Press Releases

Berklee and South Korea's Baekseok Arts University Announce Agreement to Create Educational Opportunities

July 30, 2014
Berklee College of Music has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Seoul, South Korea’s Baekseok Arts University (BAU) to create mutual educational opportunities for students at both...
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Vans Berklee Off the Wall Scholarship Awarded to Singer-Songwriter

July 21, 2014
Vans and Berklee announce that Miette Hope-Goldman, 17-year-old singer-songwriter, has been named the first recipient of the Vans Berklee Off the Wall Scholarship—a four-year award covering...
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Academy Award-Winning Composer A.R. Rahman to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Berklee

July 16, 2014
World renowned film composer A. R. Rahman will perform with Berklee students at Boston's Symphony Hall and conduct on-campus workshops as part of the Berklee India Exchange.
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More Than 100 Students from 30 Countries Graduate at Berklee’s Campus in Valencia

July 14, 2014
More than 100 students from 30 countries were part of Berklee College of Music's second graduating class at its Valencia, Spain, campus this month.   
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Berklee Student Monica Fernandez Wins 2014 BMI Peermusic Latin Scholarship

July 14, 2014
Student Monica Fernandez won the BMI Foundation's 11th annual peermusic Latin Scholarship, a competition for original Latin songs and instrumental compositions.
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2014 Berklee Lollapalooza Scholarships Awarded, Oyinda to Perform at Festival

July 14, 2014
An ongoing partnership between Lollapalooza and Berklee has resulted in scholarship awards for 10 outstanding musicians since 2011. Jackie Foster is the 2014 recipient of the Berklee Lollapalooza...
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Jaleel Shaw Headlines Free Jazz at the Fort Concert

July 11, 2014
Saxophonist and bandleader Jaleel Shaw will headline the annual, free Jazz at the Fort concert in between performances at international jazz festivals. 
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Tito Puente Latin Music Series Returns with Free Outdoor Concerts, Dancing

July 10, 2014
Taking place Thursdays in July and August at outdoor locations across Boston, the six-concert Tito Puente Latin Music Series presents a soundscape of live Latin music, with a strong salsa influence,...
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Berklee Interdisciplinary Arts Institute Performs in Brazil July 14-18

July 9, 2014
Student group will premiere an original piece of music influenced by the sound and philosophy of Anton Walter Smetak, a Brazilian-based artist and composer who invented close...
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Berklee Summer Concerts at Georges Island

June 25, 2014
Berklee College of Music, Boston Harbor Island Alliance, and the Boston Harbor National Park have joined forces again to bring up-and-coming Berklee students and alumni to historic Fort Warren on...
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