Events

E.g., 2016-10-01
E.g., 2016-10-01

The Hot Sardines

Saturday / October 1, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Fusing musical influences from New York, Paris, and New Orleans, The Hot Sardines transforms songs from another era into pop music for this century. Its sound is steeped in hot, foot-stomping jazz, salty stride piano, and the kind of music Louis Armstrong, Django Reinhardt, and Fats Waller used to make. Presented by World Music/CRASHarts. 
 

 

Admission: $30 / $37 / $42 / $48

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Will Kennedy: Armand Zildjian Artist-in-Residence Clinic

Monday / October 3, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The first event of the annual three-day Armand Zildjian Artist-in-Residence Program features this year's guest artist, Will Kennedy of the Yellowjackets, and Snarky Puppy.

Admission: Free

Colescott Rubin Family Band

Monday / October 3, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

The Colescott Rubin Family Band will perform an assortment of swing dance music arranged for five horns featuring some of Berklee's top jazz players as well as special guests. This is their debut performance.

Admission: Free

SungRae and Friends

Monday / October 3, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

SungRae and Friends present a concert of electronic pop, hip-hop, and rock written by percussion major and drummer SungRae Kim.

Admission: Free

Keeping It Real

Monday / October 3, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

An evening of contemporary classical music presenting original compositions by the performers, as well as works by Witold Lutoslawski and others.  

Admission: Free

Sungsoo Kim Jazz Quintet

Monday / October 3, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Pianist Sungsoo Kim performs original jazz compositions with his jazz quintet.

Admission: Free

Bury Me Standing

Monday / October 3, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Bury Me Standing songs are musically challenging, with complex metric structures based on time signature changes, mixed meters, and metric superimposition. 

Admission: $8 in advance / $12 day of show

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Dokun Oke: A Thousand Miles Away

Monday / October 3, 2016 / 10:00 p.m.

Berklee Dining Hall

In his senior recital, guitarist Dokun Oke presents the Plagal Cadence, a concert showcasing his original compositions and some indigenous music from Nigeria. 

Admission: Free

Will Kennedy: Armand Zildjian Artist-in-Residence Clinic II

Tuesday / October 4, 2016 / 11:00 a.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Will Kennedy presents the second drum clinic of The Armand Zildjian Artist-in-Residence Program.

Admission: Free

Miyako Tsubota

Tuesday / October 4, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Miyako Tsubota is a writer, dancer, and singer with a focus in musical theater. Her recital will feature a variety of productions along with a Japanese pop song, an original song, and an original story.

Admission: Free

The Berklee Recital Hall

The Andrew DeNicola Project

Tuesday / October 4, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

American saxophonist and composer Andrew DeNicola will put on an exciting mix of music featuring a few original tunes to popular arrangements done with seven horns and a rhythm section.

Admission: Free

10th Annual Business of Hip-Hop/Urban Music Symposium

Tuesday / October 4, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

The 10th Annual Business of Hip-Hop/Urban Music Symposium, presented by the Berklee Music Business/Management Department, features a celebration of one of the most influential genres of music in today's record industry. 

Admission: $8 Advance / $12 Day of Show

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Andy Forsberg: The First Three Years: How To Survive the Beginning

Tuesday / October 4, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

The Loft

The First Three Years is a look at the foundational time of your career you will enter upon graduating from Berklee.  

Admission: Free

The Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Penelope Santana's Group

Tuesday / October 4, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Guitarist and composer Penelope Santana brings a repertoire of arrangements in a octet format, showing her influences in Latin jazz.

Admission: Free

Radio Highlights: This Week on the BIRN

Tuesday / October 4, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Explore some of this week's broadcasts from the Berklee Internet Radio Network (BIRN), which regularly features in-studio performances and live concerts from the Berklee Performance Center, the Red Room at Cafe 939, and other Berklee venues.

Admission: FREE. Full schedule at thebirn.com.

Michael McDermott

Michael McDermott and Matthew Ryan

Tuesday / October 4, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Michael McDermott’s brand of rock 'n’ roll brims with the kind of well-honed style and wisdom that can only come from a career on the road and a pedigree in the studio. With a career that spans nearly two decades, Matthew Ryan has refined the poetry of his songwriting, creating his own aesthetic where beauty and darkness often trade punches from line to line. They will be co-headliners for this show.

Admission: $15 general admission (standing room only)

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Marcus Prince: 7th Degree

Tuesday / October 4, 2016 / 10:00 p.m.

Berklee Dining Hall

Marcus Prince and his band, 7th Degree, invite you to an evening filled with jazz, jazz fusion, funk, R&B, and gospel music.

Admission: Free

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Film Composer Lawrence Shragge: Business and Career Q&A

Wednesday / October 5, 2016 / 2:30 p.m.

FS Room 268

Film composer Lawrence Shragge will presenti a Q&A on business and careers.

Admission: Free

Will Kennedy: 2016 Armand Zildjian Artist-in-Residence Master Class

Wednesday / October 5, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Will Kennedy, the Armand Zildjian Artist in Residence, presents a master class.

Admission: Free

The Berklee Recital Hall

Kevon Scott: Dominant Funktion

Wednesday / October 5, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

The fusion and R&B group Dominant Funktion, led by tenor saxophonist Kevon Scott, will perform a combination of original music and a range of covers and arrangements in the styles of neo-soul, R&B, and funk/fusion.

Admission: Free

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