Briana WashingtonBrewer Plaza
Nineteen-year-old pianist and keyboardist Briana Washington is also a singer and composer from the San Francisco Bay area in California.
Lizje SarriaB3 Restaurant
Colombian performer Lizje Sarria is a versatile composer, arranger, and solo artist of soulful music.
Conversation and Q&A with Hit Songwriter Kara DioGuardiBerklee Performance Center
Grammy-nominated hit songwriter and producer Kara DioGuardi, who is also an author, Broadway performer, and TV personality, will share stories about her path to writing the songs that sold 160 million records.
Aliya Cycon ProjectBoston Public Market
Aliya Cycon Project blends Cycon’s soulful compositions with characteristics of traditional Arabic music to create an unforgettable East-meets-West experience.
Conversation and Q&A with Hit Songwriter Lori McKennaBerklee Performance Center
Hit songwriter Lori McKenna will talk about her path to writing no. 1 songs for country artists Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, and Faith Hill, as well as her career as a recording artist.
Sarah Vela / Lisa Oduor-NoahGeorges Island
Sarah Vela is a singer-songwriter and performer based out of Oakland, California. Her sound offers a laidback, soulful, and captivating effect. Lisa Akech Oduor-Noah is a Kenyan singer who was introduced to music through her sibling’s playing of varied styles of music, from R&B to Lingala.
Born into a musical family, Gregory George Groover Jr., is a 23-year-old tenor saxophonist who has possessed a passion for music since age 10.
Justin SalisburyBrewer Plaza
While growing up in the small town of Clatskanie, Oregon, Justin Salisbury studied and played with many of the Pacific Northwest's finest musicians, including Clay Giberson, Derek Sims, and Alan Jones.
Brandon DiazBoston Public Library
Brandon Diaz is a gifted and highly accomplished vocalist, songwriter, and musician from Ashburn, Virginia.
Han Beyli ProjectCharlesview
Born and raised in Ukraine and heavily influenced by his Azerbaijani heritage, Han Beyli's eclectic background and influences have merged to create a listening experience that is one of a kind.
Miyako Tsubota is an actress, singer, dancer, and writer focused on musical theater style.
Trombonist Brandon Lin presents his original tunes.
Havana-based composer and pianist Harold López-Nussa travels smoothly through his classical, Cuban, and jazz inspirations to create an exceptional style of global jazz. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
Pakistan’s classical virtuosos the Sachal Jazz Ensemble emerged in 2011 with an ambitious recording covering Western jazz standards on traditional instruments. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
Almira Izumchensky's recital will consist of her own compositions created at Berklee, mainly choral works supported by different instrumentalists, in the style of impressionism.
Jazz flute has been widely regarded as one of the main influences of modern-day soap opera-induced comas.
Backed up by his group of super-talented musicians, drum set principal Yair Amste will perform original music inspired by his musical journey around the world.
Anastasia's concert will feature original compositions and covers in the R&B, pop, funk, and ballad styles.
Italian singer-songwriter Emily Dukes, who is also a violinist, pianist, and guitarist, presents an evening of indie, pop, funk, and R&B originals and arrangements.
Alejandro Viramontes presents his progressive and alternative rock compositions along with a band of excellent musicians.
Francois Chanvallon and Karl Marino will celebrate the release of their first album throughout this performance.
Julia Siobhan's debut solo show at Berklee will feature her original arrangements and songs as well as some of her favorite cover tunes. Her show will also feature members from her special guest group, Pitch Slapped.
Kota Fukuda will perform his original compositions, featuring a mixture of jazz, hip-hop, and world groove.
Pedro Sanjur's recital will be a tribute to traditional Panamanian and Caribbean music.
Kristian Veech is a singer-songwriter who delves into a wide range of styles, from acoustic folk to progressive rock.
Oscar Barcelli's Afro-Peruvian Experiment will present original compositions and some traditional songs from Peru and the rest of Latin America mixed with traditional jazz instrumentation, and traditional Peruvian instrumentation.
José Villa performs regional Mexican songs with visiting artists.
Santiago Barragan presents original world music compostions in a sextet setting.
Third-semester music therapy/songwriting major Claudia Gruber performs her first concert at Berklee as a solo writer and vocalist.
Enjoy an uplifting evening with Irma Thomas, the Blind Boys of Alabama, and the Preservation Legacy Quintet. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.