Upcoming Events at the Red Room

Culminating Experience Presentations: Master of Music in Contemporary Performance (Global Jazz Concentration)

Monday / June 26, 2017 / 10:00 a.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Join the graduating Master of Music in Contemporary Performance (Global Jazz Concentration) master’s degree students as they present their culminating experiences or theses.

Admission: Free

Culminating Experience Presentations: Master of Music in Contemporary Performance (Global Jazz Concentration)

Tuesday / June 27, 2017 / 10:00 a.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Join the graduating Master of Music in Contemporary Performance (Global Jazz Concentration) master’s degree students as they present their culminating experiences or theses.

Admission: Free

Culminating Experience Presentations: Master of Music in Contemporary Performance (Global Jazz Concentration)

Wednesday / June 28, 2017 / 10:00 a.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Join the graduating Master of Music in Contemporary Performance (Global Jazz Concentration) master’s degree students as they present their culminating experiences or theses.

Admission: Free

MAGIC GIANT

MAGIC GIANT / The Ludlow Thieves

Wednesday / June 28, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Inside a redwood tree off the coast of California, within a tunnel by Snoqualmie Pass, on an airstrip in Marble, Colorado, in a wild daisy field near Crested Butte—these are just a few of the places Los Angeles trio MAGIC GIANT recorded their debut album, In the Wind

Admission: $12 general admission (standing room only)

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Erin Barra: Technology and Production Seminar: Writing and Performing in Ableton Live

Thursday / June 29, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Join performer and music technologist Erin Barra as she explores programming and production techniques using Ableton Push and Live 9, creating a song live on stage while replicating her workflow in the studio. 

Admission: Free

Master Class: Bonnie Hayes and Pat Pattison

Thursday / June 29, 2017 / 2:30 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Get feedback on your original song from the man who wrote the book on songwriting, Pat Pattison, and Bonnie Hayes, Grammy-winning chair of the Berklee Songwriting Department. 

Admission: Free

Songwriting Summer Workshop Open Mic

Thursday / June 29, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

This event is hosted by our alumni mentor faculty and is a chance for you to perform for this year’s group of Songwriting Workshop participants, meet possible collaborators, or simply check out the original songs and voices. Signups will begin at 6:00 p.m. and you must be there in person to sign up.

Admission: Free

Vesperteen

Vesperteen / DBMK / Sleeping Lion

Friday / July 7, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Vesperteen’s pop-rock sound, reminiscent of bands like the 1975 and Bleachers, has connected with a large audience. In just over a year, Rigsby has accrued more than 10,000 followers across social media platforms and generated 150,000 plays on Spotify as an independent artist.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 general admission (standing room only)

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Harry Jay & the Bling

Harry Jay & the Bling / Miette Hope / E-Block

Wednesday / July 12, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Harry Jay & the Bling is a contemporary R&B/funk group. Miette Hope is a 20-year-old singer-songwriter and independent artist hailing from Colorado Springs, Colorado. The E-Block is a funk/rock/R&B group from Albany, New York.

Admission: Free

Gaelynn Lea

Gaelynn Lea / Ben de la Cour

Thursday / July 13, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Gaelynn Lea is a violinist with more than 20 years of experience. She began learning traditional Celtic and American fiddle tunes at the age of 18. Nashville-based Ben de la Cour has a uniquely modern, haunting, and darkly humorous sound that is all his own.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 general admission (standing room only)

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Julie Byrne with Johanna Warren

Saturday / July 15, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Sometimes it can take years to find your calling. Not for Julie Byrne, whose power of lyrical expression seems inborn.

Admission: $12 / Standing Room Only

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Mitch Seidman: Practice Tips for Musicianship Class

Tuesday / July 18, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Berklee faculty member and guitarist Mitch Seidman will demonstrate helpful practice and application techniques for musicianship class.  

Admission: Free

Ben Higginbotham

Ben Higginbotham / Brenna Carroll

Wednesday / July 19, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Ben Higginbotham is a recording artist, songwriter, producer, and multi-instrumentalist from Dallas, Texas. Brenna Carroll is a passionate singer-songwriter from the Washington, D.C. area.

Admission: Free

Original Music Projects: Making Your Dreams Reality

Thursday / July 20, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Daryl Lowery Instant!Groove will perform new original music as well as selections from the band’s two CDs, followed by a discussion of steps to create an effective original music project. 

Admission: Free

Call Security

Call Security / Migrant Motel

Thursday / July 20, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Based out of Providence, Rhode Island, Call Security is the 2017 winner of 95.5 WBRU's Rock Hunt contest. From Boston, Migrant Motel is a rock 'n' roll power trio that formed at Berklee.

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 general admission (standing room only)

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German Schauss: The Thinking Shredder’s Approach to Guitar, Technique, and Sounds

Tuesday / July 25, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Internationally renowned guitar virtuoso German Schauss will present a clinic on modern rock guitar techniques and concepts.

Admission: Free

Nat Reed

Nat Reed / glo / Daiza

Tuesday / July 25, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Nat Reed is a new R&B-pop artist rising through the Boston music scene. Based in Boston, glo is an electronic-pop duo featuring Dyami Wilson and Austin Macasieb. Electronic art producer Daiza (a.k.a. Danielle Thwaites) is a Berklee student whose sound is best described as unpredictable yet oddly cohesive. 

Admission: Free

Self Portraits

Self Portraits / LANDS / Enta Tenta

Wednesday / July 26, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Self Portraits is a female-fronted rock band based out of Berklee College of Music. LANDS is an eight-member band who all met at Berklee. Enta Tenta is an electronic-pop duo with unique, catchy songs. 

Admission: $10 in advance / $12 general admission (standing room only)

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Berke McKelvey Clinic: Preparing for Your College Audition

Thursday / July 27, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Berklee faculty member Berke McKelvey presents a clinic on what to do, and what not to do, as you audition for college admission or scholarship.

Admission: Free

Don Lappin's Two-Hand Technique

Tuesday / August 1, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

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

Admission: Free

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