Events

E.g., 2016-02-09
E.g., 2016-02-09

Forum Featuring Terri Lyne Carrington and John Patitucci

Wednesday / February 24, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

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

Admission: Free

Kaitlyn Sparks: Country with a K

Wednesday / February 24, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Texas singer-songwriter Kaitlyn Sparks will showcase her original songs and some covers in the style of country.

Admission: Free

Bob Winter: With Strings Attached

Wednesday / February 24, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Bob Winter, a professor in the Piano Department, presents a recital of original arrangements written for a classic piano quartet: piano, violin, viola, and cello. 

Admission: Free

Sweeney Todd

Wednesday / February 24, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Berklee's Musical Theater Club presents Sweeney Todd, the Tony Award–winning musical thriller written by Stephen Sondheim. This production, which will be set in a 19th century insane asylum, features a 30-piece orchestra and full cast ensemble of some of Berklee's best musical theater performers.  

Admission: $12 / $17

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The David Friend Recital Hall.

The Write of Spring

Wednesday / February 24, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The Jazz Composition Department presents the Write of Spring concert, now in its 24th year, featuring compositions by faculty members Jeff Claassen, Winnie Dahlgren, Ayn Inserto, Darrell Katz, Dick Lowell, Jackson Schultz, and Bill Scism. 

Admission: Free

Valleyheart / Dreamer and Son / Dylan Dunlap

Wednesday / February 24, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Valleyheart, an indie/alternative rock band from Beverly, Massachusetts, performs. Dreamer and Son and Dylan Dunlap will also perform.

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

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Ryan Keberle: The Evolution of Jazz Trombone

Thursday / February 25, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

DownBeat rising star Ryan Keberle will discuss and demonstrate the evolution of the trombone in jazz music. A question and answer session will follow the clinic.

Admission: Free

Catey Esler: Originally Standard

Thursday / February 25, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

In her senior recital, Catey Esler and her band will present a set of music that she feels represents her journey at Berklee.

Admission: Free

Elif Cakmut: The Mediant Project

Thursday / February 25, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

The Mediant Project presents an evening of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern music with a modern taste. 

Admission: Free

The Emma Sundvik Group

Thursday / February 25, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

In a swinging night of the classic jazz tunes you know and love, the Emma Sundvik Group presents the music of Ellington, Timmons, Parker, and Berlin, among others.

Admission: Free

Savannah Sgro

Thursday / February 25, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Savannah Sgro shares original compositions that are a mix of pop and soul with the strong influence of country. 

Admission: Free

Luma

Thursday / February 25, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Luma is an all-female alternative rock band, bringing songs of social justice, gender, and war and peace that hit you right in the gut. 

Admission: Free

The David Friend Recital Hall with a view from the stage.

Patitucci, Wooten, and Bailey: The Berklee Bass Brigade

Thursday / February 25, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

John Patitucci, Victor Wooten, and Steve Bailey will lay down some grooves with all kinds of other goodies thrown in, including chords, solos, melodies, and rests. Special guests will also appear.

Admission: Free

Sweeney Todd

Thursday / February 25, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Berklee's Musical Theater Club presents Sweeney Todd, the Tony Award–winning musical thriller written by Stephen Sondheim. This production, which will be set in a 19th century insane asylum, features a 30-piece orchestra and full cast ensemble of some of Berklee's best musical theater performers.

Admission: $12 / $17

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The Red Room

A&R Showcase

Thursday / February 25, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Come hear and see a wide range of the exceptional talent Berklee has to offer, and get a glimpse of how acts are discovered in the music industry.

Admission: Free

person sitting at piano

Piano Instruction at Berklee: Faculty, Staff, and Articulation Partner Training Session

Friday / February 26, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Stephany Tiernan, chair of the Piano Department, along with assistant chair Tony Germain and faculty member Suzanna Sifter, present a session highlighting the key elements of the study of piano and keyboard performance instruction at Berklee, as well as technical proficiency requirements. 

Admission: Free

Mateo Lucero: Contemporary Tango

Friday / February 26, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Joined by outstanding musicians bringing their own creativity to this genre, Argentine pianist Mateo Lucero presents a set of tango standards and originals.

Admission: Free

Eight Piece Moose Fleece

Friday / February 26, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Eight Piece Moose Fleece plays original songs and instrumentals with deep grooves, and arrangements with vocals, flute, saxophone, trombone, bassoon, and a rhythm section.

Admission: Free

Niya Norwood: I Want It All

Friday / February 26, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Niya Norwood presents her recital, I Want It All, a selective production of some of the best songs from Disney's High School Musical movies.

Admission: Free

Laney Jones and the Spirits / The Novel Ideas / Hayley Sabella

Friday / February 26, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Laney Jones and the Spirits perform. The Novel Ideas and Hayley Sabella open the show.

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

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