Events

Through The Roots / The Supervillains / The Steppas

Tuesday / October 21, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
The Supervillains and The Steppas open for Through The Roots, a high-energy group based in San Diego, California, known for easy-listening music with Cali-reggae vibes and positive messages.  

Jihyun Lim - A Letter For You

Tuesday / October 21, 2014 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
In her final performance at Berklee, vocalist Jihyun Lim presents a set of original compositions in the jazz and Latin jazz genres, as well as Korean folk songs. 
Admission: free

In Between by Jihye Lee

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Vocalist, composer, and arranger Jihye Lee presents original music for her senior recital. She performs with an 11-piece band, including woodwinds, brass, and strings.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: What Makes Motown Bass, Motown?

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 1:15 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
CANCELED: This event has been cancelled Bassist and faculty member Jim Stinnett will demonstrate characteristics of the Motown bass style.
Admission: Free

Perceptions of Time

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Inspired by one of the most important aspects of music—rhythm—this performance experiments with different perceptions of time and "time-feel."
Admission: Free

Jazz Drum Battle: James Gillespie vs. Nikko Salvador

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Drum set principals James Gillespie and Nikko Salvador revive the tradition of the Drum Battle. This recital will feature compositions by Thad Jones, Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, and many more.
Admission: Free

Berklee Global Jazz Institute Forum Featuring Dave Liebman

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Zero Gravity Room
1260 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02215, United States
Attend this Berklee Global Jazz Institute forum with saxophonist and flautist Dave Liebman.
Admission: Free

Call Me Doxy at 1Q

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Call Me Doxy is a baroque rock band based in Boston. This five-piece band strives to bring impressionist classical themes into a rock 'n' roll context.
Admission: Free

Rodner Padilla Clinic

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Venezuelan bassist, composer, arranger, and music producer Rodner Padilla presents a clinic on electric bass concepts in Venezuelan folk music.  
Admission: Free

Evening With Entrepreneurs

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115
Berklee's Music Business/Management Department and BerkleeICE present the annual Evening with Entrepreneurs panel, this year featuring Philip Cohen (AudioCommon, Beehive Corporation); Paul Henry Smith (Sonation, Smith Renaud): Parviz Parvizi (Clammr); and Kathleen Stetson (Trill).
Admission: Free

Dreamgirls

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
The Berklee Musical Theater Club presents Dreamgirls, the Tony Award-winning musical set in the '60s and '70s that follows the explosive career of The Dreams, a dynamite fictional R&B female singing trio.
Canadian Flag

Canadian Night

Wednesday / October 22, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Come celebrate the richness of our international community as we honor Gary Slaight, founder of the Slaight Family Scholarship at Berklee.
Admission: Free

Norm Zocher: How to Achieve Speed on the Guitar and Get that "Out" Sound

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
This clinic will focus on developing speed on the guitar through specific legato and picking-friendly approaches for the left hand as well as several righthand picking techniques, including alternate, sweep, economy, hybrid, and finger picking. Next, the clinic will examine the minimum velocity required for "out'' playing, and the application of several atonal and polytonal techniques.
Admission: Free

Yoav Eshed Solo

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Israeli guitarist Yoav Eshed will perform, painting thoughts and moods with music.
Admission: Free

Marlen Tjosvoll

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Singer-songwriter Marlen performs more of her original pop, soul, and R&B music.
Admission: Free

Esterhazy Quartet in Concert

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115
The Esterhazy Quartet will perform a concert of new and traditional music for string quartet.
Admission: Free

Cordelia & the Buffalo / Andrea Charls / Mike Caprarola

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
In an evening of folk-rock, pop, and R&B, Cordelia & the Buffalo, Andrea Charls, and Mike Caprarola deliver emotionally resonant performances.
Admission: Free

Gabrielle Goodman & Friends

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Gabrielle Goodman, along with Walter Beasley, Donna McElroy, David Alan Bunn, Larry Watson, and other special guests, will perform songs from Gabrielle's catalogue as well as songs by artists she has worked with over the years: Chaka Khan, Michael Buble, Roberta Flack, Patti Labelle, and others.  
Herbie Hancock

Roger H. Brown Interviews Jazz Legend Herbie Hancock

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
Old South Church
645 Boylston Street, BOSTON, MA, 02116, United States
Join Berklee president Roger H. Brown as he talks with Herbie Hancock about his life and musical times.

Master Class and Interview with A. R. Rahman

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 10:30 a.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Legendary composer A. R. Rahman will give an inside look at his career through a live discussion and panel interview.
Admission: Free

Pages