Press Releases

Berklee to Present Female Student with Beyoncé’s Formation Scholars Award

April 25, 2017
Berklee is one of four colleges participating in Beyoncé Knowles-Carter’s annual Formation Scholars awards, beginning this fall.
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Kaki King to Perform New Arrangements of Her Songs with Student Orchestra

April 14, 2017
Virtuosa guitarist and composer Kaki King performs two shows on April 21 with the Porta Girevole Chamber Orchestra, composed of Berklee students and faculty, presenting new arrangements of...
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Boston Conservatory at Berklee Plays the Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage April 14

April 3, 2017
Two Boston Conservatory at Berklee ensembles—cello quartet BoCoCelli and brass quintet No Strings Attached—are headed to Washington, D.C., for a performance on the John F. Kennedy Center’s...
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More Than 200 Musicians to Perform The Lord of the Rings Symphony at Boston’s Symphony Hall April 19

March 24, 2017
Renowned composer and Berklee alumnus Howard Shore '69, '08H, notable for his Oscar-winning scores for The Lord of the Rings trilogy, will attend the performance.
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Musical The Kiss to Have Its World Premiere at Berklee

March 23, 2017
The Signature Series at Berklee presents the world premiere of the musical The Kiss, with book and lyrics by Cheryl Coons and music by Berklee professor Peter Eldridge. Inspired by the...
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BPMI Releases Its Dorm Sessions 12 Compilation through Stem Platform

March 21, 2017
Berklee Popular Music Institute, and its student-run label Heavy Rotation Records, releases Dorm Sessions 12 through Stem, a financial platform that simplifies payments for musicians and...
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Berklee Global Jazz Institute Celebrates the Impact of Jazz Era Icons

March 20, 2017
On March 31, the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) will present its eighth annual Berklee Global Jazz Summit with a special concert. This year’s summit celebrates the impact of...
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Gary Burton Performs at Berklee as Part of His Farewell Tour on March 5

March 1, 2017
Gary Burton and Makoto Ozone bring their Duets concert to the Berklee Performance Center on March 5 as part of Burton's farewell tour.
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Voltage Connect Conference Brings Together Pioneers of Electronic Instruments

February 23, 2017
Berklee’s first Voltage Connect Conference, taking place March 10 and 11, will examine the development and direction of electronic instruments, from early commercial synthesizers in the...
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Berklee, Vanyaland Announce SXSW Party, Boston and Beyond, March 17

February 22, 2017
At South by Southwest (SXSW) 2017, fast-rising Berklee alumni and student acts will perform dream pop, folk, surf, psych-rock, fuzz-rock, and more. The lineup features Aüva, Bat House, Boketto the...
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