Press Releases

Berklee Performance Center Fall Season on Sale Now

September 12, 2016
The Berklee Performance Center is proud to announce a jam-packed fall season. Highlights include Black Lives Matter: Meaning of Freedom Concert Honoring Angela Davis; John Scofield’s Country for Old...
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Alison Plante, chair of Berklee's Film Scoring Department

Alison Plante Named Chair of Film Scoring at Berklee

September 1, 2016
Berklee announces that Alison Plante has been named the chair of the college’s Film Scoring Department. Plante, an award-winning composer with an array of credits across film, TV, and...
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Berklee Indian Ensemble to Perform at Chopra Center's Sages and Scientists Symposium

August 31, 2016
The Berklee Indian Ensemble will appear at Deepak Chopra's Sages and Scientists Symposium in Los Angeles as a special musical guest. 
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Fall 2016 Signature Series: John Scofield, Pablo Ziegler, Wang Leehom, Shankar Mahadevan

August 26, 2016
The Signature Series at Berklee presents an exceptional season of performances by Berklee students, faculty, and alumni, and world-renowned musicians including John Scofield '73, Pablo Ziegler,...
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Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival Returns September 23-24

August 24, 2016
Featured acts include John Scofield, Al Jarreau, the Billy Hart Trio, Pitch Slapped, and Behind These Eyes, among others.
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Kenton Dick Named the 20th Jimmy Lyons Scholar to Berklee

August 23, 2016
The 18-year-old saxophonist and composer from Nanaimo, British Columbia, is the first Canadian recipient of the Lyons Award.
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Alumni Nominated for Emmy Awards

August 11, 2016
Six Berklee alumni are nominated for seven Primetime Emmy Awards.
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Berklee City Music Awards Eight Full-Tuition Scholarships

August 11, 2016
Emceed by actor and comedian Sinbad, the City Music scholarship presentation came at the conclusion of the Berklee Five-Week Summer Performance Program, the last hurdle for scholarship winners to...
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Danilo Pérez and the Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors to Perform at Newport Jazz Festival

July 25, 2016
The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors will perform at the Newport Jazz Festival on Friday, July 29 with special guests Danilo Pérez and John Patitucci.
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2016 Berklee Lollapalooza Scholarships Awarded

July 21, 2016
Teen musicians from Muskogee, Oklahoma, and Chicago, Illinois, have received scholarships through Berklee's partnership with iconic music festival Lollapalooza.
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