Events

Metal Guitar Night

Monday / March 25, 2019 / 7:15 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Led by faculty guitarist Joe Stump, top metal guitar talent from Berklee College of Music will be featured in a night filled with fierce riffage and shred guitar pyrotechnics.
Admission: Free

Lenny Fest

Tuesday / April 2, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Lenny Fest, a celebration of the music of legendary guitarist Lenny Breau, features virtuosic fingerstyle guitarist John Knowles and award-winning documentaries by Breau’s daughter, Emily Hughes.
Admission: Free

Kael Wu: Electric Pulse

Tuesday / April 2, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Guitarist Kael Wu performs a set of guitar-driven instrumental music, featuring covers and original compositions in rock, fusion, and metal genres.
Admission: Free

Lenny Fest

Wednesday / April 3, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Lenny Fest, a celebration of the music of legendary guitarist Lenny Breau, features virtuosic fingerstyle guitarist John Knowles and award-winning documentaries by Breau’s daughter, Emily Hughes.
Admission: Free

Santiago Arias-Rozo’s Senior Recital: Canvas Live

Wednesday / April 3, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Colombian composer and guitar principal Santiago Arias-Rozo presents Canvas Live, a performance based on visual art and media with styles ranging from jazz and contemporary classical to ambient and aleatoric music.
Admission: Free

Cole Szilagyi

Wednesday / April 3, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Joined by special guests, New York City–based guitarist Cole Szilagyi performs original compositions and covers that encapsulate his time at Berklee College of Music.
Admission: Free

Jaehun

Thursday / April 4, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
For his senior recital, guitarist Jaehun Kim and his band present an evening of compositions and covers in the blues, soul, and funk genres.
Admission: Free

Sangrok Park: The Journey of My Life

Friday / April 5, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Singer and guitarist Sangrok Park shares the journey of his life with music inspired by blues, country, and fingerstyle guitar.
Admission: Free

Ben Suarez’s Senior Recital

Monday / April 8, 2019 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
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.
Admission: Free

JP Donelan Plays Jazz Composition

Wednesday / April 10, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Guitarist JP Donelan performs original jazz pieces written over the past four years.
Admission: Free

4M11—Biet

Thursday / April 11, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Thai guitarist and shred master Ting and bandmates present a special performance, combining fusion and progressive metal.
Admission: Free

The Noises in My Head: Manuel Barbara’s Senior Recital

Friday / April 12, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Manuel Barbara presents his senior recital, featuring an evening of fast guitars and heavy metal.
Admission: Free

Rodrigo Domingues Moreira

Tuesday / April 16, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Brazilian guitarist Rodrigo Domingues Moreira performs a set of songs that celebrate hard bop American music made in the mid-1950s.
Admission: Free

Kris Wong’s Senior Recital

Tuesday / April 16, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Kris Wong ends his Berklee College of Music career with a concert featuring his band, the Canvas Collective.
Admission: Free

Joe Knecht

Wednesday / April 17, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
For his senior recital, guitarist Joe Knecht presents an hour of rock and metal music.
Admission: Free

Tristan Jantz’s Senior Recital

Thursday / April 18, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Tristan Jantz and friends invite you to enjoy an eclectic mix of jazz, R&B, pop, rock, and singer-songwriter tunes by various composers.
Admission: Free

Carter Wilson

Thursday / April 18, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Carter Wilson presents a collection of his favorite songs, ranging from jazz standards to R&B classics.
Admission: Free

Craig Harley Schmuhl: Hate Storm Annihilation

Friday / April 19, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Craig Harley Schmuhl and his band Hate Storm Annihilation perform an hour of punishing death metal, featuring blast beats, aggressive riffing, and gutturals.
Admission: Free

Algren Rogers: A History of Me

Tuesday / April 23, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Algren Rogers performs A History of Me, a one-hour performance featuring music spanning his journey from beginner guitarist to Berklee College of Music graduate.
Admission: Free

Trevor Martin’s Senior Recital

Thursday / April 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Guitarist and composer Trevor Martin presents original compositions and arrangements in an array of music from modern funk to progressive rock.
Admission: Free

