Faculty News

Professor Bill Elliott Wins Tony Award for Hit Broadway Musical

July 17, 2015
Bill Elliott, a professor in Berklee's Contemporary Writing and Production Department, won a Tony Award this June for his orchestration work on An American in Paris.
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Mikolaj Poncyliusz, a student at the Berklee at Umbria clinics

Inside the Classrooms at the 30th Annual Berklee at Umbria Jazz Clinics

July 17, 2015
At the Berklee at Umbria Jazz Clinics, some 240 students from all over the world gather, as many before them have done for the past 30 years now, for an intense immersion in music unlike any other.
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Chronicle Features Michael Sweet

May 7, 2015
Channel 5’s Chronicle talks to associate professor Michael Sweet about one of the fastest growing fields in the music business: composing for video games. 
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Chronicle Features Terri Lyne Carrington

April 13, 2015
Channel 5's Chronicle profiles drummer and Berklee professor Terri Lyne Carrington in its annual series, "Game Changers," which spotlights people who are transforming their fields. 
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Berklee Joins GRAMMY Museum University Affiliate Program

November 17, 2014
Berklee College of Music has been named an official GRAMMY Museum university affiliate, giving Berklee access to GRAMMY Museum content for educational purposes, curriculum resources, research...
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David "Doc" Wallace, Berklee String Department chair

Strings Magazine Spotlights New Chair David Wallace

November 7, 2014
In a recent Strings Magazine profile, contributor Rory Williams writes that David “Doc” Wallace, Berklee’s new String Department chair, “pairs perfectly” with Berklee, “...
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Berklee associate professor Eric Stern

From Broadway to Berklee with Eric Stern

October 20, 2014
After a long run on Broadway as a conductor, music director, and music supervisor, associate professor Eric Stern seems to be exactly where he wants to be now.
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Talib Kweli (left) with Brian "Raydar" Ellis (right)

Hip-Hop Hero Talib Kweli Drops Knowledge on Berklee

October 14, 2014
At the eighth annual Business of Hip-Hop/Urban Music Symposium, acclaimed rapper Talib Kweli offered advice to the upcoming generation of hip-hop hopefuls.
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Arnetta Johnson

'That Trumpet Chic': Student Finds Mentorship at Berklee

October 2, 2014
Berklee trumpet player Arnetta Johnson receives a major scholarship from Blues Babe Foundation on BET's An Evening of Stars, a celebrity-studded award show sponsored by the United Negro College...
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Student Elena Goddard at 2014 Berklee Convocation

Berklee Welcomes Excited Entering Class

September 11, 2014
Driven to pursue their shared passion for music, more than 1,100 new students recently arrived at Berklee with instruments, gear, and dreams in hand.
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