Spanish superstar Alejandro Sanz is one of the biggest names in Latin music, and thanks to a Berklee connection dozens of students got the opportunity to perform in and produce a video featuring his latest hit, “La Música No Se Toca.”
Berklee professor David Fiuczynski will premiere "Flam! Pan-Asian MicroJam for J Dilla and Olivier Messiaen" on December 7. The piece, which took nearly two years to write, is the result of a Guggenheim Fellowship the guitarist received in 2011.
The Checkout – Live at Berklee, which brings critically acclaimed, New York-based Berklee alumni back to their alma mater for concerts at Cafe 939, continues with rising saxophonist and composer Dayna Stephens '01. The concert also features guitarist and fellow alumnus Julian Lage '08.
Berklee’s student-run label Jazz Revelation Records presents a concert featuring artists from the label’s latest album, Ripple Effect. The featured bandleaders—Daniel Rotem, Aris Valeris, Eduardo Mercuri, and Bryce Milano—hail from Israel, Greece, Brazil, and the U.S.
Student, teacher, methodologist, dean, vice president, global ambassador—Larry Monroe has done it all during his 50 years at Berklee. On October 18, the alto saxophonist celebrates his retirement in a career-spanning concert featuring Berklee students and faculty, Donald Harrison, Giovanni Tommaso, and others.
Berkleemusic has signed an agreement with Coursera to develop four online courses with some of their most popular instructors. These free online courses will be available to students across the globe in spring 2013.