Events

E.g., 2017-03-28
E.g., 2017-03-28

Artist Styling Workshop with American Crew

Tuesday / April 4, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Steve Heck Room

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Stylists from American Crew will give a workshop on grooming and styling techniques, share tips, and even style some students.

Admission: Free

Found in Translation

Tuesday / April 4, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Join us for a celebration of the music and poetry of Berklee's diverse community.  

Admission: Free

Metal Guitar Night

Tuesday / April 4, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Berklee's top metal bands and guitar talent will be showcased in an evening guaranteed to be filled with fierce metal riffs and shred guitar pyrotechnics. 

Admission: Free

Bombadil / Gentle Temper

Tuesday / April 4, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Managed by the same team that steers the career of the Avett Brothers, Bombadil is a three-piece folk-pop band from Durham, North Carolina. Gentle Temper is a crooked porch-folk duo made up of Marion Earley and Ryan "RyMy" Meier.

Admission: $13 in Advance / $15 Day of Show / Standing Room Only

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Nick Mosca's Senior Recital

Tuesday / April 4, 2017 / 10:00 p.m.

Berklee Dining Hall

160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

In the spirit of such artists as Charlie Parker, Stevie Wonder, and Pharoah Sanders, the Nick Mosca Sextet seeks to create an electrifying experience through sound vibrations. 

Admission: Free

Blues Week Guitar Concert: Guy Davis and Duke Robillard

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Blues musicians Guy Davis and Duke Robillard will each perform a one-hour concert as part of the Guitar Department’s Blues Week. Davis will begin his set, followed by Robillard.

Admission: Free

The Style of Elvis: A Talk with David Raccuglia

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

Berklee Media Center

150 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

David Raccuglia, founder of American Crew and renowned photographer of cultural icons including Yoko Ono and Ray Charles, will speak with students on the iconic style of Elvis Presley and how artists craft their image. 

Admission: Free

Ian Steed's Senior Recital

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Guitarist Ian Steed will lead his final performance at Berklee, playing standards and covers, as well as originals inspired by diverse expressions of American music.

Admission: Free

Smithsonian's John Edward Hasse: Ella Fitzgerald, First Lady of Song

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

John Edward Hasse, distinguished scholar, author, and curator of the Ella Fitzgerald Collection at the Smithsonian Institution, provides insights into Fitzgerald's music, personality, and extraordinary journey from shy orphan to beloved world celebrity.

Admission: Free

Cole Holland: Holland Daze

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Join Cole Holland as he presents an afternoon of stylistically rich music, consisting of original compositions, arrangements by Charles Mingus and Wayne Shorter, and more.

Admission: Free

BGJI Forum Featuring Terri Lyne Carrington and John Patitucci

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

1260 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) forum features Terri Lyne Carrington and John Patitucci. 

Admission: Free

Emma's Senior Recital

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

South African drummer and singer-songwriter Emma Williams and her international band present a combination of groovy covers and joyful originals, as well as some heartfelt acoustic ballads.

Admission: Free

2017 Words and Music Festival Symposium

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 6:00 p.m.

Steve Heck Room

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

As part of the Berklee Composition Department's third annual Words and Music (and Movement) Festival, a panel of distinguished guests will join moderators Lucy Holstedt and Dennis Leclaire for a lively discussion on words and music.

Admission: Free

Zachary Auslander's Senior Recital

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Jazz guitarist Zachary Auslander presents a compilation of original compositions and arrangements. 

Admission: Free

Eli Fowler's Senior Recital

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Eli Fowler's senior recital features two small ensembles, one contemporary jazz, the other indie folk, as well as music by Ian Schaid and Ben Higginbotham.  

Admission: Free

Ella and Dizzy at 100: A Tribute with Words and Music

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Narrated by John Edward Hasse, curator of American music at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, this is an evening of music in celebration of the centennials of beloved jazz artists Ella Fitzgerald and Dizzy Gillespie. 

Admission: Free

SOLD OUT: Raghu Dixit

Wednesday / April 5, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

SOLD OUT: There are no tickets remaining for this event.
The Raghu Dixit Project is one of India’s most exciting live acts. Having played in more than 30 countries and more than 1,500 concerts, the band has created fans around the world across all ages and nationalities.

Admission: $10 in Advance / $12 Day of Show / Standing Room Only

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The Legacy of Elvis: A Talk with Biographer Peter Guralnick

Thursday / April 6, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Peter Guralnick, Elvis biographer and one of America's leading cultural historians, will speak with BerkleeICE's Panos Panay on the life and legacy of Elvis Presley. 

Admission: Free

Tito Oliveira Clinic: Afro-Brazilian Rhythms for Drum Set

Thursday / April 6, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Drummer, producer, and clinician Tito Oliveira will present a clinic on Afro-Brazilian rhythms.

Admission: Free

Smithsonian's John Edward Hasse: Why We Need the Arts More Than Ever

Thursday / April 6, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

As clear air and water are to the human body, art is to the human spirit. Art feeds our souls, expresses our creativity, stimulates our imaginations, and inspires us to reach for excellence. 

Admission: Free

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