Events

Aga Derlak

Thursday / February 21, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Polish jazz pianist and composer Aga Derlak performs original compositions with her trio and guests from the Berklee Global Jazz Institute.
Admission: Free

Papuna Sharikadze’s Senior Recital

Thursday / February 21, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Papuna Sharikadze’s senior recital features his all-star band and special arrangements of his original music.
Admission: Free

Kento Tsubosaka Trio, Featuring Charlie Lincoln and Bob Gullotti

Thursday / February 21, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Japanese pianist Kento Tsubosaka performs jazz with his trio, featuring Charlie Lincoln and Bob Gullotti.
Admission: Free

Wilfie Williams

Friday / February 22, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
The Wilfie Williams Sextet presents arrangements of contemporary, straight-ahead jazz repertoire.
Admission: Free

HD Trio

Monday / February 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Fryderyk Hoang presents a jazz repertoire along with original compositions.
Admission: Free

Takumi Kakimoto and Friends

Wednesday / February 27, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Composer and pianist Takumi Kakimoto will present recent compositions in various settings with top student musicians from Berklee College of Music.
Admission: Free

Wai Lam Zeng: We Are the World

Thursday / February 28, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
In the spirit of unity, this recital brings together performers from different countries to showcase their culture and identity.
Admission: Free

Ron Cha

Thursday / February 28, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Influenced by neo-soul, jazz and gospel music, Indian pianist/keyboardist/singer/producer Ron Cha presents original music and arrangements of his favorite songs.
Admission: Free

William So: Original Compositions

Friday / March 1, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Hong Kong composer William So features original compositions in the styles of contemporary classical and post-romanticism.
Admission: Free

Aaron Pereira: Myles Electric Quartet

Tuesday / March 5, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Aaron Pereira presents the Myles Electric Quartet, a traditional jazz ensemble with electronic timbres. The recital will feature drum and bass, techno, and pop.
Admission: Free

Sky Shin: La Milonga de Afternoon

Wednesday / March 6, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Composer Sky Shin presents—for the first time—original compositions and arrangements inspired by the tango from Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Admission: Free

Hey Rim Jeon and Friends

Wednesday / March 6, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Hey Rim Jeon, a pianist, composer, and associate professor in the Piano Department at Berklee College of Music, presents a concert featuring selections from her new album, Groovitude.
Admission: Free

Hatsune Hirao

Wednesday / March 13, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Hatsune Hirao presents original compositions.
Admission: Free

Yoko Suzuki Recital

Wednesday / March 13, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Japanese pianist Yoko Suzuki and her band present her original compositions and arrangements of jazz standards.
Admission: Free

Stewart Mitchell: Ah Golly Geez

Monday / March 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Stewart Mitchell and his friends present original songs. If you enjoy alternative rock, you will like this concert.
Admission: Free

Maddy Kong: Discover

Monday / March 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Maddy Kong presents an electronic music performance using the electronic digital instrument (EDI), special remixes, and dance anthems.
Admission: Free

Reboot: Hide the Trio Project

Wednesday / March 27, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Hideaki Ura presents the Hide the Trio Project, featuring Kevin Barber and Takuto Yamachika.
Admission: Free

Selena Jin: Spring Summer Autumn Winter

Thursday / March 28, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Piano principal and composer Selena Jin and her band present original compositions and arrangements of covers inspired by classical, contemporary, and impressionism, combined with pop music styles.
Admission: Free

Jon Sullivan’s Senior Recital

Friday / March 29, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Jon Sullivan and his band will perform a set of jazz fusion originals and covers.
Admission: Free

Jeong A Kim: Love

Friday / March 29, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Korean singer-songwriter Jeong A Kim presents her first recital with original songs, mostly in ballad and R&B styles.
Admission: Free

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Past Events

Tribute to Dream Theater’s Scenes from a Memory

Wednesday / February 20, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Junghwan Kim and his band Hell’s Chicken play tribute to Dream Theater’s concept album Scenes from a Memory. The band also will perform Kim’s original music.
Admission: Free

