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.
Drummer and composer Yuta Fukuhara presents a set of original compositions and arrangements of covers in jazz styles.
Electronic producers Yifu Sun and Qingyao Cui present a live electronic set of original music inspired by Aphex Twin, Boards of Canada, Amon Tobin, Hecq, and Vangelis, among others.
Vince de Leon presents original chamber music performed by a company of friends to retrospectively celebrate Halloween. The pieces are influenced by compositional techniques and sounds of film music, black metal, and more.
Bamboo Tree, an electronic music duo led by drum set principal Qingyao Cui, presents organic electronic music.
Japanese singer-songwriter Yoshiko Matsunaga performs a set of original songs and covers in pop and R&B styles.
Bluegrass guitarist Alex Formento performs a set of originals and traditional fiddle tunes, with special guests.
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.
Vocalist Christian Iman presents her first and only headlining show at Berklee College of Music, featuring R&B hits of the past and present, as well as original music.
Samuel Smith, a Berklee College of Music senior majoring in bass performance and music business/management, performs jazz originals and arrangements, featuring a variety of stylistic influences from his time at the college.
Aruban guitarist Chris Kross presents an evening of dynamic compositions with criollo vibrations.
Yohei Kambe and his jam band play funk and jazz music.
Guitarist and vocalist Brayden Bradford performs a set of newly imagined jazz and pop standards.
Guitarist Joseph Weydt performs a set of original songs and covers in a range of styles.
Joined by her favorite musicians, drummer Soojin Park performs her senior recital, featuring jazz standards and arrangements of pop songs with a jazz flavor.
In his final semester at Berklee College of Music, Noam Tanzer presents various original compositions and arrangements.
The Be-Bop Guitars student guitar ensemble features five of the finest guitarists at Berklee College of Music and a rhythm section performing arrangements and compositions written specifically for the group in jazz, Latin, and blues styles.
This concert features Tim Ray, associate professor of piano at Berklee College of Music, and student pianists from his class, The Music of Jarrett, Hancock, and Corea, performing original material composed by these three giants of jazz piano, as well as standard tunes associated with them.
This program includes performances of classical string chamber music by composers such as Shostakovich, Mozart, and Mendelssohn, performed by Berklee College of Music student chamber music groups.
Faculty pianist and vocalist Daniela Schachter leads a group of selected students who will perform Christmas tunes—or originals inspired by the holiday—using techniques learned in class. Students will explore different grooves and styles, with a personal touch.
The Eclectic Electrics Artist Ensemble has been an active performing group at Berklee College of Music for more than 20 years. It features some of the college's finest guitarists and rhythm section players.