Events

E.g., 2015-08-03
E.g., 2015-08-03

The Zahili Gonzalez Zamora Project

Thursday / August 13, 2015 / 6:00 p.m.

Institute of Contemporary Art

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora's repertoire is a fusion of genres founded in Cuban music while acknowledging current artists such as Michel Petrucciani and Erykah Badu. Her ensemble embodies the new vision of a global music community.
 

Admission: Free

Five-Week Summer Performance Program: Instrumental Showcase

Thursday / August 13, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

This Instrumental Showcase will feature Five-Week Summer Performance Program student ensembles and performing groups.

Admission: Free

Live at 160

Friday / August 14, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Berklee Dining Hall

The Live at 160 performance series will feature performing songwriters and special ensembles from the Five-Week Summer Performance Program.

Admission: Free with lunch purchase

Skinny Pigeons

Friday / August 14, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

The Lawn on D

Two birdbrained young rapscallions from across the United States congregate in Boston to form a fusion of noisy punk rock, gypsy jazz, and funk stylings that could only be summed up by one phrase: Skinny Pigeons.

Admission: Free

Freyja Garbett

Friday / August 14, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Freyja Garbett's music combines her many stylistic influences including jazz, soul, funk, reggae, fusion, R&B, and classical. 

Admission: Free

Jaekug Lee: Last

Friday / August 14, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Piano principal Jaekug Lee presents an evening of music in the styles of jazz and funk.

Admission: Free

Andrea Charls / V Blackburn

Saturday / August 15, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Berklee alumna and singer Andrea Charls performs. V Blackburn, a singer-songwriter and current Berklee student, also performs.

Admission: Free

TASH

Saturday / August 15, 2015 / 2:00 p.m.

Carson Beach

Boston-based singer-songwriter TASH performs her unique folk/pop music.

Admission: Free

The Interlopers

Saturday / August 15, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Salem Jazz and Soul Festival

Grown locally in the rolling green hills of Berkshire County, Massachusetts, the Interlopers are best described as a young, organic, and joy-inducing musical organism.

Admission: Free

OMG Music Fest

Saturday / August 15, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

OMG Music Fest is a concert where many talented artists join together to perform and share their passion for music with young people around the country. Performers include Nick Tangorra, Gavin Becker, Dylan Holland, Reed Deming, and Jonah Marais. 

Admission: $77 Platinum / $49 Silver / $25 general admission

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Jimmy and the Gooch

Sunday / August 16, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

The Street

Folk duo Jimmy and the Gooch combine folk music with rock influences, creating a successful coalition between the new and the old.

Admission: Free

Guitar Sessions Opening Ceremony/Concert Featuring Julien Kasper

Sunday / August 16, 2015 / 3:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Julien Kasper is the featured artist for the Guitar Sessions Opening Ceremony and Concert. Kasper is an eclectic guitarist and a professor in Berklee's Guitar Department.

Admission: Free

Guitar Sessions: Fingerstyle Guitar Clinic with Guy Van Duser

Monday / August 17, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Guy Van Duser, a professor in the Guitar Department who is internationally known for his unique, imaginative, and sometimes outrageous arrangements for fingerstyle guitar, gives a clinic.

Admission: Free

Gene Park

Monday / August 17, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Boston-based pianist Gene Young Park has appeared in numerous performances around the world and is always eager to communicate his ideas through music.

Admission: Free

Guitar Sessions: Led Zeppelin II with Joe Musella

Monday / August 17, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

In this faculty concert, Joe Musella, assistant professor in the Guitar Department, performs music from Led Zeppelin II.

Admission: Free

Foneda

Monday / August 17, 2015 / 6:00 p.m.

Regattabar

Foneda creates ambiguous sonorities by mixing Colombian styles and contemporary influences, exploring free jazz through the language and rhythms of Colombian music.

Admission: Free

Guitar Sessions: David Gilmore and Bruce Saunders

Monday / August 17, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

David Gilmore and Bruce Saunders are both longtime faculty members in the Berklee Guitar Department, and each has performed with some of the biggest names in jazz. 

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

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Guitar Sessions: New Model Demonstration with Robert Godin

Tuesday / August 18, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Join Robert Godin, owner and founder of the Godin Guitar Company, for an enlightening master class about how guitars are crafted to achieve great acoustic sound and playability. He will also showcase some of the innovative, nontraditional guitars in the Godin guitar lineup.

Admission: Free

Gene Park

Tuesday / August 18, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Boston-based pianist Gene Young Park has appeared in numerous performances around the world and is always eager to communicate his ideas through music.

Admission: Free

Kayla Corrine

Tuesday / August 18, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.

Summer Street

Singer-songwriter Kayla Corrine performs her music in the styles of R&B, folk, soul, and pop.

Admission: Free

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