Events

Lachie Day: Looking Forward

Wednesday / December 11, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Trumpeter Lachlan “Lachie” Day presents his final recital performance at Berklee College of Music, joined by a band of musicians from around the world.
Admission: Free

Devina and Friends: Three-Part Genre Infusion

Monday / January 27, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Trumpet player and vocalist Devina Boughton showcases three groups in a myriad of genres, including original compositions and arrangements. They will artfully infuse the trumpet in everything from folk/rock to high energy ska/jazz.
Admission: Free

Al Natale Brass Scholarship Concert

Tuesday / February 11, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
The Al Natale Brass Scholarship Concert is an annual performance by Berklee College of Music brass students who are competing to receive monetary awards.
Admission: Free

Past Events

Will Mallard’s Senior Recital

Friday / November 1, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
American trumpeter and composer Will Mallard presents a concert of original music inspired by the peace and chaos that coexist in our lives.
Admission: Free

Xuanyue ‘Bear’ Liu: The Maiden Flight

Thursday / October 24, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Xuanyue “Bear” Liu, a Chinese trumpeter, leads a group that includes a violinist and a rapper to showcase a fusion of traditional Chinese music and jazz, original compositions, and arrangements of jazz classics.
Admission: Free

Cube

Wednesday / October 23, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Cube, a pop-up collaboration that seeks to transport listeners through music, performs mostly original material and improvised jams that are never alike.
Admission: Free

Berklee Brass Special Guest Concert

Monday / October 21, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Join us for an exciting evening of music as Berklee Brass features a special guest artist, along with winners of the jazz competition for student brass players at Berklee College of Music.
Admission: Free
Brass Showcase featuring Steve Davis

Brass Showcase with Steve Davis

Monday / October 21, 2019 / 3:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Enjoy an afternoon of jazz and classical brass music, featuring Berklee College of Music student brass groups. Charlie Lewis, Marshall Gilkes, and John Faieta are the directors.
Admission: Free

Steve Davis Master Class

Monday / October 21, 2019 / 12:30 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Join jazz trombonist Steve Davis for a master class.
Admission: Free

Daniel ‘Sky’ Szczepanski: Senior Recital in the Sky

Friday / August 16, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Trumpetist Daniel “Sky” Szczepanski’s senior recital features original compositions inspired and composed during his time at Berklee College of Music. The concert will showcase contemporary jazz, among many other styles.
Admission: Free

Becca Shrand’s Senior Recital

Friday / April 19, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
If you have never seen a tuba player front a show, don’t miss Becca Shrand’s senior recital.
Admission: Free

Ethan Santos’s Senior Recital

Friday / April 19, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
In his senior recital, Ethan Santos will showcase original compositions, as well as influences in jazz, hip-hop, soul, and more.
Admission: Free

Jasmine Sloane’s Senior Trombone Recital

Thursday / April 18, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Canadian trombonist Jasmine Sloane presents the culmination of her experience at Berklee College of Music with a diverse program that showcases her love of jazz, classical, and contemporary styles.
Admission: Free

Brian Freedman's Senior Recital

Wednesday / April 17, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Boston-based trombonist Brian Freedman will perform a variety of music genres in different ensemble settings. 
Admission: Free

Max Acree: The Legend of Excalibur

Friday / April 12, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Improviser/trombonist Max Acree and his quartet present a concert of original music.
Admission: Free

JMB Caf Show, Part II

Tuesday / April 9, 2019 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
For his senior recital, John Michael Bradford showcases his versatility in jazz and funk, as well as original compositions and arrangements.
Admission: Free

Dean Scarlett Plays Whatever He Wants

Monday / April 8, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
For his senior recital, Dean Scarlett presents original music for large jazz ensemble. Scarlett is influenced by jazz greats such as Thad Jones, Bob Brookmeyer, and Sammy Nestico, as well as writers outside the big-band idiom such as Frank Zappa, Marty O’Donnell, the Brecker Brothers, and Weather Report.
Admission: Free

Berklee Brass Showcase

Wednesday / April 3, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Enjoy an evening of jazz and classical music performed by students from the Brass Department of Berklee College of Music and special guest trumpeter Keyon Harrold.
Admission: Free

Al Natale Competition Finals for Brass

Tuesday / February 19, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
The Al Natale Competition is an annual concert given by Berklee College of Music brass students who are competing for scholarship money, thanks to a generous gift from Al Natale, a longstanding member of the Boston community.
Admission: Free

Daniel “Sky” Szczepanski: Interlude to the Sky Summit

Friday / January 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Trumpeter Daniel “Sky” Szczepanski presents original compositions.
Admission: Free

Brandon Lin: Letters That I Never Sent

Tuesday / December 11, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
In his senior recital, trombonist Brandon Lin will share a set of mostly original compositions that deal with emotional frustration, yearning, fantasy, and growth.
Admission: Free