saturday / August 17, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115
Named one of the "50 Best Albums of 2011" by Guitar World magazine, the new self-titled album from The Wandas, out August 30, has been praised for its exceptional songwriting and forceful performances. Singer-songwriter Patrick Krief will open the show.
Admission: $10 in advance, $12 day of show, general admission

Albino Mbie

Sunday / August 18, 2013 / 12:15 p.m.
Salem Jazz and Soul Festival
157 Fort Avenue, Salem, MA, 01970
A participant in the Berklee Global Jazz Initiative, Albino Mbie presents music incorporating the sounds of Mozambique, the U.S., and many other places around the world, combining rhythmic patterns and musical concepts to create a unique sound.
Admission: Free

Guitar Sessions: Mike Stern

Monday / August 19, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Six-time Grammy nominee Mike Stern has established himself as one of the premier jazz guitarists and composers of his generation. He will be playing a variety of jazz and rock tunes as part of Berklee's annual Summer Guitar Sessions Week. The concert will feature Terymur Phell on bass and Richie Morales on drums. 
Admission: $8 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $12 day of show, general admission

Piano Department Keyboard Workshop Faculty Concert

Tuesday / August 20, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Piano faculty members will perform in a trio setting.
Admission: Free

Guitar Sessions: Joe Musella

Tuesday / August 20, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Performer, recording artist, and assistant professor Joe Musella will perform a variety of classic rock tunes as part of Berklee's annual Guitar Sessions week. 
Admission: $8 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $12 day of show, general admission

Guitar Sessions: Jim Peterson

Wednesday / August 21, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Associate professor and guitarist Jim Peterson will be playing a variety of progressive funk originals and covers as part of Berklee's annual Summer Guitar Sessions week.
Admission: $8 in advance, $12 day of show (discount applied at checkout)

Guitar Sessions: Mike Williams and Dave Limina

Thursday / August 22, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
Faculty members Mike Williams and Dave Limina will perform a variety of blues tunes as part of Berklee’s annual Guitar Sessions week.
Admission: $8 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $12 day of show, general admission

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