Press Releases

160 Massachusetts Avenue, photographed from the North.

Berklee's 160 Massachusetts Avenue Building Earns LEED Gold Certification

February 22, 2016
Berklee's 160 Massachusetts Avenue property is home to 369 students in addition to a state-of-the-art music technology complex, and a cafeteria/performance space. 
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Berklee to Present American Master Awards to T Bone Burnett, Gillian Welch, and David Rawlings

February 17, 2016
Berklee will present American Master Awards at Music City Roots in Franklin, Tennessee. T Bone Burnett and Berklee alumni Gillian Welch '92 and David Rawlings '92 will receive the honors...
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Lalah Hathaway '94

Berklee Alumni Win Big at 58th Grammy Awards

February 16, 2016
Twelve alumni took home thirteen trophies at the 2016 Grammy Awards. 
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Doc Wallace Trio, Loose Roots Band to Play Brooklyn's Jalopy Theatre

February 11, 2016
Berklee roots musicians the Doc Wallace Trio and the Loose Roots Band will bring Texas fiddling, swing, and Celtic music to the Jalopy Theatre in Brooklyn on March 13. 
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HRR Celebrates Dorm Sessions 11 at The Sinclair in Cambridge

January 29, 2016
Heavy Rotation Records celebrates the release of its new compilation, Dorm Sessions 11, with a concert at the Sinclair in Cambridge.
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Berklee Partners with Nashville and Philadelphia Public Schools to Boost Music Education

January 28, 2016
The Berklee PULSE® Music Method expands to Metro Nashville Public Schools and the School District of Philadelphia, providing over 400 music teachers with access to the comprehensive online...
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Great American Songbook: The Music of Bob Dylan

January 27, 2016
Great American Songbook: The Music of Bob Dylan, celebrates the folk music icon with a large group of Berklee students, faculty, and guest Al Kooper paying tribute to Dylan’s prolific career.
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Berklee Presents the Fisk Jubilee Singers at Symphony Hall

January 21, 2016
The historic ensemble that introduced negro spirituals to the world will perform in honor of the 150th anniversary of Fisk University. The concert will also feature Berklee voice professor...
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Berklee and The Boston Conservatory Agree to Merger, Set the Stage for New International Standard in Performing Arts Education

January 19, 2016
Berklee and The Boston Conservatory announce a formal agreement to merge, creating the world’s most comprehensive and dynamic training ground for music, dance, theater, and related professions....
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Hal Crook Celebrates Retirement with Concert Featuring Esperanza Spalding, Antonio Sanchez, Lionel Loueke, Chris Cheek and Others

January 12, 2016
Hal Crook is retiring after 30 years of teaching at Berklee and is celebrating in concert with some of his former students, including Antonio Sanchez '97, Esperanza Spalding '05, Lionel...
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