Student News

Berklee Senior Wins Apollo Theater Theme Song Contest

May 1, 2014
Student Clifton Williams will receive $5,000, and his song will be played every week at Harlem's iconic Apollo Theater.   
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NPR Tiny Desk Concert Features Berklee Pakistani Student

April 25, 2014
NPR's music tastemaker Bob Boilen declares student Usman Riaz's musicianship simply astonishing. In this Tiny Desk Concert, Riaz dazzles on guitar, piano, and harmonica.
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Berklee Student a Finalist in Apollo Theater Theme Song Contest

April 24, 2014
Berklee student Clifton Williams's song might replace the tune the theater has used for 80 years on amateur night. 
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Student Marco Perfetti to Perform at Canadian Music Week

April 22, 2014
Berklee student Marco Perfetti, a singer-songwriter from Italy, has been selected to perform with his band Perfect Mark at Toronto's Canadian Music Week.
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One Year Later: Marathon Song Gets New Arrangement

April 15, 2014
A year after the Boston Marathon bombings, a song penned by a Berklee student and an alumnus—and newly arranged by an alumnus—is among the artistic tributes as Boston reflects on the...
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Evan Chapman: Anatomy of an Arrangement

April 14, 2014
Alumnus Evan Chapman '13 talks about how he approached arranging student Ben Johnston and alumnus Jordan Lucero's song about the Boston Marathon bombings. 
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Studying Abroad in Valencia, Spain

April 10, 2014
At Berklee’s campus in Valencia, Spain, more than 50 students are studying performance, music business, music technology, ear training, and a host of other subjects through the Study Abroad...
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Student Performs with Dream Theater in Extraordinary Concert

March 28, 2014
Student Eren Başbuğ performs with rock giants Dream Theater in a concert he's envisioned for five years.
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Dream Theater to Perform Student's Arrangements at Opera House Show

March 11, 2014
Dream Theater will perform Berklee student Eren Başbuğ's arrangements at its March 25 concert at the Boston Opera House. 
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Heavy Rotation Records Presents Dorm Sessions 9

February 21, 2014
Heavy Rotation Records (HRR) presents Dorm Sessions 9, the new release by Berklee’s student-run label. 
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