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. 

 

Santiago Barragán

Wednesday / February 21, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Guitar principal Santiago Barragán presents original world music.

Admission: Free

CANCELED: Seoyeon Im

Wednesday / February 21, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

CANCELED: This event has been canceled.
Violinist Seoyeon Im presents jazz standards and original compositions.

Admission: Free

Eduardo Betancourt: Venezuelan Harp, from Traditional to Contemporary

Thursday / February 22, 2018 / 1:15 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Using new harps built by France's prestigious Camac Harps, Eduardo Betancourt explores new sonorities applied to traditional Venezuelan music, giving a refreshing contemporary sound.

Admission: Free

Valeria Corso

Thursday / February 22, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Singer-songwriter Valeria Corso and her band will perform covers and original compositions in styles ranging from pop to funk and R&B.

Admission: Free

Natalia Goldstein: Fly Free

Thursday / February 22, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Violinist, singer-songwriter, and composer Natalia Goldstein plans a senior recital that features an eclectic mix of indie, singer-songwriter, folk, and fiddle tunes, featuring original songs and arrangements. 

Admission: Free

Jazz in China

Friday / February 23, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Li Xiaochuan is a professor of trumpet at Shanghai Conservatory and one of China’s most recognized jazz trumpet players and composers. He will perform with the Doug Johnson Trio and discuss the history of jazz in China up to the present day.

Admission: Free

Jinwoo Lee: It Ain't over after It's Over

Friday / February 23, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Korean bassist and composer Jinwoo Lee will perform original and arranged music with the Great Berklee Cats.

Admission: Free

Tyler Wagner Quintet and Friends

Monday / February 26, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Adding to his previous configuration, Tyler Wagner expands his ensemble to interpret music of Midwestern indie and folk artists into a jazz context.

Admission: Free

Harp Extravaganza XV

Monday / February 26, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

The harpists in the String Department at Berklee are pleased to present their annual student recital, Harp Extravaganza XV.

Admission: Free

Seamus McMahon's Senior Recital

Tuesday / February 27, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Drum set principal Seamus McMahon presents his senior recital.

Admission: Free

Harmony Too!

Tuesday / February 27, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Harmony Too! features faculty performances of the best student projects from the Tonal Harmony and Composition 2 course.

Admission: Free

Ethan Santos

Wednesday / February 28, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

In his first recital as a leader at Berklee, Ethan Santos will feature original compositions and arrangements of music by McCoy Tyner, Ferdinand David, Elliot Mason, and others.

Admission: Free

Kaeli Earle

Thursday / March 1, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Bassist/vocalist Kaeli Earle will showcase her sometimes cutting, sometimes sweet, original jazz/rock/soul music. 

Admission: Free

Rihards Kolmanis: Near Light Project

Thursday / March 1, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Near Light Project is a collective of like-minded musicians led by Rihards Kolmanis that performs originals composed by Kolmanis, influenced by a wide array of genres, including jazz, fusion, rock, and EDM.

Admission: Free

Chris & Jabon

Friday / March 2, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Guitarist Chris Hanford presents R&B/neo-soul with hints of gospel, funk, and alt-rock.

Admission: Free

Groovich

Friday / March 2, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Drummer and composer Eyal Gurvich will present his original music, inspired by jazz, fusion, metal, and Israeli music.

Admission: Free

Ashlee Varner: The Game of Improvisation—Skill or Spontaneity?

Monday / March 5, 2018 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

This interactive presentation explores methods for practicing improvisation. We will experiment by applying these methods within a variety of contemporary genres, including pop, R&B, and jazz.

Admission: Free

Danielle Angeloni and Friends

Tuesday / March 6, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

After seven years studying at Berklee's campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, and Valencia, Spain, Danielle Angeloni will take you on a jazz/pop journey, singing original music and arrangements of her favorite songs by Esperanza Spalding, Corinne Bailey Rae, Antônio Carlos Jobim, and the Grateful Dead. 

Admission: Free

Laura Sekarputri: First and Final

Tuesday / March 6, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

In her first and final recital, Laura Sekarputri and her band will play a variety of original songs and covers of pop, jazz fusion, and contemporary classical music.

Admission: Free

Sky's Diary

Wednesday / March 7, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Sky presents Sky's Diary, featuring an afternoon of original songs arranged in indie, swing, and gospel styles.

Admission: Free

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