List of Events

  • A circular image of Amythyst Kiah from the waist up. Amythyst is dark-skinned and has short black hair. She wears a blue denim vest over a gray long-sleeved button-up shirt. On the vest are 2 pins: a round colorful pin on her right side and 1 with 3 gold hands giving peace signs on the other side. Around her collar is silver bolo tie with a blue eye in a triangle.
    With a powerful and unforgettable voice, Tennessee-bred singer-songwriter Amythyst Kiah cofounded the GRAMMY-nominated all-women-of-color supergroup Our Native Daughters with Rhiannon Giddens, Leyla McCalla, and Allison Russell. Kiah's new album, Wary + Strange, combines the iconoclastic alt-rock... MORE »
  • Harold Lopez-Nussa sitting on a white piano against a painted background
    November 05
    One of the brightest lights on Havana’s thriving jazz scene, Harold López-Nussa  is a musician with  astonishing  gifts, combining dazzling technique and an abundance of soul. A classically trained pianist and composer, López-Nussa  integrates his love of  jazz  improvisation with his Cuban  roots... MORE »
  • 6 members of Tinariwen stand spread across a road with the desert stretching on either side and a blue sky above them with red cancelled banner
    November 10
    A sensational live band, Tinariwen electrifies traditional Tuareg melodies with edgy blues, rock, Berber, and Arabic influences, producing a gritty, hypnotic sound.  
  • Natu Camara plays guitar and sings on stage
    Natu Camara grew up in Guinea and led West Africa’s first all-female hip-hop sensation, The Ideal Black Girls. Now she’s out on her own with an effervescent sound that blends Afropop and soul with her passion for social justice to create inspirational songs of hope and healing.    Keeping everyone... MORE »
  • November 16
    Join us online for a conversation with Raphael Xavier, Hip-Hop dancer and Breaking practitioner. Streaming live on YouTube and Facebook.  About Raphael Xavier (Choreographer, Breaker)Originally from Wilmington, Delaware, Raphael Xavier (pronounced ZAH-vee-ay) has been a Breaking practitioner since... MORE »
  • Raphael Xavier wears a white suit with a black undershirt against a blue background. He stands on one foot with his left foot held behind him with his right hand and his left hand extended into the air
    November 19, November 20
    Known for his “artful and mesmerizing” (Dance Magazine) approach to hip-hop and Breaking, Raphael Xavier has explored Breaking as social, physical, and mental “movement” for more than 20 years. Utilizing live jazz as a backdrop, XAVIER’S: The Musician & The Mover highlights the traditions of... MORE »
  • The 5 members dressed in black sit on a stage with their instruments
    In celebration of Astor Piazzolla's 100th birthday, the Latin Grammy-winning Quinteto Astor Piazzolla pays tributes to the man who revolutionized tango music forever and remains one of the world’s most admired composers and musicians. To this day his towering compositions still transport listeners... MORE »
  • Nella, a woman with shoulder length dark hair and a medium-skin tone, stands in front of an off-white wall, with her head tilted to the side. She wears a white knit tank top.
    Nella draws from Venezuelan folk and the music of Spain’s Andalusian region to create her own contemporary, soulful songs. Fueled by her powerhouse voice and undeniable presence, she has skyrocketed to international renown. In a short time, she went from Berklee College of Music graduate to winner... MORE »
  • Ezekiel's Wheels Klezmer Band stands in backyard holding instruments
    Boston’s internationally acclaimed Ezekiel’s Wheels Klezmer Band brings passion, virtuosity, and energy to every performance with its irresistible contemporary interpretation of Jewish music. The group improvises with the intimacy of chamber music and the intensity of a rowdy dance band.  Keeping... MORE »
  • Front woman Elizabeth Bougerol wears a blue top and plaid pants. She sings into a microphone on stage, with green, yellow and blue lights shining behind her.
    The Hot Sardines effortlessly channels New York speakeasies, Parisian cabarets, and New Orleans jazz halls to transform songs from past eras into pop music for the current century. Their raucous Holiday Stomp features timeless classics and original tunes performed by the eight-piece band.     ... MORE »
  • We Banjo 3 standing with their instruments against a white wall
    January 20
    We Banjo 3 is one of the most prolific and exciting bands to emerge from Ireland in recent years. Contrary to the band’s name, this Galway and Nashville–based quartet comprises two sets of brothers, Enda and Fergal Scahill with Martin and David Howley, playing banjo, fiddle, mandolin, guitar,... MORE »
  • Marisa Monte stormed onto the music scene in her native Brazil in the late 1980s and has remained center stage ever since. Releasing one wildly successful project after another, this 4-time Latin GRAMMY winner, is recognized as the greatest Brazilian singer of her generation. In addition to her... MORE »
  • Yann Tiersen sits in profile with his left side showing. Both hands rest on the keys of a piano. The lighting is tinged blue and he wears a short sleeved top. There is a banner with "Rescheduled June 22, 2022" along the bottom.
    This event was rescheduled from November 23, 2021 at the Berklee Performance Center. French composer and multi-instrumentalist Yann Tiersen creates fragile, evocative compositions filled with achingly beautiful melodies. Although he is perhaps best known for his music being used for the award-... MORE »
  • Altan holding their instruments and looking at camera in front of stone wall with Rescheduled and October 21, 2022 banners.
    This concert has been rescheduled from October 23, 2021 to October 21, 2022 at Somerville Theatre.  Regarded by many as the world's finest traditional Irish band, Altan is renowned for its heartwarming, dynamic live performances that range from touching ballads to hard-hitting reels and jigs.... MORE »
  • Coeur de Pirate stands in a long sleeved blue sparkly dress leaning with her left arm on a white piano. She looks down at the piano with rescheduled and November 18, 2022 banners.
    This concert has been rescheduled from February 4, 2022 to November 18, 2022 at Berklee Performance Center.  Cœur de Pirate (French for pirate heart) is the stage name for award-winning French-Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist Béatrice Martin. Her magical pop songs blend cabaret music,... MORE »