Events

CANCELED: My Genre: Cecelia Cook’s Senior Recital

Thursday / April 9, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Violist Cecelia Cook presents a compilation of some of her favorite pieces that she has worked on at Berklee College of Music, including jazz standards, Celtic medleys, original compositions, and some good old Bach.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Rhiannon Ramsey-Brimberg’s Senior Recital

Friday / April 10, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Focusing on traditional Celtic tunes, lever harpist Rhiannon Ramsey-Brimberg presents a wide selection of music, including jazz and classical pieces.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Berklee String Fling

Monday / April 13, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. The String Department at Berklee College of Music is proud to present its spring String Fling, a showcase that allows string students to share their bands, personal performance projects, and/or departmental ensembles with the greater Berklee community.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Cecilia Vacanti: Folk Explorations

Monday / May 4, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Cecilia Vacanti highlights her time in the American Roots Music Program with an eclectic variety of fiddle and acoustic folk styles.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: The Funkestra

Monday / May 4, 2020 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Berklee College of Music associate professor Mimi Rabson presents the Funkestra, featuring a fun evening of familiar music played by string-playing friends.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Leng Bian

Wednesday / May 6, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Accompanied by her electronic orchestra, Leng Bian, a harpist, songwriter, and composer, will perform classical, contemporary, and original work.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Classical String Chamber Music

Wednesday / May 6, 2020 / 1:20 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. This evening of string chamber music performed by Berklee students includes a varied repertoire such as quartets by Shostakovich, Debussy, Mozart, and Beethoven, as well as original student compositions.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Satellite of Qantara: A Musical Expedition

Wednesday / May 6, 2020 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Qantara, which means arch in Arabic, brings to life a vision for the fusion of world jazz, Middle Eastern, western classical, and Latin American music in a way that transcends the boundaries of genre and geography.
Admission: Free

Past Events

CANCELED: Ella Jordan’s Senior Recital

Thursday / April 2, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Fiddler and singer Ella Jordan celebrates friends and music as she ends her time at Berklee College of Music, paying tribute to her Texas roots while exploring modern acoustic sounds.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Serena Z

Tuesday / March 31, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Serena Z will perform original songs, music from the Lady Gaga Ensemble, and classical works.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Mandolin Mashup

Monday / March 30, 2020 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Don’t miss this annual Berklee celebration of mandolins, in all their forms, played by students and faculty. The performance features mandolins, mandolas, fiddles, and guitars, with styles ranging from Bach to bluegrass and jazz.
Admission: Free

Awa Jazz

Thursday / March 12, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Accompanied by fabulous musicians, violinist and vocalist Awa Jazz presents a repertoire of jazz, gypsy jazz, Latin-style pieces, and original compositions.
Admission: Free

Luke Scheidemantle’s Senior Recital

Friday / March 6, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
For his senior recital, Luke Scheidemantle and his band will showcase multiple tunes from various genres.
Admission: Free

Jazz Violin Summit

Thursday / March 5, 2020 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Led by violinist Jason Anick, the Jazz Violin Summit showcases and celebrates the talents of jazz violin faculty and top students at Berklee College of Music.
Admission: Free

Harp Extravaganza XVIII

Monday / February 24, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Come join harpists in the String Department at Berklee College of Music for their annual student recital, Harp Extravaganza XVIII. They will present original compositions, classical and contemporary favorites, and play solo and with other instruments.
Admission: Free

Kilough & Co.

Wednesday / February 19, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Kilough & Co. is a folk and Americana band led by singer-songwriter Kilough. With influences from pop, rock, and country, the band creates a sound that is uniquely its own.
Admission: Free

Meiling Liu: Chinese-Fusion Crossover Improvisation Recital

Friday / February 14, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Guzheng player Meiling Liu presents a Chinese soul encounter with the Western music world.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Awa Jazz’s Senior Recital

Friday / February 14, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Accompanied by fabulous musicians, violinist and vocalist Awa Jazz presents a repertoire of jazz, gypsy jazz, Latin-style pieces, and original compositions.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Global Strings Ensemble in Performance

Tuesday / February 4, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. Directed by Beth Bahia Cohen, the Global Strings Ensemble presents a performance of traditional string music from various countries.
Admission: Free

Buttonwillow

Friday / January 31, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Buttonwillow navigates the uncharted waters of fiddle-ukulele duos with a blend of original music and obscure covers ranging from Django Reinhardt to Norwegian folk music.
Admission: Free

Berklee Global Strings Ensemble

Wednesday / December 18, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Enjoy a concert of traditional music for bowed strings from Greece, Turkey, Romania, Hungary, North Africa, and more.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Classical String Chamber Music

Wednesday / December 18, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: This event has been canceled. This program includes performances of classical string chamber music by composers such as Shostakovich, Mozart, and Mendelssohn, performed by Berklee College of Music student chamber music groups.
Admission: Free

21st Century String Band Ensembles

Monday / December 16, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
This concert features two ensembles coached by mandolinist Joe Walsh. One will play the music of the David Grisman Quintet, while the other will feature new tunes written this semester by students.
Admission: Free

Daniel Ko

Thursday / December 12, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Daniel Ko will perform music inspired by every city in which he has lived or visited. Like many students at Berklee, Ko comes from a multicultural background, and his goal for this recital is to capture the essence of all these cities.
Admission: Free

Satellite of Qantara: A Musical Expedition

Wednesday / November 20, 2019 / 7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Qantara, which means arch in Arabic, brings to life a vision for the fusion of world jazz, Middle Eastern, western classical, and Latin American music in a way that transcends the boundaries of genre and geography.
Admission: Free

CANCELED: Berklee String Fling

Tuesday / November 19, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds. The String Department at Berklee College of Music is proud to present its fall String Fling, a showcase that allows string students to share their bands, personal performance projects, and/or departmental ensembles with the greater Berklee community.
Admission: Free

Gelin Hau

Wednesday / November 6, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States
Gelin Hau leads a multicultural project with people from different parts of the world to create a unique musical experience, exploring genres such as Afro-Cuban, flamenco, plena, ballenato, and samba.
Admission: Free

Groove Clinic with Tracy Silverman

Wednesday / November 6, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States
Tracy Silverman, called “the greatest living exponent of the electric violin” by the BBC, leads a hands-on clinic on his revolutionary strum bowing method for strings. All are welcome; string principals are encouraged to bring their instruments and jam.
Admission: Free

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