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.
Bassist Jack Schwenke pays tribute to the great music of female jazz legends such as Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan, and others. This quintet features many of their signature tunes and arrangements.
Misha Bogomolov's ArtHouse is an international collaboration featuring Aleksi Godard, Donghwan Seo, Drew Bunge, and a worldly blend of essential writings.
In his first recital, drummer Kevin Gao and his quintet will perform traditional and modern jazz tunes written by composers such as Michael Brecker, Chris Potter, and Ornette Coleman.
Vikram Bam presents an afternoon of singer-songwriter and instrumental fusion.
Slippers is a trio featuring Eric Nakanishi on alto saxophone, Tyler Wagner on bass, and Rosina Scampino on drums. It plays original compositions, arrangements, and standards.
Pianist Brandon Xue and his quartet will present a selection of Western classical music from the common practice period in a jazz setting.
Drum set principal Berker Banar presents an evening of free, improvised music.
This Halloween-esque musical theater recital allows participants to become who they aren't, featuring songs from roles that Cassidy Rose Welsh loved but never could do.
In his first solo performance, Chris Petty debuts his project C_Pet. The recital features original compositions and arrangements of covers ranging in style from electronic to jazz.
Karen Shiraishi and her trio play standards, originals, and tunes by Wayne Shorter and Thelonious Monk.
Acclaimed contemporary writing and production students Joonhee Park and Jihyun Jane Lee will showcase original songs and a few covers in their unique style—with special costumes.
Oleander is an experimental songwriting project developed by Ania Kokocinski that incorporates video work, electronics, and acoustic instrumentation.
The Wilfie Williams Trio performs repertoire from Mulgrew Miller, Kenny Garrett, and other contemporary jazz artists.
Jeongweon Lee presents orginal songs influenced by classical music, gospel, and jazz.
Ansonia is an indie electropop duo that aims to humanize computer-based music and deepen the ties between analog and digital.
Pianist Hatsune Hirakura presents original compositions and jazz standard arrangements.
Taiwanese singer and arranger Jason Buo-Shu Huang, joined by Berklee College of Music friends, remakes Mando-pop songbooks in jazz and multiple new styles.
Guitar principal Alejandro Viramontes pays homage to one of the greatest Latin rock bands of all time.
This master class will focus on how Mexican vocal music has evolved from the pre-Hispanic age to today.
Felipe Cemim and his quartet will perform the music of Baden Powell, a Brazilian guitarist and composer responsible for a musical modality called Afro-Sambas, which mixes elements of the samba, bossa nova, and Brazilian religions of African origin.