Watch and Listen
Berklee has been recording and releasing the work of its student performers and composers since the 1950s, documenting the early work of future stars like Joe Zawinul and Arif Mardin (Jazz in the Classroom, Volume II); Passion Pit (as the Peasantry, Dorm Sessions 5), St. Vincent (as Annie Clark, Dorm Sessions 1), John Scofield (JITC, Vol. XIV); Christian Scott (Rebirth), and Paula Cole (Studio Production Projects, 1988).
Get to know some of Berklee's most enterprising students and faculty—and watch them perform, teach, and learn—in this series of videos.
- Sounds of Berklee Podcast
Subscribe to the eclectic Sounds of Berklee podcast, and you'll not only have a good idea of what's happening on campus, you'll have a collection of great music to listen to, anytime you want, free of charge. Sounds of Berklee releases a new episode every week, featuring a track by either students, alumni, faculty, or visiting artists, including, in the latter group, Gary Burton, Paula Cole, Kathy Mattea, Mark O'Connor, Rosa Passos, Kurt Rosenwinkel, and Don Was.
- Inside Berklee Podcast
Get a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes at Berklee with this podcast featuring conversations with Berklee students, faculty, alumni, and guests. You'll hear interviews, teachings, and music—you may even learn something new you can apply to your own music.
- Student Recordings
In recent years, the Berklee has established two student-run record labels—Heavy Rotation Records and Jazz Revelation Records—that are busy each year finding, recording, and promoting the music of leading student artists. Heavy Rotation focuses on a range of contemporary music, including rock, pop, Latin, country, r&b, hip-hop, and folk; while Jazz Revelation sheds the light on student jazz composers and artists from around the world, musicians whose original music reflect a spectrum of influences.
- The BIRN
More than 55 student-hosted shows air throughout the week on the Berklee Internet Radio Network's BIRN1, covering an incredibly wide range of the musical spectrum. The 24-hour network features four other channels: BIRN2 (concerts, clinics, and visiting artist interviews); BIRN3 and BIRN4 (alumni music); and BIRN5 (music from Berklee's international partner schools).