Refazenda – Berklee Tribute to Gilberto Gil


“Refazenda” was performed as a tribute for Berklee Valencia honorary doctorate recipient Gilberto Gil during Berklee Valencia’s virtual commencement concert on Saturday, July 3. The song was pre-recorded and performed by students and Faculty from Berklee Valencia and Gil, who joined them virtually from Brazil.

Lead Vocals and Acoustic Guitar: Gilberto Gil

Drum Set: Tetyana Haraschuk

Percussion: Sergio Martínez and Chaitanya Natu

Electric Bass: Baptiste Watiez

Acoustic Guitar: Kris Ramakrishna

Flute: Javier Vercher

Piano: Adem Mehmedovic

Synths: Polo Ortí

Background Vocals: Olga Román, Katiana Vilá, Yixuan Gu, and Nina Nicolaiewsky

Electronic Music Producer: Elysha Zaide

Assistant Electronic Music: Calvin McCormack

Assistant Electronic Producer and Assistant Visual Producer: Ryan Tram

Live Instruments Music Producer: Enric Alberich and Magdalini Giannikou

Live Instruments Recording Engineers: Rodrigo Branco and Pablo Schuller

Mastering Engineer: Pablo Schuller

Mixing Engineer: Liz Teutsch

Visual Producer: Marta Verde

Assistant Visual Producers: Jesús Pineda and Angel Schroder

Video Production: Hugo Louis Video

Production Assistant: Júlia Cremades