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. 

 

Devina and Friends: Three-Part Genre Infusion

Monday / January 27, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Trumpet player and vocalist Devina Boughton showcases three groups in a myriad of genres, including original compositions and arrangements. They will artfully infuse the trumpet in everything from folk/rock to high energy ska/jazz.

Admission: Free

Caelyn: Flash in the Pan

Wednesday / January 29, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Singer-songwriter Caelyn (Yaochun Deng) performs a set of original Chinese songs in a combination of pop, funk, and jazz styles. In addition to the music, Caelyn plans a small lecture and video presentation.

Admission: Free

Ricky Matute: Llegó El Sabor

Thursday / January 30, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Colombian percussionist Ricky Matute presents a set of original music and contemporary arrangements of Colombian tunes mixed with jazz, powerful rhythms, and sabor.

Admission: Free

PERI

Thursday / January 30, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

PERI, a native of Baltimore, Maryland, is a singer-songwriter and actress whose music reflects authentic human experiences expressed through honest lyricism and smooth melodies.

Admission: Free

Karen Shiraishi

Friday / January 31, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Karen Shiraishi and her group play original compositions and arrangements of jazz standards.

Admission: Free

John Funkhouser’s Brothers Sextet

Friday / January 31, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Together for 20 years, John Funkhouser’s Brothers Sextet brings unbridled joy and spontaneity to each concert, along with empathy, fire, virtuosity, and profound intimacy.

Admission: Free

Alice & Sofia: Brasilidade

Monday / February 3, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Brazilian singers Alice & Sofia, joined by friends, perform a variety of their culture’s music, including bossa nova, samba, and MPB.

Admission: Free

Staccioli & Gresino Collective

Monday / February 3, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

The Staccioli & Gresino Collective, composed of guitarist Francesco Staccioli and pianist Riccardo Gresino, combines funk grooves and jazz colors in its original compositions.

Admission: Free

Ice Chen

Tuesday / February 4, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Vocalist Ice Chen and her band will share her musical story through C-Pop covers and arrangements.

Admission: Free

Global Strings Ensemble in Performance

Tuesday / February 4, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Directed by Beth Bahia Cohen, the Global Strings Ensemble presents a performance of traditional string music from various countries.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Vox One: Lost Gems

Wednesday / February 5, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds.
Vox One is an a cappella quintet that writes and performs arrangements from folk to funk—and everything in between. The members met at Berklee College of Music as students, and now are all faculty.

Admission: Free

ΛVΛ: Songbird

Thursday / February 6, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Vocalist Ava Grieco, a.k.a. ΛVΛ, presents Songbird, a fun mix of jazz, folk, rock, and original songs. The band is led by Grieco and D.J. Buschini.

Admission: Free

Luna Abreu-Santana: Bye-Bye, Berklee

Thursday / February 6, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

In her final year at Berklee College of Music, singer-songwriter Luna Abreu-Santana performs a mix of covers and original songs.

Admission: Free

Kristin Korda

Friday / February 7, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Vocalist Kristin Korda presents Kristin and Friends, featuring a collection of soulful classics and original music performed by musicians from around the world.

Admission: Free

Chris Ng

Monday / February 10, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Guitarist Chris Ng presents various covers and arrangements of rock and pop songs.

Admission: Free

Mealson Wang

Tuesday / February 11, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Pianist Mealson Wang takes the stage for the first time at Berklee College of Music.

Admission: Free

Madam Bach’s Show

Tuesday / February 11, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Vocalist Haeyoung Bach and her band will perform original and jazz tunes.

Admission: Free

Staccioli & Gresino Collective

Wednesday / February 12, 2020 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

The Staccioli & Gresino Collective features pianist Riccardo Gresino and guitarist Francesco Staccioli, both Italian musicians attending Berklee College of Music on scholarships.

Admission: Free

WithoutShoe

Wednesday / February 12, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Composed of four individuals who share a love for modern jazz and terrible jokes, WithoutShoe crafts whimsical sonic storytelling, adding a dash of playfulness to modern jazz.

Admission: Free

Julie Rosenfeld and Peter Miyamoto Present a Concert of New Music for Violin and Piano

Thursday / February 13, 2020 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Julie Rosenfeld and Peter Miyamoto, a celebrated violin and piano duo, present a concert featuring new music for violin and piano.

Admission: Free

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