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. 

 

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

Qantara Berklee and Global String Ensembles

Wednesday / December 14, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

"Qantara," which means arch in Arabic, brings to life the unbridled fusion of Arab, world jazz, Western classical, and Latin-American music. 

Admission: Free

The Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra

Wednesday / December 14, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

The concert will feature works by some of Berklee's best student jazz composers. 
 

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

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Vocal Jazz Festival 1

Thursday / December 15, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Vocal jazz ensembles directed by Ned Rosenblatt.

Admission: Free

Solo Piano Recital

Thursday / December 15, 2016 / 1:30 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Students of Neil Olmstead will perform selections from the classical piano repertoire and jazz repertoire in a solo piano recital.

Admission: Free

Vocal Jazz Festival 2

Thursday / December 15, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Enjoy vocal jazz ensembles directed by Ned Rosenblatt.

Admission: Free

The Eclectic Electrics

Thursday / December 15, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Contemporary jazz for five guitars and rhythm section.

Admission: Free

Classical String Chamber Music

Thursday / December 15, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Enjoy performances of classical string chamber music in different styles by Berklee string students.

Admission: Free

Vocal Jazz Festival 3

Thursday / December 15, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Enjoy vocal jazz ensembles directed by Ned Rosenblatt.

Admission: Free

From Russia with Love

Thursday / December 15, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

The Berklee Symphonic Winds and Music Education Department Big Band will present their fall showcase, featuring an all-Russian program for wind ensemble and a standard fare of big band classics.

Admission: Free

Groovalicious

Friday / December 16, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Groovalicious, directed by Gwen Leathers, showcases the talent and musicianship of students in the Voice Department.  

Admission: Free

Jazz at the Arsenal: A Jazzy Christmas with the Kevin Harris Project Featuring Berklee Faculty

Wednesday / December 21, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

Arsenal Center for the Arts

The ninth season of Jazz at the Arsenal: Featuring Berklee Faculty continues with the Kevin Harris Project. 

Admission: $20/ $18 Arsenal members/ $15 students (plus fees)

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Kyle Morton

Kyle Morton of Typhoon

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

Red Room at Cafe 939

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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Classical Art Song Selections

Wednesday / January 25, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Led by faculty member Kathleen Flynn, students from the Introduction to Classical Art Song class will sing selections with piano accompaniment.

Admission: Free

Suoni Italiani: Italian Composers in Boston

Friday / January 27, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

An evening of piano music from composers in the Boston area will feature two U.S. premieres and two world premieres, performed by pianist Miriam Conti.

Admission: Free

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