Student Recitals

Luke Norris Trio

Thursday / June 6, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Luke Norris, Connor Kent, and Grzegorz Wlodarczyk will be playing a mix of originals and jazz standards, touching on some of the most important repertoire of the chordless jazz trio. 

Admission: Free

Rodrigo Domingues Moreira

Monday / June 10, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Brazilian guitarist Rodrigo Domingues Moreira performs a set of songs that celebrate hard bop American music made in the mid-1950s.

Admission: Free

Thomas Gaumer’s Senior Recital

Tuesday / June 11, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Thomas Gaumer and his band present a set of original compositions and arrangements inspired by Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus, and Bob Brookmeyer.

Admission: Free

Anibal Cruz’s Senior Recital

Thursday / June 13, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

For his senior recital, Anibal Cruz presents a synthesis of his musical journey at Berklee College of Music. His originals and arrangements encompass a wide range of influences from Afro-Cuban to bebop and world music. 

Admission: Free

Alonzo Demetrius: The Ego

Thursday / June 13, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Trumpeter, vocalist, and composer Alonzo Demetrius presents his master’s thesis project, featuring a series of compositions inspired by ruminations on the prison industrial complex.

Admission: Free

Aga Derlak Quintet Featuring Malawian Masternak

Friday / June 14, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Aga Derlak and her band will present original music influenced by Polish classical music.

Admission: Free

Lucas Santos’s Senior Recital

Thursday / August 1, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Lucas Santos presents his senior recital.

Admission: Free

Caitlin Aylmer’s Senior Recital

Thursday / August 15, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Alto saxophonist Caitlin Aylmer showcases the culmination of her work at Berklee College of Music as a performer and arranger. Her recital features traditional jazz standards alongside original modern compositions.

Admission: Free

Sebastián Soto’s Senior Recital

Monday / November 4, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Mexican drummer Sebastián Soto performs jazz, featuring arrangements and originals, that inspired him throughout his time at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Jack “The Sax” Davies’s Senior Recital: Pangea

Tuesday / November 12, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Jack “The Sax” Davies, a British R&B, jazz, and funk saxophonist, presents his Berklee College of Music senior recital, Pangea—the unity of cultures, languages, and ethnicities through the medium of music.

Admission: Free

Kris Sebastian Ramakrishna: To Berklee and Back

Monday / December 2, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Jazz composition major Kris Sebastian Ramakrishna presents a recital featuring compositions that reflect his unique Swiss-Indian background and the diversity of his upbringing and education.

Admission: Free

Paloma Gomez’s Senior Recital

Tuesday / December 3, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Spanish pianist and composer Paloma Gomez performs original pieces in a unique combination of jazz, flamenco, and Spanish folk styles.

Admission: Free

Angel Irizarry

Thursday / December 5, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

At his senior recital, guitarist, composer, and jazz composition major Angel Irizarry will perform a set of original compositions blending sounds from his native Dominican Republic with a number of other influences.

Admission: Free

Alya Izumchensky: Long Story Short

Friday / December 13, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Kazakh pianist Alya Izumchensky presents original compositions and arrangements of covers.

Admission: Free

Allan Nilsson’s Senior Recital: Part 1

Wednesday / December 18, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Guitar principal and composer Allan Nilsson and his band present a mix of original compositions and covers of jazz standards, showcasing full ensemble arrangements with solo guitar highlights.

Admission: Free