Events

E.g., 2015-08-05
E.g., 2015-08-05

Songwriting Faculty Concert

Monday / February 1, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Presented by Bonnie Hayes, chair of the Songwriting Department, this concert will feature performances from the Berklee Songwriting faculty.

Admission: Free

John Clayton

Tuesday / February 2, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

John Clayton presents a clinic.

Admission: Free

African Studies Lecture

Tuesday / February 2, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

A leading scholar in the field of Africana studies and the music of the African diaspora will provide an hour-long lecture including a Q&A.

Admission: Free

Michael Farquharson / Matthew Nicholl

Wednesday / February 3, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

This concert features original music written by bassist Michael Farquharson, a professor in the Contemporary Writing and Production Department, and pianist Matthew Nicholl, chair of the Contemporary Writing and Production Department.

Admission: Free

Apostolos Paraskevas: Night of the Living Strings

Thursday / February 4, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

This evening of original music by Apostolos Paraskevas will feature classical guitar accompanied by award-winning guest artists in dance, acting, and musical performances.

Admission: Free

Stambandet: Scandinavian Vocal Design

Monday / February 8, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Known for its accomplishments as a world music vocal group and as an a cappella ensemble, Stambandet presents songs rarely heard outside of Iceland, Norway, Finland, Denmark, and Sweden.

Admission: Free

Stambandet: Scandinavian Vocal Design

Monday / February 8, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Stambandet performs its Scandinavian music, ranging from an 800-year-old Icelandic Viking ode to a jazzified rendering of a Swedish folk tune transcribed from piano to voices.

Admission: Free

Harmony Department Faculty Concert

Tuesday / February 9, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The faculty of the Harmony Department will present an eclectic concert of new works and arrangements.

Admission: Free

Harmony Too

Tuesday / February 16, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

This concert is a faculty performance of the best student final projects from the Tonal Harmony and Composition II course.

Admission: Free

Zafris Distinguished Lecture for Music Business/Management

Friday / February 19, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

This annual lecture by music industry executives will be hosted by Don Gorder, chair of the Music Business/Management Department.

Admission: Free

Felice Pomeranz: Harp Extravaganza

Monday / February 22, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Felice Pomeranz, a harpist and professor in Berklee's String Department, presents a recital performed by Berklee harpists.

Admission: Free

Jerry Gates: Composers and Friends

Monday / February 22, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

This annual faculty concert is led by Jerry Gates, a professor in Berklee's Contemporary Writing and Production Department. 

Admission: Free

Bob Winter: With Strings Attached

Wednesday / February 24, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Bob Winter, a professor in the Piano Department, presents a recital of original arrangements written for a classic piano quartet: piano, violin, viola, and cello. 

Admission: Free

The Write of Spring

Wednesday / February 24, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The Jazz Composition Department presents the Write of Spring concert, now in its 24th year, featuring compositions by faculty members Jeff Claassen, Winnie Dahlgren, Ayn Inserto, Darrell Katz, Dick Lowell, Jackson Schultz, and Bill Scism. 

Admission: Free

Bass Department Student Concert

Thursday / February 25, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Sandro Scoccia, assistant chair of the Bass Department, presents a selected group of some of the finest bass students at Berklee performing their music.

Admission: Free

Marti Epstein: Best Inventions Plus

Monday / March 7, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Best Inventions Plus is a recital of the best student projects from Berklee's three core counterpoint courses. The pieces will be selected and performed on piano by Marti Epstein, a professor in the Composition Department.

Admission: Free

Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble

Monday / March 7, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The Pierrot Lunaire Ensemble presents contemporary chamber music performed by Berklee faculty members.

Admission: Free

Matthew Nicholl: The MMI Spring Concert

Tuesday / March 8, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Matthew Nicholl, pianist and musical director of the Mediterranean Music Institute (MMI), presents a concert of original compositions and arrangements in various musical styles, focusing on music from the Mediterranean region. 

Admission: Free

Neil Leonard: Transonic

Wednesday / March 9, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Neil Leonard, a professor in the Electronic Production and Design Department and artistic director of the Berklee Interdisciplinary Arts Institute (BIAI), presents a concert of interactive music and video by BIAI students.

Admission: Free

Guitar Night: R&B/Funk Showcase

Thursday / March 10, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Thaddeus Hogarth, associate professor in the Guitar Department, presents six stellar guitarists leading their bands in a program of original and cover material in the eighth annual Guitar Night: R&B/Funk Showcase.

Admission: Free

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