Faculty News

Berklee Joins GRAMMY Museum University Affiliate Program

November 17, 2014
Berklee College of Music has been named an official GRAMMY Museum university affiliate, giving Berklee access to GRAMMY Museum content for educational purposes, curriculum resources, research...
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David "Doc" Wallace, Berklee String Department chair

Strings Magazine Spotlights New Chair David Wallace

November 7, 2014
In a recent Strings Magazine profile, contributor Rory Williams writes that David “Doc” Wallace, Berklee’s new String Department chair, “pairs perfectly” with Berklee, “...
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Berklee associate professor Eric Stern

From Broadway to Berklee with Eric Stern

October 20, 2014
After a long run on Broadway as a conductor, music director, and music supervisor, associate professor Eric Stern seems to be exactly where he wants to be now.
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Talib Kweli (left) with Brian "Raydar" Ellis (right)

Hip-Hop Hero Talib Kweli Drops Knowledge on Berklee

October 14, 2014
At the eighth annual Business of Hip-Hop/Urban Music Symposium, acclaimed rapper Talib Kweli offered advice to the upcoming generation of hip-hop hopefuls.
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Arnetta Johnson

'That Trumpet Chic': Student Finds Mentorship at Berklee

October 2, 2014
Berklee trumpet player Arnetta Johnson receives a major scholarship from Blues Babe Foundation on BET's An Evening of Stars, a celebrity-studded award show sponsored by the United Negro College...
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Student Elena Goddard at 2014 Berklee Convocation

Berklee Welcomes Excited Entering Class

September 11, 2014
Driven to pursue their shared passion for music, more than 1,100 new students recently arrived at Berklee with instruments, gear, and dreams in hand.
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New York Times: Great Divide at the Concert Hall, Black Composers Discuss the Role of Race

August 13, 2014
Jonathan Bailey Holland, associate professor of composition at Berklee College of Music, talks to New York Times contributor William Robin about why black composers remain on the outskirts of...
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VIDEO: Andrea Johnson Ignites Music Business Students

July 17, 2014
With extensive music industry experience, Berklee associate professor Andrea Johnson has a talent for engaging students in experiential music business learning.
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Inside Berklee PODCAST: Bill Banfield

March 10, 2014
Professor Bill Banfield, founder and director of Berkee's Africana Studies Program, talks about his group, the Jazz Urbane, its debut CD, and the spirit of mentorship the project fosters.
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Berklee Alumni Win Eight Grammy Awards

January 27, 2014
Berklee alumni took home eight trophies during the Grammy Awards 2014 ceremony, including faculty member Terri Lyne Carrington, who was the first woman artist to win in the Best Jazz Instrumental...
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