Red Room at Cafe 939

Red Room at Cafe 939 is a state-of-the-art, all-ages, student-run music venue and coffee house. Located at 939 Boylston Street, the 200-person capacity concert venue showcases Berklee's emerging student talent, local artists, as well as national acts seeking a more intimate, personal space in which to perform and connect with their fans. 

 

2 in 1: Praxton Zxari's Senior Recital

Friday / November 18, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

 Violinist and singer-songwriter Praxton Zxari Smith presents her senior recital with an eclectic blend of classical and folk-fusion creations.

Admission: Free

Spencer Krug, Moonface

CANCELED: Moonface

Friday / November 18, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

CANCELED: This event has been canceled or postponed. This site will be updated as additional information becomes available.
Moonface is the moniker under which artist Spencer Krug currently produces, releases, and performs his music. Whether it be solo or collaborative material, Moonface could generally be described as dark, introspective, and slightly absurd, while simultaneously hopeful and hopeless.

Admission: $17 in advance / $20 general admission (standing room only)

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Daniela Andrade

Daniela Andrade / Tim Atlas

Saturday / November 19, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

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Daniela Andrade is a singer-songwriter known for her stripped-down acoustic covers and originals on YouTube. Indie/alternative singer-songwriter Tim Atlas will open the show.

Admission: $15 in advance / $18 general admission (standing room only)

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Yitian Yuan's Senior Recital

Monday / November 21, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

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In her senior recital, voice principal Yitian Yuan will perform songs in the jazz, pop, and rock styles. 

Admission: free

Alison Dooley's Senior Recital

Tuesday / November 22, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

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Alison Dooley's senior recital will feature a wide variety of material that she has worked on at Berklee. 

Admission: Free

Eric Wharton's Senior Recital

Monday / November 28, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

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Eric Wharton celebrates his time at Berklee with a final performance.

Admission: Free

Sebastian Yoma's Senior Recital

Tuesday / November 29, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

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Sebastian Yoma and his band present a very interesting mix of original funk, R&B, and jazz music written by Yoma.

Admission: Free

William Fitzsimmons / Laura Burhenn (of the Mynabirds)

Tuesday / November 29, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

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William Fitzsimmons is an American singer-songwriter perhaps best known for his songs "Passion Play" and "Please Don't Go," which aired during pivotal scenes in ABC's medical drama Grey's Anatomy.

Admission: $18 advanced / $20 day of show (standing room only)

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Ester Wiesnerova: Cadence

Wednesday / November 30, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

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Vocalist Ester Wiesnerova presents a night of original music and arrangements combining Slovak traditional music with jazz elements. 

Admission: Free

Joseph Seo: Dream of the Drummer

Thursday / December 1, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

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In his senior recital, Joseph Seo, a talented drummer from South Korea, will present his original compositions of different styles of jazz.

Admission: Free

Johnathan Lee's Senior Recital

Friday / December 2, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

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Malaysian guitarist Johnathan Lee will present a mix of jazz fusion, folk music, and original compositions that showcase his ability both as an instrumentalist and a composer. 
 

Admission: Free

Front Country

Front Country / Brett Newski

Saturday / December 3, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

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Front Country is a hard­-touring powerhouse roots­/pop ensemble that is stretching the boundaries of bluegrass and Americana until they break. Brett Newski will open the show.

Admission: $13 in advance / $15 general admission (standing room only)

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Yuichiro Tanagaki and Berklee's Four Trombones

Monday / December 5, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

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Japanese trombonist Yuichiro Tamagaki and his Four Trombones Ensemble will perform his arrangements of jazz standard songs.

Admission: Free

Taylor Davis

Monday / December 5, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

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A classically trained American violinist, arranger, and composer with a widely popular YouTube channel, ViolinTay, Taylor Davis has become one of the fastest rising stars in the digital world.

Admission: $15 in advance / $17 day of show (standing room only)

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Victor Gonzalez's Senior Recital

Tuesday / December 6, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

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Victor Gonzalez presents a brief summary of his four years at Berklee, featuring original compositions in various styles. 

Admission: Free

Ruby Rose Fox

Ruby Rose Fox

Friday / December 9, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

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Ruby Rose Fox, a vocal powerhouse of soul-­driven, edgy rock ‘n’ roll with a nod to new-wave pop, is hard at work to make 2016 her strongest year of new releases and live performances. Presented by Crossroads.

Admission: $15 in advance / $18 general admission (standing room only)

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Bombadil

Bombadil and Goodnight, Texas

Saturday / December 10, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

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Bombadil and Goodnight, Texas will perform.

Admission: $13 in advance / $15 general admission (standing room only)

Bombadil

Bombadil and Goodnight, Texas

Saturday / December 10, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Bombadil and Goodnight, Texas, will perform.

Admission: $13 in advance / $15 general admission (standing room only)

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Kyle Morton

Kyle Morton of Typhoon

Saturday / January 21, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

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Kyle Morton is the lead singer and songwriter of the Portland, Oregon, band Typhoon.

Admission: $15 general admission (standing room only)

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Banda Magda

WBGO The Checkout Presents Banda Magda

Wednesday / February 8, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

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Famed New York-area radio station WBGO Jazz 88.3 FM/WBGO.org, NPR Music, and Berklee present the sixth year of the Checkout – Live at Berklee. Founded by Greek-born singer, film scorer, and composer Magda Giannikou, Banda Magda moves from samba to French chanson, from Greek folk tunes to Colombian cumbia and Afro-Peruvian lando.

Admission: $10 general admission (standing room only)

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