music

Kyle Nasser Sextet featuring Roman Filiu and Allan Mednard

A Massachusetts native and graduate of both Harvard and Berklee, Kyle Nasser has been described as possessing, “superlative musicianship as a performer, writer and a bandleader…ardent creativity and urbane artistic composure” (Hrayr Attarian, All About Jazz). Since moving to New York City in 2010, he has played at some of the city’s most prestigious venues […]



Elise LeGrow

Elise LeGrow is a Canadian powerhouse vocalist who melds fiery passion and sophistication with just a hint of sandpaper grit. With a thunderous rasp, spellbinding style, and elegant, dynamic mystique, LeGrow has wowed everyone from Questlove to R&B legend Betty Wright. “Elise possesses a flair for crafting a timeless song into her own,” says Wright. “She’s […]


David Keenan

David Keenan is an Irish songwriter, a young Artist who uses his lyrics to paint pictures with words on canvases of silence, curating a body of work which is steeped in the poetic tradition of old but delivered in such a way that is entirely his own. Creating an inner world through narrative songwriting while […]


Loft Party Show w/ Kotoko Brass & Karikatura

Loft party show w/ live music from Kotoko Brass (Boston/Ghana) & Karikatura (NYC, Ropeadope Records) + West African food (fufu, light soup, groundnut soup & jollof rice). BYOB. ——————– Kotoko Brass Bio: Inspired by the traditional drum rhythms of Ghana, Kotoko Brass has created a unique, joyful, and improvisational style of West African dance music […]


Exploring the Hidden Music: 6.8.18

Trained as an architect and jazz musician, Christopher Janney has been combining these two disciplines for more than thirty years. On the one hand, making architecture more like music, his installations include his MIT graduate thesis “SOUNDSTAIR- An Urban Musical Instrument” at the Boston Museum of Science and “RAINBOW COVE” in Logan Airport. On the […]


Palaver Strings & Strange News: Trapped

Palaver Strings and Strange News present “Trapped,” a collaborative music-theater performance. “Trapped” will feature scenes from Kafka’s Metamorphosis, Poe’s The Telltale Heart, Gilman’s The Yellow Wallpaper, and Marlowe’s Dr. Faustus. Each selection will be paired with complementary musical excerpts composed and arranged by Palaver alum Alexander Goodin. The two ensembles collaborate fully to close the […]


Cendrillon – a Mexican Cinderella fairy tale

The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble presents Pauline Viardot-García’s Cendrillon at WXI in Somerville ~¡calaveras y calabazas! a Mexican Cinderella fairy tale~ On May 4 & 6, The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble will present Cendrillon, Pauline Viardot-García’s charming and delightful telling of Cinderella. The audience is transported to 19th century Mexico where Cinderella must find the love of […]


Cendrillon – a Mexican Cinderella fairy tale –

The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble presents Pauline Viardot-García’s Cendrillon at WXI in Somerville ~¡calaveras y calabazas! a Mexican Cinderella fairy tale~ On May 4 & 6, The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble will present Cendrillon, Pauline Viardot-García’s charming and delightful telling of Cinderella. The audience is transported to 19th century Mexico where Cinderella must find the love of […]


Perfect Pitch

Perfect Pitch is an annual student-run project that gathers Berklee’s best performers, producers, and songwriters, celebrating the college’s unparalleled ability to impact the music industry. Top Berklee vocalists in various styles are selected by an audition process. Songwriters then pitch songs to each vocalist. Producers arrange the songs to perfectly fit the singers. The final […]


Piano Masters Series: Yong Hi Moon

An artist of uncompromising integrity, Korean pianist Yong Hi Moon has played the complete Mozart piano concertos and Schubert piano sonatas, in a distinguished career that has taken her to the Seoul and Tokyo philharmonics and all the major venues of Asia.


Dinosaur Annex 3rd Concert – Conversation between Ear and Tongue

Come savor musical AND culinary delights at the final event of our 43rd season. You will learn the latest research about the connection between musical listening and taste sensation from neuroscientist Psyche Loui, and after each musical work is performed, you will be served culinary “bites” specially created by chef/gastronomist Jennifer Wu that correspond to […]