Win Tickets to Celebrating Maggie Scott: 30 Years of Jazz Vocal Night
Alumnae Antonia Bennett, Lalah Hathaway, Robin McKelle, Esperanza Spalding, and Nadia Washington pay tribute to their mentor, longtime voice professor Maggie Scott, on December 8. Five lucky winners will each receive a pair of tickets to this Signature Series show. To enter, email firstname.lastname@example.org by November 28 with the subject line "Maggie Scott."
Da'Rayia Wilson was the first winner of the Berklee and Essence magazine hip-hop songwriting contest. Check out her group's cover of Gang of Four's "Not Great Men," featured on Heavy Rotation Records' new CD, Under the Influence.
Heavy Rotation Records Release Concert, December 3
Berklee student and alumni bands—and Mission of Burma's Roger Miller—celebrate Under the Influence, the latest disc from student-run Heavy Rotation Records, covering seminal songs by R.E.M., Radiohead, the Pixies, Mission of Burma, and others.
VIDEO: Presidential Scholar Paul Sanchez
Ecuadorian trumpeter Paul Sanchez was inspired by his musical family. The Presidential Scholarship will allow him to attend Berklee for four years at no cost.
Berklee Band to Compete in U.K. Competition
The Yesberger Band is among five finalists in a competition spearheaded by British jazz/pop star Jamie Cullum.
Berklee Holds Auditions around the U.S.
Scholarship opportunities include the Berklee Lollapalooza Endowed Scholarship.