Signature Series

The Signature Series at Berklee brings Berklee students, faculty, alumni, and world-renowned, award-winning musicians to the Berklee Performance Center stage. From jazz to funk to Middle Eastern music, the concerts represent a wide range of genres for every listener.

Upcoming Events:

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / February 24, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Join us for a tribute concert featuring Jazzmeia Horn honoring the inaugural Berklee Legacy Awardees: Duke Ellington, Sarah Vaughan, Joseph Douglass, and Carmen de Lavallade. 

Admission
$15–$20 in advance / $20–$25 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free–$5 in advance / $5–$10 day of show
Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / March 3, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Enjoy the sights and sounds of live music with an international cast of students celebrating the artistry and songwriting prowess of Taylor Swift. Produced by Maureen McMullan ’09, this concert will feature a diverse array of Berklee’s most outstanding vocalists, instrumentalists, arrangers, and track producers as they interpret some of Swift’s most popular songs. 

Admission
$20 in advance / $25 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
$5 in advance / $10 day of show
Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / March 10, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The Mick Goodrick Legacy Concert will feature live performances by his alumni: visiting artists Julian Lage and Wolfgang Muthspiel, and guitar faculty Tim Miller, Randy Roos, David Fiuczynski, Abby Aronson, and Norm Zocher. The show also will include video tributes by special guests Gary Burton and Pat Metheny, Bill Frisell, John Scofield, Mike and Leni Stern, and Wayne Krantz.

Admission
$10-$15 in advance / $15-$20 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free-$5 in advance / $5-$10 day of show
Presented By
Signature Series Presents
Event Dates
Friday / April 1, 2022 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The Show is a pop music spectacle, an electrifying live production of world-renowned hits, reimagined by an elite group of singers, rappers, arrangers, and instrumentalists from Berklee.

Admission
$10
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free
Presented By
Signature Series Presents
Event Dates
Thursday / April 7, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Join an eclectic cast of student performers for a thrilling evening of live music celebrating one of the most beloved voices of all time, the living legend Sir Elton John.

Admission
$15–$20 in advance / $20–$25 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free–$5 in advance / $5–$10 day of show
Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Saturday / April 16, 2022 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The Berklee Beyoncé Ensemble is a large production that captures the essence of HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) culture and aesthetic.

Admission
$15-$20 in advance / $20-$25 day of show
Discounted admission with Berklee ID
Free-$5 in advance / $5-$10 day of show

Past Events Highlights

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / December 9, 2021 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Join a global cast of Berklee students for an exhilarating evening of entertainment honoring the legendary singer, songwriter, actor, and author Tina Turner.

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Wednesday / December 8, 2021 / 8:00 pm
Sold out
Venue
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
Massachusetts
02115
United States

Students from the Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice perform with its illustrious faculty: Grammy-winning drummer/producer Terri Lyne Carrington, celebrated bassist/composer Linda May Han Oh, acclaimed pianist/composer Kris Davis, and special guest trumpeter/composer Ambrose Akinmusire.

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / December 2, 2021 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Berklee students will perform Eilish’s music, spanning from her early Soundcloud releases to her latest album, Happier Than Ever.

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / November 18, 2021 / 8:00 pm
Canceled
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
Massachusetts
02115
United States

Daymé Arocena will perform a blend of traditional Santerían chant, jazz stylings, contemporary R&B influences, and Afro-Cuban music with Berklee students. 

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / November 4, 2021 / 8:00 pm
Postponed
Venue
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
Massachusetts
02115
United States

Join us for a tribute concert honoring the inaugural Berklee Legacy Awardees—legendary artists Duke Ellington, Sarah Vaughan, Joseph Douglass, and Carmen de Lavallade.

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Tuesday / October 19, 2021 / 8:00 pm
Venue
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
Massachusetts
02115
United States

Berklee's Signature Series series continues with Guggenheim and MacArthur fellow, alumnus, composer, and jazz saxophonist Miguel Zenón leading a student ensemble at the Red Room at Cafe 939 in Boston. 

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / April 22, 2021 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Virtual Event

Tonight, we celebrate Berklee's 75th anniversary with a virtual performance from each area of the institution: Berklee College of Music; Boston Conservatory at Berklee; Berklee Online; the campuses in Valencia, Spain, and New York City; and the center in Abu Dhabi. Students, alumni, and faculty will share their talents as performers, producers, writers, designers, and artists. 

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / April 8, 2021 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Virtual Event

Our 75th anniversary celebrations continue with a special edition of Singers Showcase, featuring some of Berklee’s most outstanding vocalists, instrumentalists, dancers, arrangers, track producers, and engineers. To curate the concert and commemorate over seven decades of extraordinary music-making, members of the Berklee community were invited to submit their favorite songs from 1945 to 2021.

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Thursday / March 25, 2021 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Virtual Event

Timeless celebrates Berklee College of Music’s 75th anniversary in a late-night show format with alumni hosts Shea Rose and Simone Scazzocchio. A faculty house band will take us through the musical history of this celebrated institution, with alumni, faculty, and staff guests. 

Presented By
Signature Series
Event Dates
Sunday / March 7, 2021 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Virtual Event

The 2021 Great American Songbook concert will pay tribute to Carole King’s monumental and universally beloved album Tapestry, which turns 50 this year. Produced by Maureen McMullan ’09, the virtual concert will feature some of Berklee’s most outstanding vocalists, instrumentalists, arrangers, track producers, engineers, and special guests.