Visiting Artist Events

Performers, engineers, and music business professionals are among the industry experts who visit Berklee to offer clinics and master classes about the business and art of making, recording, promoting, and composing music. Often only open to the college community, these visits are opportunities for Berklee students and faculty to get an intimate and inside perspective of the industry.

 Visiting artist events are not open to the public. Log in with your OnePass to see a list of upcoming events.

Event Dates
Canceled
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Grammy Award–winning musician Matt Rollings '86 will share his expertise as a producer, songwriter, arranger, and composer. 

Event Dates
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall (1W)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Join us for an inspiring afternoon as we host acclaimed Italian singer and songwriter Giovanni Caccamo for a special event exploring the intersection of creativity and social change through music.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Embark on a transformative journey with Giovanni Siveroni's revolutionary approach to musical fitness  with The Sound of Fitness: Unlocking Your Musical Potential. Discover how physical conditioning and mental wellness can elevate your musical prowess to new heights, setting you on the path to mastery. 


 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall (1W)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

The Liberal Arts & Sciences Department Presents Music of the Sitar, a master class and clinic presented by the renowned sitarist Pundit Gaurav Mazumdar and accompanied by Amit Kavthekar on tabla.

Admission
Free

Past Visiting Artist Events

Event Dates
Studio 106
132 Ipswich Street (Richard Ortner Studio Building), Floor 1—Studio 106
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Sound Icon performs a program of student compositions, joined by members of the contemporary classical music performance program.

Event Dates
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall (1W)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to learn from special guest trumpeter Etienne Charles! As a leader, Charles has created nine studio albums, and his work as a sideman has seen him play for a variety of artists including Jon Batiste, Cynthia Scott, Benny Golson, and more.

Event Dates
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
Massachusetts
02115
United States

The Liberal Arts and Sciences Department presents Interactions of Tradition: Exploring Indian Classical Dance, a master class and clinic. Presented by renowned dancers Bharatanatyam artist Padmini Ravi and Kathak artist Farah Yasmeen Shaikh.

Event Dates
Seully Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 4
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Join us for a collaborative concert of instrumental and vocal music by groundbreaking composer Florence Price on the occasion of her birthday. The concert will feature performances by faculty from Boston Conservatory at Berklee and Berklee College of Music, as well as guest artists from the Castle of Our Skins Chamber Ensemble. 

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Progressive metal guitar virtuoso Tosin Abasi performs his compositions and discusses his concepts on developing innovative guitar techniques, composition, and one's own voice.

Event Dates
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall (1W)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

The Brass Department presents Approaching Jazz Improvisation Through Limitation: Conceptual Approaches to Vocal and Lyrical Playing, a brass showcase visiting artist master class with Marquis Hill.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Join Berklee Strings for a contemporary chamber music master class with violinist Angella Ahn of the internationally renowned Ahn Trio.

Event Dates
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall (1W)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Flutist Claudia Anderson's newest project, Glass Ceilings, commissioned several high-profile women composers and flutists to write pieces for flute(s) solo and electronic media, with its originating theme of gender inequality expanded to embrace the effects of COVID-19 and racial tensions of 2020.

Presented By
Africana Studies Department
Event Dates
Venue Title
Room B41
150 Mass Ave
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Master class conducted by musicologist Edis Sánchez.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Stanley Clarke, Marcus Miller, and Victor Wooten are all innovators and major forces in the music world. Hear about the ins and outs of joining forces and touring the world as a bass trio, what led to it, and why.