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. 

 

Upper Structure Triads in Motion

Tuesday / March 7, 2017 / 1:15 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Join Suzanna Sifter, piano professor, to learn a concise method to find upper structure triads for all tension-specific chord types. 

Admission: Free

Exhorter and the Continuation

Tuesday / March 7, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Wyoming-based bassist and rapper Exhorter performs music that summons the roots of hip-hop while also experimenting with the live-musician sound. 

Admission: Free

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Best Inventions Plus

Tuesday / March 7, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Selected and performed on piano by faculty member Marti Epstein, Best Inventions Plus is a recital of the best student projects from the three core counterpoint courses.

Admission: Free

Anastassiya Petrova: E.motion

Wednesday / March 8, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Anastassiya Petrova is a jazz pianist, composer, and arranger from Kazakhstan. In her recital, she will present Kazakh folk tunes mixed with jazz styles and the explorations of odd meters expressed in her own original compositions.

Admission: Free

A Trip to France with Martin Tamisier

Wednesday / March 8, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

A composer, arranger, and lyricist from France, Martin Tamisier's music is a mix of pop, jazz, African, and French lyrics.

Admission: Free

Creative Entrepreneurs Lecture: Jonathan Wolff, the Seinfeld Guy

Thursday / March 9, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

As the composer for 75 primetime network TV shows, including Seinfeld and Will & Grace, Jonathan Wolff will share advice from his successful creative path, and what it takes to sustain a Hollywood career for 29 years.

Admission: Free

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Jacklyn Riha's Imagination: What If You Could?

Thursday / March 9, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Voice principal Jacklyn Riha presents her senior recital, featuring a culmination of repertoire and a variety of styles and arrangements that have challenged and inspired her over the years. 

Admission: Free

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Ildrys Diaz

Thursday / March 9, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Vocalist Ildrys Diaz presents an evening of Latin jazz, R&B, and soul in Spanish and English.

Admission: Free

Jullanar Gamboa's Senior Recital

Friday / March 10, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

In her senior recital, vocalist Jullanar Gamboa presents an evening of jazz with cool arrangements and sweet vocals.

Admission: Free

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Little Chino Quintet

Friday / March 10, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Little Chino Quintet will present a set of jazz fusion originals, featuring Simon Ng on keys, Patrick Norris on bass, Andreas Epaminonda on electric guitar, Kyle Sheldon Zimmerman on sax, and Zak Icaza on drums.

Admission: Free

Morgan Dzicek

Monday / March 13, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

In her senior recital, vocalist Morgan Dzicek presents an afternoon of pop and country music and an original piece, titled "Every Step of the Way."

Admission: Free

Juan Cerro

Monday / March 13, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Juan Cerro is a Colombian artist who combines reggaeton with traditional rhythms such as salsa and merengue. 

Admission: Free

Aynur and the Kurdish Music of Turkey

Tuesday / March 14, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Singer Aynur has taken her music beyond Turkish audiences to wider international audiences who, through her voice, have discovered the wealth of the Kurdish oral traditions. 

Admission: Free

Greer Davison's Senior Recital with Painting Life

Tuesday / March 14, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Greer Davison presents metal/fusion songs from Painting Life and a collection of R&B and jazz tunes.

Admission: Free

The John Sheehy Project

Wednesday / March 15, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

John Sheehy plays his final performance at Berklee with familiar tunes as well as some original compositions, with special guests.

Admission: Free

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Kelvin Andreas

Wednesday / March 15, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Kelvin Andreas and his band will perform a mix of jazz music, arrangements, and his own compositions.

Admission: Free

Lexi's Senior Recital

Thursday / March 16, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

In her senior recital, vocalist Alexis Newman presents an emotional afternoon featuring pop/R&B originals and covers.

Admission: Free

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Takumi Kakimoto and His Friends

Thursday / March 16, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Piano principal Takumi Kakimoto's fifth recital at Berklee as a jazz composition and performance major features his original compositions presented in different settings, including a trio and three horns.

Admission: Free

Emily Dukes

Friday / March 17, 2017 / 7:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Merging elements of indie, pop, funk, and R&B, Emily Dukes, the Italian singer-songwriter, violinist, pianist, and guitarist presents an evening of originals and arrangements  accompanied by her band and joined by many guests.

Admission: Free

Jennifer Choi's Senior Recital

Monday / March 27, 2017 / 4:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Jennifer Choi is a 22-year old Korean-American vocalist from New Jersey. Through her music, she will deliver some realness, vulnerability, and soul. 

Admission: Free

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