Virtual Events

Event Dates
Wednesday / April 14, 2021 / 12:00 pm
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Join us for a roundtable with Panos A. Panay, senior vice president for Global Strategy and Innovation at Berklee, and R. Michael Hendrix, global design director at IDEO, to discuss their new book, Two Beats Ahead: What Musical Minds Teach Us About Innovation. The event, moderated by Berklee President Roger H. Brown, will also feature Hank Shocklee, legendary hip-hop producer and founding member of Public Enemy, and Berklee music production and engineering professor Susan Rogers, renowned for her work as Prince’s sound engineer and producer. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 14, 2021 / 5:00 pm
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Featuring his own material as well as some of his favorite tunes, drummer Christian Koomey will present an amalgam of energetic and dynamic material in the rock, fusion, and world music genres. 

Admission
Free
Presented By
Effortless Mastery Institute
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 14, 2021 / 6:00 pm
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Kenny Werner will present a lecture/workshop series and lead small group lessons on effortless mastery. His presentations and the Effortless Mastery forums are open to all students, faculty, and staff who wish to attend.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 14, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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Trumpet player Elliot Vendel presents his senior recital with an evening full of contemporary chamber music.

Admission
Free
Presented By
Music Business/Management, Professional Music and Global Initiatives
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 14, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Join us for three days of panel discussions featuring musicians and industry experts from across the globe on how to make a living with your music during a pandemic.

Admission
Free with RSVP
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 14, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of piano works performed by Xiaohe Liu (B.M. '22, piano).

Event Dates
Wednesday / April 14, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of music performed by Bryce Putt (M.M. '21, double bass).

Event Dates
Wednesday / April 14, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of cello works performed by Sarah Nichols (B.M. '21, cello).

Presented By
Music Business/Management, Professional Music and Global Initiatives
Event Dates
Thursday / April 15, 2021 / 2:00 pm
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Virtual Event

Join us for three days of panel discussions featuring musicians and industry experts from across the globe on how to make a living with your music during a pandemic.

Admission
Free with RSVP
Event Dates
Thursday / April 15, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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Indonesian bass player Aubrey Situmorang presents a collection of jazz- and R&B-influenced originals and covers.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / April 15, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of vocal works performed by tenor Piero Regis (B.M. '21, voice).

Event Dates
Thursday / April 15, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of flute works performed by Ling Xu (B.M. '22, flute).

Event Dates
Thursday / April 15, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of vocal works performed by Yan Cui (B.M. '22, voice) and Junze Gong (B.M. '22, voice).

Event Dates
Thursday / April 15, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of piano works performed by Yuhao Xie (M.M. '22, piano).

Event Dates
Friday / April 16, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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Join Boston Conservatory faculty, students, and special guests as we continue to discover what "classical" means in different cultures all over the world.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Friday / April 16, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of works performed by Kyoka Minami (M.M. '22, piano), including pieces by Rachmaninoff, Ravel, and Chopin.

Event Dates
Friday / April 16, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of piano works performed by Gennadiy Klymenko-Oborskyi (B.M. '22, piano).

Event Dates
Friday / April 16, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening presented by Haley Evanoski (M.M. '21, vocal pedagogy).

Event Dates
Friday / April 16, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of percussion works performed by Hope Vasquez (M.M. '21, percussion).

Event Dates
Saturday / April 17, 2021 / 11:00 am
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Join Master of Music in Vocal Pedagogy 2021 candidates as they present on a variety of topics.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Saturday / April 17, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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An evening of vocal works performed live by Jennifer O'Brien (M.M. '21, voice).

Event Dates
Saturday / April 17, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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An evening of works performed live by Margot Takeda (B.M. '22, percussion).

Event Dates
Tuesday / April 20, 2021 / 4:00 pm
Canceled
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In this Video Rewind from 2017, the Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra (BCJO) plays the works of the best student jazz composers with an ensemble featuring some of the finest jazz performers on campus. 

Event Dates
Tuesday / April 20, 2021 / 5:00 pm
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Bass performance and jazz composition major Beth McPherson will perform a set of some of the funkiest and grooviest bass features in jazz fusion. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / April 20, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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Ella-Jane Sharpe comes back better than ever with her first unplugged concert, featuring unreleased music and beautiful vocal arrangements.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / April 20, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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Don't miss the Songwriting Department's annual Songs for Social Change Showcase—this year again in a virtual format. More than 130 submissions were received from Berklee student songwriters from across the school and around the world.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / April 20, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Virtual Event

A theatrical response to Troye Sivan’s debut album by the same name, Blue Neighbourhood is the story of twelve people as they process a sudden and unexpected loss within their community.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / April 20, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of violin music performed by Che Buford (B.M. '22, violin).

