Alumni Affairs

Once a goat farmer in central New York state, singer-songwriter Matt Nakoa ’06 has established himself as a folk music up-and-comer.

Patty Anne Miller '10 has found success in Los Angeles after dedicating herself to her drumming.

Betty Who

Berklee alumna and indie pop singer-songwriter Betty Who, once a student in Berklee’s Five-Week Summer Performance Program herself, returns to share advice with current summer students.

These songwriters collaborated with each other via the internet before coming to Berklee to join forces with a host of musicians.

Composer and producer Alyosha Barreiro ’01 creates electronic music on both sides of the Atlantic.


The Office of Alumni Affairs embraces our alumni as valuable members of a lifelong and global Berklee community. We strive to foster alumni engagement that supports you in your professional and personal pursuits. As one of our alumni, you are an ambassador of the college, trailblazer in music and beyond, and a generous supporter of what we do.

Thank you for being a part of this unique community.

Alumni Events

Los Angeles Alumni Holiday Party

Monday / December 8, 2014 / 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Come celebrate the holiday season with your fellow Berklee alumni at the LA holiday party. An annual tradition, this event attracts more than 100 alumni each year. We'll have festive food and drinks plus lots of conversation and cheer. It's always such a pleasure to hear about everyone's year and spend a few hours together making merry.

RSVPs here via Eventbrite are preferred. While space is limited, alumni may bring a +1. Please have your guest register themself directly here.

Valet and street parking is available. For questions, email Justine Taormino, assistant director of Alumni Affairs.

Admission: Free

Alumni News

Berklee alumna Anita Antoinette '11

VIDEO: Alumna Anita Antoinette ’11 Among Top 10 on ‘The Voice’

Nov 19

Berklee alumna and singer-songwriter Anita Antoinette ’11 is one of 10 competitors remaining on NBC’s hit performance show The Voice. A former...

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Berklee Joins GRAMMY Museum University Affiliate Program

Nov 17

The GRAMMY Museum at L.A. LIVE announced that Berklee College of Music has been named an official university affiliate, giving Berklee access to GRAMMY Museum content for educational purposes,...

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PODCAST: Matt Nakoa '06

Nov 14

Before winning a scholarship to Berklee, Matt Nakoa ’06 was a goat farmer in central New York state. In addition to his talent with animals, Nakoa is an accomplished classical pianist who...

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