Alumni News

Blumenthal on Lage

September 17, 2010
Performing at the Umbria Jazz Festival, alumnus Julian Lage '08 showed the confidence of his varied musical convictions.
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Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez Returns to Berklee for Residency

September 16, 2010
The best-selling "chica lit" author, two-time Pulitzer Prize-nominated journalist, and Berklee grad, will talk about ways that music and literature inform one another.
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Alumni Nominated for Latin Grammys

September 16, 2010
Five alumni are up for 11 Latin Grammy Awards to be presented on November 11.
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Alumni Profile: Meghan Stabile '06

September 7, 2010
This alumna persevered until she found a niche for her innovative concerts that show audiences the coolness of jazz alongside the history of hip-hop.
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PODCAST: Kurt Rosenwinkel

September 6, 2010
Listen to alumnus guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel and the Portuguese big band OJM before they kick off the 2010 Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival.
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PODCAST: The Bad Plus

August 30, 2010
Innovative jazz trio the Bad Plus flaunts convention with originals as well as deconstructed versions of tunes by Nirvana, Blondie, and Yes.
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Forty Years at Berklee: Steve Lipman

August 25, 2010
Alumnus and long-time student affairs administrator Steve Lipman reflects upon his decades at Berklee.
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Alumni Profile: Kirill Gerstein '96

August 19, 2010
Go to Berklee, become a world-class concert pianist? Kirill Gerstein talks about taking the less-traveled path.
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PODCAST: Folk Arts Quartet

August 10, 2010
The Folk Arts Quartet, which combines traditional fiddle styles with a foundation in the classical string quartet, brings its "chambergrass" to Berklee's 2010 Summer Concert Series.
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PODCAST: Rajdulari Barnes

July 15, 2010
Berklee staff member and alumna Rajdulari Barnes was the lead singer of world music band Zili Misik for years; now she focuses on jazz with her own Rajdulari Jazz Project.
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