Alumni News

Santander Bank, N.A. to Provide Grants for Berklee Study Abroad Program

March 2, 2015

Santander Bank, N.A. will provide grants for Berklee students to study abroad at the college's campus in Valencia, Spain.

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Panos Panay

Entrepreneur: 7 Steps to Prepare Your Company for an Acquisition

February 27, 2015

BerkleeICE founding managing director Panos Panay speaks to Entrepreneur about preparing a company for acquisition.

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Berklee alumna Montse Carty '04

Courageous Pursuit of Passion: Pandora’s Montse Carty ‘04

February 25, 2015

Montse Carty ’04, artist programs manager at Pandora, shares her story and offers advice to Berklee students.

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Berklee's 10th Annual SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond

February 24, 2015

Berklee presents its 10th annual SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond on Thursday, March 19, 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at Brush Square Park West Tent in Austin, Texas.

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Berklee Alumni Win 14 Grammy Awards

February 9, 2015

Twelve Berklee alumni, including faculty member Terri Lyne Carrington '83, were honored with 14 Grammy Awards on music's biggest night for their outstanding contributions to some of last year's top releases, 

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Haerts Releases First Album; Song Featured in 'Cake' Trailer

February 6, 2015

Just months after the band Haerts released its first studio album, one its songs was chosen as the music for the new Jennifer Aniston movie, Cake.

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Berklee Mashup of Album of the Year Nominees Premiered by Boston Herald

February 5, 2015

The Boston Herald premiered a video featuring a mashup of four 2015 Album of the Year contenders arranged and performed by students.

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PODCAST: Katie Thiroux

January 29, 2015

Bassist/vocalist/composer Katie Thiroux celebrates the release of her debut CD Introducing Katie Thiroux in concert on Wednesday, February 4, at Cafe 939 and streaming live at as part of the fourth year of The Checkout – Live at Berklee.

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Alumna Kirby Lauryen Cowrites Kayne West, Paul McCartney's 'Only One'

January 23, 2015

Kirby Lauryen '09 has written songs for some of the biggest names in the industry, including Kayne West and Paul McCartney. 

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Teese Gohl '81

Orchestrating ‘Selma’ with Teese Gohl ‘81

January 16, 2015

Score producer Teese Gohl ’81 discusses his work on Selma, the Oscar-nominated film about the historic 1965 voting rights march led by Martin Luther King Jr.

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Oriol Saña ‘98 Brings Jazz Fiddle to Barcelona

January 12, 2015

When violinist and educator Oriol Saña returned to Berklee last month from his native Barcelona, his overarching goal was to build a bridge between the two cities and connect Berklee with like-minded institutions from Spain.

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Boston Globe: Faculty and Alumni Picked for Jazz Albums of the Year

December 22, 2014

Efforts from Berklee alumni dominated the Boston Globe's list of the best jazz albums of 2014, taking seven out of the ten spots.

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PODCAST: Girls Guns and Glory

December 22, 2014

Named one of Rolling Stone Country's Artists You Need to Know, Girls Guns and Glory brings its Boston-bred Americana worldwide.

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Mike Daly

Learning the Art of Rejection

December 18, 2014

Mike Daly '96, A&R director at Disney Music Group, gives songwriting students the chance to pitch their compositions with the hope of landing a track on the upcoming Demi Lovato record.

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Berklee Online Allows Rising Country Star Lindsay Ell to Tour and Study at Same Time

December 16, 2014

For rising country star Lindsay Ell, Berklee Online's ease of access allowed her to get the Berklee experience from the road.

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The Shills

PODCAST: The Shills

December 16, 2014

The Shills, featuring MP&E grads Dave Sicilian '06 and James Zaner '06, have been a leading force in the Boston rock scene for a decade.

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Berklee Alumni Could Win 40 Grammy Awards

December 14, 2014

For the fourth year in a row, Berklee alumni are nominated in the top three Grammy Award categories. 

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David Duchovny and Colin Lee

Boston Globe: Actor David Duchovny Visits Berklee to Talk About His Music

December 12, 2014

The Boston Globe reports on actor David Duchovny's recent visit to Berklee to discuss his new foray into music.

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Berklee Alumni Enjoy Strategic Advantage in Los Angeles

December 10, 2014

One of the main ways Berklee alumni in Los Angeles connect with each other and find opportunities is through the Berklee Center in LA, which hosts upward of 20 events a year.

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Alumni Profile: Brad Madix '84

December 8, 2014

Alumnus Brad Madix '84 handles sound for Jack White.

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