Press Releases

Lee Whitmore Named VP for Education Outreach and Social Entrepreneurship

April 14, 2014
In his new role, Whitmore will preside over the Berklee City Music program in Boston and 46 network sites across the country, working closely with Curtis Warner, associate vice president for...
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Berklee Backs A3E Advanced Audio and Application Exchange Conference

April 8, 2014
Berklee is a sponsor of the upcoming Advanced Audio + Applications Exchange (A3E) for audio developers, musicians, audio pros, and technology and music manufacturers.   
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Berklee Awards Honorary Doctorate to Plácido Domingo

April 7, 2014
Renowned tenor and international conductor Plácido Domingo was awarded an honorary doctor of music degree by Berklee College of Music at its campus in Valencia, Spain on Friday, April 4.
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Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra to Perform with Dayna Stephens March 29

March 24, 2014
The Needham Bank Great Hall Concert Series continues as the Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra (BCJO) performs with acclaimed saxophonist Dayna Stephens on March 29. 
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State of Jazz Composition Symposium and Concert Series April 22-27

March 21, 2014
Six days of panels, workshops, and performances with guest artists such as Maria Schneider, Billy Childs, Geri Allen, Vijay Iyer, and others will culminate with Terence...
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Berklee Collaborates to Expand Music Programs in New York Schools

March 20, 2014
Berklee College of Music and Little Kids Rock are bringing a modern band curriculum to 600 New York City public schools, serving 60,000 students in kindergarten through 12th grade. 
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Jimmy Page, Geri Allen, Valerie Simpson, Thara Memory to Receive Honorary Degrees

March 13, 2014
On May 10, 2014, this year's honorary doctorate recipients will be recognized for their achievements in and influences on music, and for their enduring contributions to American and international...
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The Checkout - Live at Berklee: Matthew Stevens Quintet

March 11, 2014
Presented by Berklee, NPR Music, and WBGO FM, The Checkout - Live at Berklee, brings critically acclaimed alumni back to their alma mater for intimate concerts at Cafe 939. The series continues on...
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Berklee Hosts First Music Therapy "Hack"

March 10, 2014
Hackers will compete to solve real-life music therapy problems by developing tools to be used in therapeutic and healthcare settings in 24 hours.
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Hortensia Roig Is the First Spanish Woman to Join Berklee’s Presidential Advisory Council

March 6, 2014
Hortensia Roig, general secretary of the Escuela de Empresarios (EDEM) in Valencia, Spain, is the first Spanish woman to join Berklee College of Music’s Presidential Advisory Council.
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