Alumni News

VIDEO: Commencement 2013

May 29, 2013
On May 10-11, 2013, Berklee celebrated its new alumni, as well as honorary doctors of music Carole King, Annie Lennox, and Willie Nelson.
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Ben Gundersheimer ‘94 Brings Bilingual Music to Kids

May 28, 2013
Singer-songwriter Ben Gundersheimer '94 has created his own path to success, blending his passion for music and education into an innovative program of bilingual music for kids.
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PODCAST: The Forward Motion

May 28, 2013
The Forward Motion, featuring Berklee alumnus drummer Jon Stoltzfus, is a Connecticut-based band that is building its fan base the old-fashioned way.
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PODCAST: Della Mae

May 21, 2013
This Boston-based group of female artists pays respect to tradition while pursuing their artistic vision.
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Boston Alumni Rock the Hard Rock with Roger Brown

May 16, 2013
Around 200 alumni gathered at the Hard Rock Cafe Boston to celebrate and jam with friends, family, fans, and Berklee president Roger H. Brown.
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Improv with Figure Drawing and Music

May 8, 2013
Guitarist David Lee, a 2009 Berklee alumnus, hosts a weekly synesthetic jam session in which figure drawing artists, musicians, and models inspire and react to one another, allowing creativity to...
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May 1, 2013
Singer-songwriter Han combines smooth-flowing rap and infectious, laid-back grooves in a way that seems equal parts Michael Franti and Jack Johnson. The effect is both urban and urbane.
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Alumna Rhonda Begos: Berklee Through a New Lens

April 12, 2013
Nearly two decades after Rhonda Begos left Berklee, vowing never to return to Boston, she visited the campus in late March to tell her story about surviving childhood sexual abuse.
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PODCAST: Queen Caveat

April 10, 2013
Drummer Jesse Magnuson ’06 and bassist Will Weissman ’08 are the guts and growl of Los Angeles sensation Queen Caveat, which has packed houses at SXSW and the Sunset Strip Music Festival.
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Alumnus William Cepeda Earns Honorary Doctorate

April 3, 2013
Berklee presents one of its most acclaimed alumni with an honorary doctor of music degree.
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