Virtual Events

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Tuesday / March 2, 2021 / 4:00 pm
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In this video rewind from 2017, Canada Night—an annual Berklee event showcasing the music of some of Berklee's Canadian artists—had a lineup including Piao Huang, Nate Daviau, Kayla, Phé, Madz and Luke, and Jessie Leith Munro.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / March 2, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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This event has been postponed. A new date and time will be posted here soon.

Aristotle Jones is an energetic rapper, singer, and producer based in Boston. Combining the intellect and wit of his namesake with distinctive and often self-produced beats, he aims to create idiosyncratic music that pushes the envelope of traditional hip-hop.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / March 2, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Lilla Sabbah is a jazz-infused pop and soul singer-songwriter. She was born in Paris, France, adn grew up in Tahiti, French Polynesia, before moving to Los Angeles, California, in 2008. She has performed with Dee Dee Bridgewater and at the Jazz Education Network's Annual Conference, and she has sung in many more performances with her fellow artists at Berklee.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / March 3, 2021 / 1:00 pm
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Warner Music Nashville/Atlantic Records recording artist Ingrid Andress ’13 is a Berklee alumna who has been nominated for three Grammy Awards and is the only country artist nominated in one of the “big four” categories, as a Best New Artist nominee.

Event Dates
Wednesday / March 3, 2021 / 4:00 pm
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In this video rewind from 2017, six stellar Berklee guitarists lead their bands in a program on instrumental and cover material from the genres of R&B and funk.

 

 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / March 3, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Having a passion for singing her whole life, Bri Joi was drawn to the diversity and leadership Berklee had to offer to perfect her craft. Her goal is to have an international platform of musical collaboration to inform, influence, and empower unity for her generation.

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Free
Event Dates
Thursday / March 4, 2021 / 4:00 pm
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This video rewind from 2017 features the music of composer/arranger/pianist and artist-in-residence Michael Abene, performed by a large ensemble of some of Berklee’s finest soloists and ensemble players at the Berklee Performance Center. 

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Free
Event Dates
Friday / March 5, 2021 / 1:00 pm
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#TheShowMustBePaused is an initiative created by two Black women in music as a response to the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless other Black citizens at the hands of police. The mission? To hold the music industry at large accountable, including but not limited to major corporations and their partners who benefit from the efforts, struggles, and successes of Black people.

Join the women leading #TheShowMustBePaused, Jamila Thomas and Brianna Agyemang, for a live discussion and Q&A.

Event Dates
Sunday / March 7, 2021 / 7:30 pm
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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.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Monday / March 8, 2021 / 4:00 pm
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In this video rewind from 2017, Berklee's finest student marimbists perform solo marimba performances on a range of repertoires.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Monday / March 8, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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Global Initiatives is pleased to announce a special Berklee Global Connections webinar presented in partnership with Rec Música Centro de Estudios Musicales in Mexico.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / March 9, 2021 / 6:00 pm
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In celebration of International Women's Day, this virtual discussion focuses on how when women support one another, success is born, in addition to conversations about the intricacies of licensing music and creative strategies of synchronization. Panelists include top executives and music supervisors.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / March 9, 2021 / 7:00 pm
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Berklee students Sofia Pena, Mei Semones, Jimena Caballero, Daniela Gomez, and Chella will perform in this international version of the Songwriting Department's Berklee in the Round. 

Event Dates
Wednesday / March 10, 2021 / 4:00 pm
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In this video rewind from 2017, percussion faculty Marko Djordjevic holds a clinic/performance discussing improvisation and group interaction.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / March 11, 2021 / 4:00 pm
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In this video rewind from 2017, some of Ella Fitzgerald's biggest hits are featured, including "Mr. Paganini," "How High the Moon," "Flyin' Home," "Oh, Lady Be Good," and, of course, "A-Tisket A-Tasket."

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / March 11, 2021 / 6:00 pm
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Mophonics joins Berklee for the inaugural Experiential Design Lab, a new program that provides students the chance to participate in short-term, real-world projects that compliment in-classroom learning. It offers students an opportunity to pursue and hone their personal and professional interests while developing critical technical skills and soft skills, as well as invaluable connections in the music, technology, and entertainment industries. Join this workshop to hear a live critique of the top student submissions from Berklee. 

