Alumni News

Inside Berklee PODCAST: Bill Banfield

March 10, 2014

In 2005, professor Bill Banfield launched a weekly series at Bob the Chef's (now Darryl's Corner Bar & Kitchen) in Boston's South End, featuring alumni, student, and faculty jazz musicians. Their collaboration created a new kind...

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PODCAST: Thaddeus Hogarth '88

March 7, 2014

Associate professor of guitar Thaddeus Hogarth ’88 has authored Funk-Rock/R&B Guitar Soloing, two popular courses for Berklee Online, and taught more than 120,000 students in his Introduction to Guitar course on Coursera,...

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The Checkout – Live at Berklee with Warren Wolf and Wolfpack

February 25, 2014

Presented by Berklee, NPR Music, WBGO FM, The Checkout – Live at Berklee, brings critically acclaimed alumni back to their alma mater for intimate concerts at Cafe 939. The series continues with vibraphonist and marimba player...

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Lisa Fischer on Being 20 Feet from Stardom and Next to Jagger

February 25, 2014

Though far from a household name, Lisa Fischer has made a career sharing the stage with artists so famous they need only to be referred to by first name. Artists like...

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PODCAST: The Crash Kings

February 21, 2014

Brothers Tony and Mike Beliveau (’05 and ’04, respectively) have been jamming together since they were in diapers, and their lifelong connection is part of the secret sauce that makes the Crash Kings so infectious. Their straight-ahead rock '...

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Berklee's SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond

February 19, 2014

Berklee College of Music, the only college to host an official party at the SXSW Music and Media Conference, presents its SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond on Thursday, March 13, noon – 6:00 p.m., at Brush Square Park (West Tent),...

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Berklee Launches Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship

January 29, 2014

Berklee College of Music announced the launch of the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship (BerkleeICE). Alumnus and Sonicbids founder Panos Panay has been named as its founding managing director...

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Berklee Alumni Win Eight Grammy Awards

January 27, 2014

Berklee alumni were honored with eight Grammy Awards on music's biggest night for their outstanding contributions to some of last year's top releases. The winners were recognized for their work in varied categories and fields, including...

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PODCAST: Jason Lim '13

January 23, 2014

Originally from Falkirk, Scotland, Jason Lim ’13 is a polymath in the finest Berklee tradition. An accomplished violinist, guitarist, drummer, inventor, and recording engineer, he is equally comfortable on both sides of the sound board and...

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PODCAST: Guillermo Klein '94

January 21, 2014

Argentinian composer and pianist Guillermo Klein '94 makes music that is "occasionally Ellingtonian, occasionally classical, and always beautiful," according to ...

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