Events

Javier Sanchez Perez's Senior Recital

Friday / November 21, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Javier Sanchez presents original compositions and arrangements of traditional folk songs from Spain. This repertoire explores diverse Flamenco music styles in a jazz context.
Admission: Free

Aseem Suri: The Open Door Project Live

Saturday / November 22, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Vocalist and electronic musician Aseem Suri presents his Open Door Project, an electronic rock and multimedia project that combines ambient soundscapes, trippy beats, folksy songwriting, and wailing guitars.
Admission: Free

Catey Esler

Monday / November 24, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
In her first recital, vocalist Catey Esler will present her original music, a mix of contemporary jazz with a singer-songwriter flare. She will perform with her band of piano, guitar, upright bass, and drums. 
Admission: Free

Ruri Matsumura: Foggy Lullaby

Tuesday / November 25, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Singer Ruri Matsumura performs covers of a selection of songs from her childhood, including pieces by the Carpenters, the Beatles, Leon Russell, Chick Corea, and J. S. Bach.
Admission: Free

Bluegrass Ensembles

Monday / December 1, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Faculty member Dave Hollender presents several ensembles. 
Admission: Free

Small Jazz Band Ensemble

Tuesday / December 2, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Faculty member Joanne Brackeen presents her small jazz band ensemble, rating 6.
Admission: Free

Vocal Music of South Africa Ensemble / Directed Studies African Strings Ensemble / New Orleans Street Band

Wednesday / December 3, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Faculty members Joe Galeota and Charlie Lewis present their ensembles. 
Admission: Free

Kenny Cha Group

Thursday / December 4, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Guitarist Heechan Cha, (known as Kenny Cha) will present his original music with a group.
Admission: Free

Rob Taylor's Transcendence

Thursday / December 4, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
An inquisitive look into the past, present, and future of improvised music by acoustic bassist Rob Taylor. 
Admission: Free

Pianist Bora Han: Last Season

Monday / December 8, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
In her final recital at Berklee, pianist Bora Han will perform original tunes.
Admission: Free

Vlade Guigni: My First Step

Tuesday / December 9, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
In his first recital, Dominican drummer Vlade Guigni will perform some contemporary jazz music with great musicians from all over the world. 
Admission: Free

Pei Chieh Weng: The Music We Love

Wednesday / December 10, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
In his first recital at Berklee, guitarist Pei Chieh Weng and his band will present an evening of music that inspires them.
Admission: Free

Arreanna Lerner: Parallels

Thursday / December 11, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Singer and songwriter Arreanna will showcase her 2014 EP as well as songs that have influenced her writing. The songs combine grooves with lyrics that allude to Scandinavian folklore.
Admission: Free

Jen Aldana

Friday / December 12, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Local songwriter and performer Jen Aldana will perform some of her favorite songs and originals in the styles of folk, rock, and soul.
Admission: Free

Gabrielle Goodman: Background and Beyond

Monday / December 15, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Gabrielle Goodman's Background Vocal Ensemble will perform jazz and R&B, singing the music of Anita Baker, Chaka Khan, Stevie Wonder, Dianne Reeves, and Manhattan Transfer, with stunning leads and lush background vocals.
Admission: Free

String Chamber Music

Tuesday / December 16, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
String chamber music in varying styles will be performed by quartets  or larger groups.
Admission: Free

Pop Rock Country Ensemble

Wednesday / December 17, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Vocal students in the Pop Rock Country Ensemble perform various styles with a killer rhythm section.
Admission: Free

The Eclectic Electrics

Thursday / December 18, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Contemporary jazz for five guitars and rhythm section.
Admission: Free

Guitar Artist Ensemble: Bebop Guitars

Thursday / December 18, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
The Guitar Artist Ensemble: Bebop Guitars is an ensemble composed of Berklee players. It features five guitars and rhythm section performing original arrangements of standard and original compositions in the mainstream jazz style.
Admission: Free

Ariel Loud: Sangama

Wednesday / January 21, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
Alto saxophonist Ariel Loud and his group, Sangama, perform original soul, R&B, and funk music.
Admission: Free

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