Press Releases

Students to Perform Fully Staged Hair

March 21, 2013
Berklee’s Musical Theater Ensemble and Musical Theater Orchestra present a fully staged production of the Broadway musical Hair on April 25 and 26. Inspired by the peace movement and the social...
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Carole King, Willie Nelson, and Annie Lennox to Receive Honorary Degrees at May 11 Commencement

March 19, 2013
Berklee College of Music president Roger H. Brown will present Carole King, Willie Nelson, and Annie Lennox with honorary doctor of music degrees at Berklee's commencement ceremony, Saturday, May...
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Blind Piano Prodigy Teams with Visual Artist at Kennedy Center, April 12

March 18, 2013
Berklee College of Music presents Israeli pianist and composer Yakir Arbib, premiering his new piece, Waves of Visions, at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, in Washington...
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Blind Piano Prodigy Yakir Arbib Teams With Visual Artist At Kennedy Center April 12

March 18, 2013
 Berklee College of Music presents Israeli pianist and composer Yakir Arbib, premiering his new piece, Waves of Visions, at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, in...
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BCSO, Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, John Patitucci, April 3

March 14, 2013
The Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra, featuring Grammy-winning guest musicians from the Berklee Global Jazz Institute Danilo Perez, Joe Lovano, and John Patitucci and acclaimed jazz...
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Prince, Justin Timberlake Drummer John Blackwell Joins Berklee Faculty

March 12, 2013
 Premier funk, pop, and R&B drummer John Blackwell, best known for his work with Prince, Justin Timberlake, and Patti LaBelle, has been named associate professor of percussion at his alma...
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Lollapalooza Announces Valencia Scholarships

March 5, 2013
Berklee, Lollapalooza Chile, and Lollapalooza Brazil, one of the premier music festivals in the world, announce the launch of a scholarship to one outstanding musician from Chile and another from...
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Berklee and Lollapalooza Chile and Brazil Announce Valencia Scholarships

March 5, 2013
Berklee College of Music, along with Lollapalooza Chile and Lollapalooza Brazil, one of the premier music festivals in the world, announce the launch of a scholarship to be awarded by Berklee to one...
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Nona Hendryx Re-Wired: Collaboration with Electronic Production and Design Students

March 4, 2013
Berklee presents Nona Hendryx Re-Wired, a collaboration between Hendryx and the college’s Electronic Production and Design (EPD) Department, on March 26. The concert features a mix of new/...
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Former President of Fox Music Robert Kraft Joins Berklee in Valencia

March 1, 2013
Berklee College of Music announces that composer/producer Robert Kraft has joined the team at Berklee College of Music. The former president and executive director of Fox Music Inc. (1994-2012) is...
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