Alumni News

VIDEO: Kirill Gerstein's "Rhapsody in Blue"

October 5, 2012
Kirill Gerstein ’96 performs the original 1924 jazz band version of Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue," with a 25-piece ensemble that includes Berklee faculty and an eight-piece...
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Eight Alumni Nominated for 17 Latin Grammy Awards

October 4, 2012
Juan Luis Guerra, Tommy Torres, Gustavo Bonner Among Latin Grammy Nominees 
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PODCAST: Keenan O'Meara '09

October 1, 2012
This singer-songwriter alumnus bands together with other alumni to create focused, understated folk.
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Berklee CMJ Showcase

September 28, 2012
Berklee College of Music, Heavy Rotation Records (HRR), and Berkleemusic present their sixth annual CMJ Music Marathon showcase of alumni and student artists, Friday, October 19, at 92YTribeca.
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Lettuce: In the Pocket

September 24, 2012
The funk collective Lettuce got its start at the Berklee Five-Week Summer Performance Program and was back in town to play the BPC stage.
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PODCAST: Kip Jones '00

September 11, 2012
Itinerant fiddler blends music from around the world, incorporating styles from classical to blues in a fusion he calls "experimental folk."
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Music During Wartime

September 5, 2012
Bajah and the Dry Eye Crew—an eclectic hip-hop group from war-torn Sierra Leone supported by a band that includes two Berklee alumni—teaches students about the importance of music as a messanger of...
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PODCAST: Ilona Kudina '03

August 28, 2012
Latvian flutist translates jazz and classical.
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PODCAST: Peter Erskine

August 7, 2012
Multi-grammy-winning alumnus and honorary doctorate explores all avenues.
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Nikki Glaspie '05: One Drummer's Journey

July 20, 2012
This drummer has played with such artists as Beyoncé, Chaka Kahn, Jay-Z, and Kanye West.
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