Events

E.g., 2016-09-24
E.g., 2016-09-24

Pitch Slapped

Saturday / September 24, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Capital One 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

Edmar Colón Quartet

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

Beantown Stage

Edmar Noé Colon Gierbolini, a Berklee Presidential Scholar, is an upcoming bright voice of his generation.

Admission: Free

Behind These Eyes Plays the Music of Hal Crook

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

Berklee 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

A Tribute to Al Jarreau

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

Capital One Stage

Berklee faculty member Jeff Ramsay and an all-star Berklee student group will pay tribute to Al Jarreau, performing his songbook.
We regret that Al Jarreau will not be performing at the festival this year. He is recovering from a hernia in his abdomen and has not yet been cleared for travel. He sends his regrets, and wishes he could have been here to perform and to work with the faculty and students in the band he was to perform with at the festival.  

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 Oliver Colvin Recital Hall.

Daniel Getty: Cop Jokes

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

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Cop Jokes is the solo experimental music project of Dan Getty (Dinner Theatre, Nosy Mangabe, and Good Game). This performance will also feature Paul Meland on saxophone. 

Admission: Free

The Berklee Recital Hall

Darion Roberts: Garnet

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

Berk Recital Hall

Garnet, led by Darion Roberts, performs a variety of rock and progressive rock music, including a preview of their upcoming album, Internal Division.

Admission: Free

Gerson Lazo-Quiroga: Homenaje a la Tradición

Monday / September 26, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Gerson Lazo-Quiroga presents contemporary and modern arrangements of traditional music from Cuba, showcasing jazz music composed by famous artists such as Benny Moré, Emiliano Salvador, Alain Perez, as well as Victor Young, Miles Davis, and Dexter Gordon.

Admission: Free

Composition Department Faculty Concert

Monday / September 26, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

An evening of original works by Composition Department faculty composers.

Admission: Free

Tributes Featuring the Manuel Kaufmann Jazz Orchestra

Monday / September 26, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

The Manuel Kaufmann Jazz Orchestra, featuring Greg Hopkins, Rick DiMuzio, Shannon LeClaire, Doug Johnson, and many others, will perform Kaufmann's original compositions and some of his arrangements of the Great American Songbook

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

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Anibal Cruz

Tuesday / September 27, 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

Writing for the Harp

Tuesday / September 27, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Please join us for the annual writing for the harp clinic.

Admission: Free

Berklee Global Jazz Institute Concert Series and Jam Sessions

Tuesday / September 27, 2016 / 6:30 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) concert features the BGJI Silver, Purple, and Red Ensembles.

Admission: Free

The Red Room

BOOM

Tuesday / September 27, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

The Songwriting Department, in conjunction with the Red Room at Cafe 939, is proud to present our monthly open-mic event for Berklee songwriters, held on the last Monday of every month.

Admission: Free

The Berklee Recital Hall

Hudson Stanton

Tuesday / September 27, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Guitarist Hudson Stanton presents an evening of pop-rock and blues, featuring original compositions and covers.

Admission: Free

Radio Highlights: This Week on the BIRN

Tuesday / September 27, 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.

Anibal Cruz

Wednesday / September 28, 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

Forum Featuring Jazz 100

Wednesday / September 28, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) forum features the Jazz 100 along with John Patitucci and Joe Lovano.

Admission: Free

Charles-Henry Volk: New Focus

Wednesday / September 28, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Drummer Charles-Henry Volk and his band, New Focus, present a set of modern hard-rock and progressive-metal songs. 

Admission: Free

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