Press Releases

Mark Cuban Taps Berklee Students for TV Show Ideas

April 3, 2013
 Entrepreneur and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, eager to engage college students through his cable network AXS TV, is launching a contest for Berklee College of Music: the Berklee...
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A Night of Irish Music from the Composer of Riverdance

March 29, 2013
 A Signature Series concert highlights Irish music from traditional folk to modern rock.
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Berklee Examines the Nexus of Music and Science, April 12

March 29, 2013
Music and Science: Practice and Convergence presents speakers from Berklee, Harvard Medical School, Tufts University, the Institute for Music and Neurologic Function, and more with musical interludes...
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Students to Perform Fully Staged Hair

March 21, 2013
Berklee’s Musical Theater Ensemble and Musical Theater Orchestra present a fully staged production of the Broadway musical Hair on April 25 and 26. Inspired by the peace movement and the social...
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Berklee Receives Largest Gift in Its History

March 21, 2013
A local man who loved jazz and other styles of music, and attended student concerts for years, left an estimated $8.1 million to the college. 
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Carole King, Willie Nelson, and Annie Lennox to Receive Honorary Degrees at May 11 Commencement

March 19, 2013
Berklee College of Music president Roger H. Brown will present Carole King, Willie Nelson, and Annie Lennox with honorary doctor of music degrees at Berklee's commencement ceremony, Saturday, May...
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Blind Piano Prodigy Yakir Arbib Teams With Visual Artist At Kennedy Center April 12

March 18, 2013
 Berklee College of Music presents Israeli pianist and composer Yakir Arbib, premiering his new piece, Waves of Visions, at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, in...
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Blind Piano Prodigy Teams with Visual Artist at Kennedy Center, April 12

March 18, 2013
Berklee College of Music presents Israeli pianist and composer Yakir Arbib, premiering his new piece, Waves of Visions, at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, in Washington...
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BCSO, Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, John Patitucci, April 3

March 14, 2013
The Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra, featuring Grammy-winning guest musicians from the Berklee Global Jazz Institute Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, and John Patitucci and acclaimed jazz...
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Prince, Justin Timberlake Drummer John Blackwell Joins Berklee Faculty

March 12, 2013
 Premier funk, pop, and R&B drummer John Blackwell, best known for his work with Prince, Justin Timberlake, and Patti LaBelle, has been named associate professor of percussion at his alma...
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