Press Releases

Berklee High School Jazz Festival to Host 3,000 Musicians

February 3, 2014
The 46th Annual Berklee High School Jazz Festival will host 3,000 musicians on February 8, 2014.
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Berklee Launches Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship

January 29, 2014
Berklee College of Music announced the launch of the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship (BerkleeICE). Alumnus and Sonicbids founder Panos Panay has been named its founding managing...
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Berklee's John Kellogg Develops First MOOC for Music Business

January 28, 2014
John Kellogg, assistant chair of the Music Business/Management Department at Berklee, has developed a free online course, Introduction to the Music Business. Offered through edX, the...
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Berklee Alumni Win Eight Grammy Awards

January 27, 2014
Berklee alumni took home eight trophies during the Grammy Awards 2014 ceremony, including faculty member Terri Lyne Carrington, who was the first woman artist to win in the Best Jazz Instrumental...
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The Checkout – Live at Berklee: Guillermo Klein Quintet 1/29

January 17, 2014
Presented by Berklee, NPR Music, WBGO FM, the Checkout – Live at Berklee, which brings critically acclaimed alumni back to their alma mater for intimate concerts at Cafe 939, continues...
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2014 Signature Series: Sun Ra Cosmic Centenary, Terence Blanchard, and More

January 17, 2014
The spring 2014 half of Berklee's Signature Music Series features Sun Ra Cosmic Centenary, the Great American Songbook: Great Women Songwriters, the Middle Eastern Music...
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Berklee Presents its SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond with Media Sponsor Vanyaland

January 15, 2014
Berklee College of Music announces Boston-based music news website Vanyaland as media sponsor for its ninth annual SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond on Thursday, March 13, 12:00 p.m. – 6:...
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Berklee Student to Perform with Carole King at MusiCares Tribute

January 14, 2014
When multi-Grammy winner Carole King takes the stage at the MusiCares Person of the Year ceremony in her honor, she will be accompanied on one song by Berklee student Ahmad El Haggar from...
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Berklee to Award Scholarships to Finalists of Lee Ritenour's Six String Theory Competition

January 9, 2014
Berklee College of Music will award four four-year scholarships—one full-tuition, three half-tuition—to finalists in Grammy-winning guitarist and producer Lee Ritenour...
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Berklee Forms Affiliations with Chinese Institutions in Beijing, Guangzhou, and Shanghai

December 20, 2013
Berklee is now affiliated with Communication University of China, Beijing; Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Shanghai; and Xinghai Conservatory of Music, Guangzhou.
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