Alumni News

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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PODCAST: Maeve Gilchrist '06

March 29, 2013
This Scottish songstress pushes the boundaries of the Celtic harp.
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March 6, 2013
Get a taste of the great bands playing at Berklee's eighth annual SXSW party.
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The Checkout - Live at Berklee Continues with Walter Smith III

February 26, 2013
Presented by NPR Music and WBGO Jazz 88.3 FM, The Checkout - Live at Berklee continues with Walter Smith III at the Red Room at Cafe 939 on March 7, 2013.
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PODCAST: Farah Siraj '06

February 25, 2013
This 2006 alumna combines Middle Eastern modes, flamenco singing, and bossa nova beats.
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Berklee SXSW Party, March 15 in Austin

February 12, 2013
Berklee College of Music, the only college to host an official party at the SXSW Music and Media Conference—one of the music industry’s biggest events—presents its annual SXSW Party...
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