Berklee and premier world music festivals: Lotus (Lollapalooza Chile) and Lollapalooza Brazil, have announced the winners of the first Lollapalooza master’s scholarships to attend the master’s program in contemporary performance at Berklee’s international campus in Valencia, Spain beginning in September 2013.
Berklee in Valencia alumni Jonas Buehler and David Antolin wrote the score for the Spanish short film TOC TOC.
Berklee College of Music announces that Paula Cole has joined the college's Voice Department. Cole, a 1990 Berklee graduate, is a Grammy winner and seven-time Grammy nominee who has sold approximately three million albums. She begins her tenure on September 1.
Incoming chair Bonnie Hayes plans to develop the world’s foremost songwriting curriculum at Berklee College of Music.
Listen to a tune from an international group of musicians whose work is steeped in Latin rhythms, jazz, and a quest to create uncompromisingly original compositions.
An Italy-born alumna creates compositions that break boundaries between several styles.
New City Music Boston director Misael Martinez has made a career of helping students to overcome challenges and set their sights on achieving secondary and higher education.
Recently named one of Billboard’s “40 Under 40” in the music industry, Berklee alumni Nir Seroussi ’96, managing director of Sony Music U.S. Latin, shares thoughts on the future of the music business and offers advice to Berklee students.
Irma Seleman, is a vocalist from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, who is studying performance and contemporary writing and production.
Listen to a tune from We Avalanche, a trio influenced by noise, pop, and old-time.
Kamilla Pluzhnikova says that after the Five-Week Program, she will return to Russia with the confidence and inspiration to pursue her dreams in music.
Berklee's Signature Music Series 2013-2014 Presents Alejandro Sanz, Guinga, a Tribute to Art Blakey, and the Berklee Singers Showcase 30th Anniversary
The Signature Music Series at Berklee presents a season of Spanish pop, Brazilian fusion, jazz, and vocal performances by a cross-section of Berklee students, faculty, and alumni as well as world-class musicians including Spanish pop star Alejandro Sanz, who will receive an honorary doctorate from Berklee during his November 6 concert.
José María Cano, an instrumental figure in bringing Berklee’s Valencia campus to life, spoke to the campus’s first class of master's graduates at the commencement ceremony on July 15, 2013.
Berklee alumni Sean Erick, Nicole Hurst, Leon Silva Jr., and Kevin Williams are currently on tour with Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z’s “Legends of the Summer” tour.
Berklee City Music scholarships pave the way for music education for youth from underserved communities.
A group of Berklee students travels to Zambia to support and promote music education there.
Bonnie Hayes, who has written songs for Bonnie Raitt, Cher, Bette Midler, David Crosby, Robert Cray, Adam Ant, and Booker T and the MGs, and produced more than 40 records, has been named chair of Berklee's Songwriting Department.
For four Saturdays in August, up-and-coming Berklee musicians will perform free concerts at Carson Beach, a part of Berklee Summer in the City, presented by Natixis Global Asset Management.
The Greenway Sessions, a part of Berklee Summer in the City, presented by Natixis Global Asset Management, continues with concerts through August 30, weather permitting.