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. 

 

Matthew McGrath: The Xmas Files

Friday / December 5, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist Matthew McGrath performs music from "The Xmas Files," a sci-fi holiday musical by Roger Emerson and John Jacobson.

Admission: Free

Pianist, Vocalist Eva Gertz: Breathing Art, Chapter 2

Monday / December 8, 2014 / 11:30 a.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pianist and vocalist Eva Gertz will present a recital of original compositions and covers of her favorite artists, such as Paul Simon. The performance will include dance, video, and poetry.
 

Admission: Free

Tinn Kisten (Part 2)

Tuesday / December 9, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

See the final chapter of Tinn Kisten's tale in the progressive rock opera Tinn Kisten, set in 12th century Scandinavia. Composed and arranged by Kevin Kopsco, and directed by Khiyon Hursey and assistant director Chris Cho.
 

Admission: Free

Cluttered Clarity

Wednesday / December 10, 2014 / 11:45 a.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Cluttered Clarity is a mix of jazz and gospel featuring some of Berklee's finest musicians.

Admission: Free

Vid Jamnik

Thursday / December 11, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Vibraphonist Vid Jamnik presents a diverse program of original music in the jazz idiom with his quartet and several guests.

Admission: Free

Performance Majors' Recitals: Part 1

Monday / December 15, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Second-year performance majors in the Piano Department come together to perform in solo a piece of their choice. This recital is one of three recurring concerts at the end of each semester. Led by Piano Department professor Laszlo Gardony.

Admission: Free

Vocal Jazz Festival

Monday / December 15, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Vocal jazz ensembles will perform original arrangements as well as the music of groups such as the New York Voices, Manhattan Transfer, the Real Group, the Swingle Singers, Take Six, and more.

Admission: Free

Performance Majors' Recitals: Part 2

Tuesday / December 16, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Second-year performance majors in the Piano Department come together to perform in solo a piece of their choice. This recital is one of three recurring concerts at the end of each semester. Led by Piano Department professor Laszlo Gardony.

Admission: Free

Matthieu Danesin's Senior Recital

Tuesday / December 16, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Drummer Matthieu Danesin performs his senior recital with his quartet. He will play original pieces and arrangements.

Admission: Free

Students of Neil Olmstead

Wednesday / December 17, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Piano department faculty member Neil Olmstead will present a recital of his students.

Admission: Free

Christopher Donoyan's Senior Recital

Wednesday / December 17, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Guitarist, vocalist, and composer Christopher Donoyan will present a concert of original jazz and R&B with his combo.

Admission: Free

Performance Majors' Recitals: Part 3

Thursday / December 18, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Second-year performance majors in the Piano Department come together to perform in solo a piece of their choice. This recital is one of three recurring concerts at the end of each semester. Led by Piano Department professor Laszlo Gardony.

Admission: Free

Adrian Zemor's Senior Recital: An Evening of Cello Music

Thursday / December 18, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Cellist Adrian Zemor will play in styles ranging from classical to heavy metal. The program will include music by Saint-Saëns, Brahms, and Apocalyptica, as well as a number of originals.

Admission: Free

Kevin Clark: Nada Anatta—Selfless Vibration

Friday / December 19, 2014 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Student composer Kevin A. Clark performs his best works from his journey at Berklee. Featuring everything from big band to small group pieces, and an especially exciting appearance by his current project, NuMind.

Admission: Free

In the End by Myungsup Shin

Friday / December 19, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

For his senior recital, saxophonist Myungsup Shin will perfom original compositions inspired by his three years at Berklee.

Admission: Free

Solo/Duo Faculty Guitar Night II

Monday / February 2, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

This is the second concert in a series featuring guitar faculty in solo and duo settingts. Each program features eight of the 60 Berklee guitar faculty members—acclaimed performers in jazz, classical, acoustic, rock, blues, funk, and avant-garde styles. Chair Larry Baione and assistant chair Kim Perlak will introduce performers and join them onstage.

Admission: Free

Apostolos Paraskevas in Concert

Thursday / February 5, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Faculty guitarist Apostolos Paraskevas presents original music for classical guitar.

Admission: Free

Harmony Too!

Tuesday / February 10, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

"Harmony Too!" is a faculty performance showcasing the best student final projects from the Tonal Harmony and Composition 2 course.

Admission: Free

Guitar Night: Rock and Pop

Thursday / February 12, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Sponsored by Berklee's Guitar Department, this concert will be produced and presented by faculty member Jon Finn and feature several rock and pop guitarists playing music they have chosen and arranged.

Admission: Free

Brass Master Class with Elliot Mason

Tuesday / February 17, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Jazz trombonist Elliot Mason will give a master class on modern brass performance. He will be joined by moderator Sean Jones, chair of the Brass Department.

Admission: Free

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