Niyaz Featuring Azam AliBerklee Performance Center
Seamlessly blending Sufi poetry and traditional folk songs from their native Iran with rich acoustic instrumentation and modern electronic rhythms, Niyaz creates a mesmerizing, distinctively 21st-century global sound. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
EMMARIE / Soul Candy / Pat SicotteRed Room at Cafe 939
EMMARIE is breaking all the rules, mixing it up, and rocking the music scene with powerful messages and unforgettable beats. Soul Candy is a seven-piece groove-pop band from Boston. Pat Sicotte is an up-and-coming singer-songwriter from Boston.
World Premiere: Harold Lloyd's The Freshman Scored and Performed by Berklee Silent Film OrchestraCoolidge Corner Theatre
The Berklee Silent Film Orchestra (BSFO) will perform the world premiere of its new score to Harold Lloyd's classic romantic comedy, The Freshman, in the magnificent Coolidge Corner Theatre.
Qantara Berklee: ZafirBerklee Performance Center
Qantara Berklee Ensemble performs a program bringing various musical traditions by fusing Arab musical heritage with the contemporary sensibilities of postmodern jazz.
Javier Vivas's Jazz Composition PortfolioRed Room at Cafe 939
In his jazz composition portfolio, Javier Vivas will take the audience on a musical journey of Andean and Afro-Colombian styles fused with jazz.
Roots Roadshow: Tribute to Lead BellyBerklee Performance Center
In this wide-ranging show, students and faculty from the American Roots Music Program will pay tribute to Lead Belly’s wildly diverse repertoire by performing songs associated with the master in new and unexpected settings.
An Evening with Draco RosaBerklee Performance Center
World Music/CRASHarts presents musician Draco Rosa, a multi-Grammy-winning Puerto Rican singer- songwriter, composer, record producer, and entrepreneur, who kicked off his career in the '80s as a member of the Latino boy band Menudo.
Gavin Smith's Senior Recital: Walla's WayBerk Recital Hall
Gavin Smith presents some of his original jazz compositions, joined by a number of talented musicians that he's gotten to know during his time at Berklee.
Ricardo Borsatto FariaBerklee Dining Hall
Brazilian guitarist Ricardo Borsatto Faria culminates his studies with a performance that showcases all the work he has done while at Berklee, as well as his Brazilian influences.
Lucinda WilliamsBerklee Performance Center
Two-time Grammy winner Lucinda Williams has been the object of cultish adoration for years, universally hailed as a major talent by both critics and fellow musicians, with an illustrious 35-plus-year career that has been established on a foundation of remarkably personal songs.
Colombian performer Lizje Sarria is a versatile composer, arranger, and solo artist of soulful music.
BEARD is a seven-piece progressive folk band that comes from the heart of Boston.
Weijun will perform original compositions in the pop-rock/blues genre, spreading positive and meaningful messages of love and peace.
Harshitha Krishnan is a performing and recording artist of Indian origin from Lagos, Nigeria.
Nicolás Emden is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and conductor from Osorno, Chile.
Gordon Neidinger is a mandolinist, composer, and producer hailing from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, now living in Brooklyn, New York.
Mais 55 comprises students or recent grads of Berklee College of Music from Brazil. Its mission is to spread love for Brazilian music and promote Brazilian culture.
Abby Carey is a 20-year-old singer-songwriter from North Attleboro, Massachusetts, whose influences range from Bruce Springsteen to the 1975.
Alexis Newman is a singer-songwriter and performer who has opened for numerous artists such as Brian McKnight with the Divas as well as Aloe Blacc, Bilal, and Chris Turner with the Neo-Soul Ensemble during a Marvin Gaye tribute. Hailing from Dartmouth, Massachusetts, Mitch is a singer-songwriter whose styles vary from reggae, pop-rock, soul, and funk.
Sports is an Oklahoma-based band of wizards who conjure pop music spells for all ears. YEEK is based in Los Angeles, California.
Sam Robbins is a New England-based Americana/country singer-songwriter.
The Boston-based lurid indie pop duo Sleeping Lion was formed by roommates Nate Flaks and Noah Longworth McGuire in the spring of 2015.
Joaquina Mertz is a Mexican singer-songwriter who is passionate about performance and the connection between her, the band, and the audience.
a l e a crafts new music that will unravel a colorful experience of bullerengue and cumbia with a more soulful approach.
Amber Olivia started studying the greats such as Beyoncé, Michael Jackson, Tina Turner, and James Brown, and at age 15 performed on BET's Stellar Awards behind Memphis gospel-recording artist Earnest Pugh.
Blending huge jazzy vocals with soul, African groove, a touch of Caribbean beats, and pop, Niu Raza’s sound is full, mature, and alluring.
Self Portraits is a female-fronted rock band from Berklee College of Music.
Jordan Pasquin will perform a variety of music ranging from jazz fusion to rock 'n' roll and metal.
Pamela Robles is an alternative R&B/soul artist from the beautiful Island of the Dominican Republic.
Dalaun is an R&B/soul artist hailing from Oakland, California. This concert will be a showcase of covers and originals that exemplify her music and style along with outrageous live arrangements.