Events

Ethan Santos

Wednesday / February 28, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
In his first recital as a leader at Berklee, Ethan Santos will feature original compositions and arrangements of music by McCoy Tyner, Ferdinand David, Elliot Mason, and others.
Admission: Free

Jeremy Alvarez: Jazz, Soul, and Everything in Between

Wednesday / March 14, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Jeremy Alvarez's recital will feature some of his favorite musicians at Berklee. He and his band will play jazz, soul, and Afro-Caribbean music from some of his favorite artists.
Admission: Free

Roman G and the Empire

Friday / March 16, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Roman Gonzales presents an ensemble with a very different take on instrumental music, featuring a unique mix of jazz, rock, hip-hop, and ska.
Admission: Free

Orlando Latorre: Recovery of a Society

Monday / April 9, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
For his senior recital, Orlando Latorre will discover the roots of Puerto Rico, featuring bomba, plena, salsa, and jazz.
Admission: Free

Scott Bell: A Family Affair

Monday / April 30, 2018 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Performing with friends and family members, Scott Bell showcases a wide range of musical styles, including classical, jazz, funk, hip-hop, and R&B.
Admission: Free

Will Trueblood Presents: The Workers

Friday / May 4, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
In his senior recital, Will Trueblood presents a concert focused on a core value: the hard-working musician.
Admission: Free

Past Events

Jay Hoon Ryu: Time Stands

Friday / February 23, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Trumpet principal Jay Hoon Ryu presents a mixture of standards and modern tunes, focusing especially on compositions of past and current trumpet players. 
Admission: Free

Jazz in China

Friday / February 23, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Li Xiaochuan is a professor of trumpet at Shanghai Conservatory and one of China’s most recognized jazz trumpet players and composers. He will perform with the Doug Johnson Trio and discuss the history of jazz in China up to the present day.
Admission: Free

Al Natale Scholarship Performance

Thursday / February 22, 2018 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
In honor of a generous donation from New England brass giant Al Natale, three of Berklee's most talented brass students will exhibit their skills in pursuit of the annual Al Natale Brass Scholarship.
Admission: Free

Kaya Meller Quartet

Wednesday / February 14, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Kaya Meller formed her quartet—which features trumpet, piano, double bass, and drums—in 2015 while studying in Austria.
Admission: Free

Andrija Gavrilovic: Different Time

Tuesday / February 13, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Andrija Gavrilovic presents music he has composed since moving to Boston, featuring a mix of contemporary jazz and Balkan melodies and rhythms.
Admission: Free

Alan Hsiao and a Sham

Monday / January 29, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Alan Hsiao and his band, a Sham, return to the Berklee stage for a final recital featuring a mix of jazz standards, popular classics, and originals.
Admission: Free

Berklee Brass Showcase

Monday / November 13, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Enjoy an evening of music performed by brass students at Berklee College of Music.
Admission: Free

Brandon Lin: Original Tunes

Friday / October 27, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Trombonist Brandon Lin presents his original tunes.
Admission: Free

Jon Weidley: Memoirs

Tuesday / October 24, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
This is Jon Weidley's second recital as a leader, featuring new material played by Berklee's finest.
Admission: Free

Harmony Department Jazz Orchestra

Tuesday / October 17, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
The faculty of the Harmony Department at Berklee will present original compositions and arrangements for jazz orchestra.
Admission: Free

José Villa: Canciones de M.A.S.

Tuesday / October 10, 2017 / 8:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Trumpeter/pianist José Villa presents a tribute, featuring original arrangements, to iconic Latin artist Marco Antonio Solís.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Suzu's Terrible, Horrible Evening Party, Vol. 5

Monday / September 11, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds. Cosplay trombone player Suzuyakko (Suzuko Hori) will perform her originals, arrangements, and covers with talented musicians at her last recital at Berklee.
Admission: Free

Milissa Maxin's Tuba Senior Recital

Wednesday / August 9, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Milissa Maxin's senior recital features a brass bash and tuba with an excellent selection of different pieces.
Admission: Free

An Evening with the Olson Pingrey Quartet

Thursday / July 27, 2017 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
The Olson Pingrey Quartet (a.k.a. the OPQ) is led by the husband and wife team of Randy Pingrey and Kathy Olson. 
Admission: Free

Suzu's Terrible Horrible Night Party

Tuesday / July 11, 2017 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Japanese cosplay trombone player Suzuko Hori will perform her original musical theater songs and arrangements of standard tunes with her Terrible Horrible Band.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Christian Conti's Senior Recital

Tuesday / March 14, 2017 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled due to the weather. This site will be updated as additional information becomes available. Christian Conti bids farewell to Berklee College of Music with an eclectic quintet that he plays with at Wally's Cafe, as well as a big band orchestra, showcasing some of his arrangements of popular songs. 
Admission: Free

Suzu's Terrible Horrible Evening Party

Wednesday / March 8, 2017 / 5:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Suzu's Terrible Horrible show is back! Suzuko Hori, a cosplay trombone player from Japan, will hold her third recital at Berklee. 
Admission: Free