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Past Events

Camilo Velez: From Another Place

Friday / March 15, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Colombian singer-songwriter and producer Camilo Velez performs a set of original music influenced by the music of his childhood and more recent experiences.
Admission: Free

Emiliano Santoro’s Recital

Thursday / March 14, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
In his recital, guitarist Emiliano Santoro will present original music in a combination of rock, fusion, and pop styles.
Admission: Free

Guitar Clinic with Leni Stern

Wednesday / March 13, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Leni Stern ’80 is a guitarist who fuses jazz and world music into compositions and a sound that is uniquely her own.
Admission: Free

Meryl Rudy

Friday / March 8, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Guitarist Meryl Rudy and her seven-piece folk, indie/rock, rap, and jazz group will showcase her original music.
Admission: Free

Guitar Night: R&B/Funk Showcase

Thursday / March 7, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Guitar professor Thaddeus Hogarth presents six stellar guitarists leading their bands in a program of R&B/funk originals and covers.
Admission: Free

Matt Sewell Quartet

Thursday / March 7, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Guitarist Matt Sewell presents his senior recital.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Brazilian Guitar Trio

Wednesday / March 6, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds. Guitarist Lucas Santos and his trio present Brazilian and jazz tunes.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: James Reed Presents Views from Neptune

Monday / March 4, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Guitarist James Reed presents Views from Neptune, a student-led band from Boston, Massachusetts.
Admission: Free

Misha Bogomolov: ArtHouse

Monday / March 4, 2019 / 2:55 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Misha Bogomolov, a world traveler, musician, thinker, and poet, joins friends to fuse various styles into songs with intense lyrical content, taking listeners on an emotional journey. 
Admission: Free

Voting Yes Recital

Friday / March 1, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Voting Yes is a Boston, Massachusetts–based alternative rock band with influences ranging from jazz to classical to pop-punk to Rick and Morty.
Admission: Free

Chris Nifong’s Senior Recital

Thursday / February 28, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
In his senior recital, guitarist Chris Nifong presents original compositions. 
Admission: Free

Weisheng Wu: Over the Rainbow

Wednesday / February 27, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
For this recital, Weisheng Wu presents arrangements of covers, featuring several tunes that reflect the title of the performance in fusion and bossa genres. 
Admission: Free

Natsuki Jazz

Wednesday / February 20, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Natsuki Aihara is a Japanese guitarist, arranger, and composer. His first recital at Berklee will feature original compositions and jazz standard arrangements.
Admission: Free

Yong Yoon Kim

Tuesday / February 19, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Jazz composer and electronic musician Yong Yoon Kim and his band present original compositions and arrangements of various styles.
Admission: Free

Wednesday on a Tuesday Morning

Friday / February 15, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Come enjoy original music written and performed by Matthew Chapin. Experience an original flavor of modern jazz inspired by bands and icons such as Radiohead, Phish, Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Alex Sipiagin, and other progressive rock and jazz musicians.
Admission: Free

Jack Mauro: Chet Atkins Revived

Thursday / February 14, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
New York–born guitarist Jack Mauro and his trio perform ’20s and ’30s swing music in the style of Chet Atkins.
Admission: Free

Berklee’s Got Soul, Featuring Herbie Sings the Blues

Wednesday / February 13, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Herbie introduces Berklee’s Got Soul, a blues and jazz collaboration featuring up-and-coming musicians from Berklee College of Music.
Admission: Free

Unha e Carne: A Brazilian Guitar Night

Wednesday / February 13, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Brazilian guitarist Hugo Alves performs a solo evening of Brazilian music. His influences include Guinga, Dominguinhos, Hélio Delmiro, Marcus Tardelli, and Chico Buarque. Alves will perform his own arrangements and interpretations of unique songs.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Sounds & Scenarios

Wednesday / February 13, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds. Boston alternative act Sounds & Scenarios will perform a high-energy set of original music filled with catchy hooks and impressive musicianship. 
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Ira Klein and Kat McLevey

Tuesday / February 12, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Ira Klein and Kat McLevey present their musical friendship through original compositions and covers.
Admission: Free

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