Events

Event Dates
Wednesday / September 14, 2022 / 7:30 pm
Venue
David Friend Recital Hall (DFRH)
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
United States

This recital features compositions and arrangements by bassist Greg Loughman, including new works and songs from his latest album, RE:Connection.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Friday / October 14, 2022 / 7:00 pm
Venue
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall (1W)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Ryota Sasaki presents an original jazz recital.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Monday / October 17, 2022 / 7:30 pm
Venue
David Friend Recital Hall (DFRH)
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Led by Lorenzo Breda, this performance will feature original music entirely composed and arranged by the members of the group. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Friday / October 28, 2022 / 7:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

The Large Band is an 18-piece big band directed by Stephen Guerra and George Buccino, playing original jazz arrangements.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Thursday / April 13, 2023 / 7:30 pm
Venue
David Friend Recital Hall (DFRH)
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
United States

The New Jazz Composition Workshop Ensemble will perform original works by jazz composition students as well as jazz repertoire from well-known composers.

Admission
Free

Past Events

Event Dates
Friday / July 29, 2022 / 4:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Blake Leigh and Friends present a night of swinging tunes and arrangements by Blake Leigh.

Event Dates
Thursday / July 28, 2022 / 4:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Spencer Stevens directs his senior recital, premiering small band arrangements of jazz standards and an original extended jazz composition.

Event Dates
Wednesday / July 27, 2022 / 7:30 pm
Venue
David Friend Recital Hall (DFRH)
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
United States

This great night of music will feature the Ayn Inserto Jazz Orchestra performing works by Jeff Claassen and Ayn Inserto, faculty members in the Harmony and Jazz Composition Department.

Event Dates
Wednesday / July 27, 2022 / 4:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Guitarist and composer Víctor Barragán presents original compositions for small and large jazz ensembles.

Event Dates
Tuesday / July 26, 2022 / 4:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Hidemi Akaiwa is a Japanese pianist/composer/micro-jammer. Her passion is to create a new artform fusing the tenets of Japanese Zen with the sounds of jazz and contemporary classical music with microtones.
 

Event Dates
Monday / July 25, 2022 / 4:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Vibraphonist Ben Keller presents his work in jazz composition for mixed ensembles.

Event Dates
Friday / July 22, 2022 / 4:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Chris Lee started playing piano at the age of 9. Although classically trained, his main inspirations are Yiruma and Joe Hisaishi. He is studying jazz composition, but Lee has a deep appreciation for songwriting and listens to a wide variety of music from an array of genres and eras. 

Event Dates
Thursday / July 21, 2022 / 4:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Voice principal Kamoru presents Latin jazz original compositions and arrangements as part of his jazz composition portfolio.

Event Dates
Wednesday / July 20, 2022 / 4:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Composer/arranger Dahee Bae holds her jazz composition senior recital, playing jazz originals and arrangements.

Event Dates
Tuesday / July 19, 2022 / 4:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Ross Turman presents a concert showcasing his original compositions, as well as arrangements in a modern jazz style.