Events

Samodivi: The Haunting Beauty of the Balkans

Thursday / September 27, 2018 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
The music of Samodivi is inspired by the beauty and rhythmic intricacies of Balkan musical traditions. The repertoire includes modern interpretations of old folk songs from the Balkan peninsula, as well as original compositions using that style as an inspiration.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Tickling the Ivories

Tuesday / October 9, 2018 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Faculty member Helen Sherrah-Davies performs original compositions with eclectic styles and colorful harmony. Special guests will include Ed Lucie, Gail McArthur-Browne, and Mark Walker.
Admission: Free

New Works for Jazz Orchestra VI

Tuesday / October 16, 2018 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
The Harmony Department Big Band will present a concert of new compositions and arrangements by department faculty members.
Admission: Free

Alizonia

Monday / April 1, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Alizonia is an expression of original music by Alizon Lissance, an associate professor in the Harmony Department.
Admission: Free

Past Events

George and Donna Live

Thursday / September 13, 2018 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
George and Donna Live features George Russell Jr., chair of the Harmony Department at Berklee College of Music, and voice professor Donna McElroy performing originals, spirituals, hymns, and standard material from the Great American Songbook.
Admission: Free

Steven Kirby: Illuminations Project

Wednesday / July 18, 2018 / 3:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Steven Kirby’s Illuminations Project delivers richly textured, multilayered, ebullient, and lyrical jazz. It features group interaction and high-level improvisation integrated into a mix of carefully crafted original compositions and creative arrangements of standard tunes.
Admission: Free

Unfinished Business: A Classical Piano Recital

Tuesday / February 27, 2018 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Thomas Hojnacki, assistant chair of the Harmony Department at Berklee, presents a solo piano recital.
Admission: Free

John Kramer: Meditations and Other Works

Tuesday / January 23, 2018 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Join pianist and composer John Kramer, an assistant professor in the Harmony Department at Berklee, for an evening of original music for solo piano.
Admission: Free

A Geometry of Music, Presented by Dmitri Tymoczko

Thursday / October 26, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Dmitri Tymoczko, a composer and music theorist from Princeton University, will discuss his influential book, A Geometry of Music. He focuses on the common traits of all styles of tonal music.
Admission: Free