Berk Recital Hall

The Lee and Alma Berk Recital Hall is located on the ground floor at the 1140 Boylston Street building. It was named in honor of Berklee's founder Lawrence Berk and his wife Alma. The venue hosts hundreds of events each year, including faculty concerts, senior concerts, and visiting artist clinics and master classes. Events are free and open to the public, giving the Boston community an opportunity to hear the rich and diverse talent that resides on campus.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

An intimate evening of two voices and piano. Auditioned vocal students arrange (sometimes compose) and perform a wide variety of music with Berklee professor Peter Eldridge. 
 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Canceled
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Trombonist Eddie Dokyum Kim presents his jazz performance recital.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

The Piano Department presents its performance majors playing solo piano in a diverse range of styles.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

The Piano Department presents its performance majors playing solo piano in a diverse range of styles.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Pianist Michiko Inoue presents original music and covers inspired by jazz, classical, and Brazilian music.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Students from Vocal Perspectives on Songwriting 2 will share their original songs inspired by prompts given during the course of the semester.


The course is taught by Darcel Wilson along with Visiting Artist and Grammy Award–winner Paula Cole. 
 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

This is the first and last show at Berklee with saxophonist Haoxuan as a leader. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

BREO is an all-acoustic string ensemble that performs music chosen by the participants. All genres are welcome. 

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Faculty guitarist Scott Tarulli and his friends play a set of tunes.

Admission
Free
Event Dates
Canceled
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Mark Shilansky, a child of the last millenium, performs his favorite songs from this period of time, with his mostly-Berklee-faculty band. Expect daring jazzy reinventions of familiar tunes, and eerily accurate renderings of less familiar ones.

Past Events

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Second-year performance majors in the Piano Department will come together in concert to perform a solo piece of their choice.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Come and see Korean guitarist Eundoe’s senior recital with his sweet friends. Feel the flow of the season through various emotions and genres.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Professor Peter Eldridge joins together with other members of the Voice Department faculty for this semester’s edition of the Eldridge Duos. The concert features songs from basically all genres—including originals—in an intimate setting, featuring two voices and piano. 

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Second-year performance majors in the Piano Department will come together in concert to perform a solo piece of their choice.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Chinese drummer Chi Zhang presents a program of jazz fusion and different musical styles for his senior recital.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Paolo Peruzzi will present his senior recital showcasing vibraphone and marimba as leading instruments. The recital will feature some guests as partners in crime and will showcase some of the music that accompanied him during his journey so far—an homage to the musicians, records, and people that have resonated the most in his music.
 

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Second-year performance majors in the Piano Department will come together in concert to perform a solo piece of their choice.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Pianist Dong Xing presents his senior recital as a solo performance. 

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

This concert will feature students from various Directed Study in Composition classes.

Event Dates
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Associate Professor Hey Rim Jeon leads a solo piano concert featuring students from her course Solo Piano Improvisations of Keith Jarrett as well as from her private studio.