Concerts

Each year, Berklee presents more than 1,500 concerts and events at venues on campus and in the Boston area, showcasing student, faculty, alumni and outside professional acts. 

 

Let's Play

Friday / December 9, 2016 / 1:45 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Faculty member Bob Gullotti leads his student ensemble, performing compositions they've studied this semester.

Admission: Free

13 Bright

Friday / December 9, 2016 / 3:00 p.m.

Huret & Spector Gallery at Emerson College

This music and LED light installation is presented by the Berklee Interdisciplinary Arts Institute in collaboration with Emerson Urban Arts and the Huret & Spector Gallery at Emerson College.

Admission: Free

Berklee Ensembles: Directed Studies

Friday / December 9, 2016 / 3:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Under the direction of Paula Gallitano, the Directed Study Ensemble performs as part of the Berklee Ensemble Department's end-of-semester performances.

Admission: Free

Berklee Ensembles: Small Band Jazz

Friday / December 9, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Under the direction of Jacques Schwarz-Bart, the Small Band Jazz Ensemble performs as part of the Berklee Ensemble Department's end-of-semester performances.

Admission: Free

Ruby Rose Fox

Ruby Rose Fox

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

Red Room at Cafe 939

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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Sounds for a New Golden Age: Oud Maestro Marcel Khalife, Rami, and Bachar Khalife

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

Berklee Performance Center

The songs of oud master and composer Marcel Khalife, based on the works of the prolific and renowned Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish, have ignited imaginations and spread like wildfire across the Middle East and North Africa.

Admission: $35 / $50 / $75 / $100 / $200

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Berklee Ensembles: Neo Soul

Friday / December 9, 2016 / 8:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Under the direction of Jacques Schwarz-Bart, the Neo Soul Ensemble performs as part of the Berklee Ensemble Department's end-of-semester performances.

Admission: Free

Goodnight, Texas

Goodnight, Texas / Bombadil

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

Red Room at Cafe 939

Goodnight, Texas will perform and Bombadil will open the show.

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

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Flagger Ahead sign

New Works by Amnon Wolman with Berklee Interdisciplinary Arts Institute

Sunday / December 11, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

22 Fenway

Composer Amnon Wolman (laptop), Neil Leonard (saxophone), artistic director of the Berklee Interdisciplinary Arts Institute (BIAI), and BIAI students present a new collaboration on two pieces composed by Wolman, “Security Vehicles Only” and “Flagger Ahead.”

Admission: Free

Jeannie Gagné's Rehearsal Techniques Ensemble

Monday / December 12, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Vocalists in Jeannie Gagné's Rehearsal Technique Ensemble perform a variety of styles from pop to R&B to jazz.

Admission: Free

Berklee Marimba Concert I

Monday / December 12, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Students enrolled in Berklee Marimba Ensembles 1, 2, and 3 as well as Marimba in Mixed Chamber Music, Marimba Transcriptions and Repertoire Lab will perform music for solo and small groups. 

Admission: Free

Jeannie's Pop/Rock/Country Vocal Ensemble

Monday / December 12, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Pop, rock, country: it's all here in this recital featuring singers from Jeannie Gagné's ensemble. 

Admission: Free

Berklee Marimba Concert II

Monday / December 12, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Students enrolled in Berklee Marimba Ensembles 1, 2, and 3, as well as Marimba in Mixed Chamber Music and Marimba Transcriptions and Repertoire Lab will perform music for solo and small groups. 

Admission: Free

The Ensemble Pianist

Tuesday / December 13, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Acoustic classical music for piano, plus other instruments, from baroque to modern-art music.

Admission: Free

The Red Room

Berklee in the Round (BITR)

Tuesday / December 13, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

This month's BITR artists are Ben Higginbotham, Charlotte Suen, Chris Walton, Kodey Brims, and Gabby Tulloch.

Admission: Free

Writing Out Your Life

Tuesday / December 13, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Students of Paula Cole's writing class will perform their new original work.

Admission: Free

SOLD OUT: Shankar Mahadevan Meets Berklee

Tuesday / December 13, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

SOLD OUT: There are no tickets remaining for this event. The concert will be streamed live on Concert Window.
Award-winning Indian vocalist and composer Shankar Mahadevan joins the Berklee Indian Ensemble for a special concert celebrating his life and musical career, spanning Indian classical, folk, global jazz, and contemporary Indian music.

Admission: $20, $14, or $8 in advance / $24, $18, or $12 day of show

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Improvising Harp Fall Concert

Wednesday / December 14, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

The Improvising Harp Ensemble will present its fall concert with a live rhythm section. 

Admission: Free

The Holly Bears the Crown: the Berklee Celtic Vocal Ensemble

Wednesday / December 14, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

A gathering of Berklee's finest vocalists present a holiday-themed concert of traditional and contemporary Celtic songs from the British Isles and Ireland.

Admission: Free

Guitar Artist Ensemble: The "Be-Bop" Guitars

Wednesday / December 14, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

The student version of The "Be-Bop" Guitars is a guitar ensemble consisting of five guitars and a rhythm section.  

Admission: Free

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