Warren George King

Warren George King '59 died on July 17. He was 87. King entered the U.S. Navy at age 17 and served in World War II on an aircraft carrier. He was a saxophonist and composer and played with several big bands in Massachusetts and Florida. King is survived by his wife, Gladys, three daugters and a son, and numerous grandchildren. 

Henry J. Guertin

Henry J. Guertin '60 passed away on May 7. He was 79. Guertin was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War and worked for the Hammond Plastics Company and Data General Corporation. He is survived by his wife, Alice; son Brian; and two grandchildren. 

Marie Louise Diamond

Marie Louise Diamond, a former Berklee adjunct professor, died on July 5. She was 86. A 1948 Wellesley College graduate, Diamond taught art history at Berklee and lectured at museums including the Museum of Fine Arts, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, the DeCordova and others. She is survived by her children; Susan, Elizabeth, Bill, and John. 

Michael Dreary

Michael Dreary '71 died on August 20. He was 64. As a musician, Dreary played with a variety of bands on the North Shore of Massachusetts. He was a retired firefighter for Saugus, MA, where he served for more than 20 years, and a founding member of the Saugus Italian American Club. He is survived by three sisters. 

December Student Flu Vaccine Clinic: Friday, December 6, 9:00 am-11:00 am

For students: Get a flu shot on Friday, December 6, 9:00am-11:00am

There will be a flu vaccine clinic on Friday, December 6, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Mass General Hospital's Back Bay location, at 388 Commonwealth Avenue. Your Berklee Student Insurance covers the cost. Most insurances also cover vaccines. No Reservations Needed.

The Healthy Hand (Fingers, Wrists, & Elbows too!) Monday, November 25, 1:00-4:00pm, David Friend Recital Hall

Performance Wellness Institute


The Healthy Hand (Fingers, Wrists, & Elbows too!)

Monday, November 25, 1:00-4:00pm, David Friend Recital Hall



1:00-2:00pm – The Healthy Hand with Dr. Martin Dolan

Berklee’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration 2014

Dear Berklee community,

Berklee College of Music will observe our annual Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration Thursday, January 23 through Saturday, February 1 with many events and activities including speakers, music, community service, and information sessions.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a national day of homage to one of America’s greatest freedom fighters. Instead of a day off, it is often referred to as a day on, where individuals are encouraged to actively serve their communities.

Survey: Do You Live Off-Campus? Tell Us What's Important to You

Life as a student living off-campus presents its own unique set of rewards and challenges. The Student Affairs / Dean of Students Office would like to know what things are important to you as a student who commutes, and/or lives off-campus. Let us know by completing this short survey.

Complete the survey by November 26 to enter our gift card drawing. Results summary will be available in the Student Affairs Office in spring 2014.


Footloose the Musical - Two Nights!

Berklee's Musical Theatre Club proudly presents Footloose, the live musical version of the 1984 film starring Kevin Bacon that featured songs that reached the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 from Kenny Loggins and Deniece Williams. This production features more than 50 students, including the pit orchestra, cast, and crew. Students Tre'von Griffith (director) and Max Wolpert (music director) are at the helm for a fun, upbeat night full of comedy, music, and dancing.

Donghun Han's Senior Recital

Thursday / November 21, 2013 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall

1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 0221