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.

 

SamKayCoh

Thursday / October 17, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Singer-songwriter SamKayCoh performs a set of original pop tunes inspired by the best of R&B, rock, and folk. Through his original music, SamKayCoh creates a passionate experience for his audience.

Admission: Free

Hyunjik Lee

Friday / October 18, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Drum set principal Hyunjik Lee presents Latin and standard jazz tunes with his band.

Admission: Free

Sara Jovovic

Friday / October 18, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Montenegrin pianist Sara Jovovic and her band perform a set of original songs that combine jazz standards and other musical styles.

Admission: Free

Mariam Janjghava: The Janngo

Monday / October 21, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Georgian singer-songwriter Mariam Janjghava, a.k.a. Janngo, performs her first show at Berklee College of Music. Tune in for original songs and well-known tunes in funk and R&B flavors.

Admission: Free

Mané Ramirez Modern Jazz Trio

Wednesday / October 23, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Guitarist Mané Ramirez presents a night of modern jazz, from bop to experimental. This recital features original compositions and arrangements of standards.

Admission: Free

Trace Zacur Group

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

Trace Zacur returns to Colvin Hall for his third performance, presenting a high-energy, diverse set of tunes ranging from instrumental jazz to rock and soul.

Admission: Free

Smoked Berry

Thursday / October 24, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Smoked Berry is a newly formed Berklee College of Music student band that performs music in a variety of genres, including pop, ballad, R&B, and rock.

Admission: Free

Indiana Heights

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

Indiana Heights, a five-piece, progressive rock/fusion group based in Boston, Massachusetts, combines the styles of Steely Dan, Billy Joel, and the Beatles into a nostalgic yet unique sound.

Admission: Free

Charissa Hoffman: What Ukulele Principals Do

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

Ukulele principal Charissa Hoffman presents an evening of original music and instrumental arrangements, drawing on her Nashville singer-songwriter roots and jazz influences.

Admission: Free

Workshop with Steely Dan Saxophonist Roger Rosenberg

Monday / October 28, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Steely Dan saxophonist Roger Rosenberg performs and discusses his touring career as a multi-instrumentalist, as well as being a working musician in New York City with a career that stretches from Miles Davis and Quincy Jones to Steely Dan and Broadway.

Admission: Free

Zhu Sisters’ Recital

Monday / October 28, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Vocalist Wanbing Zhu and her sister present original compositions.

Admission: Free

Brianna Nelson

Monday / October 28, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Brianna Nelson, a resonant songwriter and soulful vocalist with a bohemian spirit, delivers a fresh mixture of folk, indie, and pop.

Admission: Free

Lorenzo Bellini

Tuesday / October 29, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Lorenzo Bellini, an Italian pianist, singer, and composer, presents a series of original tunes, covers, and arrangements in a jazz/pop/soul key.

Admission: Free

APEX: The New Enlightenment Age

Wednesday / October 30, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

APEX is a funky, jazzy, fusion hip-hop band from the Genre Transcendence Movement, an art collective based on the premise that humans can unite beyond the barriers of culture and genre.

Admission: Free

Santiago Bertel: Latin American Music 2

Thursday / October 31, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Santiago Bertel is Colombian pianist and a graduate of the Music Conservatory of the National University in Bogotá. His Latin jazz quartet will present intriguing arrangements that explore music across the Caribbean and South America.

Admission: Free

Juan Torres: VCR KID

Monday / November 4, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Juan Torres presents VCR KID, a synthwave group that evokes the 1980s by combining the heavy sounds of guitars and synthesizers.

Admission: Free

Nico Ruggieri’s Christmas Remixed

Wednesday / November 6, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Enjoy remixes of your favorite holiday classics as Nico Ruggieri incorporates pop and hip-hop elements. From Dean Martin to Michael Bublé, Ruggieri presents your favorite carols with a twist.

Admission: Free

Kohta Nakai

Friday / November 8, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Japanese pianist Kohta Nakai performs a set of original songs and covers in a jazz style.

Admission: Free

Hugo Alves

Friday / November 8, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Brazilian guitarist Hugo Alves, joined by special guests, performs unique arrangements for solo guitar. Alves combines influences from Brazilian, jazz, and film music to create an original sound.

Admission: Free

Linan Li: Plan No. 1,197

Tuesday / November 12, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Linan Li and his band perform original songs with electronic elements.

Admission: Free

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