Niyaz Featuring Azam AliBerklee Performance Center
Seamlessly blending Sufi poetry and traditional folk songs from their native Iran with rich acoustic instrumentation and modern electronic rhythms, Niyaz creates a mesmerizing, distinctively 21st-century global sound. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts.
EMMARIE / Soul Candy / Pat SicotteRed Room at Cafe 939
EMMARIE is breaking all the rules, mixing it up, and rocking the music scene with powerful messages and unforgettable beats. Soul Candy is a seven-piece groove-pop band from Boston. Pat Sicotte is an up-and-coming singer-songwriter from Boston.
World Premiere: Harold Lloyd's The Freshman Scored and Performed by Berklee Silent Film OrchestraCoolidge Corner Theatre
The Berklee Silent Film Orchestra (BSFO) will perform the world premiere of its new score to Harold Lloyd's classic romantic comedy, The Freshman, in the magnificent Coolidge Corner Theatre.
Qantara Berklee: ZafirBerklee Performance Center
Qantara Berklee Ensemble performs a program bringing various musical traditions by fusing Arab musical heritage with the contemporary sensibilities of postmodern jazz.
Javier Vivas's Jazz Composition PortfolioRed Room at Cafe 939
In his jazz composition portfolio, Javier Vivas will take the audience on a musical journey of Andean and Afro-Colombian styles fused with jazz.
Roots Roadshow: Tribute to Lead BellyBerklee Performance Center
In this wide-ranging show, students and faculty from the American Roots Music Program will pay tribute to Lead Belly’s wildly diverse repertoire by performing songs associated with the master in new and unexpected settings.
An Evening with Draco RosaBerklee Performance Center
World Music/CRASHarts presents musician Draco Rosa, a multi-Grammy-winning Puerto Rican singer- songwriter, composer, record producer, and entrepreneur, who kicked off his career in the '80s as a member of the Latino boy band Menudo.
Gavin Smith's Senior Recital: Walla's WayBerk Recital Hall
Gavin Smith presents some of his original jazz compositions, joined by a number of talented musicians that he's gotten to know during his time at Berklee.
Stylized by tapping guitars, intricate rhythms, and poppy vocal hooks, Good Game mixes sounds of indie rock and math rock with a focus on composition.
Maurizio Fiore Salas showcases his own compositions and arrangements for different groups.
Anton Derevyanko presents his music and arrangements through a group of his closest friends and musicians.
Josiah Contreras, a musician of Native American descent, mixes elements of folk, funk, and rock, infused with traditional Indigenous sounds; he calls his music "native soul."
Kelvin and his band will perform a combination of jazz standards and originals.
This performance will be a culmination of covers and originals featured in Lorren Chiodo's series the "Studio Sessions," consisting of a rhythm section, vocalists, and a horn section.
Trombonist Yuichiro Tamagaki will perform the music of legendary trombonist Slide Hampton with his octet.
Daniel Gittler presents a collection of Broadway songs from his resume, as well as some additions and dream songs.
Britani Washington is an R&B singer from San Francisco, California. She will be accompanied by her band, featuring arrangements by her sister Briana Washington.
Ben Bartlett wraps up at Berklee with a showcase of his alternative jazz compositions and arrangements of his film and videogame scores.
Jeremy Alvarez pays tribute to Miles Davis, his inspiration for continuing trumpet, and the beginning of his musical exploration in jazz.
Ben Knorr is a multi-instrumentalist who is fluent in bluegrass, folk, Celtic, jazz, and classical styles.
MARO, a singer-songwriter from Portugal, will perform a set of original tunes from her upcoming album with Brazilian, pop-jazz, and folk influences.
Charles-Henry Volk and his band, New Focus, present original hard rock and progressive rock songs and arrangements.
Ildrys Díaz combines jazz, pop, R&B, soul, and Latin music.
Avi Rafaelov presents an evening of original progressive/fusion compositions.
Arranger Nian Tong presents a concert dedicated to the sound of 1950s and 1960s pop music.
Nathan See presents a set of original music for a medium-sized ensemble.
Miyako Tsubota is an actress, singer, dancer, and writer focused on musical theater style.
Trombonist Brandon Lin presents his original tunes.