Berklee News

PODCAST: The Jitterbug Vipers

March 25, 2014
Alumnae Sarah Sharp and Masumi Jones are the Berklee half of the Jitterbug Vipers, and play a languid blend of country, Americana, and swing.
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Flight of Fire Releases Their “Stolen Voices Project”

March 24, 2014
Berklee band Flight of Fire has released their "Stolen Voices Project", which thematically centers on sexual assault and rape. The band's front-woman, Dorian Maverick discusses her motives and...
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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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Placido Domingo to be Awarded an Honorary Doctorate

March 21, 2014
Renowned tenor and international conductor, Placido Domingo, will be awarded an honorary doctorate by Berklee at its campus in Valencia on April 4, 2014.
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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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The Strings of Summer: Joe Walsh on Berklee’s American Roots Weekend

March 14, 2014
Joe Walsh, coordinator of Berklee’s first American Roots Music summer program, discusses what’s in store for the student pickers, strummers, and pluckers who choose to study with some of the most...
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Online Course Helps Prep Musicians for Berklee

March 14, 2014
Developing Your Musicianship, a new massive open online course (MOOC) offered by Berklee and Coursera, will introduce you to key concepts and approaches you'll need to understand, create,...
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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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PODCAST: The Field Effect

March 13, 2014
The Field Effect is a rock quartet featuring four Berklee alumni with a passion for well-crafted songs filled with introspective lyrics, infectious melodies, and ferocious rhythms.
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