An Evening with Henry Mansfield

Wednesday / February 20, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist and songwriter Henry Mansfield presents an evening of solo entertainment. Featuring surprise guests, the show will fill an hour with laughter, sorrow, and everything in between.
Admission: Free

Nikolai Mishchenko and Way Beyond

Wednesday / February 20, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Nikolai Mishchenko, an award-winning jazz pianist and composer, features a style that combines traditional jazz roots and contemporary classical improvisations. At this concert, he will perform original compositions arranged for jazz trio and string quartet.
Admission: Free

Jason Park’s Sparkling Water

Tuesday / February 19, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Jason Park will present original, sparkling tunes influenced by jazz, fusion, and funk.
Admission: Free

Santiago Bertel: Latin American Contemplations

Friday / February 15, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Colombian pianist Santiago Bertel and his trio present original compositions and arrangements that aim to explore Latin American rhythms and dialects, fused with jazz and impressionist influences.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Riwal

Wednesday / February 13, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. The Riwal Chamber Band presents original compositions and arrangements by a hybrid jazz/chamber ensemble.
Admission: Free

Lyanne Low: Fragments

Monday / February 11, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Malaysian-born singer-songwriter Lyanne Low presents her first recital, featuring originals written over the course of her journey at Berklee College of Music, as well as covers of artists that have influenced her music and her growth. 
Admission: Free

Hidemi Akaiwa’s Quartet Project

Friday / February 8, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Japanese pianist Hidemi Akaiwa performs a set of original pieces and jazz standards in a combination of jazz, classical, global music, and even Japanese aesthetics.
Admission: Free

Joy Shechter Group

Wednesday / February 6, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Joy Shechter presents original jazz tunes inspired by folk music, and arrangements of folk music inspired by jazz.
Admission: Free

Andy Lo

Tuesday / February 5, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist and composer Andy Lo will present original compositions and arrangements.
Admission: Free

Lorenzo Bellini Trio

Friday / February 1, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Lorenzo Bellini, an Italian pianist, singer, and composer, presents a set of original songs and covers imbued with blues, soul, jazz, and pop. 
Admission: Free

Chenxi and Renzhi's Four-Hand Piano

Friday / January 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianists Chenxi and Renzhi present the four-hand piano work of Debussy and Mozart, along with solo tunes.
Admission: Free

Solo Piano Recital

Thursday / December 20, 2018 / 1:15 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Students of Neil Olmstead will perform in a solo piano recital of classical and jazz pieces. Works of Scriabin, Chopin, and Debussy will be presented, along with various jazz pieces by Bill Evans, Kenny Wheeler, and Miles Davis.
Admission: Free

Nick Ricks: Escape!

Thursday / December 20, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
Pianist, singer-songwriter, and composer Nick Ricks brings you an assortment of ear-tickling tunes, featuring original songs and arrangements.
Admission: Free

The Ensemble Pianist

Thursday / December 20, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
This performance features classical music involving piano and other instruments, as well as piano duet.
Admission: Free

The Music of Jarrett, Hancock, and Corea in Concert

Wednesday / December 19, 2018 / 1:30 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Piano faculty Tim Ray leads a concert of jazz selections made famous by the legendary jazz pianists and composers Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, and Keith Jarrett. 
Admission: Free

Solo Piano Improvisations of Keith Jarrett

Monday / December 17, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Hey Rim Jeon, associate professor in the Piano Department, leads a solo piano concert featuring students from her course, Solo Piano Improvisations of Keith Jarrett, as well as from her private studio.
Admission: Free

Anastassiya Petrova: Organica

Wednesday / December 12, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Anastassiya Petrova is a jazz pianist/organist from Kazakhstan and a participant in many international festivals (Italy, Bulgaria, Russia, and United States). Her influences include contemporary jazz pianists Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, and Brad Mehldau.
Admission: Free

Foo Jeng’s Senior Recital

Friday / November 30, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Foo Jeng presents an evening of original compositions and arrangements.
Admission: Free

New Piano Music

Friday / November 30, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Piano students of Stephany Tiernan present new works for solo piano. All students are pianists/composers who are performing their own compositions on acoustic piano, demonstrating a wide variety of stylistic influences.
Admission: Free

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