JAZZ: A NIGHT OF TWO PIANOS WITH GERI ALLEN AND JOANNE BRACKEEN
Two bold, searching pianists meet fellow female virtuosos Terri Lyne Carrington (drums) and Tia Fuller (sax) to open the Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival, which continues with free shows the next day on Columbus Avenue.
Sept. 28, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $20-$25. Berklee Performance Center, Boston. 617-747-2261, www.berkleebpc.com
Pictured: Joanne Brackeen at the “Prez Fest” jazz celebration at St. Peter’s Church in New York on March 14, 2010.