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.

 

Sergio Duran: My Life Electric

Wednesday / June 27, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Sergio Duran presents an acoustic showcase of European electronic music from the late 1990s.

Admission: Free

João Perrusi: Self-Portrait

Friday / June 29, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

In his first recital at Berklee College of Music, João Perrusi will lead a recital with original arrangements and compositions as the band navigates through different styles of Brazilian music, as well as rock and modern jazz.

Admission: Free

Mandy Kessler: Solo

Monday / July 2, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Mandy Kessler performs solo, featuring powerful originals of rock, soul, folk, and blues influence.

Admission: Free

Ethan Santos

Tuesday / July 3, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

In his recital, trombonist Ethan Santos will perform a set of original compositions as well as other songs in the jazz/classical/hip-hop idiom.

Admission: Free

Aizhou

Monday / July 9, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Aizhou is a pop/rock singer-songwriter and pianist from Beijing, China. She and her band will present original songs and arrangements written since she enrolled at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Ryo Yamaguchi's Senior Recital

Tuesday / July 10, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Composer, arranger, and guitarist Ryo Yamaguchi and his band will perform his compositions in his final recital at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

MaeThePirate

Wednesday / July 11, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

MaeThePirate is an electronic/punk artist that performs with Zacky Brody on drums and Ryan Saavedra on guitar. This three-person band plays analog synth bass in conjunction with a live band to create a modern, hybrid sound in its performances.

Admission: Free

Davis Feeley Group

Friday / July 13, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Saxophonist Davis Feeley presents original jazz compositions.

Admission: Free

John Lee

Monday / July 16, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Pianist John Lee presents what he has learned so far at Berklee College of Music. 

Admission: Free

Dana Roth

Monday / July 16, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Bassist Dana Roth and her group will perform groove-based, jazzy, and spacey original music.

Admission: Free

Full Moon Fever: A Tribute to Tom Petty

Tuesday / July 17, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Drum set principal Luke Appleton-Webster and his band celebrate the music of the late Tom Petty with various hits, including cuts from Full Moon Fever.

Admission: Free

Suwon Yim

Tuesday / July 17, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Suwon Yim presents a solo piano recital. 

Admission: Free

Soojin Park

Wednesday / July 18, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Drum set principal Soojin Park and his band present standard and contemporary jazz tunes that fit perfectly with the summer weather.

Admission: Free

Sodam Yoon: After That Day

Wednesday / July 18, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Sodam Yoon presents a one-woman musical show about a genius musician named Anna who went insane. The story alternates between Anna’s perspective and her parents’ perspective.

Admission: Free

Willis Edmundson: Bird Lite

Thursday / July 19, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Bird Lite, led by Jan Esbra and Artie Sadtler, is an improvisational band that borrows from elements of jazz, rock, and electronic music.

Admission: Free

Jihyung Hong: ΙΧΘΥΣ

Friday / July 20, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Jihyung Hong and the band PHD present hymns in various styles, including jazz, fusion, and Latin.

Admission: Free

Garrison Evans

Tuesday / July 24, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Left of center singer-songwriter Garrison Evans presents his debut EP, Innocence and Regrets, which combines indie pop, ambient, electronic, and alternative R&B to tell stories of troubled youth and naive infatuation. This recital will feature originals from the EP, along with unreleased songs and a few covers.

Admission: Free

Rin Seo Quintet

Monday / July 30, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Jazz pianist and composer Rin Seo will present her arrangements and originals for jazz quintet.

Admission: Free

Soi Kikawada: Last Lift

Thursday / August 2, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Guitarist Soi Kikawada and his band presents smooth pop and jazz tunes.

Admission: Free

Mark Morley’s Senior Recital

Friday / August 3, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

English mandolinist Mark Morley will present an eclectic concert of music for his senior recital concert at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

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