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. 

 

Rhythm and Frequencies: Contemporary Writing and Production Student Concert

Tuesday / March 10, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

The Contemporary Writing and Production student concert features some of the department's best students and their dynamic songs and arrangements in an exciting mix of electrifying music. 

 

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

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Robert Irving's Senior Recital

Tuesday / March 10, 2015 / 10:00 p.m.

Berklee Dining Hall

In his final recital at Berklee, drum set principal Robert Irving presents an evening of psychedelic rock, electronic music, pop, rock, and jazz.

Admission: Free

Yalin's Senior Recital

Wednesday / March 11, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Flautist Yalin Yavuz performs his senior recital with original and classic music.

Admission: Free

Winds, Strings, and Mallets

Wednesday / March 11, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

This show will feature new compositions and improvisations for saxophone quartet, voice, violin, and marimba, by jazz composer and faculty member Darrell Katz. Faculty member Helen Sherrah-Davies will also perform. 

Admission: Free

Erick Peralta: Un Toque de Sabor

Wednesday / March 11, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist Erick Peralta will lead a tribute performance to the great composers of Afro-Cuban and Puerto Rican music.

Admission: Free

New Allison Burik Quartet

Wednesday / March 11, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Multi-instrumentalist Allison Burik's first Berklee show will feature her original compositions. 

Admission: Free

A Night With V

Wednesday / March 11, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Vocalist V. Blackburn will perform originals off of her EP, 50 Shades of Crazy, as well as some classic covers.

Admission: Free

Dylan Gardner / Taylor Berrett

Wednesday / March 11, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Dylan Gardner plays a show in support of his debut album, Adventures in Real Time. Taylor Berrett opens the show.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 day of show, general admission

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Steven Finn's Senior Recital

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

In his senior recital, drummer Steven Finn will perform a combination of his favorite styles to showcase the skills he's acquired at Berklee. 

Admission: Free

Nadav Shapira

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Electric bassist Nadav Shapira and his band perform original music in this recital.

Admission: Free

The City of Tomorrow: Woodwind Quintet in Concert

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The acclaimed ensemble the City of Tomorrow will present a concert of 20th and 21st century music for woodwind quintet. Included on the program will be "Island Universe," written by Berklee professor Andrew List.

Admission: Free
Orla Gartland

Orla Gartland / Olivia Millerschin

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Orla Gartland is a singer-songwriter from Dublin, Ireland known for her quirky brand of guitar-based pop bursting with personality and catchy melodies. Olivia Millerschin will open the show. 

Admission: $12 in advance / $14 day of show

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Songwriting Department Battle of the Bands; photo by Kelly Davidson

Kaleidoscope: An Open-Genre Battle of the Bands

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Berklee’s Songwriting Department, along with the Record Company and Notable Productions, will host Berklee's first all-original Battle of the Bands.  

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

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Max Ridley's Senior Recital

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Bassist Max Ridley performs original and standard jazz in his senior recital.

Admission: Free

Nacho and the Nasty Candombe Project

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Guitarist and composer Nacho González presents music from his debut album, The Nasty Candombe.

Admission: Free

Jae Ung Park: The First

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Backed by a jazz trio, singer Jae Ung Park gives a performance of original tunes and traditional jazz standards.

Admission: Free

Kristin Diable / Anderson East

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Kristin Diable's new album, Create Your Own Mythology, invokes her Louisiana and Americana roots while exploring the concept of myths. Anderson East will open the show.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 day of show, general admission

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Arturo O’Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

Saturday / March 14, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra will explore the common roots of jazz as seen in the early music of New Orleans, Louisiana and Havana, Cuba. Special guest Donald Harrison (alto saxophone) will also perform.

Admission: $40 / $50 / $60

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Stave Sessions with Banda Magda and Chorobop

Sunday / March 15, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Dining Hall

Banda Magda is musically based in Brazilian bossa with strains of vintage French pop. 

Admission: Tickets can be purchased at the box office

3 Sudacas

Wednesday / March 18, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Mechanics Hall

3 Sudacas fuse traditional music genres from their native countries with jazz harmony and pop elements for a subtle, fresh sound.

Admission: Free

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