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.

 

Sam Rowley’s Senior Recital

Thursday / April 9, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Trombonist Sam Rowley and his group perform a selection of his original music along with other compositions influential to his artistic development.

Admission: Free

Rhiannon Ramsey-Brimberg’s Senior Recital

Friday / April 10, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Focusing on traditional Celtic tunes, lever harpist Rhiannon Ramsey-Brimberg presents a wide selection of music, including jazz and classical pieces.

Admission: Free

Zachary Gilbert Presents: The LFP

Friday / April 10, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Multi-instrumentalist Zachary Gilbert presents an hourlong concert of original music and covers of significance to him.

Admission: Free

Hyunjik Lee’s Senior Recital

Friday / April 10, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

For his senior recital, drum set principal Hyunjik Lee presents modern jazz styles in a trio (piano, bass, and drums) setting.

Admission: Free

Jonah Salen’s Senior Recital

Monday / April 13, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Drummer Jonah Salen performs a set of original music with his band Gatch, featuring combinations of rock, funk, bluegrass, and jazz styles.

Admission: Free

Ryne Anthony Presents Iconic: Then, Now, Forever

Tuesday / April 14, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Mexican American vocalist Ryne Anthony leads a dynamic band through an energetic set inspired by icons in the gay community. The recital will feature music from artists such as Elton John, Queen, Selena, and Adam Lambert.

Admission: Free

Sebastian Fuentes Presents the Music of Tim Miller

Wednesday / April 15, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Chilean guitarist and jazz composer Sebastian Fuentes performs the music of Tim Miller.

Admission: Free

Myungheon Lee’s Senior Recital

Thursday / April 16, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Guitarist Myungheon Lee performs a set of original songs and covers in jazz and fusion genres.

Admission: Free

Chris Savarino: Relative Modulation Master Class

Friday / April 17, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

For this master class, Chris Savarino will cover many topics, including polyrhythms, metric modulation, and odd time signatures.

Admission: Free

Tim Barnard’s Senior Recital

Friday / April 17, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Joined by his trio, guitarist Tim Barnard performs a set of modern jazz/fusion tunes by artists such as Allan Holdsworth and Pat Metheny.

Admission: Free

Ektoras Georgiou’s Senior Recital

Tuesday / April 21, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Cypriot tenor Ektoras Georgiou, a student of Berklee College of Music voice professor Kathryn Wright, performs a selection of songs and arias from the classical repertoire.

Admission: Free

Eldridge Duos

Wednesday / April 22, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Enjoy the art of the duo, in which chosen students coarrange and perform tunes with voice faculty Peter Eldridge, using only two voices, piano, and possibly percussion.

Admission: Free

Calvin Mausteller’s Senior Recital

Thursday / April 23, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

For his senior recital, Calvin Mausteller presents a mix of original music inspired by classic rock, folk, and fingerstyle guitar.

Admission: Free

Myles Clemons: Flight Exams

Friday / April 24, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Guitarist Myles Clemons presents a solo project that combines hip-hop and funk.

Admission: Free

Itamar Efrat Group

Tuesday / April 28, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Saxophonist Itamar Efrat presents his senior recital.

Admission: Free

Rafael Naine: Time to Go

Wednesday / April 29, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

For his senior recital, Brazilian jazz guitarist and composer Rafael Naine performs a set of original compositions and jazz standards.

Admission: Free

Benjamin Cousins’s Senior Recital

Thursday / April 30, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Clarinetist Benjamin Cousins presents a night of music influenced by his love for his hometown of New Orleans, Louisiana, and all the great instructors who have influenced him through the years.

Admission: Free

Alec Graham’s Senior Recital

Friday / May 1, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Bass principal Alec Graham presents his senior recital.

Admission: Free

Piano/Vocalist Spring Concert

Monday / May 4, 2020 / 1:30 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Talented students, using techniques learned in their self-accompany class, perform a solo concert in the theme of spring.

Admission: Free

Advanced Jazz/Blues Vocal Ensemble Concert

Monday / May 4, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Students of Rebecca Shrimpton’s Advanced Jazz/Blues Vocal Ensemble perform original songs and arrangements covering the spectrum of traditional and contemporary jazz, backed by a full rhythm section.

Admission: Free

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