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Berklee and Women in Music Release Study on Women in the U.S. Music Industry

Results shed light on gender bias, the importance of mentorship, how a career factors into starting a family, and other topics.

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Berklee's Singers Showcase Celebrates the Music of Aretha Franklin

Franklin’s longtime bass player, Chuck Rainey, will join students on stage.

Kathy Mattea Presented with Berklee’s American Master Award

The Grammy-winning songwriter received the award at Warner Music Nashville during Berklee's 34th annual Nashville student trip.

Yvette Noel-Schure Receives Berklee's Master of Global Entertainment Award

Noel-Schure, publicist for Beyoncé and vice president of Schure Media Group, was presented with the award at Berklee's campus in Valencia, Spain.

Berklee Global Jazz Institute to Celebrate 10th Anniversary

Led by Danilo Pérez, the institute has created opportunities for students to perform near and far.

BirnCORE Live Presents Nick Hakim

The alumnus, singer-songwriter, and producer will perform at the BIRN’s spring event at the Red Room at Cafe 939 on April 19.

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Carla Whitney Nelson
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Remembering Carla Whitney Nelson

Throughout her long battle with cancer, the 24-year-old producer, singer-songwriter, and visual artist never stopped creating, and continued to document her powerful story.

Missy Elliott, Alex Lacamoire, and Justin Timberlake to Receive Honorary Doctorates at Berklee Commencement

Berklee's commencement ceremony takes place on Saturday, May 11, at the Agganis Arena at Boston University.

Woodstock 50 Years Later: Examining the Mythology and the Music

A week of events will culminate in a symposium featuring producers of the first Woodstock festival and discussions on the music, politics, and ideals of that era.

Marchánt Davis, Ebony Williams, Jemila Dunham, and Kevin Ross

‘You Are Here for a Reason’: African American Alumni Share Career Insights

Four College and Conservatory alumni discussed success, resilience, artistry, and identity at an event sponsored by the Berklee Summer Initiative.

Berklee, MilliporeSigma, Hacking Medicine Institute to Host Hackathon

The Music and Health Innovation Challenge, the first hackathon of its kind, will take place April 5–7.

Boston Conservatory Students Explore Outsider Stories through Cabaret

The Conservatory presents a reimagining of the popular musical set in 1930s Berlin. 

Micki Miller: The Soul behind the Music

Student Alma Blum sits down with R&B/soul underground mainstay Micki Miller to talk about Miller's career and creative process.

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