Event Dates
Tuesday / April 20, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of marimba music performed by Michael Cheng (M.M. '21, marimba).

Event Dates
Wednesday / April 21, 2021 / 4:00 pm
Canceled
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In this Video Rewind from 2017, join us for a lively and varied program of music from around the world featuring the Berklee Flute Choir and the Spring Winds and Piano Ensemble. 

Event Dates
Wednesday / April 21, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Virtual Event

A lecture and recital presented by Hannah York (M.M. '21, vocal pedagogy).

Event Dates
Wednesday / April 21, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Virtual Event

An evening of piano works performed by Vladyslav Ustiuhov (M.M. '21, piano).

Event Dates
Wednesday / April 21, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Virtual Event

An evening of works performed by Xingyue Xue (B.M. '22, percussion).

Presented By
#BerkleeTogether Concert Series
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 21, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Virtual Event

This week Mestizas, which comprises Berklee students Patricia Ligia (Montevideo, Uruguay), Estefania Nuñez Villamandos (Havana, Cuba), Alejandra Gomez (Montevideo, Uruguay), Paloma Gomez Angulo (Seville, Spain), and Esperanza Delgado (Cordoba, Spain), will perform "Habaneras de Cadiz" by Carlos Cano.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / April 22, 2021 / 8:00 am
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Virtual Event

Join this collaborative event between Siam Music Yamaha and Berklee Global Initiatives.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / April 22, 2021 / 4:00 pm
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Virtual Event

In this Video Rewind from 2017, the Qantara Berklee Ensemble performs a program that brings various musical traditions together by fusing Arab musical heritage with the contemporary sensibilities of postmodern jazz.

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / April 22, 2021 / 7:30 pm
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Virtual Event

Tonight, we celebrate Berklee's 75th anniversary with a virtual performance from each area of the institution: Berklee College of Music; Boston Conservatory at Berklee; Berklee Online; the campuses in Valencia, Spain, and New York City; and the center in Abu Dhabi. Students, alumni, and faculty will share their talents as performers, producers, writers, designers, and artists. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / April 22, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of works performed by Xiaohui Chen (B.M. '21, percussion).

Event Dates
Thursday / April 22, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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An evening of horn works performed by Sean McLendon (B.M. '22, horn).

Event Dates
Friday / April 23, 2021 / 5:00 pm
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Vocalist Autumn Pryor shares her favorite songs from different genres from her time before and after coming to Berklee. Join Pryor for her senior recital as she celebrates her Berklee journey coming to an end.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Friday / April 23, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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Virtual Event

Trombonist Auden Durant and his quintet of Berklee all-stars perform a set of jazz classics brought into the modern era.
 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Friday / April 23, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Virtual Event

Seventeen extraordinary senior musical theater dance emphasis students share their talents and experiences through a video performance capturing their work and transformations during their time in “dance emph.”

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Friday / April 23, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Virtual Event

An evening of vocal works performed by baritone Gray Leiper (M.M. '21, vocal pedagogy).

Event Dates
Friday / April 23, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Virtual Event

An evening of piano works performed by Yu Zhong (B.M. '21, piano).

Event Dates
Friday / April 23, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Virtual Event

An evening of flute works performed by Emma Rose Bauman (B.M. '21, flute).

Event Dates
Saturday / April 24, 2021 / 9:00 am
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Virtual Event

Join Berklee Valencia at the third edition of its annual Musaico Festival, an immersive online experience featuring a diverse set of performances recorded at some of Valencia’s emblematic locations.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Saturday / April 24, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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An evening of cello works performed live by Amanda Emenecker (M.M. '21, cello).

Event Dates
Saturday / April 24, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Presenting the unique and dynamic talents of the M.F.A. in musical theater class of 2021.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Sunday / April 25, 2021 / 2:00 pm
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Virtual Event

Presenting the unique and dynamic talents of the M.F.A. in musical theater class of 2021.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Monday / April 26, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Virtual Event

A serious comedy about cultural identity, power, the media, and racial tensions inspired by true events by theater faculty member Elizabeth Wong.

Admission
Free