Event Dates
Tuesday / March 16, 2021 / 4:00 pm
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In this video rewind from 2017, the Jubilee Spirit Ensemble convenes and tunes up to sing a cappella songs of slavery, freedom, and redemption.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / March 17, 2021 / 1:00 pm
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Hailed by Time as "one of the 100 most influential people in the world" and the New York Times as "Latin America's hottest singer-songwriter," Juanes is the only artist with two songs on Billboard’s Top Five Latin Pop Songs of All Time list. He also has 12 no. 1 U.S. singles to his credit, among other awards and accolades.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / March 17, 2021 / 6:00 pm
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Kenny Werner will present a lecture/workshop series and lead small group lessons on effortless mastery. His presentations and the Effortless Mastery forums are open to all students, faculty, and staff who wish to attend.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / March 17, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Mae Ya Carter Ryan has a singing voice unlike any other, producing unique arrangements and versions of the songs she performs.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / March 18, 2021 / 4:00 pm
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This video rewind from 2017 is a celebration of electronic instruments in live performance, featuring Jordan Rudess, keyboardist of prog-rock band Dream Theater; electronic music pioneer Suzanne Ciani; and Ictus, an all-star Berklee faculty group featuring members of the Electronic Production and Design Department, playing music written by David Mash.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Friday / March 19, 2021 / 7:30 pm
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WinterWorks Film Festival 2021 features dance films created by student choreographers and the virtual performance debut of the first-year students.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Saturday / March 20, 2021 / 7:30 pm
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WinterWorks Film Festival 2021 features dance films created by student choreographers and the virtual performance debut of the first-year students.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / March 24, 2021 / 6:00 pm
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Virtual Event

Kenny Werner will present a lecture/workshop series and lead small group lessons on effortless mastery. His presentations and the Effortless Mastery forums are open to all students, faculty, and staff who wish to attend.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / March 25, 2021 / 7:30 pm
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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. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / March 30, 2021 / 4:00 pm
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In this video rewind from 2017, the Berklee Marching Percussion drumline consists of 10 members performing contemporary marching percussion-style pieces.

 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / April 1, 2021 / 7:30 pm
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Vimbayi Kaziboni directs Boston Conservatory’s contemporary classical ensemble in works by Missy Mazzoli, Andile Khumalo, Dai Fujikura, Caroline Charrière, Gérard Grisey, George Benjamin, and faculty member Jonathan Bailey Holland.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Monday / April 5, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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A serious comedy about cultural identity, power, the media, and racial tensions inspired by true events by theater faculty member Elizabeth Wong.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Tuesday / April 6, 2021 / 9:00 pm
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The Berklee Popular Music Institute is thrilled to showcase our 2021 artist roster live on the Road-Less Series on Twitch. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 7, 2021 / 6:00 pm
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Kenny Werner will present a lecture/workshop series and lead small group lessons on effortless mastery. His presentations and the Effortless Mastery forums are open to all students, faculty, and staff who wish to attend.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / April 8, 2021 / 7:30 pm
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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.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Monday / April 12, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Written by theater faculty member David Valdes, Much Undone is a contemporary response to the Bard’s Much Ado About Nothing with all the Shakespearean ingredients—mistaken identity, song, direct address, weddings, and unweddings.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 14, 2021 / 6:00 pm
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Virtual Event

Kenny Werner will present a lecture/workshop series and lead small group lessons on effortless mastery. His presentations and the Effortless Mastery forums are open to all students, faculty, and staff who wish to attend.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Monday / April 19, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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A theatrical response to Troye Sivan’s debut album by the same name, Blue Neighbourhood is the story of twelve people as they process a sudden and unexpected loss within their community.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / April 22, 2021 / 7:30 pm
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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. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Friday / April 23, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Seventeen extraordinary senior dance emphasis students share their talents and experiences through a video performance capturing their work and transformations during their time in “dance emph.”

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Saturday / April 24, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Presenting the unique and dynamic talents of the M.F.A. in musical theater class of 2021.

Admission
Free
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Sunday / April 25, 2021 / 2:00 pm
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Presenting the unique and dynamic talents of the M.F.A. in musical theater class of 2021.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Monday / April 26, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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A musical journey of love, dreams, ambition, and magic adapted from the award-winning film by Joshua Bee Alafia. 

Admission
Free
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Tuesday / April 27, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Sophomore musical theater students share a virtual concert of pop-rock songs rehearsed and developed during their classes.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / April 28, 2021 / 6:00 pm
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Virtual Event

Kenny Werner will present a lecture/workshop series and lead small group lessons on effortless mastery. His presentations and the Effortless Mastery forums are open to all students, faculty, and staff who wish to attend.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / April 29, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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The junior musical theater class creates and shares a video anthology with highlights of their wide-ranging performance work during the 2020–2021 academic year.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Friday / April 30, 2021 / 7:30 pm
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A short documentary-style film about the making of a solo artist.
 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Saturday / May 1, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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The lines between the paranormal and mental instability blur in Britten’s brilliant operatic telling of the Henry James classic.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Sunday / May 2, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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The class of 2024 performs an original musical expression of their shared first-year journey, featuring an array of choral works and musical theater and pop songs. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Monday / May 3, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Boston Conservatory at Berklee celebrates its 2021 musical theater class in this special virtual presentation.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Wednesday / May 5, 2021 / 8:00 pm
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Vimbayi Kaziboni directs Boston Conservatory’s contemporary classical ensemble in a performance of chamber works by Anna Clyne, Reena Esmail, Mischa Salkind-Pearl, Helena Tulve, and Annea Lockwood that are inspired by our relationship to water.

Admission
Free