Press Releases

Terence Blanchard Named Visiting Scholar at Berklee

May 18, 2015
World-renowned trumpeter, composer, bandleader, and Blue Note recording artist Terence Blanchard will join Berklee as a visiting scholar in the Jazz Composition department beginning in the fall of...
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Berklee Student Ghita to Open for Maroon 5 at Morocco's Festival Mawazine

May 18, 2015
Ghita, a Berklee student from Casablanca, Morocco, will open for superstars Maroon 5 at the 14th annual Festival Mawazine Rythmes du Monde in Rabat, Morocco, on Saturday, June 6.
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Berklee Silent Film Orchestra Performs at San Francisco Silent Film Festival, May 29

May 14, 2015
The San Francisco Silent Film Festival will feature the Berklee Silent Film Orchestra’s original score to F.W. Murnau’s 1924 iconic silent film, The Last Laugh, on Friday, May 29, at ...
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Julio Iglesias, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Harvey Mason, Doug Morris Honored at Commencement

May 9, 2015
Nearly 900 graduates from 62 countries received degrees at Berklee's 2015 commencement. 
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Students to Tour with Ingrid Jensen

May 4, 2015
A mentoring program teaming alumni with students continues with the Ingrid Jensen Berklee Quintet taking to the road for five dates in May. 
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Student Awarded $200,000 Enrique Iglesias Scholarship to Attend Berklee

April 30, 2015
Silviana Itzel Salinas-Reyna, a 23-year-old tenor saxophone student from Mexico City, is the recipient of the Enrique Iglesias Scholarship presented by the Latin GRAMMY Cultural...
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Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy April 24

April 21, 2015
The Signature Music Series at Berklee continues as Grammy Award–winning conductor Arnie Roth leads the Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra in a captivating performance of ...
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Julio Iglesias, Doug Morris, Harvey Mason, Dee Dee Bridgewater to Receive Honorary Degrees

April 14, 2015
Dee Dee Bridgewater will deliver the commencement address at Berklee's commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9. 
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Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors Perform at the Kennedy Center, April 24

April 6, 2015
The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors, a quintet composed of students attending the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI), will perform as part of the Kennedy Center’s Conservatory Project.
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Berklee to Present Luis Alvarez with George Wein Impresario Award

March 24, 2015
Luis Alvarez, Berklee alumnus and executive producer of the Puerto Rico Heineken JazzFest, will accept the George Wein Imprasario Award at the festival's 25th anniversary. 
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