Alumni Affairs/See All BT IssuesBerklee Today Spring 2000

A Magazine for Contemporary Music and Musicians

Regional Spotlights

Alum Notes

Very best wishes to one and all for the happy and successful year 2000. As we begin this new year, it is worth taking a moment to recap several alumni events in the last quarter of 1999.

Berklee Beat

Fall 1999 Visiting Artists


This fall, many esteemed guests came through the college as visiting artists for various departments....

Berklee Beat: Berklee's Helping Hands


Robert Barnett Kaplan Endowed Fund Established


Fifth Annual Encore Gala Bash Nets over $385K for BCM Scholarships

The Fifth Annual Encore Gala will go into the record books as Berklee's best party of 1999. The fundraiser brought in over $385,000 for Berklee City Music (BCM), the college's educational outreach program for talented urban youth.

The Dregs, MTV, and Berklee

Every student wants to study with a teacher who has "been there" in the music business. Having seen the view from the top at two very different ends of the musical spectrum, Associate Professor of Drums Rod Morgenstein brings a lot to the table for his students. He became a poll-winning...

Adrian Ross '96 Named Director of Alumni Affairs

Adrian Ross, a 1996 graduate of Berklee's Music Business/Management Department, has been named Berklee's new director of alumni affairs.


Coda: Personal Growth and Free Improvisation

Improvisers know that there are other problems to sort out besides technical issues such as which notes "work" on particular chord changes in the practice of their craft. It has been well documented that there is a shared knowledge, even a common language among improvising jazz musicians. The...

Lead Sheet

News of the Board of Trustees

News of the Board of Trustees