Student Recitals

Isaac Seabrook’s Senior Recital

Monday / March 2, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Drummer Isaac Seabrook presents his senior recital, featuring Kevin Kim (saxophone) and Toivo Hannigan (guitar and electronics).

Admission: Free

Andrei Stratulat

Monday / March 2, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Deep Waters is a four-piece rock band formed last year by Andrei Stratulat, a 21-year-old guitarist and songwriter. The band plays solely original music, drawing inspiration from rock ’n’ roll acts such as Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, Black Sabbath, Humble Pie, and Wishbone Ash.

Admission: Free

Miles Burger’s Senior Recital

Thursday / March 5, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Miles Burger and friends are going to play some tunes. Come if you'd like—or not (that's cool, too).

Admission: Free

Josh Bean’s Senior Recital

Monday / March 9, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Bassist Josh Bean plays his favorite songs, written by friends, in a dynamic set of music ranging from indie-pop to rap folk.

Admission: Free

Johnny Nicholl: Thanks, Bye!

Thursday / March 12, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Bassist and writer Johnny Nicholl assembles a band of friends and musicians to play original music and his favorite tunes.

Admission: Free

Leo Fish: Ichthyology

Friday / March 13, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Trombonist and composer Leo Fish leads a performance of eclectic jazz–influenced original music, featuring acoustic, electric, and large ensemble settings.

Admission: Free

Leo Varella: Faux Pas

Monday / March 23, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

In his final performance as a leader at Berklee College of Music, guitarist and songwriter Leo Varella leads an ensemble that will explore his original music as a front man.

Admission: Free

Thomas Debelian’s Senior Recital

Monday / March 23, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Norwegian percussionist Thomas Debelian performs originals and covers from all over the world, combining Brazilian, Norwegian, Middle Eastern and Afro-Cuban music styles.

Admission: Free

Manos Stratis: Downlifting to Uprising

Wednesday / March 25, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Double bass principal and composer Manos Stratis, joined by a band and guests, presents a performance of various styles, incorporating worldwide inspirations.

Admission: Free

Juan P. Tello’s Senior Recital

Thursday / March 26, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Hand percussionist Juan P. Tello presents his senior recital.

Admission: Free

Jonathan Huber’s Senior Recital

Monday / March 30, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

For his senior recital, keyboard player Jonathan Huber presents music from several genres.

Admission: Free

Nicole Schmidt’s Senior Recital

Tuesday / March 31, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Nicole Schmidt presents a collection of original music and songs that have shaped her time at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Nikos Chatzitsakos’s Senior Recital

Wednesday / April 1, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Nikos Chatzitsakos performs jazz standards from the 1930s through the 1980s, as well as compositions from jazz musicians of the same era.

Admission: Free

Cyrus Campbell: Happy Easy

Tuesday / April 7, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

For his jazz composition portfolio, bassist and composer Cyrus Campbell presents new music for jazz ensemble.

Admission: Free

Lucas Fonseca’s Big Band

Thursday / April 9, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Brazilian guitarist and composer Lucas Fonseca, always seeking a modern sound but never abandoning his Brazilian roots, presents his first concert as a big-band leader.

Admission: Free

Makoto Ishizaka Jazz Orchestra

Friday / April 10, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Makoto Ishizaka, an acoustic bass principal and composer, and his band present an evening of dynamic compositions and arrangements inspired by jazz and Japanese music.

Admission: Free

Nikos Chatzitsakos’s Jazz Composition Senior Recital

Monday / April 13, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

For his jazz composition portfolio, bassist Nikos Chatzitsakos performs originals, arrangements of popular songs from the Broadway era (1920s–1960s), and compositions by jazz musicians from the same period.

Admission: Free

Peter Chen’s Senior Recital

Tuesday / April 14, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Peter Chen presents his senior recital.

Admission: Free

Max Meizlish’s Senior Recital

Friday / April 17, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Drummer Max Meizlish performs five mini sets with various groups from Berklee College of Music. From restaurant jazz to explosive alternative rock, this recital showcases his versatility on the drums.

Admission: Free

Isabella Ramos

Tuesday / April 21, 2020 / 1:00 p.m.
Red Room at Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, United States

Pop and R&B artist Isabella Ramos performs a set of original songs and covers, sharing her vulnerability through original songs and music that feels personal to her.

Admission: Free

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