Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Located in the 1140 Boylston Street building, the Oliver Colvin Recital Hall is an 86-seat venue at the heart of Berklee's performance action. The venue hosts hundreds of events each year, including faculty concerts, senior concerts, and visiting artist clinics and master classes. Most Berklee students lead their first concert in this hall and it is their introduction to performing at the college. Events are free and open to the public, giving the Boston community an opportunity to hear the rich and diverse talent that resides on campus.

 

Small Band Jazz Ensemble

Monday / April 22, 2019 / 1:45 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Neal Smith, associate professor in the Percussion Department, presents the Small Band Jazz Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Latin Jazz Originals Ensemble

Monday / April 22, 2019 / 3:15 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Leo Blanco, assistant professor in the Piano Department, presents the Latin Jazz Originals Ensemble.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Merengue and Bachata Ensemble

Monday / April 22, 2019 / 4:45 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

CANCELED: This event has been canceled.
Ricardo Monzon, professor in the Percussion Department, presents the Merengue and Bachata Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Kumpei Iki’s Senior Recital

Monday / April 22, 2019 / 7:05 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Japanese jazz clarinetist Kumpei Iki performs a set of swing jazz tunes and original compositions.

Admission: Free

R&B Jam Band Ensemble

Tuesday / April 23, 2019 / 4:45 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

John Funkhouser, a professor in the Ear Training Department, presents the R&B Jam Band Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Take It to the Limit: A Tribute to the Eagles

Tuesday / April 23, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Drum set principal Luke Appleton-Webster is joined by a tight band to take on the timeless music of the Eagles, featuring selections from the band’s classic albums.

Admission: Free

Latin/Afro-Cuban Jazz Ensemble

Wednesday / April 24, 2019 / 1:45 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Rebecca Cline, an associate professor in the Ensemble Department, presents the Latin/Afro-Cuban Jazz Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Small Band Jazz Ensemble

Wednesday / April 24, 2019 / 3:15 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Lello Molinari, a professor in the Ensemble Department, presents the Small Band Jazz Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Big Band Jazz Ensemble

Wednesday / April 24, 2019 / 4:45 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

John Pierce, a professor in the Ensemble Department, presents the Big Band Jazz Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Rosina Scampino’s Senior Recital

Wednesday / April 24, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Drummer Rosina Scampino presents her senior recital.

Admission: Free

Latin/Afro-Cuban Styles Ensemble

Thursday / April 25, 2019 / 1:45 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Rebecca Cline, an associate professor in the Ensemble Department, presents the Latin/Afro-Cuban Styles Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Cedar Walton Ensemble

Thursday / April 25, 2019 / 3:15 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Marcello Pellitteri, a professor in the Ensemble Department, presents the Cedar Walton Ensemble.

Admission: Free

R&B/Funk Ensemble

Thursday / April 25, 2019 / 4:45 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Winston Maccow, an associate professor in the Ensemble Department, presents the R&B/Funk Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Jason Buo-Shu Huang’s Senior Recital

Thursday / April 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Taiwanese bamboo flutist and singer-songwriter Jason Buo-Shu Huang presents a fusion of world music, mandopop, and contemporary jazz with good friends.

Admission: Free

Django Reinhardt/Gypsy Jazz Ensemble

Friday / April 26, 2019 / 1:45 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Jason Anick, an assistant professor in the String Department, presents the Django Reinhardt/Gypsy Jazz Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Directed Study Ensemble

Friday / April 26, 2019 / 3:15 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Bruno Raberg, a professor in the Ensemble Department, presents the Directed Study Ensemble. 

Admission: Free

ECM/Free Jazz Ensemble

Friday / April 26, 2019 / 4:45 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Bruno Raberg, a professor in the Ensemble Department, presents the ECM/Free Jazz Ensemble.

Admission: Free

Hojoong Yoo Group

Friday / April 26, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

For his senior recital, South Korean guitarist Hojoong Yoo will perform original compositions and arranged songs.

Admission: Free

Brazilian Ensemble

Monday / April 29, 2019 / 1:45 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Fernando Brandao, a professor in the Ensemble Department, presents the Brazilian Ensemble.

Admission: Free

South American Folkloric Music Ensemble

Monday / April 29, 2019 / 3:15 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Leo Blanco, an assistant professor in the Piano Department, presents the South American Folkloric Music Ensemble.

Admission: free

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