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. 

 

Herman Hampton: Solo Violin Concert

Monday / September 9, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Herman Hampton, a faculty member at Berklee College of Music, performs an eclectic collection of violin music from various genres, including classical, spiritual, blues, bluegrass, and Latin.

Admission: Free

John Funkhouser and Jerry Leake: North Indian Piano/Tabla Duo

Tuesday / September 10, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

John Funkhouser, pianist and ear training professor at Berklee College of Music, teams up with Jerry Leake, tabla wizard and associate professor of percussion, for an exciting and uplifting recital of North Indian classical music.

Admission: Free

Music of Yulia Musayelyan

Wednesday / September 11, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Yulia Musayelyan, a flutist and composer from Moscow, Russia, combines elements of Argentinian, Armenian, and Russian folklore with mixed meters, jazz harmony, and improvisation.

Admission: Free

Remembering Michel Legrand

Thursday / September 12, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Jazz pianist and vocalist Daniela Schächter presents her new project, Remembering Michel Legrand, a tribute to the great composer, singer, pianist, and conductor. The project features different combos with a jazz and classical flavor—on a French baguette.

Admission: Free

Sofia Oviedo: Oleaje de Vida

Friday / September 13, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Sofia Oviedo, a singer-songwriter and arranger from Mexico, will perform her recital, Oleaje de Vida. Joined by friends, Oviedo plans an indie and Latin pop set of original songs.

Admission: Free

Neal Itzler Quartet

Friday / September 13, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Berklee College of Music faculty guitarist Neal Itzler presents the Neal Itzler Quartet, which will play a set of contemporary jazz and funk.

Admission: Free

Norm Zocher's Electric Strings Quintet

Monday / September 16, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Guitarist and composer Norm Zocher and his genre-bending Electric Strings Quintet draw from classical and rock traditions, featuring Zocher on guitars, Mimi Rabson on violin, Rebecca Shrimpton on voice, Bruno Raberg on bass, and Dave Jamrog on drums.

Admission: Free

Bob Winter and Larry Baione

Monday / September 16, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

In a classic piano and guitar jazz duo, Berklee College of Music faculty Bob Winter and Larry Baione perform in a concert featuring standard jazz repertoire.

Admission: Free

Ningbaby and Her Friend

Tuesday / September 17, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Chinese singer-songwriter Ningbaby performs a set of original pop songs and covers.

Admission: Free

My GAS II

Thursday / September 19, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

This concert features a voice and rhythm section playing songs from the Great American Songbook—with some odd twists.

Admission: Free

Nikolai Mishchenko

Friday / September 20, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Award-winning pianist Nikolai Mishchenko presents original music, as well as arrangements and improvisations.

Admission: Free

Joy Shechter Group

Monday / September 23, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Joy Shechter and his group will perform original tunes, inspired by jazz and folk music.

Admission: Free

Hannah Weiss

Tuesday / September 24, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Vocalist Hannah Weiss presents repertoire in a new territory: jazz.

Admission: Free

Christian Koomey: INVI

Wednesday / September 25, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Christian Koomey presents an evening of high-energy metal, over-the-top playing, and fusion elements—with help from his band INVI.

Admission: Free

Extreme Vocals with David Benites

Thursday / September 26, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

David Benites of Extreme Vocal Institute breaks down the fundamentals of metal and rock vocals. Learn more about metal vocal anatomy, distortion, health, warm-ups, practice, and execution for the studio, practice space, and stage.

Admission: Free

Anibal Cruz’s Senior Recital

Thursday / September 26, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

For his senior recital, Anibal Cruz presents a synthesis of his musical journey at Berklee College of Music. His originals and arrangements encompass a wide range of influences from Afro-Cuban to bebop and world music.

Admission: Free

Renzhi Guo: Solo Piano Recital

Friday / September 27, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Renzhi Guo presents a solo piano concert based on classical piano music.

Admission: Free

Promoting Your Recording and Performing Career as an Independent Artist

Monday / September 30, 2019 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Harry Skoler, professor in the Woodwind Department at Berklee College of Music and independent recording artist, discusses his career, strategies for building one, and tips on being a self-promoter.

Admission: Free

Yao’s Show II

Monday / September 30, 2019 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Yao is a pop-rock, power ballad singer-songwriter. She and her band will present original compositions and well-chosen covers.

Admission: Free

Nick Bredal: Chooty B

Monday / September 30, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Saxophonist Nick Bredal, a.k.a. Chooty B, performs original songs and arrangments in a smooth and soulful blend of jazz and R&B.

Admission: Free

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