Hip-Hop NightRed Room at Cafe 939
The Berklee Songwriting Department presents an evening of hip-hop, showcasing the varied styles of this genre through performances from current Berklee students.
Zakir Hussain Meets BerkleeKlarman Hall
Berklee College of Music honors the life and music of Ustad Zakir Hussain, the prolific Grammy-winning tabla virtuoso. This concert is produced by Berklee India Exchange.
Alex Formento’s Senior RecitalOliver Colvin Recital Hall
Bluegrass guitarist Alex Formento performs a set of originals and traditional fiddle tunes, with special guests.
The Music of Fred Lipsius: A Celebration of 35 Years at BerkleeBerk Recital Hall
A multiple Grammy Award winner who has amassed nine gold records, woodwind associate professor Fred Lipsius is retiring from Berklee College of Music after 35 years. He will present some of his best-known compositions.
A Night with AnniaBerklee Dining Hall
Accompanied by a small orchestra, singer-songwriter Anja Veterova presents A Night with Annia, a concert featuring original songs and pop covers arranged by the artist and friends.
Dreion: Made for ThisBerklee Performance Center
Dreion, an R&B, soul, and gospel performing artist who is a fourth-year songwriting major at Berklee College of Music, presents an explosive celebration of black music, art, and culture.
Boming LeiBerklee Dining Hall
Chinese singer-songwriter and producer Boming Lei performs a set of eight original songs from a variety of genres, including ballad, Chinese pop, R&B, and reggae.
Kris Sebastian Ramakrishna: To Berklee and BackRed Room at Cafe 939
Jazz composition major Kris Sebastian Ramakrishna presents a recital featuring compositions that reflect his unique Swiss-Indian background and the diversity of his upbringing and education.
An Evening with Ingrid AndressRed Room at Cafe 939
Colorado native Ingrid Andress first honed her skills writing with heavy hitters in the music community such as Sam Hunt and Alicia Keys. She has received critical acclaim from People, Rolling Stone, Billboard, and Vulture.
The Firas Zreik Hybrid Big Band: This Time for RealBerklee Dining Hall
Firas Zreik, a Palestinian kanun player, composer, and arranger, presents his final senior recital at Berklee College of Music, featuring the Hybrid Big Band, a project that combines woodwinds, strings, vocals, and Middle Eastern instruments.
For her jazz composition portfolio, Marcela Bastida Quinonez, a pianist and composer from Mexico, presents original compositions and arrangements in a big-band setting.
The Berklee Original Bands Showcase features five Berklee College of Music bands playing 30-minute sets of original music of any genre.
Samuel Smith, a Berklee College of Music senior majoring in bass performance and music business/management, performs jazz originals and arrangements, featuring a variety of stylistic influences from his time at the college.
Jazz Batá, a new project of pianist, composer, and arranger Chucho Valdés, features Yelsy Heredia on acoustic bass and Dreiser Durruthy Bombalé on percussion and voice.
Don’t miss one of the greatest films of the silent era, reborn in the newest digital restoration, with a powerhouse score performed live by the Berklee Silent Film Orchestra.
Keb’ Mo’ embarks on Jingle Bell Jamboree, a holiday tour that features the four-time Grammy Award–winning contemporary blues and Americana artist performing songs from the album Moonlight, Mistletoe, and You.
Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Madison McFerrin has been described by the New York Times as “showing wonderful vocal dexterity, deftly swerving from sharp, clearly enunciated staccato bursts to fluttery, free-form melismata.”
Upright bassist Tiana Dick celebrates her final performance at Berklee College of Music by playing a mixture of songs related to her growth as a musician and music therapist.
Composer David Lang presents his recent work in a public forum.
Chicago alumni, come celebrate the holiday season with the Berklee community at Public House. We will have appetizers and drinks, plus lots of conversation, music, and cheer.
Los Angeles alumni, come celebrate the holiday season with the Berklee community at The Federal. We will have appetizers and drinks, plus lots of conversation, music, and cheer.
Atlanta alumni, come celebrate the holiday season with the Berklee community at Max Lager's. We will have appetizers and drinks, plus lots of conversation, music, and cheer.
Aruban guitarist Chris Kross presents an evening of dynamic compositions with criollo vibrations.
Orlando Vick, a gospel recording artist, producer, and motivational speaker, partners with first-year master’s student Sienna Marie Tabron for an evening of musical therapy.
For her senior recital, voice principal Cassidy Welsh will perform songs about love and heartbreak.
Changsoo Jeong presents his musical ideas through standard songs arranged in various styles, including jazz and funk.
David Lang will participate in a public interview regarding his composition process as part of his residency at Berklee.
Nashville alumni, come celebrate the holiday season with the Berklee community at East Nashville Beer Works. We will have appetizers and drinks, plus lots of conversation, music, and cheer.
Yohei Kambe and his jam band play funk and jazz music.
Yao Lu is a pop-rock singer-songwriter with a powerful voice and great showmanship. For her senior recital, Lu will perform original songs and well-chosen covers.