Events

E.g., 2016-07-26
E.g., 2016-07-26

Don Lappin's Two-Hand Technique

Tuesday / August 2, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Don Lappin will present a clinic on his two-hand technique for rock guitar improvisation.

Admission: Free

The Berklee Recital Hall

Lydia Tan: Chamber Jazz Project

Tuesday / August 2, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Lydia Tan presents her jazz compositions and arrangements through instruments seldom heard or seen outside their typical contexts. 

Admission:

The Don Lappin Group

Tuesday / August 2, 2016 / 7:30 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Don Lappin will perform a set of original instrumental compositions from his latest album, Tapped In, as well as some brand-new compositions. 

Admission: Free

Yogev Gabay

Tuesday / August 2, 2016 / 10:00 p.m.

Berklee Dining Hall

Drum principal Yogev Gabay presents an evening of contemporary rock filled with odd rhythms and Middle Eastern flavors. 

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Wednesday / August 3, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

Samuel Batista

Wednesday / August 3, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.

Harvard Longwood Campus

The first musician in his family, Samuel Batista, an alto saxophone player born in Panama City, Panama, currently works as a bandleader of the Third Land Quintet.

Admission: Free

Kyle Thornton & the Company

Wednesday / August 3, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.

Boston Public Library

Kyle Thornton & the Company is a seven-piece soul-hop group whose sound samples influences from several genres while remaining grounded in the passionate, honest style that is the blues.

Admission: Free

GaYoung Bae: Friendship

Wednesday / August 3, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Pianist and composer GaYoung Bae, a native of South Korea, began playing the jazz piano at the age of 19. 

Admission: Free

Zealyn / Sara Kendall / Sleeping Lion

Wednesday / August 3, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Filled with vocal hooks, programmed drum loops, piano chords, and layers of lush electronics, Zealyn's music occupies the middle ground between the digital and the organic. Sara Kendall and Sleeping Lion will open the show.

Admission: $12 in advance / $15 day of show (standing room only)

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Berklee Performance Center

Five-Week Performing Songwriter Concert

Wednesday / August 3, 2016 / 8:00 p.m.

Berklee Performance Center

Student's from Berklee's Five-Week Summer Performance Program will take the stage under the direction of Melissa Ferrick, associate professor of songwriting.

Admission: Free

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Zahili Gonzalez Zamora’s music is a fusion of different genres founded in the deep traditions of Cuban music, bebop, funk, and soul with a nod to the modern.

Admission: Free

Sudacas

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Kendall Square

Sudacas, a group founded by Marianella Rojas (voice and percussion) and Esther Rojas (bass), performs as a quintet.

Admission: Free

Brandon Diaz

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

Summer Street

Brandon Diaz is a solo artist fulfilling his goal of creating an R&B/soul fusion band with equally talented fellow Berklee students.

Admission: Free

Spending Plans: A Better Way to Budget

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 12:00 p.m.

The Loft

Learn how to live within your means while spending on what matters most to you.

Admission: Free

Lead Sheet Prep for Songwriters

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Various songwriter lead sheets and part styles will be shown, described, and discussed. 

Admission: Free

Josu Ortiz

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Kendall Plaza

Pianist Josu Ortiz will lead a Latin jazz performance featuring music from his home country of Venezuela.

Admission: Free

MIXCLA

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 5:00 p.m.

Brewer Plaza

Led by composer, pianist, and singer Zahili Gonzalez Zamora with Gerson Esteban Lazo Quiroga on bass and backing vocals and Takafumi Nikaido on percussion, MIXCLA performs, giving the audience a one-of-a-kind musical experience.

Admission: Free

Samuel Batista

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Boston Public Market

Samuel Batista is an alto saxophone player born in Panama City, Panama, and the first musician in his family.

Admission: Free

The Wolff Sisters

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 5:30 p.m.

Club Passim

Hailing from the cobblestone streets of Boston, The Wolff Sisters blend rock, blues, and roots music into their own unique sound. Their gritty songs draw from adventures all over New England that shaped their lives. The three sisters, Rebecca, Rachael, and Kat, create haunting harmonies that only siblings can manage to do. 

Admission: Free

Mafalda Sajonia

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.

Assembly Row

Singer-songwriter Mafalda performs.

Admission: Free

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