<< Week of September 15 >>

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Sing the Beatles with the Quarry Persons and Peter Elman

Performing Arts - Music | September 12 | 8-10 p.m. |  Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse

 2020 Addison, Berkeley, CA 94704

 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)

What better way to start the school year than with a Beatles sing-along? Join the Quarry Persons and Pete Elman for a memorable evening at the Freight and Salvage! All proceeds benefit OLLI @Berkeley.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Noon Concert: Love and Loss in Art Song

Performing Arts - Music | September 13 | 12 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Department of Music

Jashvina Devadoss, Gabrielle Lochard, sopranos; Tara Scown, Signa Love mezzo-sopranos; Bethany Lee, violin; Leighton Fong, cello; Nate Ben-Horin, piano and celesta; Michael Orland, piano; Jennifer Huang, conductor
Nate BEN-HORIN For Aletha: Musée des Beaux Arts (GL; BL; LF; NB; JH)
PURCELL If Music be the Food of Love (JD; NB)
QUILTER Come Away Death (JD; NB)
VAUGHAN...   More >

New Play Reading Series: The Carter Sisters by Lashon Daley

Reading - Literary | September 13 | 5-7 p.m. | B-4 Dwinelle Hall

 Lashon Daley; Malika Saramaat Imhotep

 Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies, Townsend Center for the Humanities

Join us for a reading of the play The Carter Sisters by Lashon Daley, followed by a discussion with the playwright, Lashon Daley, and the director, Malika Saramaat Imhotep.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Black Life: Marvin K. White

Performing Arts - Music | September 15 | 6 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Marvin K. White presents his unique mixture of poetry, performance, and preaching. His work aims to spark divine conversations and inspire the imagination with a vision that cannot be taught and must be personally experienced. White is a recent graduate of the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley and the author of four collections of poetry published by RedBone Press. As a community-based...   More >

Fred Lonberg-Holm / Live Fieldwork with Ken Ueno and “Bob and Maxine’s Virtual Free Improvisation Orchestra”

Performing Arts - Music | September 15 | 7:30-10 p.m. |  McEnerney Hall (1750 Arch St.)

 Center for New Music & Audio Technologies (CNMAT)

Human improviser meets machine improviser. After encountering this strange double of human musical interaction in live performance, the human improviser is invited to discuss their experience of engaging with a musician made from computing machinery. How did the machine compare to a human player? In what ways did it satisfy human expectations? In what ways did it fail? In what ways did it...   More >

$10 General, $5 Students and seniors