Artistry in Action

The Artistry in Action series celebrates exceptional artists and initiatives that exemplify Boston Conservatory’s core values of excellence, innovation, and community engagement. Hosted by the Conservatory’s Music Division, Artistry in Action brings together the school’s prestigious and long-standing Piano Masters Series, String Masters Series, and Chamber Series with exciting new programming for winds, faculty recitals, and ensemble-in-residences.

Event Dates
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 9:30am
Venue
Houston Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 1
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend guest artist Ron Haroutunian presents a master class on how to choose a bassoon. Registration required.

Event Dates
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 9:30am
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend guest artist Stuart Breczinski presents a master class on extended oboe techniques. Registration required.

Event Dates
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 11:00am
Venue
Houston Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 1
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend artist Margaret Phillips presents a contrabassoon master class on how to audition. Registration required.

Event Dates
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 11:00am
Venue
Studio T401 (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)
31 Hemenway Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend artist Robert Sheena presents an English horn master class on how to audition. Registration required.

Event Dates
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 1:00pm
Venue
Houston Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 1
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend artist Margaret Phillips presents a bassoon master class. Registration required.

Event Dates
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 2:00pm
Venue
Seully Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 4
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory’s Double Reed Weekend guest Alain de Gourdon presents a class to Boston Conservatory students. Registration required.

Event Dates
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 3:30pm
Venue
Houston Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 1
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend guest artists perform alongside esteemed Boston Conservatory woodwind faculty.

Event Dates
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 1:00pm
Venue
Studio T401 (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)
31 Hemenway Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend guest artist John Ferrillo presents an oboe master class. Registration required.

Event Dates
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 3:30pm
Venue
Houston Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 1
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend guest artists perform alongside esteemed Boston Conservatory woodwind faculty.

Event Dates
Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 5:00pm
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend presents a jazz concert featuring Michael Rabinowitz and Band.

Event Dates
Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 9:30am
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend guest artist Elizabeth Masoudnia presents an oboe/English horn master class. Registration required.

Event Dates
Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 11:00am
Venue
Houston Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 1
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend guest artist Nancy Goeres presents a bassoon master class. Registration required.

Event Dates
Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 1:00pm
Venue
Studio T401 (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)
31 Hemenway Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory’s Double Reed Weekend guest Barbara LaFitte presents a class to Boston Conservatory students. Registration is required.

Event Dates
Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 2:00pm
Venue
Houston Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 1
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend guest artist Alexander Davis presents a bassoon master class. Registration required.

Event Dates
Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 3:30pm
Venue
Studio T401 (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)
31 Hemenway Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Double Reed Weekend artist Barbara LaFitte leads an ensemble performance in which all Double Reed Weekend guests are invited to participate.

Event Dates
Friday, October 7, 2022 - 8:00pm
Venue
Seully Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 4
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Artistry in Action: Chamber Series presents chamber works by Beethoven, Bohuslav Martinů, Scott Wheeler, and Jesse Montgomery performed by renowned Boston Conservatory at Berklee faculty members and alum Nicholas Johnson.

Admission
$10–$15
Event Dates
Tuesday, October 11, 2022 - 8:00pm
Venue
Seully Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 4
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Piano Masters Series presents virtuoso Taiwanese pianist Ching-Yun Hu performing a brilliant all-Liszt recital.

Admission
$10–$15
Event Dates
Wednesday, October 12, 2022 - 4:00pm
Venue
Seully Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 4
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Piano Masters Series guest Ching-Yun Hu, winner of the Arthur Rubinstein Competition and professor at Temple University, presents a piano master class to Boston Conservatory students.

Admission
FREE
Event Dates
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 3:00pm
Venue
Studio T401 (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)
31 Hemenway Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee clarinet faculty member Jan Halloran leads a presentation and master class designed for prospective students on how to prepare for a college audition. Registration required.

Admission
FREE—Registration Require
Event Dates
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 10:00am
Venue
Houston Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 1
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee faculty Philipp Stäudlin presents a saxophone master class for Single Reed Weekend participants. Registration required.

 

Admission
FREE—Registration Required
Event Dates
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 8:00pm
Venue
Studio T401 (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)
31 Hemenway Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Acclaimed guest artist-clinicians Tibi Cziger (clarinet) and Jonathan Hulting-Cohen (saxophone), are joined by Boston Conservatory at Berklee faculty members Jan Halloran (clarinet), Matthew Marsit (clarinet), Rane More (clarinet), Philipp Stäudlin (saxophone), and YaoGuang Zhai (clarinet) for this spectacular Single Reed Weekend performance.

Admission
FREE
Event Dates
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 10:00am
Venue
Studio T401 (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)
31 Hemenway Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Internationally acclaimed guest artist-clinician Tibi Cziger presents a clarinet master class. Registration required.

Admission
FREE—Registration Required
Event Dates
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 1:00pm
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

World-renowned clarinet pedagogue and artist Yehuda Gilad presents a clarinet master class. Registration required.

Admission
FREE—Registration Required
Event Dates
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 1:00pm
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Five selected finalists perform live for the chance to win a full tuition scholarship to Boston Conservatory at Berklee for the degree program of their choice. The competition’s panel of judges includes artist-clinicians Yehuda Gilad and Tibi Cziger, as well as Boston Conservatory’s Chair of Instrumental Studies, Matthew Marsit.

Admission
FREE
Event Dates
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 3:00pm
Venue
Houston Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 1
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Nationally acclaimed performer and teacher Jonathan Hulting-Cohen presents a saxophone master class. Registration required.

Admission
FREE—Registration Required
Event Dates
Sunday, October 16, 2022 - 11:00am
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Internationally acclaimed guest artist-clinician Tibi Cziger presents a clarinet master class. Registration required.

Admission
FREE—Registration Required
Event Dates
Sunday, October 16, 2022 - 1:30pm
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee  faculty member YaoGuang Zhai presents a clarinet master class. Registration required.

Admission
FREE—Registration Required
Event Dates
Sunday, October 16, 2022 - 3:00pm
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Single Reed Weekend saxophone participants present a recital of their works in progress.

Admission
FREE
Event Dates
Sunday, October 16, 2022 - 4:30pm
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee’s inaugural Single Reed Weekend concludes with a clarinet master class by world-renowned clarinet pedagogue and artist Yehuda Gilad. Registration required.

Admission
FREE
Event Dates
Sunday, October 23, 2022 - 7:00pm
Venue
Seully Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 4
Boston
MA
02215
United States

String Masters Series presents violinist Daniel Kurganov and duo partner Constantine Finehouse (piano) in a program of works by Mozart, Beethoven, Bloch, and Korngold.

Admission
$10–$15
Event Dates
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 - 8:00pm
Venue
Seully Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 4
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Artistry in Action: Piano Masters Series presents acclaimed Filipina pianist Cecile Licad in a dynamic program of works by Beethoven, Ravel, Amy Beach, and Chopin. Since winning the Leventritt Competition, Licad has become internationally recognized as one of today's premier pianists, her many concerts and recordings bringing her great acclaim and popularity.

 

Admission
$10–$15
Event Dates
Wednesday, November 16, 2022 - 4:00pm

Piano Masters Series guest Cecile Licad, student of the legendary Rudolf Serkin, presents a piano master class to Boston Conservatory students.