Events

Emily Shibata & Friends

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Singer-songwriter Emily Shibata performs a set of her own songs which incorporate pop, rock, folk, and fusion, with influences from French, Spanish, and Japanese cultures.
Admission: Free

Elana Hedrych: Observations in Nature

Monday / October 27, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Vocalist Elana Ann Hedrych presents a collection of original pieces, storytelling jazz standards, and group improvisation.
Admission: Free

Alessio Pignorio E-Quintet

Tuesday / October 28, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Guitarist Alessio Pignorio and quintet perform a mixture of original jazz, electronic, and free-form music. Live sampling, electronic effects, and collective improvisation will be featured.
Admission: Free

Leahy Ardon: Love at First Sound

Wednesday / October 29, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
From cello covers and Israeli music to pop/rock originals, this concert is a celebration of sounds led by Leahy Ardon and featuring artists from around the world.
Admission: Free

Caleb Hensinger: Bambala

Wednesday / October 29, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
A trio of Berklee students led by trumpeter and composer Caleb Hensinger will play original compositions that span multiple genres.
Admission: Free

Lyle Williams and the Space Congress

Friday / October 31, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Lyle Williams and the Space Congress is composed of musicians who have a passion for exploring the depths of improvised and experimental music. They will present a recital of mainly jazz, but will incorporate hip-hop and electronica elements.
Admission: Free

Alex Layton Live

Monday / November 3, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Guitarist Alex Layton will present an afternoon of acoustic rock, blues, and music in the singer-songwriter style.
Admission: Free

Keeping It Real

Monday / November 3, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
In classical music, much as in jazz, the composer has been the performer, creating the works and bringing them to life. Continuing in that tradition, this concert presents works by performing composers and works specifically composed for this recital by the performers, as well as contemporary works by Leonard Bernstein and others. Faculty clarinetist Jeri Sykes and pianist David McGrory are featured.
Admission: Free

ShaDynasty

Tuesday / November 4, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Pianist Thomson Knoles presents a mixture of modern jazz, original compositions, and funk.
Admission: Free

Sunwoo's First Recital

Wednesday / November 5, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Drumset principle Sunwoo Han presents an afternoon of original music and covers of Joshua Redman and Soulive.
Admission: Free

Sylvie Leys: Nightingale

Wednesday / November 5, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
A recital of original compositions and covers dedicated to world peace.
Admission: Free

Apostolos Papapostolou: Memoir Renaissance

Thursday / November 6, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Vocalist Apostolos Papapostolou presents an autobiographical collection of songs in different styles including pop, rock, and smooth lullabies.
Admission: Free

Anthony Tòth Quintet

Thursday / November 6, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
The Anthony Tòth Quintet presents an evening of swing.
Admission: Free

Clemens Grassmann Group

Friday / November 7, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Drum set principle Clemens Grassmann leads a recital of original jazz compositions and covers of standards.
Admission: Free

Rachel Sumner: Something Old, Something New

Friday / November 7, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Composer and multi-instrumentalist Rachel Sumner performs original songs and compositions plus standard bluegrass tunes, a smattering of old and new. The show will feature the five-piece bluegrass band Twisted Pine and members of the CanvaSounds Collective Ensemble.
Admission: Free

Shoko Igarashi Senior Recital

Monday / November 10, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Tenor saxophonist Shoko Igarashi presents her final recital with a set of originals.
Admission: Free

Mandu Medga

Tuesday / November 11, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
The words "Mandu Mega" come from one of the many languages spoken in Kenya called Kikuyu, a saying that means "good things." This recital will be a selection of pianist Kathy Kiragu's favorite songs by artists from Kenya and other parts of Africa.
Admission: Free

María Fajardo Quartet

Thursday / November 13, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
The María Fajardo Quartet is a project that brings jazz and other musical influences together.
Admission: Free

McKain Webb-Lakey: All The Good Things

Thursday / November 13, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Vocalist McKainn Webb-Lakey presents an eclectic mix of original compositions and covers.
Admission: Free

Michael Tomasiak Quintet

Friday / November 14, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Saxophonist and jazz composition major Mike Tomasiak leads his quintet in a concert of original compositions and contemporary takes on jazz standards.
Admission: Free

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