Events

Giorgio Albanese Group

Tuesday / October 22, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
With performances that alternate between original compositions and reinterpretations of jazz standards, the Giorgio Albanese Group seeks to explore sounds and utilize them within the timbral alchemy of contemporary jazz.
Admission: Free

Indiana Heights

Thursday / October 24, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Indiana Heights, a five-piece, progressive rock/fusion group based in Boston, Massachusetts, combines the styles of Steely Dan, Billy Joel, and the Beatles into a nostalgic yet unique sound.
Admission: Free

The Prelati Project

Monday / October 28, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
In a collaborative effort between outstanding musicians from around the globe, composer Vittoria Prelati presents an hour of original songs.
Admission: Free

Cerra and Walia Collective Presents Uzeb

Wednesday / October 30, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Italian vibraphonist Samuel Cerra joins one of his best friends, guitarist Pritesh Walia, in a tribute to Uzeb.
Admission: Free

Leumas Acoustic Band

Wednesday / October 30, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Vibraphone player Samuel Cerra presents a set of original funk and fusion tunes inspired by the culture and music of Leumas Acoustic Band members.
Admission: Free

Sebastián Soto’s Senior Recital

Monday / November 4, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Mexican drummer Sebastián Soto performs jazz, featuring arrangements and originals, that inspired him throughout his time at Berklee College of Music.
Admission: Free

Linan Li: Plan No. 1,197

Tuesday / November 12, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Linan Li and his band perform original songs with electronic elements.
Admission: Free

CoyotL Records

Tuesday / November 12, 2019 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Mixing Spanish warmth with American hip-hop and pop production techniques, MarkL and his band express themselves through melodic lines that resemble R&B with a flamenco flavor.
Admission: Free

Yuta Fukuhara and Friends

Wednesday / November 13, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Drummer and composer Yuta Fukuhara presents a set of original compositions and arrangements of covers in jazz styles.
Admission: Free

Qingyao Cui: Bamboo Tree

Friday / November 15, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Bamboo Tree, an electronic music duo led by drum set principal Qingyao Cui, presents organic electronic music.
Admission: Free

John’s Funk House

Monday / December 2, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Italian drummer Steven Viol presents tasty grooves and spicy solos with the R&B/Funk Ensemble, led by Berklee College of Music ear training professor John Funkhouser.
Admission: Free

Yohei Kambe: Henken’s Habit

Tuesday / December 10, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Yohei Kambe and his jam band play funk and jazz music.
Admission: Free

Soojin Park: Work in Progress

Friday / December 13, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Joined by her favorite musicians, drummer Soojin Park performs her senior recital, featuring jazz standards and arrangements of pop songs with a jazz flavor.
Admission: Free

Berklee Marimba Concert

Monday / December 16, 2019 / 3:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
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.
Admission: Free

Frank Giampietro’s Senior Recital

Monday / December 16, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Drummer Frank Giampietro presents a night of rock, funk, and jazz fusion, featuring incredible musicians with whom he has had the pleasure of working throughout his time at Berklee College of Music.
Admission: Free

Berklee Marimba Concert

Monday / May 4, 2020 / 3:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Students perform small ensemble works in a variety of styles centering on mallet percussion instruments.
Admission: Free

Past Events

Hyunjik Lee

Friday / October 18, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Drum set principal Hyunjik Lee presents Latin and standard jazz tunes with his band.
Admission: Free

Zach Danziger: Drum Set Clinic 4

Thursday / October 3, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Zach Danziger, Avedis Zildjian 2019 Artist in Residence, presents the fourth of four drum set clinics.
Admission: Free

Zach Danziger: Drum Set Clinic 3

Thursday / October 3, 2019 / 11:00 a.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Zach Danziger, Avedis Zildjian 2019 Artist in Residence, presents the third of four drum set clinics.
Admission: Free

Zach Danziger: Drum Set Clinic 2

Wednesday / October 2, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Zach Danziger, Avedis Zildjian 2019 Artist in Residence, presents the second of four drum set clinics.
Admission: Free

