Events

E.g., 2017-02-23
E.g., 2017-02-23

The Ben Appel Quartet

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

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

Ben Appel and his quartet's debut performance will be an exciting showcase of originals written by Appel and performed by the group in jazz/bop standards. 

Admission: Free

Nick and Chris

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 3:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

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

Twin brothers Nick and Chris Petty play and improvise together fusing elements of electronic music, jazz, and pop with a level of chemistry that is unparalleled. 

Admission: Free

Mikail Seet and the Colour Wheel

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

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

Guitarist Mikail Seet and his friends will perform improvisations and arrangements.

Admission: Free

Felipe's Sextet

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

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

Felipe Cytrynowicz presents original compositions and new arrangements of Brazilian songs along with special guest Brazilian singer Graziela Medori. 

Admission: Free

The David Friend Recital Hall

Victor Gonzalez's Music

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 5:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

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

Take a musical journey with diverse compositions that explore the sounds and colors of upright bassist Victor Gonzalez.

Admission: Free

Tommaso Taddonio: Triple Tea

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

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

Triple Tea presents their original film, electronic, and modern jazz music written by pianist Tommaso Taddonio. 

Admission: Free

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Berklee Original Bands Showcase

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

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

Great original songs are critical to your success as a solo artist or band. The Berklee Original Band Showcase features five Berklee bands playing 30-minute sets of all original music of any genre.

Admission: Free (standing room only)

String Noise at Berklee

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

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

Berklee's Composition Department, with assistance from the String Department, hosts violin duo String Noise.
As part of their residency at Berklee, String Noise performs a concert of newer works written for two violins by Bernhard Lang, Georg Friederich Haas, Derek Hurst, and others.

Admission: Free

West Side Story

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

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

West Side Story is one of the most identifiable love stories of all time. With the musical and lyrical geniuses of Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim, the story revolves around two rival gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, and a budding romance caught in the crossfire. 

Admission: $12 in advance / $17 day of show

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Miyako's World

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

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

Miyako Tsubota, a musical theater performer and composer, will present a show with Broadway songs and also new musical originals. 

Admission: Free

Music Therapy Spring Symposium: Biospsychosocial Perspectives

Friday / February 24, 2017 / 8:30 a.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

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

Join Dr. Cheryl Dileo and Laura H. Carnell, professor of music therapy and director, Arts and Quality of Life Research Center at Temple University, as we explore advances in the field of medical music therapy.  

Admission: Free

German Scheufler: 'Choby' Stayed at Berklee

Friday / February 24, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

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

German Scheufler, a.k.a. "Choby," presents a thank you concert for everyone that helped him this spring semester. He thanks friends and incredible musicians for all their support.

Admission: Free

Hunter and the Gatherers: New Orleans Jazz and Mo'

Friday / February 24, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

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

New Orleans native Hunter Burgamy presents two short sets highlighting the traditional jazz of New Orleans and complementing it with Brazilian choro, a style that developed in the same era and in similar ways.

Admission: Free

Shimon Gambourg: 3/4/5/6

Friday / February 24, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

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

Bassist Shimon Gambourg presents an all-original program for ensembles of varying instrumentation, showcasing a strong jazz sensibility, imbued with the melodic traits of his native Israel.

Admission: Free

Santiago Barragan

Friday / February 24, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

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

Guitar principal Santi Barragan and his modern jazz trio present original compositions featuring synth drums. 

Admission: Free

Great American Songbook: Tribute to Laurel Canyon

Sunday / February 26, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

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

From the mid-1960s to the early 1970s, some of the most memorable and iconic American popular music was written by residents of Laurel Canyon in the Hollywood Hills.

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

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Janek Gwizdala

Monday / February 27, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

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

Master bassist and Berklee alumnus Janek Gwizdala ’00 will share his unique musical perspectives on playing, getting the good gigs, education, and alternative revenue streams. Hosted by Steve Bailey, chair, Bass Department. 

Admission: Free

Faculty, Staff, and Partner Development Session: Ear Training

Monday / February 27, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

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

Join Allan Chase, chair of the Ear Training Department, as he presents an overview of the methods used to teach students to hear and apply melodic, rhythmic, and harmonic musical forms, and the technical proficiency requirements at Berklee.

Admission: Free

Jihoon Park: JP Jam Session

Monday / February 27, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

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

Guitarist Jihoon Park will perform his favorite covers with his friends.

Admission: Free

Iming Lin's Senior Recital

Monday / February 27, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

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

Iming Lin will perform music written by saxophonists who have inspired and given him a sense of direction.

Admission: Free

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