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

Grammy Award–winning musician Matt Rollings '86 will share his expertise as a producer, songwriter, arranger, and composer. 

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

Drumset principal Dylan Hughes and his group will perform original compositions and arrangements.

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

This show is an invitation to embark on a personal journey of self love, healing, and inner peace. Through a fusion of R&B, neo-soul, and Chinese music, this show bridges eastern and western music while highlighting the powerful healing effects music.

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

Emily Xie ignites the stage with her electrifying fusion of rock and pop, weaving in soul-stirring inspiration throughout her compositions. 

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

Peruvian tenor saxophonist Diego Herrera and his talented band present a vibrant fusion of jazz, Afro-Peruvian, Latin, neo soul, and pop music.

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

Jan Portisch (double bass) invites Rinat Fishman (clarinet), Jiayi Guo (piano), Dhruv Banerji (trumpet), and the audience to an hour of original compositions and new interpretations of lesser known jazz music.

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

Singer-songwriter Peeve showcases a blend of original compositions and covers spanning pop, ballad, rock, R&B, and soul infused with elements of jazz and electronic nuances.

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

Vocalist and actress SEi performs a set of covers from the pop, rock 'n' roll, R&B, Disney, and musical theater genres.

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

Violinist and arranger Luna Lim performs a set of original songs and her own arrangements in a blend of funk and jazz styles.

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

Vocalist, producer, and engineer Madeline Donahue presents a night of alternative R&B music with jazz influences.  
 

Admission
Free

Past Events

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

Using music and spoken word as a form of social justice. Original compositions and jazz standards. 

 

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

Guitarist Xiangchen Song will lead his jazz band in performing some well-known tunes.

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

Evan Cole is pop singer, songwriter, musician, and producer. He'll be performing a mix of covers and original songs blending R&B and pop grooves together.

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

Voice principal Ourania Toli presents her music explorations, ideas, and compositions in the jazz, neo-soul, and cinematic genres, featuring Greek and Brazilian music. 

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

The Berklee Global Jazz Institute graduate program presents a 20-person ensemble that highlights influences from around the world.

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

Singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Avi Castellanos presents Chasing Heaven, a project that combines dream pop, folk, soft rock, and R&B. 

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

Steven Montecucco is joined by friends and master's students from the Berklee Global Jazz Institute to celebrate their graduation, and record new and old music in this magical gathering.

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

All original music influenced by jazz/folk/pop/musicals featuring string quartet and mostly acoustic instruments.

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

Canadian singer-songwriter Michelle Marley performs a set of heartfelt originals and covers in an intimate setting.

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

Brazilian cellist Thiago Wolf enlightens the night with Brazilian music, jazz, world music, and his originals, featuring other talented Berklee students and alumni.