Summer Programs

A World of Music

Spend your summer making music with students from all over the world who share your passion. Study with renowned faculty who are the very best at what they do and get a taste of what Berklee, Boston, and college life are all about. If you are in middle school, high school, college, or beyond, there's a summer program for you to explore. You’ll leave inspired, transformed, and equipped to drive your music forward.

NEW: Start earning college credit this summer!

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Sights and Sounds

Whether they've always wanted to come to Berklee or aren't quite sure they want to commit to music as a career, students in the Five-Week Summer Performance Program get a taste of the college experience.

High school students discuss their experiences in Berklee's summer program in musical theater, which culminates in a final showcase where students can share their talents and passion.

Professional bassists Victor Wooten and Steve Bailey discuss working with students from all over the world who come to study with these masters of bass in this extraordinary Berklee summer program.


Dec 19th, 5:00pm

Our talented student workers did a sunny cover of a classic holiday tune. Check it out on FB:

Dec 18th, 9:18pm

#ThrowbackThursday: @tommyemmanuel #jams at Guitar Sessions 2014!

Dec 17th, 8:52pm

Guitar Session's @LPassGuitar on her experience as Berklee's first female guitar instructor. Read more via @the_wimn:

Dec 16th, 5:44pm

If you're on the west coast, you may have thought about #Berkleesummer's LA Programs. What are they all about?

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