Events

E.g., 2016-08-26
E.g., 2016-08-26
Tor Miller

Tor Miller / Sean McVerry

Thursday / September 22, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Singer-songwriter Tor Miller will perform.

Admission: $15 general admission (standing room only)

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Olivia Pérez Collellmir

Friday / September 23, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Olivia Pérez Collellmir, a solo pianist, bandleader, and composer from Barcelona, Spain, performs. 

Admission: Free

Shirhan Agabeyli

Friday / September 23, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

The Lawn on D

Bassist Shirhan Agabeyli, who combines influences that represent his ethnic Azerbaijani background with intricate rhythmical structures of jazz harmony and mugam, performs.

Admission: Free

Not Your BASSic Concert

Friday / September 23, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Come hear Susan Hagen play the double bass on a variety of fun and beautiful tunes.

Admission: Free

John Scofield, Country for Old Men

Friday / September 23, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

John Scofield brings his lifelong love of American country music out of his toolbox to share with his jazz audiences in his Country for Old Men project, performing with several of his closest musical associates from the jazz community: Steve Swallow, Bill Stewart, and Larry Goldings.

Admission: $30 / $34 / $39

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Mark Shilansky and Fugue Mill

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Berklee Stage

Mark Shilansky and his group, Fugue Mill, weave jazz through the fabric of bluegrass and Celtic music, creating a complex yet attractive blend of musical styles and traditions.

Admission: Free

The Laszlo Gardony Sextet

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 12:45 p.m.

Beantown Stage

With an all-star lineup including pianist Laszlo Gardony; saxophonist, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist Stan Strickland; saxophonists Bill Pierce and Lance Bryant; bassist John Lockwood; and drummer Yoron Israel, the Laszlo Gardony Sextet features extraordinarily rich musicianship, strong grooves, and a thrilling live performance.

Admission: Free

Marcus Santos's Brazilian Drum Group

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Beantown Jazz Festival

Marcus Santos’s Brazilian Drum Group melds Afro, funk, hip-hop, samba, and taiko drumming into one electric and very interactive performance.  

Admission: Free

Mili Bermejo Sextet

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Berklee Stage

For the past three decades, Mili Bermejo has merged the language of jazz with the emotionally resonant poetry and musical traditions of her Latin American heritage to create a unique body of work as one of Boston’s premier vocalists, bandleaders, and recording artists. 

Admission: Free

Billy Hart Trio

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 1:45 p.m.

Beantown Stage

Billy Hart, one of the most beloved drummers in jazz history, leads his regular rhythm section in a set of material he has recorded as a leader for ECM records.

Admission: Free

Dan Moretti and the Hammond Boys

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 2:00 p.m.

Berklee Stage

Since the late '70s, Dan Moretti has performed or recorded across the spectrum of music, including with artists such as Aretha Franklin, the Temptations, Mike Stern, Dave Samuels, and the Crusaders, among others.

Admission: Free

The Mark Zaleski Band

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 2:45 p.m.

Beantown Stage

Fronted by two fiery saxophones, the Mark Zaleski Band blurs the line between jazz and modern rock with infectious groove, dynamic compositions, high energy, and powerful melodies. 

Admission: Free

Lenny Stallworth and Black Steel

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 3:00 p.m.

Berklee Stage

Lenny Stallworth and Black Steel present cutting-edge funk mixed with jazz and R&B.

Admission: Free

The Ricardo Monzón Orchestra

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 3:50 p.m.

Beantown Stage

The Ricardo Monzón Orchestra performs, featuring authentic Latin American styles such as salsa, merengue, cumbia, and bachata. 

Admission: Free

Pitch Slapped

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 4:10 p.m.

Berklee Stage

Pitch Slapped is one of the world's premier co-ed a cappella groups. Representing Berklee, the group's repertoire spans a range of genres from pop and R&B to rock.

Admission: Free

Al Jarreau

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Berklee Stage

Al Jarreau’s unique vocal style is one of the world’s most precious treasures. 

Admission: Free

Behind These Eyes

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Beantown Stage

Behind These Eyes (B.T.E.) is a contemporary pop jazz music ensemble featuring the original songs, lyrics, and arrangements of Hal Crook, sung by acclaimed vocalist Debo Ray and performed by some of the finest musical talent in the world.

Admission: Free

48-Hour Musical Theater Project: Final Presentations

Sunday / September 25, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

This weekend-long Musical Theater writing project culminates in a final presentation and performance of the students' projects.

Admission: Free

Anibal Cruz

Monday / September 26, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Pianist Anibal Cruz, a Berklee student and a freelance musician, performs. Rooted in classical music and Afro-Cuban jazz, his playing style is influenced by his Cuban piano heritage and the sounds of Chucho Valdez, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, and Tony Perez as well as jazz icons like Bill Evans and Herbie Hancock.

Admission: Free

The Berklee Recital Hall

Darion Roberts

Monday / September 26, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist Darion Roberts presents a concert involving a variety of music centered around progressive rock.

Admission: Free

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