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College Students Deserve More Than Video Chats

In an essay for Medium, Berklee President Roger H. Brown discusses the importance of making virtual classroom experiences meaningful.


Your Guide to Berklee Online’s Most Popular Courses

From voice, guitar, and songwriting classes to music theory and production, here are some options for making good use of your time at home.

Hope and Joy in Isolation: Theater in the Time of COVID-19

Boston Conservatory at Berklee theater faculty are finding new and novel ways to spark their students' creativity. 

New Berklee India Exchange Music Video Supports Musicians Affected by COVID-19

Watch Indian celebrities and Berklee artists perform a new arrangement of the popular song "Dil Chahta Hai."

Berklee Student Sam Zilli Named Truman Scholar

Zilli is the college's first applicant and recipient.

Berklee Professor Receives Guggenheim Fellowship

Marti Epstein, a faculty member at the College and Conservatory, was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship last week.

Boston Conservatory's Shelbie Rassler Returns to Virtual Performance with ‘Fight Song’

Rassler's arrangement was performed by students across Berklee.

Music Therapy Alumni Bring Joy to Clients via Telehealth

In the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, music therapists are adapting to bring virtual sessions to their clients. 

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Boston Globe: A YouTube Powerhouse Cranks out More Video Game Covers

The Boston Globe published a feature on recent Berklee graduate and YouTuber Carlos Eiene and his jazzy arrangements of popular video game music. 

The Boston Globe

Marketplace: Warner Music’s IPO Boosted by Streaming

George Howard, professor in the Music Business/Management Department, appeared on Marketplace to discuss how streaming has helped the record industry grow. 


Lights in the Tunnel Podcast: Abby Schiller

Berklee student Abby Schiller appeared on the podcast Lights in the Tunnel to discuss writing an inspirational anthem for health care workers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Lights in the Tunnel

Philadelphia Tribune: Amid Coronavirus Challenges, SDP Music Teacher Finds New Ways to Inspire Students

Berklee alumna Courtney Powers, who studied music education, was nominated for a 2021 Music Educator Award.

The Philadelphia Tribune

CNN News 18 India: Aamir Khan, Farhan Akhtar Join Berklee College of Music Students for New Rendition of 'Dil Chahta Hai'

The Berklee India Exchange released the video to support coronavirus (COVID-19) relief in India.

CNN News 18 India

Billboard: Those Slick Quarantine Band Performances Are Harder to Pull off Than You Think

Billboard spoke to recent Boston Conservatory at Berklee graduate Shelbie Rassler about planning, mixing, and producing her virtual orchestras from home.