Events

E.g., 2015-04-01
E.g., 2015-04-01

Entre 20 Aguas: A Tribute to Paco de Lucía

Wednesday / April 8, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

This show, a tribute to the great flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia, will feature Antonio Serrano, the harmonica player who played with Lucía for over 10 years. In addition to the music of Lucía, this diverse show will feature a variety of music from around the Mediterranean, arranged  and performed by students under the direction of Mediterranean Music Institute (MMI) artistic director Javier Limon and MMI executive director Matthew Nicholl.

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

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Peng Hao Wei: Taiwan Song

Thursday / April 9, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Drummer Peng Hao Wei presents a concert of Taiwanese music fused with Afro-Cuban influences.

Admission: Free

Gabriela and Friends Premiere Student Compositions

Thursday / April 9, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Flutist Gabriela Gómez Estévez presents a recital featuring original student compositions written for flute in a variety of ensembles and styles.

Admission: Free

Spencer Ritchie Quartet

Thursday / April 9, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Canadian-born jazz drummer and composer Spencer Ritchie and his quartet will perform original compositions ranging in style from traditional to modal jazz to fusion.

Admission: Free

Mateo Lucero: Tango Session

Thursday / April 9, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Argentine pianist and composer Mateo Lucero presents a set of tango standards and originals. 

Admission: Free

CANCELED: The BOMB: Berklee Original Music Band Showcase

Thursday / April 9, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds.
In conjunction with the Red Room, the Songwriting Department is proud to present an open mic event for Berklee bands. All current Berklee students are welcome to play.

Admission: Free

The Rhythm Future Quartet / The Wiles

Thursday / April 9, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

The Rhythm Future Quartet performs their jazz and Gypsy jazz music, and the Wiles play old folk songs and new Americana.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 day of show

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Perfect Pitch Concert

Thursday / April 9, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Perfect Pitch is the songwriting club's annual contest featuring Berklee's top vocalists singing songs by Berklee songwriters.

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

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Silje Arnesen

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Singer Silje Arnesen performs her senior recital with a set of originals and covers.

Admission: Free

Uruguay: Sounds from the South

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

This clinic about the different grooves and musical styles from Uruguay will end with a live performance featuring the music of prominent composers from Uruguay.

Admission: Free

James Labrosse

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Composer/arranger/guitarist James Labrosse presents some of his latest compositions and arrangements, which combine various influences from across the globe.

Admission: Free

Morgan Joyce Williams: Midnight Lantern

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 5:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Singer Morgan Joyce Williams and her band, Midnight Lantern, perform eclectic indie rock.

Admission: Free

Joan Armatrading

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

With 20 stunning albums, three Grammy nominations, and scores of awards, Joan Armatrading’s subtle and sublime music has touched millions of people all over the world. 

Admission: SOLD OUT

David Walker and Archon

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Bassist David Walker and his hard rock/heavy metal band, Archon, will perform their first on-campus show. 

Admission: Free

Portland Cello Project

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Adept at mixing genres and blurring musical lines and perceptions, the Portland Cello Project performs.

Admission: $14 in advance / $16 day of show

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West Point Band's Jazz Knights

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Bringing over three decades of musical excellence to their audiences, the West Point Band's Jazz Knights present the best in big band favorites, popular music, and original composition and arrangements for jazz ensemble. 

Admission: Free

Alessio Pignorio's Band

Friday / April 10, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Guitarist Alessio Pignorio and his group perform electronic compositions arranged for a quintet.

Admission: Free

Cassandra Wilson

Saturday / April 11, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

American jazz musician/songwriter/producer Cassandra Wilson celebrates Billie Holiday’s 100th birthday, applying her smoky-smooth delivery to the late master’s jazz hits. 

Admission: $30 / $37 / $42

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Rodrigo Amarante / Big Search

Saturday / April 11, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

One of the masterminds behind Brazilian band Los Hermanos and founding member of the samba supergroup Orquestra Imperial, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Rodrigo Amarante will perform. Big Search will open the show. 

Admission: $15 general admission

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Dweezilla on the Road

Sunday / April 12, 2015 / 2:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

For the price of a fuzz pedal, attend this guitar master class and learn techniques from Dweezil Zappa, the son of Frank Zappa.

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