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Six Takeaways from Songwriting Clinic with Charlie Puth

In town for his Voicenotes tour, Puth stopped by Berklee to talk about songwriting, workshop student-written songs, and play an exclusive evening set.

Student Makes Music for Finnish Ad Campaign

Through hometown connections, Tuomas Norjanen landed a gig arranging music for a major multiplatform advertisement.

Venezuelan Merengue

This musical style is explained and demonstrated by Berklee students Alexis Soto and Carlos Capacho. 

Charlie Puth Discovers Berklee Genesis of Hit 'See You Again'

Sometimes a song can be inside you for years, not yet ready to surface.

Miette Hope's Lush Harmonies Define "Release Me"

In this episode, we’ll listen to recent graduate Miette Hope’s latest single, which is about trying to finally break free from a painful relationship. You can hear her live at Derby Square in Salem at 5:00 p.m. on July 14.


Local Lawyer and Berklee Musicians Pen Tribute to Refugees

A Boston-based immigration lawyer turned to the Berklee community for assistance with a song about the plight of refugees today. 

Five Berklee Alumni Nominated for Emmy Awards

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences nominated five Berklee alumni for Emmy Awards on Thursday.

Berklee to Present Wang Leehom Scholarship to Haiyang Zhu

Berklee College of Music will present a four-year, full-tuition scholarship honoring Chinese-American singer-songwriter Wang Leehom ’99 to Haiyang Zhu this fall.

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Wicked Local Belmont: An Important Musical Call to Action

Boston-based immigration lawyer Susan Cohen shares her thoughts on the importance of a musical collaboration with Berklee students, faculty, and staff with Wicked Local Belmont.

Wicked Local Belmont

The Bay State Banner: Summer in the City and the South End

The Bay State Banner reviews a spirited Summer in the City concert in Boston's South End. 

The Bay State Banner Essence Festival's Seven Female R&B Acts You Need to Know

Student artist Yanina, who performed at the Essence Festival through the Berklee Popular Music Institute, is included in this roundup.

Jazz Times: Al Di Meola Gets Berklee Honorary Doctorate

The alumnus guitarist, composer, and producer was honored at the graduate commencement ceremony at Berklee’s campus in Valencia, Spain.

Jazz Times

NPR Music: Tragedy Inspired Artistry of Alumna

From tragedy comes a folk musician, Tonina, who wants her music to be for everyone.

NPR Music

Inside Higher Ed: Berklee Online Pricing Attracts Students

Most institutions charge the same (or more) for online programs as for brick-and-mortar classes. Berklee has found success with a pricing model that favors online students.

Inside Higher Ed