Berk Recital Hall

 

The Berk Recital Hall is located on the ground floor at the 1140 Boylston Street building. Named in honor of Berklee's founder Lawrence Berk and his wife Alma, the hall can accomodate 118 audience members. 

 

Marlen Tjosvoll

Thursday / October 23, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Singer-songwriter Marlen performs more of her original pop, soul, and R&B music.

Admission: Free

Upper Structure Triads: The Harmonic Approach

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Suzanna Sifter, professor in the piano department, author of Berklee Jazz Keyboard Harmony: Using Upper Structure Triads, and instructor of the labs Upper Structure Triad Applications 1 and 2, will give a clinic on upper structure triads.

Admission: Free

Marina Maiztegui

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Singer Marina Maiztegui performs a set of songs that contain a mix of cultural influences and genres.

Admission: Free

Seyun Park's Recital

Friday / October 24, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist and composer Seyun Park will present some of her original compositions as well as covers of some jazz standards.

Admission: Free

Bárbara Padilla: Classical to Contemporary Crossover

Monday / October 27, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Gifted and inspiring classical crossover soprano Bárbara Padilla will be sharing her knowledge and passion for music with Berklee students.
 

Admission: Free

Tomas Latorre Señor Recital

Monday / October 27, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Bassist and composer Tomas Latorre and his group will perform their last recital at Berklee. With Evan Waaramaa on piano and Tiago Michelin on drums, the gruop will play original music in the style of Argentinean folk and fusion as well as music from Uruguay and Brazil.

Admission: Free

Guro F. Elverhøi: I Enjoy

Monday / October 27, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Singer Guro Elverhøi presents her next-to-last recital at Berklee, a program of originals and covers in the styles of R&B, soul, and gospel.

Admission: Free

Sergio Maestre's Project

Monday / October 27, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Percussionist Sergio Maestre presents an evening of salsa, rumba, guaguanco, and timba Cubana with arrangements from a mostly Cuban and Puerto Rican repertoire. 

Admission: Free

Northern Lights by Ronja Marike Dernehl

Tuesday / October 28, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

 Inspired by her home in cold Northern Europe and the haunting happiness of America's dreams, Ronja, a second semester singer-songwriter, will perfom dark and melancholic originals as well as classic American covers.

Admission: free

Alejandro Sánchez: Miyagi

Tuesday / October 28, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Guitarist Alejandro Sánchez performs a mixture of hip-hop, rock, and electronic dance music. 

Admission: Free

Irais Brito and Di eVano: Danzon and Evolution 1

Tuesday / October 28, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Double bassist Irais Brito Hierrezuelo presents a brief journey into the beginning of Cuban music, ranging in styles from danzon to cha-cha-cha to timba Cubana.

Admission: Free

Marc Thomas and Christine Fawson: The Connection Between Singing and Playing

Wednesday / October 29, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Faculty member, jazz vocalist, and trumpet player Christine Fawson is joining forces with French jazz vocalist and saxophonist Marc Thomas. Together they will perform and talk about the relationship between playing an instrument and singing.

Admission: Free

Funktastic by Sunwoo Han

Wednesday / October 29, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Sunwoo Han's quintet will perform various funk compositions by the Joshua Redman Elastic Band, Yellowjackets, Snarky Puppy, and many others.

Admission: free

Keith Radigan: The Cardigan Quartet

Wednesday / October 29, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Guitarist Keith Radigan and his group perform original fusion and rock.

Admission: Free

Gary Willis

Thursday / October 30, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

The Bass Department welcomes jazz electric bassist Gary Willis, founding member of Tribal Tech and a member of Wayne Shorter's band. Gary will share his experiences, wisdom, and technique while playing some great music and answering questions. Bring you basses and your questions.
 

Admission: Free

Felipe Guzmàn Group

Thursday / October 30, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

The Felipe Guzmàn Group returns to Berklee with a performance reflecting on learning, understanding, and the merging of cultures that can influence a musician. The group will blend South American fusion, Afro-Cuban jazz, hip-hop, R&B, and timba to shape this concert.

Admission: Free

Jae Seok Jang: The Blue Night

Thursday / October 30, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Guitarist Jae Seok Jang presents an evening of blues, R&B, and soul.

Admission: Free

Experience Part 2: Music of the Jazz Contemporaries

Monday / November 3, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist Calvin Limuel is an Indonesian-born jazz pianist and composer. As a follow-up to his first recital, Calvin will present an afternoon of contemporary jazz covers and originals.

Admission: Free

Linnéa's Playground

Monday / November 3, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

The playground is back for more adventures: Vocalist Linnéa Lundgren presents a performance of jazz standards and originals.

Admission: Free

Jinhee Yoon's Senior Recital

Tuesday / November 4, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist Jinhee Yoon presents her senior recital at Berklee, featuring her favorite standards and a selection of her original tunes.

Admission: Free

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