2011-12 Signature Music Series at Berklee Series Lineup Announced, Includes Gary Burton, George Clinton, Marcus Miller, Ivan Lins, and Kirill Gerstein, and Tributes to Miles Davis, Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer, and Maggie Scott
(Published: September 15, 2011)
The 2011- 2012 Signature Music Series at Berklee has an extraordinary season planned with jazz, funk, Latin, Middle Eastern, and selections from the Great American Songbook. Performers include a cross-section of Berklee students, faculty, and alumni, and world-renowned, award-winning musicians. The series of eight concerts offers a range of sounds for every listener: The New Gary Burton Quartet (9/25), Ivan Lins Meets Berklee (10/26), The Music of Miles Davis with Marcus Miller (12/3), Celebrating Maggie Scott: 30 Years of Jazz Vocal Night with Lalah Hathaway, Esperanza Spalding, and others (12/8), George Clinton Meets Berklee (2/16), the Great American Songbook: The Music of Hoagy Carmichael and Johnny Mercer (2/26), the Middle Eastern Music Festival (3/12), and An Evening with Kirill Gerstein: Rhapsody in Blue (3/30).
The Signature Music Series at Berklee takes place at the Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston. Purchase tickets now at berkleebpc.com, by calling 617-747-2261, or at the Berklee Performance Center Box Office. The venue is wheelchair-accessible.
More Information: http://www.berkleebpc.com