Events

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Past Events

The Gathering with Terri Lyne Carrington and Joe Lovano (Virtual Event)

Monday / December 7, 2020 / 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
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Multiple Grammy Award–winning drummer, producer, and educator Terri Lyne Carrington and Grammy Award–winning saxophonist, composer, and arranger Joe Lovano team up for the final Gathering of 2020. 

Admission: Free

Patrice Rushen

The Gathering with Patrice Rushen (Virtual Event)

Monday / November 16, 2020 / 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
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A classically trained pianist, Patrice Rushen has spent a lifetime honing the skills that make her one of the music industry’s most versatile and sought-after artists. 

Admission: Free

Berklee Jazz and Gender Justice Group (Virtual Performance)

Wednesday / November 11, 2020 / 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
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The Berklee Jazz and Gender Justice Group, directed by Terri Lyne Carrington, performs originals "Black Swan Dance" and "20/20" by the group's pianist Camila Cortina Bello and saxophonist Veronica Leahy. This performance was part of the 2020 virtual Monterey Jazz Festival and features Leahy on saxophone, Bello on piano, Wenju Wu on bass, and Ivanna Cuesta Gonzalez on drums.

Admission: Free

The Gathering: Maimouna Youssef and Elena Pinderhughes (Virtual Event)

Monday / November 9, 2020 / 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
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Maimouna Youssef is a Grammy-nominated singer, MC, songwriter, activist, and hip-hop artist from Baltimore, Maryland. Elena Pinderhughes is an award-winning vocalist and flutist from the Bay Area, California. 

Admission: Free (RSVP Required)

The Gathering: Jazz and Gender (Virtual Event)

Monday / November 2, 2020 / 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
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Join the Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice for an evening of discussion centered around jazz and gender with special guests Tracy McMullen and Sarah Elizabeth Charles. 

Admission: Free (RSVP Required)

Adam Cruz

The Gathering with Adam Cruz (Virtual Event)

Monday / October 26, 2020 / 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
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Drummer, composer, and educator Adam Cruz was born in New York City  and has been a vital creative force on the international jazz scene for the last two decades.

Admission: Free

Dianne Reeves

The Gathering with Dianne Reeves (Virtual Event)

Monday / October 12, 2020 / 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
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Five-time Grammy winner Dianne Reeves is among the world's preeminent jazz vocalists. 

Admission: Free

Ingrid Laubrock

The Gathering with Ingrid Laubrock (Virtual Event)

Monday / October 5, 2020 / 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
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Originally from Germany, Ingrid Laubrock is an award-winning saxophonist and composer who has been based in Brooklyn since 2009. 

Admission: Free

The Gathering: Piano Summit (Virtual Event)

Monday / September 28, 2020 / 6:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
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Join the Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice for a piano summit that transcends genre.

Admission: Free

The Gathering: Drum Summit

Monday / September 21, 2020 / 6:30 p.m.

We are so excited to welcome our first guests of fall 2020 with a virtual drum summit.

Admission: Free

Gender Justice: Empowerment, Enlightenment, and Education

Friday / June 5, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
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Leading instrumentalists and educators discuss gender bias, breaking barriers, and building a new paradigm in the music industry, and how they have adapted, conquered, and innovated despite the obstacles of the past and present.

Admission: Free

The Gathering with Tineke Postma

Monday / March 30, 2020 / 6:00 p.m.
169 Massachusetts Avenue, Room 311, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Tineke Postma is an internationally acknowledged jazz saxophonist and composer from the Netherlands.

Admission: Free

The Gathering with Camille Thurman

Monday / March 9, 2020 / 6:00 p.m.
169 Massachusetts Avenue, Room 311, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

As a composer, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and unique interpreter of the jazz tradition, Camille Thurman is an award-winning artist who is taking the jazz world by storm.

Admission: Free

The Gathering with Helen Sung

Monday / February 10, 2020 / 6:00 p.m.
169 Massachusetts Avenue, Room 311, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Helen Sung is an award-winning pianist, composer, and educator from Houston, Texas.

Admission: Free

The Gathering with Charenée Wade

Monday / January 27, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
169 Massachusetts Avenue, Room 311, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115

A singer, composer, arranger, and educator, Wade is a professor at the Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College and was just recently appointed to Peabody Institute. 

Admission: Free

Next Generation Women in Jazz Combo

Saturday / January 18, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

The Monterey Jazz Festival’s Next Generation Women in Jazz Combo is a group of talented young women from across the United States, directed by award-winning bassist Katie Thiroux B.M. ’09.

Admission: Free

The Gathering with Nona Hendryx

Monday / December 9, 2019 / 6:00 p.m.
169 Massachusetts Avenue Room 311, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Nona Hendryx is a vocalist, record producer, musician, author, and actress from New Jersey.

Admission: Free

The Gathering with Michele Rosewoman

Monday / November 18, 2019 / 6:00 p.m.
169 Massachusetts Avenue, Room 311, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Michele Rosewoman is an award-winning jazz pianist, composer, and educator based in New York.

Admission: Free

The Gathering with Dee Dee Bridgewater

Monday / October 28, 2019 / 6:00 p.m.
169 Massachusetts Avenue, Room 311, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Global icon Dee Dee Bridgewater is a multiple Grammy winner, Tony winner, music producer, United Nations goodwill ambassador, and jazz vocal legend.

Admission: Free

The Gathering with Georgia Anne Muldrow

Monday / October 21, 2019 / 6:00 p.m.
169 Massachusetts Avenue, Room 311, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

"Potent, assured enough for political protests, and filled with enough bright energy to soundtrack double-dutch competitions, the music of Georgia Anne Muldrow erases the boundaries between progressive soul, organic hip-hop, and avant-garde jazz."

Admission: Free

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