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Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah performs at Berklee for NPR

30 Berklee Alumni Nominated for Grammy Awards

November 30, 2020
Nominees include Ingrid Andress, Terri Lyne Carrington, Danilo Pérez, Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, Big Thief, and others. Read more
Tony Maserati

Nine Berklee Alumni Win Latin Grammy Awards

November 20, 2020
Nine Berklee alumni took home Latin Grammy Awards across three categories in the November 19 ceremony. Read more

Berklee Pays Tribute to the Music of James Bond

November 19, 2020
The virtual concert, which includes the premiere of a new Bond theme composed by a Berklee student, takes place on Thursday, December 10. Read more

BerkleeNYC Announces Interim Directors for Master of Arts Program

November 17, 2020
Berklee's New York City campus taps Will Wells ’11, Rona Siddiqui, and Loudon Stearns ’01 to run its new graduate program’s three specializations. Read more
Album art from the Margaret Glaspy playlist

Songs That Inspired Margaret Glaspy's Devotion

November 10, 2020
Based on Glaspy's "Devotion Inspiration" acoustic cover series on YouTube, this playlist comprises artists who influenced the making of her sophomore record. Read more

#BerkleeTogether Virtual Series Continues with Concerts Across the Globe

November 9, 2020
Upcoming performances feature the Berklee Jazz and Gender Justice Group and the Berklee Together Quintet. Read more
Margaret Glaspy

Margaret Glaspy on Releasing an Album During a Pandemic

November 9, 2020
Glaspy's Devotion came out right as the coronavirus indefinitely halted live music. Here's how she found inspiration amidst the challenge. Read more

Berklee’s 26th Annual Encore Gala Raises More Than $1.5 Million

October 28, 2020
This year's Encore Gala was held virtually and featured Jackson Browne, Steve Winwood, Darryl "DMC" McDaniels, and many more. Read more

Berklee Alumni Receive 2020 Tony Award Nominations

October 19, 2020
Berklee College of Music and Boston Conservatory at Berklee alumni were featured in some of the most prominent and acclaimed theater productions of last year. Read more

New Concept Album Boils Down Mueller Report to Eight-Song Opera

October 13, 2020
Henry Bloomfield's 29-minute album, Ongoing Matter, uses the report's own text to tell its story through music.  Read more
Edmar Colon (L) and Luis Gamarra (R)

Berklee Artists Join Forces for #BerkleeTogether Concert Series

October 13, 2020
The biweekly series, which starts on Wednesday, October 14, has Berklee musicians from across the globe collaborating for new virtual performances. Read more
Album art from the October Visiting Artist playlist

Visiting Artist Series: October Preview

October 8, 2020
Listen to songs performed, written, produced, and/or managed by the artists who are (virtually) stopping by Berklee this month. Read more

Berklee Alumni Nominated for 2020 Latin Grammys

October 1, 2020
Fourteen Berklee alumni are nominated across eight categories, including Album of the Year. Read more
Album art from the September Visiting Artist playlist

Visiting Artist Series: September Round-Up

September 30, 2020
Take a listen to songs performed, written, produced, and/or managed by the artists who (virtually) stopped by Berklee this past month. Read more

Three Berklee Alumni Win Emmy Awards

September 21, 2020
Jasmine Cephas Jones, Stephanie McNally, and Pablo Munguía received statues at the virtual 2020 Emmys. Read more

Scene at Berklee: Charlie Puth

September 18, 2020
At a Visiting Artist Series clinic this week, the pop hitmaker and Berklee alumnus talked about his influences and why his latest single, "Girlfriend," is indebted to Berklee. Read more

Berklee’s EDI Students Prepare for Next Generation of Performance

September 15, 2020
Still in its early years, Berklee’s EDI program gains momentum as audiences go online and the internet readies for a quantum leap forward. Read more

Berklee Partners with MIT to Help Students Get Paid for Their Music

September 14, 2020
RAIDAR, a new licensing platform, makes it easier for student musicians to earn money from their songs and retain full control over their work. Read more

BerkleeNYC to Offer Master of Arts in Creative Media and Technology

August 11, 2020
Launching in fall 2021, the one-year graduate program will consist of three specializations: songwriting and production, live experience design, and writing and design for musical theater. Read more

Jason Palmer Releases Duo Tracks in Honor of Breonna Taylor

August 4, 2020
The faculty trumpeter collaborated with more than a dozen musicians on recordings dedicated to the EMT who was killed in March. Read more

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