Events

Event Dates
Thursday / October 21, 2021 / 1:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Presented by the Piano Department, this master class is offered to both performers and composers and will present perspectives on how to write and perform using odd meters. There will be a trio performance at the end of the workshop, led by faculty member Leo Blanco.
 

Admission
This event is open only to Berklee community members who are participating in the testing protocol. All others are invited to watch the livestream.
Event Dates
Tuesday / November 9, 2021 / 1:00 pm
Venue
David Friend Recital Hall (DFRH)
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Vibraphonist Collin Anderson presents a collection of jazz arrangements and original compositions.

Admission
This event is open only to Berklee community members who are participating in the testing protocol. All others are invited to watch the livestream.
Event Dates
Tuesday / November 9, 2021 / 7:00 pm
Venue
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall (1W)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Brez Quartet will present a mixture of original compositions and arrangements of standards. Its music is influenced by the greatest jazz artists and movie soundtrack composers.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / November 16, 2021 / 7:00 pm
Venue
David Friend Recital Hall (DFRH)
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The Billy Childs Ensemble will perform works by pianist and composer Billy Childs, artist in residence in Berklee's Jazz Composition Department. The concert will feature new works as well as compositions from Childs's jazz chamber music recordings and Map to the Treasure: Reimagining Laura Nyro.

Admission
This event is open only to Berklee community members who are participating in the testing protocol. All others are invited to watch the livestream.

Past Events

Event Dates
Tuesday / October 12, 2021 / 7:30 pm
Venue
David Friend Recital Hall (DFRH)
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Members of the Harmony and Jazz Composition Department faculty will present an eclectic program of duos, trios, and quartets.
 

Presented By
Harmony & Jazz Composition Department
Event Dates
Tuesday / September 21, 2021 / 1:00 pm
150 Mass Ave. / Room 126
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Join Billy Childs as he explores jazz composition techniques, tips, and tricks. 

Event Dates
Tuesday / May 4, 2021 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Virtual Event

Hear fresh and inspired original jazz compositions played by some of today's most creative young performers.

Event Dates
Monday / May 3, 2021 / 7:00 pm
Venue
Virtual Event

The Billy Childs Ensemble will present a concert of his compositions and arrangements by a student ensemble. 

Event Dates
Tuesday / April 20, 2021 / 5:00 pm
Venue
Virtual Event

Bass performance and jazz composition major Beth McPherson will perform a set of some of the funkiest and grooviest bass features in jazz fusion. 

Event Dates
Wednesday / April 7, 2021 / 7:00 pm
Venue
Virtual Event

Peruvian saxophonist, composer, and producer Claudia Medina celebrates the culmination of her Berklee journey with an evening of jazz, Latin jazz, Afro-Peruvian tunes, and original compositions.