Alumni News

Betty Who Shares Advice with Berklee Five-Week Summer Students

August 5, 2014
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.
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Alumni Earn Emmy Nominations

July 30, 2014
Twelve Berklee alumni are nominated for 14 Primetime Emmy Awards, including nominations for composers Alan Silvestri '70 (COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey) and Ramin Djawadi '98 (Game of...
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Berklee Alumna Launches Platform Connecting Songwriters

July 30, 2014
Berklee alumna Lisa Occhino launches SongwriterLink, a songwriting collaboration platform that uses matching engine technology to help users find exactly the type of songwriters they’re seeking for...
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Alumna Kiesza Appears on Letterman After Video Gets 60 Million Views

July 21, 2014
With nearly 60 million YouTube views, Kiesza's "Hideaway" has gone superviral. 
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VIDEO: Berklee's First Alumni Reunion Concert

July 15, 2014
On June 13, 2014, hundreds of Berklee alumni came together to perform—and to watch their classmates perform—at the college’s first alumni reunion concert.
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Berklee in Brooklyn: Alumni Find Fertile Ground for Music Ventures

June 27, 2014
Berklee is deeply entrenched in Brooklyn's fertile music scene as alumni artists, engineers, and venue owners have been steadily establishing a strong foothold in this hub for the better part of...
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Melissa Etheridge '80 Talks to Berklee about Performing with the Pops, Activism, and Being "in Your Truth"

June 24, 2014
Melissa Etheridge '80, H'06 talks about performing with the Boston Pops, lessons she learned at Berklee, the importance of being "in your truth," and her activism.
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We Are Family: Alumni Return for Berklee's First Reunion

June 18, 2014
Berklee alumni returned to their old musical stomping grounds in Boston for the first-ever alumni reunion in the college’s 69-year history, on the weekend of June 13, 2014.
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Berklee Alumni Back in Town with Cirque du Soleil

June 16, 2014
Guitarist Angie Swan '05 and drummer Didi Negron ‘09 are cast members of one of Cirque Du Soleil’s newest touring shows, Amaluna.
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PODCAST: Sarah McKenzie

June 9, 2014
An award-winning vocalist, pianist, composer, and recent Berklee graduate from Australia demonstrates why Downbeat believes she is an artist "already in full possession of an...
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