Events

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E.g., 2015-04-02

Drum Clinic: Mike Clark

Wednesday / May 6, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Come to this clinic by Mike Clark, who is renowned worldwide as one of America's foremost jazz and funk drummers and who has performed with jazz greats such as Herbie Hancock, Chet Baker, and Tony Bennett.

Admission: Free

Kayla Zuskin

Wednesday / May 6, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

In her final recital at Berklee, guitarist Kayla Zuskin presents an afternoon of jazz and rock covers.

Admission: Free
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Concert Series and Jam: Creativity and Expression in the Arts

Wednesday / May 6, 2015 / 6:30 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute concert will feature an original repertoire as well as arranged standards performed by the Red and Green Ensembles.

Admission: Free

Gwen Leathers: Groovalicious

Wednesday / May 6, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Groovalicious, directed by Gwen Leathers, showcases the talent and musicianship of the students in the voice department. The students performing are currently taking voice-department-offered courses: rhythm section grooves, rehearsal techniques, and advanced performance ensembles.

Admission: Free

Marlen Tjosvoll

Wednesday / May 6, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Vocalist Marlen Tjosvoll presents a recital of soulful melodies and lyrics in the styles of jazz and R&B.

Admission: Free

Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra Spring Concert

Wednesday / May 6, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

The Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra is an ensemble that is dedicated to playing student works by Berklee composers.

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

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Fabrizio Cavallaro's Senior Recital

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Drummer Fabrizio Cavallaro presents his senior recital with a program of covers and original compositions in the jazz and fusion styles.

Admission: Free

Shelby Lynne Clinic

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Singer-songwriter Shelby Lynne will give an informal talk about her career path, songwriting process, philosophy, and her record label, Everso Records. 

Admission: Free

The Eclectic Electrics

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Contemporary jazz for five guitars and rhythm section.

Admission: Free

Cheng Li: Me

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Singer Cheng Li and his band perform original songs and arrangements influenced by the musical traditions of Li's hometown.

Admission: Free

Guitar Artist Ensemble: Bebop Guitars

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

The Guitar Artist Ensemble: Bebop Guitars consists of five guitars and a rhythm section. The group plays arrangements and compositions written specifically for the band by the faculty member and ensemble leader John Baboian. The styles include mainstream and contemporary jazz, Latin, and blues forms. 

Admission: Free

Vocal Jazz Festival

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Vocal jazz ensembles will perform original arrangements as well as the music of groups such as the New York Voices, Manhattan Transfer, the Real Group, the Swingle Singers, Take Six, and more.

Admission: Free

Andrew Ripp

Thursday / May 7, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Andrew Ripp creates music that pushes the boundaries of genre stereotypes, blending the energetic beats of pop music into soul culture and adding the depth and groove of soul music to pop culture. 

Admission: $15.00

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Rachael Wolff

Friday / May 8, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Cafe 939

Guitarist and singer-songwriter Rachael Wolff will perform classic blues songs and some originals. 

Admission: Free

Andrew Kushnir's Senior Recital

Friday / May 8, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Canadian drummer Andrew Kushnir performs jazz standards and originals for his senior recital with his quartet.

Admission: Free

Sophia Pascual: Full of Surprises

Friday / May 8, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Vocalist Sophia Pascual will present a dynamic repertoire of covers and originals ranging from R&B to hip-hop.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Chase Potter's Senior Recital

Friday / May 8, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds.
Violinist Chase Potter performs his senior recital with original pieces and standards.

Admission: Free

Sam Kanoff's Jazz Composition Recital

Friday / May 8, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Guitarist and composer Sam Kanoff presents a showcase of original music.

Admission: Free

Analogue Heaven

Sunday / May 10, 2015 / 10:00 a.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Sponsored by the Electronic Production and Design Department, Analogue Heaven is a gathering for synthesizer enthusiasts to share their interests in analogue, modular, virtual analogue, and DIY synthesizers and controllers.

Admission: Free

John Cooper Clarke / Mike Garry

Thursday / May 14, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

John Cooper Clarke, whose career spans over five decades and makes its mark across poetry, music, TV, film, radio, literature, and fashion, performs. Mike Garry also performs.

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