Zach Danziger: Drum Set Clinic 1

Wednesday / October 2, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Zach Danziger, Avedis Zildjian 2019 Artist in Residence, presents the first of four drum set clinics.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Musical Practicing: Developing Drum Set Techniques

Tuesday / October 1, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Using original drum set compositions, Henrique De Almeida takes students on a musical journey that includes polyrhythms, Moeller technique, jazz coordination, and jazz fusion double-pedal integrations.
Admission: Free

Marcus Prince and Family Live

Monday / September 30, 2019 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Steel pan principal Marcus Prince presents an evening in which joy, love, peace, and gratitude will be portrayed through covers, arrangements, and originals of friends, family, and people he admires.
Admission: Free

Christian Koomey and INVI

Wednesday / September 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Christian Koomey presents an evening of high-energy metal, over-the-top playing, and fusion elements—with help from his band INVI.
Admission: Free

Henrique De Almeida: Agora Trio, Featuring Bruce Gertz and Kevin Harris

Wednesday / September 25, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Henrique De Almeida, an international drum set artist and associate professor of percussion at Berklee College of Music, joins forces with bass professor Bruce Gertz and assistant piano professor Kevin Harris to form The Agora Trio.
Admission: Free

Eunji’s Senior Recital

Tuesday / August 13, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
South Korean drummer Eunji “Lucy” You performs a set of jazz standards and contemporary pieces with her band, featuring the music of Wayne Shorter, Donald Brown, and Kenny Kirkland, among others.
Admission: Free

An Hour of Easy Listening with Crown Conscious

Tuesday / August 13, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Progressive metal band Crown Conscious presents a set of its original songs, featuring its debut EP performed in its entirety.
Admission: Free

Casey Scheuerell Quartet

Monday / August 12, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Casey Scheuerell, a drummer, composer, and percussion professor at Berklee College of Music, delivers a mix of jazz, funk, Brazilian, and Latin groove. Accompanying Scheuerell will be Bruce Gertz (bass), Gilson Schachnik (piano), and special guests.
Admission: Free

Jarrell Campbell: Vague Intentions

Thursday / August 1, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Jarrell Campbell performs a culmination of the experiences that have contributed to his playing style, as well as new arrangements.
Admission: Free

Chocolate Cigar Duo

Wednesday / July 24, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Lorne and Yifu present an electronic music night, combined with visual arts. The duo’s music varies from sound design–based aggressive dubstep to chill, downtempo trip-hop.
Admission: Free

Oscar Quilca: O Meu Brasil

Tuesday / July 23, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Drummer Oscar Quilca presents a tribute to his second home, featuring Brazilian music from the 1960s and ’70s by artists such as Edison Machado, Milton Banana, Hermeto Pascoal, and Jacob de Bandolim.
Admission: Free

Latin Vibes

Tuesday / July 16, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Vibraphonist Samuel Cerra performs a set of rearranged songs from the Latin repertoire.
Admission: Free

Axl Colt: Emo in Mexico

Monday / July 15, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
In a tribute to Mexican emo bands such as PXNDX, Allison, Division Minuscula, and Motel, Axl Colt and his band present a compilation of rock songs that were relevant to the country’s emo movement in the late 2000s.
Admission: Free

The HenJoSal Trio, Featuring Henrique De Almeida

Wednesday / July 10, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Henrique De Almeida, an international drum set artist, clinician, author, and Berklee College of Music professor, joins forces with jazz rock guitar virtuoso and associate professor Sal Difusco, as well as bassist and professor Joe Santerre for a set of exciting jazz rock.
Admission: Free

Gen Yoshimura Trio

Tuesday / July 2, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Gen Yoshimura, a drummer, composer, and arranger, will present an evening of jazz with his trio. 
Admission: Free

Berklee Marimba Concert

Monday / May 6, 2019 / 3:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
This concert, directed by marimba professor Nancy Zeltsman, will showcase many Berklee College of Music student groups playing a variety of musical styles, including classical, contemporary, jazz, and pop.
Admission: Free

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