Press Releases

Ask George Clinton, Legendary Funk Artist, Anything During August 7 Berklee Online Event

July 24, 2017
Legendary funk songwriter, musician, and producer George Clinton '12H, perhaps best known for his work with Parliament-Funkadelic, will be the first guest on the new Berklee Online Live: Songwriting...
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Berklee Professor Named White Mountain National Forest Artist in Residence

July 24, 2017
Steve Wilkes, Berklee percussion professor, has been announced as the White Mountain National Forest Artist in Residence for 2017.
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Berklee Signs Agreements with Six New Partners to Join Berklee International Network

July 20, 2017
The Berklee International Network (BIN), Berklee’s global network consisting of academic partnerships around the world, has added new colleges and universities in Chile, England, France, India,...
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Trumpeter and Bandleader Darren Barrett to Perform Free Jazz at the Fort Concert

July 18, 2017
Jazz trumpeter and bandleader Darren Barrett B.A. ‘90, an associate professor of ensembles at Berklee, will perform at the annual Jazz at the Fort concert on Sunday, August 6 at 5:00 p.m.
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Berklee Promotes Panos A. Panay to Vice President for Innovation and Strategy

July 17, 2017
In his new role, Panay will spearhead new initiatives and strategies to prepare music, dance, and theater graduates for a tech-oriented future.
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Berklee Awarded Grant from the Grammy Museum

July 6, 2017
Berklee has been announced as one of 14 U.S. recipients of the Grammy Museum Grant Program.
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2017 Tito Puente Latin Music Series Offers Free Latin Music Throughout Boston

July 5, 2017
During the months of July and August, the Tito Puente Latin Music Series will produce six free performances of Latin music on Thursdays in parks around Boston as part of Berklee's Summer in the City...
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Piano Professor Joanne Brackeen Receives NEA Jazz Master Award

June 30, 2017
The National Endowment of the Arts grants a Jazz Masters Award, the nation's highest honor in jazz, to Berklee Professor Joanne Brackeen who has blazed trails for female jazz musicians. 
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Berklee Names Carin Nuernberg Vice President of Online Education

June 26, 2017
Berklee announces the promotion of Carin Nuernberg to vice president of online education. A foundational team member of Berklee Online, she played an instrumental role in creating the...
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Berklee Appoints First Woman Assistant Chair of Music Business/Management

June 21, 2017
Tonya Butler brings extensive industry experience to her new role as assistant chair of music business/management. 
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