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.
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.
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.
Nick Sanchez plays his final recital at Berklee, leading his eclectic band, the Nick Sanchez Prophecy, blending the music of the Middle East with modern jazz and progressive rock to create a musical journey unlike anything else.
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.
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.
Norwegian jazz guitarist Tim Johnson presents new compositions and arrangements.
Kanun player and composer Firas Zreik presents the Kanun Journey II, a set of original instrumental compositions, improvisations, and covers from the Arabic music style, influenced by a combination of flamenco and world jazz styles.
Piano principal Takumi Kakimoto's fifth recital at Berklee as a jazz composition and performance major will feature his original work presented in various settings.
In his first recital at Berklee, Tianyi Shi will play solo fingerstyle guitar compositions by Tommy Emmanuel, Chet Atkins, Oshio Kotaro, and more.
Saxophonist Diego Ramos presents his senior showcase.
Fingerstyle guitarist Brooks Robertson will present a concert featuring the styles of Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed, fingerstyle jazz standards, and his own original arrangements and compositions.
Vocalist Visnja Begovic performs a selection of music from her Eastern musical influences.
Daniel Casares will perform a set of originals and jazz tunes in a trio format.
Vocalist Sarah Bernadette presents a selection of originals with original arrangements of cover songs.