Events

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Anastassiya Petrova: Organica

Thursday / February 7, 2019 / 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

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

Lyanne Low

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

Riwal

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Past Events

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

Yohan Go’s Senior Recital

Thursday / November 29, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
In his senior recital, pianist Yohan Go and his band will perform standards and original compositions.
Admission: Free

Seulah Noh Jazz Orchestra: Arrogant or Elegant

Tuesday / November 27, 2018 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
In her last recital at Berklee College of Music, Korean pianist and composer/arranger Seulah Noh presents new originals and arrangements in a combination of classical, jazz, and fusion.
Admission: Free

Ido Haimovich’s Senior Recital

Tuesday / November 27, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Israeli pianist Ido Haimovich presents his senior recital at Berklee College of Music, featuring original music and wonderful guests.
Admission: Free

Hide the Trio Project

Friday / November 9, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Hideaki Ura presents original pieces designed to push the limit of his musical ability in jazz, fusion, and rock.
Admission: Free

Steve Hunt and Elektrik Market

Friday / November 9, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Steve Hunt (former member of the Allan Holdsworth Band and now a professor in the Piano Department at Berklee College of Music) and Elektrik Market will perform selections from the band’s new album, Attraction.
Admission: Free

Hatsune Hirakura Fabulous Trio +1

Monday / November 5, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Hatsune Hirakura presents original compositions and jazz standard arrangements.
Admission: Free

Folk Fairy Tales

Monday / November 5, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Almira Izumchensky presents a mix of classical, original, and fusion music.
Admission: Free

Jeongweon Lee II

Friday / November 2, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Jeongweon Lee presents orginal songs influenced by classical music, gospel, and jazz.
Admission: Free

Jakob Landry: Piano Recital

Thursday / November 1, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Jakob Landry presents a concert of baroque, classical, and romantic piano music from Bach to Liszt, as well as newly composed, original music.
Admission: Free

Wilfie Williams Trio

Thursday / November 1, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
The Wilfie Williams Trio performs repertoire from Mulgrew Miller, Kenny Garrett, and other contemporary jazz artists.
Admission: Free

Eunike Tanzil Sextet

Wednesday / October 31, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Eunike Tanzil presents arrangements and compositions, with a fun blend of classical, jazz, and traditional Indonesian music.
Admission: Free

Briana Washington: Live Debut

Tuesday / October 30, 2018 / 10:00 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Briana Washington presents original R&B, jazz, and soul, connecting the music of the past and present.
Admission: Free

Karen Shiraishi Trio and Guests

Tuesday / October 30, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Karen Shiraishi and her trio play standards, originals, and tunes by Wayne Shorter and Thelonious Monk.
Admission: Free

Togetherness

Monday / October 29, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Riwal Perchoc presents original music and arrangements performed by a hybrid jazz/chamber ensemble.
Admission: Free

Brandon Xue's Classical Jazz Quartet

Friday / October 26, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Pianist Brandon Xue and his quartet will present a selection of Western classical music from the common practice period in a jazz setting.
Admission: Free

Joy Shechter Quintet

Friday / October 12, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Joy Shechter and his quintet present original compositions and arrangements of folk music.
Admission: Free

Fryderyk Hoang Dong: Too Many Notes

Wednesday / October 10, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Fryderyk Hoang Dong will present original music and arrangements inspired by his favorite artists.
Admission: Free

Pedro Osuna Ardoy: Poetics of Space

Monday / October 8, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
A painter, a dancer, a string quartet, and a composer at the piano will join forces to create an immersive interdisciplinary experience, using music and live painting to explore space and emotion.
Admission: Free

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