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Concert Series and Jam: Creativity and Expression in the Arts

Wednesday / May 6, 2015 / 6:30 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute concert will feature an original repertoire as well as arranged standards performed by the Red and Green Ensembles.

Admission: Free

Marlen Tjosvoll

Wednesday / May 6, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Vocalist Marlen Tjosvoll presents a recital of soulful melodies and lyrics in the styles of jazz and R&B.

Admission: Free

Gwen Leathers: Groovalicious

Wednesday / May 6, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Groovalicious, directed by Gwen Leathers, showcases the talent and musicianship of the students in the voice department. The students performing are currently taking voice-department-offered courses: rhythm section grooves, rehearsal techniques, and advanced performance ensembles.

Admission: Free

Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra Spring Concert

Wednesday / May 6, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

The Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra is an ensemble that is dedicated to playing student works by Berklee composers.

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

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Shelby Lynne Clinic

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Singer-songwriter Shelby Lynne will give an informal talk about her career path, songwriting process, philosophy, and her record label, Everso Records. 

Admission: Free

Fabrizio Cavallaro's Senior Recital

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Drummer Fabrizio Cavallaro presents his senior recital with a program of covers and original compositions in the jazz and fusion styles.

Admission: Free

The Eclectic Electrics

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Contemporary jazz for five guitars and rhythm section.

Admission: Free

Guitar Artist Ensemble: Bebop Guitars

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

The Guitar Artist Ensemble: Bebop Guitars consists of five guitars and a rhythm section. The group plays arrangements and compositions written specifically for the band by the faculty member and ensemble leader John Baboian. The styles include mainstream and contemporary jazz, Latin, and blues forms. 

Admission: Free

Cheng Li: Me

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Singer Cheng Li and his band perform original songs and arrangements influenced by the musical traditions of Li's hometown.

Admission: Free

Vocal Jazz Festival

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Vocal jazz ensembles will perform original arrangements as well as the music of groups such as the New York Voices, Manhattan Transfer, the Real Group, the Swingle Singers, Take Six, and more.

Admission: Free

Rachael Wolff

Friday / May 8, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Guitarist and singer-songwriter Rachael Wolff will perform classic blues songs and some originals. 

Admission: Free

Andrew Kushnir's Senior Recital

Friday / May 8, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

In his final recital at Berklee, Canadian drummer Andrew Kushnir performs jazz standards and originals with his quartet.

Admission: Free

Andrew Kushnir's Senior Recital

Friday / May 8, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Canadian drummer Andrew Kushnir performs jazz standards and originals for his senior recital with his quartet.

Admission: Free

Chase Potter's Senior Recital

Friday / May 8, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Violinist Chase Potter performs his senior recital with original pieces and standards.

Admission: Free

John Cooper Clarke

Thursday / May 14, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

John Cooper Clarke, whose career spans over five decades and makes its mark across poetry, music, TV, film, radio, literature, and fashion, performs.

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Welcome to Night Vale

Wednesday / May 20, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Don't miss this special live performance of Welcome to Night Vale, a twice-monthly podcast in the style of community updates for the small desert town of Night Vale.

Admission: $27.50 / $32.50

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Welcome to Night Vale

Thursday / May 21, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Don't miss this special live performance of Welcome to Night Vale, a twice-monthly podcast in the style of community updates for the small desert town of Night Vale.

Admission: $27.50 / $32.50

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Steven Wilson

Friday / May 22, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

One of the most eclectic and prolific artists in rock music, Steven Wilson comes to the Berklee Performance Center in support of his fourth solo album, Hand. Cannot. Erase.

Admission: $27 / $37

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William Fitzsimmons / Denison Witmer

Tuesday / May 26, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

William Fitzsimmons, an American singer-songwriter best known for his songs "Passion Play" and "Please Don't Go," performs. Denison Witmer opens the show.

Admission: $15 in advance / $18 day of show

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Benny and the Jets

Thursday / June 18, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Guitarist and composer Benjamin Perez-Casiano presents covers and original compositions in the jazz and blues styles.

Admission: Free

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