Events

E.g., 2015-07-30
E.g., 2015-07-30

Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya

Sunday / October 18, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Recognized as South Africa’s foremost jazz pianist, Abdullah Ibrahim has a unique and dynamic compositional approach that successfully fuses universal and often seemingly disparate styles.

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

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Josh Shpak Band with Special Guests

Monday / October 19, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

In his senior recital, Josh Shpak and his band will showcase his original music that brings together a wide range of influences including jazz, rock, electronica, soul, film music, and world music.

Admission: Free

Roots Road Showcase

Monday / October 19, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

The Roots Road series showcases a variety of students and faculty from the American Roots Music Program.

Admission: Free

The Esterhazy Quartet: Reading Session of Student Works

Tuesday / October 20, 2015 / 6:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

The Esterhazy Quartet will present a reading and recording session of music written by Berklee student composers.

Admission: Free

Marcelo Maccagnan Quintet

Wednesday / October 21, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Accompanied by some great Berklee musicians, Brazilian bass player Marcelo Maccagnan gives a performance of his own compositions, also playing old-time standards and a modern jazz repertoire.

Admission: Free

Evening with Entrepreneurs

Wednesday / October 21, 2015 / 6:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

A panel of successful entrepreneurs discusses all elements of starting and building a business.

Admission: Free

The Esterhazy Quartet

Thursday / October 22, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The Esterhazy Quartet performs a concert of music for string quartet, presented by Andrew List, a professor in the Composition Department.

Admission: Free

Daby Touré

Thursday / October 22, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Daby Touré, son of the African desert and child of a Parisian musical upbringing, has created new boundaries and categories that go beyond territory, ethnicity, or birthright.

Admission: $20 in advance / $22 day of show, general admission

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Music and Vision Symposium

Friday / October 23, 2015 / 9:00 a.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

This symposium is for the blind and visually impaired. It will be followed by a reception for the 20th anniversary of Berklee's Music Therapy Department.

Admission: Free

Mikhail Danilov: The Sound of Green

Friday / October 23, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Electric bass principal Mikhail Danilov presents an afternoon of experimental music along with a mix of jazz, ethnic, and electronic sounds.

Admission: Free

Jaasiel Sanca: Poema João D'Maninha

Friday / October 23, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

 Jaasiel Sanca is a singer-songwriter born in Cape Verde who specializes in singing Cape Verdean folk music. 

Admission: $20 / $40 / $60

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Tyrone Wells

Friday / October 23, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Tyrone Wells is a singer-songwriter from Spokane, Washington. 

Admission: $20 in advance / $23 day of show, general admission

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The Bad Plus Joshua Redman

Sunday / October 25, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

As though it was always destined to be, powerhouse trio the Bad Plus finds its fated fourth member in longtime friend and collaborator, saxophonist Joshua Redman. 

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

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Max Schneider

Sunday / October 25, 2015 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Broadway star and YouTube sensation Max Schneider will perform.

Admission: $18 in advance / $20 day of the show, general admission

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Wayne Ward: Fall Winds with Piano

Monday / October 26, 2015 / 2:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Wayne Ward, a professor in Berklee's Music Education Department, presents a concert featuring a sextet for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon, and piano by Francis Poulenc.

Admission: Free

Yoel Genin: Gefilte Kebab

Monday / October 26, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

In his first performance, guitar principal Yoel Genin presents a night of original compositions and arrangements in the styles of progressive metal, jazz fusion, and Israeli and Middle Eastern music.

Admission: Free

Jeri Sykes: Keeping It Real

Monday / October 26, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Clarinetist Jeri Sykes and pianist David McGrogy celebrate the rich history of the clarinet through original music inspired by folk traditions around the world. 

Admission: Free

Maggie Scott: Jazz Vocal Series

Monday / October 26, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Maggie Scott, pianist and professor in Berklee's Voice Department, presents an evening of vocal jazz performed by students. 

Admission: Free

Sarathi Garimella's Recital

Tuesday / October 27, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Voice principal Sarathi Garimella puts together a performance of originals and covers that encompasses the music of Sara Bareilles, Emily King, and other singer-songwriters.

Admission: Free

17th Annual Berklee Octoboefest

Tuesday / October 27, 2015 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

The Octoboefest celebrates the double reeds by showcasing the unique sound of the oboe and bassoon in diverse styes and ensembles. 

Admission: Free

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