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 enrolled in Marimba Ensembles 2 and 3, Marimba in Mixed Chamber Music Ensemble, and Marimba Transcriptions and Repertoire Lab perform a wide variety of music they have prepared throughout the semester. The performances are directed by Nancy Zeltsman.
Eight of Berklee College of Music’s finest vocalists present a musical journey through the British Isles, Ireland, and the Canadian Maritimes, featuring gorgeous ballads, bawdy tales, and rousing sea shanties. This preholiday celebration enlists the talents of a nine-piece Celtic band.
Hey Rim Jeon, associate professor in the Piano Department at Berklee College of Music, leads a solo piano concert featuring students from her course, Solo Piano Improvisations of Keith Jarrett, as well as from her private studio.
Students from Peter Eldridge’s Art of Reinvention class perform arrangements developed over the course of the semester with a full rhythm section and Eldridge on piano.
Enjoy beautiful piano ensemble music, from Bach through present day, led by Berklee College of Music professor Jennifer Elowsky-Fox.
Groovalicious, directed by Gwen Leathers, showcases the talent and musicianship of students from the Voice Department.
Enjoy a concert of traditional music for bowed strings from Greece, Turkey, Romania, Hungary, North Africa, and more.
Students from Peter Eldridge’s Vocal Perspectives of Songwriting class perform original tunes created from class assignments.
Fusion Nouveau, a band offering a blend of influences from early and contemporary fusion and classic horn band styles, presents the music of Bob Pilkington. Most of the band’s members are Berklee College of Music faculty.
Pianist Tim Ray presents a set of original compositions and arrangements from his new trio recording, which features John Patitucci on bass and Terri Lyne Carrington on drums.
Mivos Quartet performs a concert of new music.
The Ayn Inserto Jazz Orchestra, a local big band led by Berklee College of Music faculty member Ayn Inserto, will perform compositions by the bandleader and new arrangements of other compositions by women in jazz.
The Composition Department presents an evening of original works by faculty composers from Berklee College of Music.
The next installment in a series of concerts of music by trailblazing African American composers whose works challenge and enrich the classical canon, this concert is cosponsored by Africana Studies and the Voice Department.
Enjoy a concert of Mediterranean music featuring artists, students, and faculty from the region. The concert is led by two Mediterranean Music Institute leaders: artistic director Javier Limón and executive director Matthew Nicholl.
Jazz vocalists perform jazz standards from the Great American Songbook, accompanied by a Berklee College of Music faculty rhythm section of piano, bass, and drums.
The Zodiac Trio will present a concert of new music by faculty from Berklee College of Music, Boston Conservatory at Berklee, the New England Conservatory, and Tufts University.
Jubilee Spirit is back for another rich experience of African American pre-gospel choral singing, including everything from slaves songs and chants to SATB arrangements from the best of African American composers and arrangers.
The Jazz Composition Department at Berklee College of Music presents the Write of Spring concert, now in its 27th year, featuring exciting new music encompassing all realms of jazz.
Don't miss the Music Therapy Department's annual spring symposium.