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. 

 

Ensembles: Small Band Jazz, Directed Studies, Lettuce and Soulive

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Faculty-led Berklee student ensembles will present small band jazz, directed study students of Jeff Lockhart, and the music of Lettuce and Soulive.

Admission: Free

Best of Jazz Composition: Spring 2014

Tuesday / April 22, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
A selection of the best works by jazz composition majors in the spring semester.

Admission: free

Ensembles: Directed Studies, Big Band Jazz, Afro-Pop

Wednesday / April 23, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Faculty-led Berklee student ensembles will present directed study students of Kevin Barry, big band jazz, and Afro-pop music.

Admission: Free

Ensembles: Yellowjackets, Vocal Music of South Africa, African Strings

Thursday / April 24, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Faculty-led Berklee student ensembles will present the music of the Yellowjackets, South African vocal music, and African string music.
 

Admission: Free

Ensembles: Original Fusion, Reggae Dub, The Music of Pat Metheny

Friday / April 25, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Faculty-led Berklee student ensembles will present original fusion music, reggae dub music, and the music of Pat Metheny.
 

Admission: Free

Miku Okano's Senior Recital

Friday / April 25, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
In her final recital at Berklee, drumset principle Miku Okano will perform jazz tunes with her quintet.

Admission: Free

Blurred Lines in Composition, with Maria Schneider, Tania León, Patrice Rushen, and Terence Blanchard

Saturday / April 26, 2014 / 11:00 a.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Hosted by Professor of Africana Studies Bill Banfield, this panel will explore the growing trend toward the breaking down what have previously been boundaries in composition.

Admission: Free

State of Jazz Keynote Address: Tania Leon

Saturday / April 26, 2014 / 1:30 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Cuban-born Tania León, a vital personality on today's music scene, is highly regarded as a composer and conductor recognized for her accomplishments as an educator and advisor...

Admission: Free

Composers of Color

Saturday / April 26, 2014 / 2:30 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Composers of Color is a collective group of composers brought together to discuss and explore the creative conditions of the music of composers of color in the marketplace,...

Admission: Free

Ensembles: Big Band Jazz, Improv 21st Century Grooves, Mahavishnu, Return to Forever

Monday / April 28, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
Faculty-led Berklee student ensembles will present big band jazz, modern improvised groove music, and jazz fusion.

Admission: Free