Berklee Dining Hall
Located on the second and third floors of Berklee's mid-rise building at 160 Massachusetts Avenue, the Dining Hall is Berklee's newest music venue. The 400-capacity space is outfitted with floor-to-ceiling glass that offers concertgoers a dynamic urban backdrop to the concert stage. During the day, it's a bustling college dining hall, but in the evenings, it's a one-of-a-kind concert venue for student bands and other artists.
KINAMI is an Okinawan vocalist who explores pop, R&B, soul, and funk. With a cross-cultural setlist and performance, she will deliver a night of entertainment filled with culture, music, dance, and Okinawan vibes.
Han Beyli is a bass player, singer, and composer whose music seamlessly glides across ethnic, jazz, world, and R&B sounds, connected by intricate rhythms and beautiful improvisation.
Chinese singer-songwriter and arranger Kailin Zhong and her band present a set of original R&B, neo-soul, and pop songs. This recital will feature both electronic and Chinese traditional instruments.
ÁBI (Abigail) is the front woman of a Boston, Massachusetts–based alternative/R&B/pop band composed of seven musicians (including herself). Since 2016, she has written and created honest and authentic music.
Claudia Medina, a Peruvian saxophone player and composer, will perform a set of original music and covers of Peruvian songs, fused with jazz and Latin American rhythms.
Born in Shanghai, China, and raised in Toronto, Canada, pop/R&B vocalist PIAO unravels more of her original music along with soulful covers. Her charming, heartfelt, and dynamic performances reflect the world as she experiences it.
Junshu Zheng, a singer-songwriter from Dalian, China, will perform original compositions and cover songs in a mixture of genres, including pop, R&B, and electronic dance music.
Vlade Guigni and his band keep searching for new ideas to present in a contemporary jazz concept.
Dominican drummer Ivanna Cuesta Gonzalez presents original songs and tunes by Branford Marsalis, Kendrick Scott, and others, featuring arrangements influenced by Dominican music and modern jazz.
Haitian singer and music therapist Aschvath Dalien will showcase a set of original compositions and covers from pop, R&B, kompa, and gospel genres.
Guitarist Ben Suarez, a native of Miami, Florida, presents a wide range of music from fusion to R&B to rock. The show will feature a mixture of originals and covers.
For his senior recital, John Michael Bradford showcases his versatility in jazz and funk, as well as original compositions and arrangements.
For his senior recital and grand finale at Berklee College of Music, Yusuf Roshd and his cohorts perform an intense program of fusion jazz, rock, and a few surprises.
Danish singer-songwriter Anna Christensen presents her senior recital, featuring music by some of her favorite artists, including Beyoncé and Jessie J, as well as original compositions.
Led by guitarist Rihards Kolmanis, Near Light Project will perform original compositions and arrangements in a variety of genres, including jazz, fusion, and EDM.
In his senior recital, Japanese bassist and composer Masaaki Saito will present original compositions and arrangements in the style of contemporary jazz.