Berklee News

September 27: Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival Presented by Natixis Global Asset Management

August 13, 2014
The all-day, free outdoor event will offer contemporary jazz, funk, Latin, pop, and soul acts on three stages. Highlights include Sheila E., Snarky Puppy, Miguel Zenón, ...
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New York Times: Great Divide at the Concert Hall, Black Composers Discuss the Role of Race

August 13, 2014
Jonathan Bailey Holland, associate professor of composition at Berklee College of Music, talks to New York Times contributor William Robin about why black composers remain on the outskirts of...
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Berklee Student Records MBTA Tunnels for College's First Public Sound Installation

August 12, 2014
For her final thesis, Chelsea Southard launched Things Over Time on Boylston Street, open through August 15.
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Student Installation Explores Sound through Art

August 10, 2014
Things Over Time is Chelsea Southard’s senior thesis at Berklee, and the culmination of her residency at Diablo Glass School in Roxbury.  
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Wall Street Journal: Fine-Art Students Get Lessons in Business

August 9, 2014
The business world's paper of record focuses on BerkleeICE and other higher education initiatives that "develop entrepreneurial acumen alongside artistic ability."
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Good Neighbors: Berklee, Partners Harness Music to Better Boston

August 8, 2014
From free summer concerts to programs for local youth, Berklee’s Office of Community Affairs and Campus Engagement helps the college be a good Boston-area neighbor.
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Berklee Represents at Newport Folk and Jazz Festivals

August 6, 2014
The Berklee Gospel and Roots Choir, as well as the Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors, shine at Newport festivals.
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Betty Who

Betty Who Shares Advice with Berklee Five-Week Summer Students

August 5, 2014
Berklee alumna and indie pop singer-songwriter Betty Who, once a student in Berklee’s Five-Week Summer Performance Program herself, returns to share advice with current summer students.
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Sean Jones Named Chair of Brass Department

July 31, 2014
Berklee has named internationally acclaimed composer and trumpeter Sean Jones chair of the college’s Brass Department. 
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Alumni Earn Emmy Nominations

July 30, 2014
Twelve Berklee alumni are nominated for 14 Primetime Emmy Awards, including nominations for composers Alan Silvestri '70 (COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey) and Ramin Djawadi '98 (Game of...
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