jazz

WBGO The Checkout Presents DOMi & JD Beck

DOMi & JD Beck are a duo collaboration between keyboardist Domitlle Degalle and drummer JD Beck. Their sound of up-tempo future-sonic jazz meets with hip-hop breakbeats, luscious synth harms, and absolute virtuosity. The duo have become one of the internet’s viral addictions, attracting interest from Thundercat, Will.i.am, and Skrillex. The duo first met at NAMM […]


Kalia Vendever Quartet

Kalia Vandever is a trombonist, composer, and educator living in Brooklyn, NY. Her debut album, “In Bloom” was released in May 2019 and features all original compositions. We’re thrilled to be part of her northeast tour. For this show, her quartet will include guitarist Lee Meadvin, bassist Nick Dunston, and drummer Connor Parks. This show […]


An American Guitar Album: U.S. Guitarists from the Parlor to the Archtop Guitar

The 2019-2020 season of Early Music Afternoons continues on Sunday, December 1, 2019 with a concert of 19th– and 20th-century music from our own United States performed by Olav Chris Henriksen on six different guitars.   The program, entitled “An American Guitar Album”, will feature many different styles of music spanning the century from about 1820 […]


Award-winning NY jazz drummer Allison Miller Trio featuring Boston’s Jason Palmer

Featured Guests:  Allison Miller Trio Last series concert of the season until March 2020 https://www.lilypadinman.com/calendar The Creative Music Series proudly presents: A premier appearance by Allison Miller (from New York), Rising Star–Drums—Downbeat 2019 International Critics Poll. With a distinctive trio formed by this premier drummer, plus on piano, the wonderful Carmen Staaf (from New York) […]


The Boston Comedy Festival Presents: An Evening with Robert Klein

For more than forty years, Robert Klein has entertained audiences, and has an acclaimed career in comedy, on Broadway, on television, and in film. In the spring of 2017, his documentary “Robert Klein Still Can’t Stop His Leg” aired on STARZ.  The special is a hilarious look at his life and career, featuring Jerry Seinfeld, […]


Dee Dee Bridgewater Meets Berklee

Global icon Dee Dee Bridgewater is a multiple Grammy winner, Tony winner, music producer, United Nations goodwill ambassador, and jazz vocal legend. Bridgewater’s career began in the 1970s as a featured vocalist with the fabled Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra. Her creative path has led her to Broadway, a long-term creative residency in Paris, numerous acclaimed recordings […]


Kris Davis, Downbeat award winner, in solo Jazz piano performance

    The Creative Music Series proudly presents KRIS DAVIS (from Canada by way of New York) To The Outer Reaches: Kris Davis looks to discover the piano’s full spectrum… Pianist-composer Kris Davis was named 2017 Rising Star Pianist/2018 Rising Star Artist in Downbeat magazine And dubbed one of the music’s top up-and-comers in a 2012 […]


35th Fall Together Concert

The 35th annual Fall Together concert is a celebration of composers associated with the Jazz Composition Department at Berklee College of Music, featuring new music by department faculty. A faculty jazz orchestra will perform music by Scott Free, Greg Hopkins, Ayn Inserto, Bob Pilkington, Jackson Schultz, and others in a celebration of the future of […]