Events

E.g., 2015-03-02
E.g., 2015-03-02

Open Forum with Ambrose Akinmusire

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Trumpeter and composer Ambrose Akinmusire will hold an open forum, discussing topics ranging from brass tips to making it on the jazz scene today. There will be a Q&A during the forum.

Admission: Free

SungRae and Friends

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Drum set principal SungRae Kim presents a performance of fusion, funk, and R&B.

Admission: Free

Steven Finn's Senior Recital

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

In his senior recital, drummer Steven Finn will perform a combination of his favorite styles to showcase the skills he's acquired at Berklee. 

Admission: Free

Nadav Shapira

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Electric bassist Nadav Shapira and his band perform original music in this recital.

Admission: Free

The City of Tomorrow: Woodwind Quintet in Concert

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The acclaimed ensemble the City of Tomorrow will present a concert of 20th and 21st century music for woodwind quintet. Included on the program will be "Island Universe," written by Berklee professor Andrew List.

Admission: Free
Orla Gartland

Orla Gartland / Olivia Millerschin

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Orla Gartland is a singer-songwriter from Dublin, Ireland known for her quirky brand of guitar-based pop bursting with personality and catchy melodies. Olivia Millerschin will open the show. 

Admission: $12 in advance / $14 day of show

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Songwriting Department Battle of the Bands; photo by Kelly Davidson

Kaleidoscope: An Open-Genre Battle of the Bands

Thursday / March 12, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Berklee’s Songwriting Department, along with the Record Company and Notable Productions, will host Berklee's first all-original Battle of the Bands.  

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

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Max Ridley's Senior Recital

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Bassist Max Ridley performs original and standard jazz in his senior recital.

Admission: Free

Ben Prentice's Senior Recital

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Guitarist and composer Ben Prentice presents his senior jazz composition portfolio recital.

Admission: Free

Nacho and the Nasty Candombe Project

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Guitarist and composer Nacho González presents music from his debut album, The Nasty Candombe.

Admission: Free

Erin Cafferky's Senior Recital

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

In her final recital at Berklee, vocalist Erin Cafferky will showcase her favorite tunes in various genres of music including pop, R&B, rock, and jazz.

Admission: Free

Niki Giermasinski's Senior Recital

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Flutist Niki Giermasinski will perform an intimate, three-piece program featuring complete works by Mozart and Doppler as well as a vivacious Pixinguinha Brazilian choro.

Admission: Free

Jae Ung Park: The First

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Backed by a jazz trio, singer Jae Ung Park gives a performance of original tunes and traditional jazz standards.

Admission: Free

Kristin Diable / Anderson East

Friday / March 13, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Kristin Diable's new album, Create Your Own Mythology, invokes her Louisiana and Americana roots while exploring the concept of myths. Anderson East will open the show.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 day of show, general admission

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Arturo O’Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

Saturday / March 14, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra will explore the common roots of jazz as seen in the early music of New Orleans, Louisiana and Havana, Cuba. Special guest Donald Harrison (alto saxophone) will also perform.

Admission: $40 / $50 / $60

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Stave Sessions with Banda Magda and Chorobop

Sunday / March 15, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Dining Hall

Banda Magda is musically based in Brazilian bossa with strains of vintage French pop. 

Admission: Tickets can be purchased at the box office

3 Sudacas

Wednesday / March 18, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Mechanics Hall

3 Sudacas fuse traditional music genres from their native countries with jazz harmony and pop elements for a subtle, fresh sound.

Admission: Free

Carrie Manolakos

Friday / March 20, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Carrie Manolakos, who became an internet sensation with her haunting performance of the Radiohead classic “Creep," performs.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 day of show

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Ghazal

Saturday / March 21, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Beautiful, mesmerizing, and profoundly musical, Ghazal brings together world-renowned Persian and Indian musicians to create an exquisite and harmonious dialogue between the two traditions. 

Admission: $28 / $32 / $37

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An Evening with Penny and Sparrow

Saturday / March 21, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Penny and Sparrow is an Austin, Texas band with a stripped-down, return-to-basics sound reminiscent of Bon Iver and the Swell Season.

Admission: $12 in advance / $15 day of show

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