Student Recitals

Hip-Hop MC Mique and Magic Jazz Big Band

Friday / April 27, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

In his jazz composition portfolio, Mike Tsai presents original jazz and hip-hop music for love, peace, and having fun. The recital will feature Dreamer & Marsini.

Admission: Free

David Stern

Monday / April 30, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Jazz guitarist David Stern is about to graduate and move to New York City to join the music scene. In his final performance at Berklee College of Music, he will be joined on stage by Kenny Werner on piano, Ben Solomon on saxophone, Max Ridley on bass, and Marcelo Pérez on drums.

Admission: Free

Matt Hespelt's Jazz Composition Portfolio

Tuesday / May 1, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Composer/guitarist Matt Hespelt presents a compilation of his jazz composition portfolio.

Admission: Free

Thiago Vitorio: My Berklee.edu

Wednesday / May 2, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Thiago Vitorio will take you on a journey of his Berklee experience, spanning from the piece he played at his audition to everything he learned over the ensuing four years.

Admission: Free

Penélope Santana's Jazz Composition Portfolio

Thursday / May 3, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Guitarist and composer Penélope Santana presents her jazz composition portfolio, featuring a set of original music and renowned standards in a small and large ensemble setting.

Admission: Free

Jueun Seok's Jazz Composition Portfolio

Friday / May 4, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Pianist and composer Jueun Seok presents her jazz composition portfolio, featuring original compositions performed by horns, rhythm section, and piano trio. 

Admission: Free

Gai Trax's Jazz Composition Portfolio

Monday / May 7, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Gai Trax is an Israeli jazz composer, arranger, vocalist, and bass player. Armed with a six-string bass and a spicy jazz band, Trax is ready to graduate from Berklee College of Music with a groovy and emotional recital.

Admission: Free

Dabin Ryu: Finale

Tuesday / May 8, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

For her jazz composition portfolio, Dabin Ryu will present her original compositions with help from her best friends.

Admission: Free

Martina Liviero's Jazz Composition Portfolio

Wednesday / May 9, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Composer Martina Liviero presents her original compositions, written for a nine-piece ensemble.

Admission: Free

Medimanian: Adi Malka's Senior Recital

Thursday / May 10, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Adi Malka and his band will perform original tunes and arrangements of jazz, rock/fusion, electronic, and hip-hop tunes.

Admission: Free

Sergio Duran: My Life Electric

Monday / July 16, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Sergio Duran presents an acoustic showcase of European electronic music from the late 1990s.

Admission: Free

Javier Gramajo

Wednesday / August 1, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

In his senior recital, guitarist Javier Gramajo presents jazz standards and contemporary music.

Admission: Free

Jonathan Richer's Senior Recital

Friday / August 10, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Jonathan Richer contends his senior recital will be amazing, bombastic, colorful, daring, exciting, faithful, gilded, holistic, impish, just, kinetic, lustful, magnificent, nacarat, opulent, pabulous, qoph, richer, superfluous, titillating, under-new-management, vivacious, whimsical, xanthic, yote, and—last but not least—zany.

Admission: Free

Colin Jenkins: Triple E (An Ethereal and Elephantine Experience)

Tuesday / December 18, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

For his senior recital, Colin Jenkins and his crew present Triple E (An Ethereal and Elephantine Experience), an unorthodox jazz set mixing post-bop, modal jazz, and avant-garde jazz with a background knowledge of metal, post-rock, and progressive rock.

Admission: Free