Events

Blue Note Era Jazz Ensemble

Thursday / December 5, 2013 / 4:30 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Music performed by Blue Note recording artists from 1960 to the present. Included are Hank Mobley, Freddie Hubbard, and Kenny Baron.
Admission: Free

Steph Dye: One Girl, Many Cellos

Thursday / December 5, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Cellist Steph Dye leads an evening of original cello arrangements of pop/rock music. Artists covered include Florence and the Machine, Audioslave, Queens of the Stone Age, Metallica, Marina and the Diamonds, Ozzy Osbourne, and others.
Admission: Free

Berklee ECM/Free Jazz Ensemble

Friday / December 6, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
The Berklee ECM/Free Jazz Ensemble will be performing works by Dave Holland, Chris Cheek, John Abercrombie, and others.
Admission: Free

Max Wolpert: Spruce and Maple

Friday / December 6, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Violinist Max Wolpert leads a recital of music old and new for string ensembles of all shapes and sizes.
Admission: Free

Contemporary Middle Eastern Music Ensemble

Monday / December 9, 2013 / 2:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
The Contemporary Middle Eastern Music Ensemble will play a variety of tunes from Turkey and the Arab world. These are contemporary arrangements that reflect a fusion of traditional Middle Eastern music with Western popular styles.
Admission: Free

Middle Eastern Fusion Ensemble: Hijaz Raqs

Monday / December 9, 2013 / 4:30 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
The Middle Eastern Fusion Ensemble presents a concert of music from Lebanon, Egypt, Tunisia, Armenia, Turkey, and Bulgaria.  
Admission: Free

Yuh-Ting Dai: Cold Duck Time

Monday / December 9, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Taiwanese guitarist Yuh-Ting Dai and his group presents some jazz standards.
Admission: Free

R&B in Room 323

Tuesday / December 10, 2013 / 5:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
The R&B Ensemble (level three), directed by Gwen Leathers, will get its groove on.
Admission: Free

Magnus Bakken

Tuesday / December 10, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Magnus Bakken will present original compositions performed on tenor and soprano saxophone and the Norwegian goat horn.
Admission: Free

Latin Ensemble: Leo Blanco Originals

Wednesday / December 11, 2013 / 3:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Leo Blanco's Latin Ensemble will be presenting Blanco's original music.
Admission: Free

Miles Electric

Wednesday / December 11, 2013 / 4:30 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
This concert features the music of Miles Davis's electric bands from 1969 to 1991.
Admission: Free

Ian Janer and Friends

Wednesday / December 11, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
For his second Berklee recital, Ian Janer will present a concert of pop, soul, and musical theater songs by some of his favorite artists.
Admission: Free

Love on Top

Thursday / December 12, 2013 / 4:30 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
This Berklee pop rock band plays originals by singer-songwriter Ethan Thompson as well as covers by Harry Nilsson, Elizabeth and the Catapult, and Beyoncé.
Admission: Free

Marlen Tjosvoll: Let's Get Away

Thursday / December 12, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Singer-songwriter Marlen Tjosvoll will present her original pop, soul, and R&B music.
Admission: Free

Berklee Oregon Ensemble

Friday / December 13, 2013 / 4:30 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
The original fusion ensemble directed by Barbara LaFitte features the music of Ralph Towner, Eva Gertz, and Michael Tomasiak.  
Admission: Free

Evan Low: Four On The Floor

Friday / December 13, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Drummer Evan Low leads his group of electronic musicians in his second recital at Berklee. The evening will celebrate popular electro-pop tunes of the last few years.
Admission: Free

Solo Piano Recital

Monday / December 16, 2013 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Students of Neil Olmstead will present traditional classical and jazz works in a solo piano recital.
Admission: Free

Frankie LeRoux: In the Making

Monday / December 16, 2013 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Drummer Frankie LeRoux will present originals, arrangements, and interpretations of jazz and Cuban music.
Admission: Free

Cara Smith: Rock, for a Change

Monday / December 16, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Vocalist Cara Smith presents a recital of rock music.
Admission: Free

Chroma

Tuesday / December 17, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215
Chroma, a group of active Berklee students, presents original jazz compositions featuring a modern yet accessible sound with its roots in groove.
Admission: Free

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