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.

 

CANCELED: Dakota Galley: ElaB NayR Relapses

Tuesday / February 21, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds.
Combining jazz, rock, and funk into an extended improvisational experience, ElaB NayR Relapses' sound is unique, melding the flute and the alto with a standard rhythm section. 

Admission: Free

The Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

William Guild's Tribute to John Mayer

Wednesday / February 22, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

William Guild presents a fantastic tribute to the music of John Mayer.

Admission: Free

Mikail Seet and the Colour Wheel

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Guitarist Mikail Seet and his friends will perform improvisations and arrangements.

Admission: Free

Tommaso Taddonio: Triple Tea

Thursday / February 23, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Triple Tea presents their original film, electronic, and modern jazz music written by pianist Tommaso Taddonio. 

Admission: Free

Hunter Burgamy Presents New Orleans Jazz and Choro

Friday / February 24, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

In his first recital as a leader, Hunter Burgamy will perform arrangements of classic New Orleans jazz music as well as Brazilian choro and samba, bridging the gap between the two.

Admission: Free

Santiago Barragan

Friday / February 24, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Guitar principal Santi Barragan and his modern jazz trio present original compositions featuring synth drums. 

Admission: Free

Iming Lin's Senior Recital

Monday / February 27, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Iming Lin will perform music written by saxophonists who have inspired and given him a sense of direction.

Admission: Free

Georgeta Seserman: Let Me Entertain You

Monday / February 27, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Join Georgeta and some friends/performers as she provides a night of musical theater numbers with the themes of love, sex, and life. 

Admission: Free

Nakamura's Tribute to Green Day: American Idiot

Tuesday / February 28, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Takaki Nakamura's Tribute to Green Day will feature a performance of the entire album American Idiot (2004) . 

Admission: Free

George Cajias Calvet

Wednesday / March 1, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

George Calvet performs from his personal collection of rock songs he's written over the years.

Admission: Free

The Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Cheng Ting Liao: Tim and Takumi

Wednesday / March 1, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Cheng Ting Liao and pianist Takumi will present some jazz duo pieces featuring piano and voice. 

Admission: Free

Julie Almer

Thursday / March 2, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Julie Almer presents solo piano classical works such as Liszt, and some flute repertoire.

Admission: Free

Beranger Magni 4tet Featuring Matilda Gratte

Thursday / March 2, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Beranger Magni 4tet featuring Matilda Gratte is a band with many jazz and soul influences.

Admission: Free

Tim Johnson Group

Friday / March 3, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Norwegian jazz guitarist Tim Johnson presents a series of new compositions and arrangements merging American and Scandinavian jazz. 

Admission: Free

The Detours

Friday / March 3, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

The Detours is a Berklee-based alternative/indie rock group. 

Admission: Free

Deniz B. Turan: Saturnal Expressions

Monday / March 6, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Deniz B. Turan presents an exciting audio/visual experience of all-original psychedelic electronica infused with impressionist vibes. 

Admission: Free

Sam Spear Quintet

Monday / March 6, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Sam Spear's recital will be a culmination of her small group works from her first two years as a jazz composition major.

Admission: Free

The Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

Emi Nishida

Tuesday / March 7, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Pianist Emi Nishida presents her original compositions.

Admission: Free

Hannah's Celebration of Irishness

Wednesday / March 8, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Vocalist Hannah Crowley presents a fusion of Irish and jazz music.

Admission: Free

Ajda Stina Turek Quartet

Wednesday / March 8, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Oliver Colvin Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Voice principal Ajda Stina Turek presents original compositions. 

Admission: Free

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