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Kinan Azmeh of Silkroad

As part of Boston Conservatory at Berklee's fall 2017 chamber music master class series with guest artists, Silkroad ensemble member, clarinetist, and composer Azmeh was invited to speak about his work and coach four groups of musicians. 

Jazz horn player Roy Hargrove

A Tribute to Roy Hargrove, 1969–2018

Berklee remembers the jazz horn innovator through his genre-busting music.

Mayssa Karaa B.M. ’12

Mayssa Karaa and A. R. Rahman Craft a Bollywood Hit

The Lebanese-American singer's first track with mega-producer Rahman has amassed millions of plays in the month since its release.

Taking a Closer Look at Apparat's "Goodbye"

In this episode of Signal Flow, associate professors Erin Barra and Loudon Stearns talk about why Apparat's masterful "Goodbye," a widely synchronized song, feels frightening.

Chinese Music Industry Leaders to Visit Berklee in December

Over a dozen CEOs, senior executives, and representatives from China's leading companies will come to the college for the Berklee China-U.S. Music Summit from December 1-2. 

Silkroad Artists Bring a Global Approach to Boston Conservatory at Berklee

Silkroad artists Cristina Pato, Galician bagpipes, and Edward Perez, double bass, discuss the collective's vision for education and its collaboration with Boston Conservatory at Berklee. And we listen to their song "Joropo-Festejo: Muiñeira de Chantada” from Pato’s album Latina, arranged by Perez.

John Chin - 'Blaming Game'

John Chin's choreography for "Blaming Game" was performed at Boston Conservatory at Berklee's Winterworks. 

Hiatus Kaiyote - 'Molasses'

Listen to Cheng-Ting Liao's a cappella arrangement of the future soul band's "Molasses," featuring Lisa Oduor Noah and Njoki Karu.

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Boston Globe: Amanda Palmer Talks Songwriting (and Self-Care) at Berklee

The Boston Globe "Names" column features Amanda Palmer's Reach Out clinic at Berklee with students and Leah Driscoll, director of health and wellness. 

The Boston Globe

Boston Musical Intelligencer: Boston Conservatory Orchestra Collaborates with Silkroad Artists

The Boston Musical Intelligencer previews a special collaboration at Symphony Hall between the Boston Conservatory Orchestra and artists from the Silkroad Ensemble. 

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Un-Block the Music: Kathryn Bostic Shares Practical Tips at Berklee

The film composer and singer-songwriter spent a week on campus as a film scoring artist in residence.

Un-Block the Music

Broadway World: Professor and Artist Manager Presented Passim Legacy Award

Ralph Jaccodine was honored with the Passim Legacy Award for his years of supporting the legendary folk destination. 

Broadway World

Acoustic Guitar: Video Lesson on the Essential ii–V Chord Progression

Jane Miller, Berklee professor of guitar, gives a tutorial that breaks down a common chord progression.

Acoustic Guitar

Forbes: How One-Woman Band pronoun Is Making It Big

In the wake of a painful breakup, alumna Alyse Vellturo founded her one-woman synth pop band, pronoun.