Berklee Performance Center
Housed in the renovated, historic Fenway Theater, the Berklee Performance Center—the college's flagship performance space located at 136 Massachusetts Avenue—seats more then 1,200 and is counted among Boston's most prestigious concert halls. More than 150 faculty and student concerts are held here each year, in addition to approximately 100 outside professional shows and special seminars and clinics.
Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III will be in conversation with Bonnie Hayes, chair of the Songwriting Department, discussing his stories chronicled in his new memoir, Liner Notes.
The third event of the three-day Armand Zildjian Artist-in-Residence Program is a master class featuring Eric Harland.
Created by 10-time Latin Grammy-winner Javier Limón, the Paco de Lucía Project reassembles the original band that toured with the legendary flamenco guitarist for the last 10 years of his illustrious career. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
Nearly 40 years after he began performing, Johnny Clegg is embarking on his final world tour, titled the Final Journey. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
Havana-based composer and pianist Harold López-Nussa travels smoothly through his classical, Cuban, and jazz inspirations to create an exceptional style of global jazz. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
Pakistan’s classical virtuosos the Sachal Jazz Ensemble emerged in 2011 with an ambitious recording covering Western jazz standards on traditional instruments. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
Enjoy an uplifting evening with Irma Thomas, the Blind Boys of Alabama, and the Preservation Legacy Quintet. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
With a deep, spiritual, and moving style, Yasmin Levy preserves and revives the most beautiful and romantic songs from the Ladino/Judeo-Spanish tradition. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
With its first album of new material in more than four years, Iron & Wine is proud to announce the new album, Beast Epic. This performance is sponsored by Crossroads.
Rule-breaking, genre-bending, and thoroughly entertaining, the Bad Plus has created an uncompromising body of work by shattering convention, creating bold, original compositions, and deconstructing songs from pop, rock, and classical music. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
The Afro-Cuban All Stars is a 17-piece dream team of Cuba’s hottest musicians brought together by musical director Juan de Marcos González. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
A timeless voice, improvisational prowess, and unique soul-jazz stylings mark Dianne Reeves as one of the world’s preeminent jazz vocalists. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
With explosive taiko drumming and innovative, acrobatic choreography, TAO: Drum Heart offers a breathtaking, vibrantly modern twist on a traditional art form. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.