Visiting Artist News

Billy Bragg on the Personal and the Political

August 20, 2009
Is he a punk rocker, a folk singer, a social activist, a soul singer . . . ? The indefinable Billy Bragg spoke to Five-Week Summer Performance Program students about the intersection of music and...
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Dave Brubeck to Receive Honorary Doctorate

August 19, 2009
The presentation to the jazz legend will be made at the Monterey Jazz Festival on September 20.
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VIDEO: Wyclef Jean

August 14, 2009
The hip-hop star talked and performed for a full house of fans.
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Wyclef Jean Rocks the BPC

August 13, 2009
Fugees legend Wyclef Jean turned the Berklee Performance Center into a virtual dance party during a Performance Perspectives Clinic.
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The 2009-2010 Music Series at Berklee

August 3, 2009
Eight shows, great music from Cuba to Nashville, from roots to soul to jazz
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Banjo Vagabond

July 23, 2009
Béla Fleck, jack of all genres and expert in some, mused on his road to Africa and back.
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VIDEO: Bassist Larry Grenadier on Marsalis Berklee Jams

June 26, 2009
The innovative format let Grenadier and his bandmates teach by playing both for and with students.
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VIDEO: Fly Drummer Jeff Ballard Talks Teaching

June 25, 2009
The jazz trio came to the college for a Marsalis Berklee Jams clinic/performance.
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VIDEO: Fly Takes Off

June 24, 2009
The jazz trio taught by example as part of Marsalis Berklee Jams.
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Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival, Sept. 18-26, 2009

June 8, 2009
Terri Lyne Carrington is named artistic director as the festival expands to five days and seven stages.
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