David Friend Recital Hall
The David Friend Recital Hall, located in the Genko Uchida building at 921 Boylston Street, is a 160-capacity semicircular performance space with a horseshoe-shaped balcony, designed by architect Shizuo Harada.
Students from Jeannie Gagné's Rehearsal Techniques for Vocalists class perform a blend of original and classic songs with an all-star rhythm section.
Students enrolled in Berklee Marimba Ensembles I, II, and III; Marimba in Mixed Chamber Ensembles; and Marimba Transcriptions & Repertoire Lab will perform a wide variety of music, featuring marimba, vibraphone, other percussion, and other instruments.
Nine of Berklee's best vocalists present a lively pre-holiday concert of ballads, chanteys, and jigs from the British Isles, accompanied by an eight-piece Celtic band.
Groovalicious, directed by Gwen Leathers, showcases the talent and musicianship of students from the Voice Department.
The Berklee String Department is excited to present String Fling, a biannual student showcase series that highlights student groups featuring string players.
Jeannie Gagné's Pop/Rock/Country Vocal Ensemble performs original and classic tunes with an all-star rhythm section.
This performance features classical music involving piano and other instruments, as well as piano duet.
Students in Peter Eldridge’s Before and After class present a showcase of arrangements developed over the semester with a full rhythm section, including Eldridge on piano.
The Berklee Jerry Reed/Chet Atkins Guitar Ensemble is dedicated to the instrumental compositions of Reed, as recorded alone and in collaboration with his mentor, Atkins.
Join us for an end-of-the-year celebration with faculty member Mimi Rabson's Funkestra.
This immersive dance theater piece is choreographed by Brian McGinnis.
Enjoy an evening of original works by faculty from the Composition Department at Berklee College of Music.
A Mexican rock drummer in his second year at Berklee, Axl Colt gives an energetic show with pop punk roots merged with their Latin origins, performing original songs in Spanglish.
Carla Restivo is an alto and soprano saxophone player from Sicily, Italy. The Paula Project, a band dedicated to Restivo’s grandmother, performs original compositions in a mix of musical genres, including contemporary jazz, hip-hop, and Latin.
Enjoy world premieres by Richard Carrick for large ensemble, featuring Berklee College of Music student performers and special guests.
Berklee College of Music faculty guitarist Nick Grondin leads a concert of jazz interpretations of James Taylor’s deep and intricate songs, with original music inspired by related themes.
This concert, the 10th in the series, features Guitar Department faculty in solo and duo contexts. Department chair emeritus Larry Baione and assistant chair Kim Perlak will share the stage with colleagues who perform in classical, jazz, fingerstyle, folk, slide, rock, and blues styles.
Visiting Artist George Lewis coaches the Neither/Nor Composing Ensemble on its recent works.
The Sugar Road focuses on how the commodity of sugar helped shape the music and culture of the Americas. This four-hour, multidisciplinary event involves dance, music, and lectures from each of the cultures represented along the Sugar Road.
The Berklee Greek Music Ensemble will perform traditional music from various regions of Greece. Dancers will perform with the ensemble to illustrate the strong connection between Greek music and dance.