Two bands under the direction of Bob Schlink. The first is the Steve Coleman Ensemble featuring music by Steve Coleman and original pieces by the students. The second band is the Contemporary Fusion Ensemble.
The Berklee Performance Division Ensemble, directed by professor Ralph Peterson, is one the school newest and most competitive ensembles. The students are all scholarship winners. In addition to being some the finest players, they are also some of Berklee's best academically. All students must audition and must have and maintain a
grade point average of no less then 3.0 in order to travel. Collectively, these students have played with Donald Harrison, Greg Osby, Delfeayo Marsalis,
Ellis Marsalis, Christian McBride, Chris Potter, Mulgrew Miller, Lewis Nash, and Bobby Watson to name a few. They have or will be performing at include
the River Room in New York, HR-57 Center for the Preservation of Jazz & Blues, and the Sugarbush Ski Resort.