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. 

 

David Walker and Archon

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Bassist David Walker and his hard rock/heavy metal band, Archon, will perform their first on-campus show. 

Admission: Free

West Point Band's Jazz Knights

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Bringing over three decades of musical excellence to their audiences, the West Point Band's Jazz Knights present the best in big band favorites, popular music, and original composition and arrangements for jazz ensemble. 

Admission: Free

Alessio Pignorio's Band

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Guitarist Alessio Pignorio and his group perform electronic compositions arranged for a quintet.

Admission: Free

Rodrigo Amarante / Big Search

Saturday / April 11, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

One of the masterminds behind Brazilian band Los Hermanos and founding member of the samba supergroup Orquestra Imperial, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Rodrigo Amarante will perform. Big Search will open the show. 

Admission: $15 general admission

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Cassandra Wilson

Saturday / April 11, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

American jazz musician/songwriter/producer Cassandra Wilson celebrates Billie Holiday’s 100th birthday, applying her smoky-smooth delivery to the late master’s jazz hits. 

Admission: $30 / $37 / $42

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The Movement: Feed the Hungry

Sunday / April 12, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

This free event showcases some of Berklee's finest musicians competing to win the grand prize: a headlining gig for the Murdock Manor Presents. 

Admission: Free

Zappa Plays Zappa

Sunday / April 12, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Dweezil Zappa honors his father by introducing a new generation to Frank Zappa's music.

Admission: $29.50 / $35 / $39.50 / $79

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Plucky Strum: Harvie S and Sheryl Bailey

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Plucky Strum weaves together intimate musical story lines that combine jazz, classical, Latin, and pop music.

Admission: Free

Inga Chinilina: Second Approach

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist and composer Inga Chinilina presents a recital featuring a mix of original compositions and well-known jazz standards.

Admission: Free

Ben Prentice's Senior Recital

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Guitarist and composer Ben Prentice presents his senior jazz composition portfolio recital.

Admission: Free
Cabaret at Berklee's Cafe 939

Cabaret

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Cabaret is an intimate, live showcase of Broadway favorites, as well as musical theater–inspired originals.

Admission: Free

Lindsay Artkop

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

In her first recital at Berklee, drummer Lindsay Artkop will present original compositions in the styles of jazz, R&B, and pop.

Admission: Free

Fernando Furones Fragoso

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Guitarist Fernando Furones Fragoso performs original compositions and a number of covers.

Admission: Free

The Music of Eric Gould

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

This concert will feature works by pianist, composer, and arranger Eric Gould, chair of the Jazz Composition Department.

Admission: Free

All Music: Tony Solis's Senior Recital

Monday / April 13, 2015 / 10:00 p.m.

Berklee Dining Hall

Composer/arranger/bassist Tony Solis presents his senior performance recital, showcasing original material.

Admission: Free

The Joey Blake Group

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Berklee's contemporary a cappella ensemble will present works directed by Joey Blake.

Admission: Free

Amalur Quartet

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

This quartet brings together elements of jazz and Iberoamerican music.

Admission: Free

A Cappella Mixé Spring

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Berklee's contemporary a cappella ensemble will present works directed by Joey Blake.
Also performing is the Jubilee Spirit Ensemble, directed by Donna McElroy, a former member of the world-renowned Jubilee Singers of Fisk University.

Admission: Free

Claudia Atkinson: Open Book

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Violinist and songwriter Claudia Atkinson will present a recital of original pop and R&B tunes.

Admission: Free

BITR: Berklee in the Round

Tuesday / April 14, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Berklee in the Round (BITR) is a concert that occurs on the second Tuesday of every month.

Admission: Free

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