Sole Spotlight Live

Friday / August 23, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115
Some of Boston’s most talented R&B, hip-hop, and soul artists present an exciting night of music for the Sole Spotlight Live concert series.
Admission: $8 in advance, $10 day of show after purchase of TSL gear, $15 day of show

Berklee Boston Alumni BBQ

Sunday / August 25, 2013 / 3:00 p.m.
, Arlington, MA
It’s that time of year again for the annual Boston Area Berklee Alumni BBQ!
Admission: Free

Berklee Alumni and the Fall River Arts District Collaborative

Tuesday / August 27, 2013 / 6:30 p.m.
Adagio Piano Lounge
227 South Main Street, Fall River, MA, 02721, United States
The Arts District of the Fall River area are anxious to meet Berklee Alumni regarding entertainment needs of the community. 
Admission: Free

Rock Enroll

Wednesday / August 28, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Hard Rock Cafe
22-24 Clinton St., Boston, Massachusetts, 02109
Join us for the third annual Rock Enroll event raising scholarship funding for one gifted student entering Berklee to pursue a career as a rock musician.
Admission: Advance tickets are no longer available. Tickets are available at the door for $25 per person.

Sirma / Audri and Jonas

Thursday / August 29, 2013 / 6:00 p.m.
Institute of Contemporary Art
Putnam Investment Plaza, 100 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA, 02210
Born in Istanbul, Turkey and now living in Boston, Sirma is influenced by her multicultural background to strive for collaboration and connection. Audri and Jonas create music through the use of textural motifs, sounds in nature or space, and the live manipulation of electronic elements.  
Admission: Free

Shira E / Home Body

Friday / August 30, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115
Shira E is a nationally acclaimed poet, musician, and artist who has shared stages with Ani DiFranco, Tune-Yards, and CocoRosie.
Admission: $8 in advance, $10 day of show, general admission

Unlimited Perception

Sunday / September 1, 2013 / 12:30 p.m.
Detroit Jazz Festival
400 Renaissance Drive, Detoit, MI, 48243
With members from Turkey, Israel, Colombia, and Japan, Unlimited Perception offers a unique blend of microtones, lyrical melodies, and South American rhythms such as bambuco and cumbia. The band, established at Berklee College of Music in 2012, invites listeners to join a musical conversation that emphasizes improvisation and draws upon its members’ diverse roots to produce a harmonious, eclectic, and earthy sound.
Admission: Free

Anthony Fung Quartet

Thursday / September 5, 2013 / 12:00 p.m.
Kendall Square
300 Athenaeum Street, Cambridge, MA, 02142
An accomplished jazz drummer, Anthony Fung is a sophomore at Berklee College of Music studying at the prestigious Berklee Global Jazz Institute under Danilo Pérez. 
Admission: Free

Jesse Ruben / Caitlin Crosby

Friday / September 6, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 0215, United States
Ruben's latest album features lush, soulful pop-rock, and a near-novelistic sense of character and setting on finely hewn tracks like “A Lack of Armor,” “Bleeker and Sixth,” and “Unbreakable.” 
Admission: $10 in advance, $12 day of show, general admission

The Green Room - A Boston Berklee Alumni Networking Event

Tuesday / September 10, 2013 / 6:30 p.m.
212 Hampshire Street, Cambridge, MA, 02139, United States
Admission: Free

Berklee in the Round

Tuesday / September 10, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Berklee in the Round Tuesdays are free acoustic performances showcasing Berklee students, faculty, and alumni, plus special guests.
Admission: Free

Frank & Dependent / Ethan Thompson / Brave Elephant

Thursday / September 12, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115
Fresh Prospects is a showcase of the best up-and-coming college artists throughout Boston, at Berklee and beyond. This month's artists are Frank & Dependent, with Ethan Thompson and Brave Elephant as opening acts.
Admission: Free

Open Mic Night

Saturday / September 14, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115
Welcome back, Open Mic Night! We know you’ve been practicing and writing new material or reworking the classics, so come on down to the Red Room at Cafe 939 and show us!
Admission: Free

Amjad Ali Khan

Sunday / September 15, 2013 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115
“Amjad Ali Khan—improvising furiously around the melody line with repeated, rapid-fire playing and then letting his equally frantic tabla player take over—it was easy to see why great Indian music can be as exciting as classic blues and rock.”—The Guardian
Admission: $48, $42, $37, $28 reserved seating

Practice Smarter, Not Harder

Monday / September 16, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Stephany Tiernan, chair of the Piano Department, will be joined by faculty members Neil Olmstead and Doug Johnson to discuss how to get the most of practice time at the piano. Other instrumentalists are also welcome!
Admission: Free

Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors featuring Joe Lovano

Monday / September 16, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Jazz at Lincoln Center Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola
Broadway at 60th Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY, 10023
The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors, the premier music ensemble of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI), performs John Coltrane's Interstellar Space with saxophonist Joe Lovano. 
Admission: Ticketed

Barnaby Bright / Nate Leavitt Band / Cara Domings

Tuesday / September 17, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115
Folk singer-songwriter duo Barnaby Bright tours in support of its brand new full-length record, The Longest Day. Nate Leavitt Band and Cara Domings will open the show.
Admission: $12 general admission

Avant-Garde Solo Percussion

Wednesday / September 18, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Conducting faculty member Jeffrey Means performs works for solo percussion from the European avant-garde. Pierluigi Billone and Martin Smolka are among the composers represented.
Admission: Free

Brass Master Class with Jeremy Pelt

Thursday / September 19, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Berklee alumnus Jeremy Pelt will present a brass master class.
Admission: Free

The Hillary Reynolds Band / The Furies / Little Ugly

Thursday / September 19, 2013 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115
The Hillary Reynolds Band, fronted by award-winning songwriter Hillary Reynolds, represents a high point of innovation in today’s pop music. The Furies and Little Ugly will open the show.
Admission: $7 in advance, $10 day of show, $5 with college I.D., general admission