Press Releases

Berklee Announces Online Bachelor's Degree for Songwriting

September 10, 2015
Students in the program will learn techniques to develop their own voices as songwriters, as well as the business background to attain a career in their chosen field. All of the courses are...
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Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival Adds Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, Victor Wooten, Steve Bailey

September 10, 2015
Trumpeter Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, debuting his new record Stretch Music, will perform in the Red Room at Cafe 939 on Friday, September 25, and bass legends Victor Wooten...
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Listen Up premieres on September 14, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. ET.

Docuseries Explores the Berklee Student Experience

September 10, 2015
Listen Up: Making it at Berklee College of Music is the first docuseries filmed about Berklee students. 
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Berklee City Music Awards 13 Full-Tuition Scholarships

August 31, 2015
Thirteen young musicians from underserved communities in Boston and across the U.S. were awarded four-year full tuition scholarships to attend Berklee at an emotional presentation at the Berklee...
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Beantown Jazz Festival Announces 2015 Lineup

August 18, 2015
This all-day, free outdoor event will feature Ledisi, Javon Jackson with Jimmy Cobb, the Mosaic Project featuring Jaguar Wright and Terri Lyne Carrington, George Garzone, Omar Thomas with Stefon...
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Fall Signature Series: Sudanese Music, Nosferatu, Toto La Momposina, Joyce Moreno

August 17, 2015
The Signature Series at Berklee presents an extraordinary fall season of performances by Berklee students, faculty, and alumni, and world-renowned musicians.
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160 Mass Ave Tower Receives Fourth National Design Award

August 10, 2015
The American Institute of Architects presented the 2015 National Education Facility Design Award to the 160 Massachusetts Avenue tower and drew a parellel to the Jazz at...
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Berklee Global Jazz Workshop at the Newport Jazz Festival Announced for 2016

August 4, 2015
Berklee and the Newport Festivals Foundation have created the Berklee Gobal Jazz Workshop at the Newport Jazz Festival for summer 2016, and registration opens October 1. 
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Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and Berklee to Premiere Original Score to Silent Film, Nosferatu

July 29, 2015
The Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra will premiere the score composed by eight of Berklee's student film composers as part of Berklee's signature concert series. 
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Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra, Sean Jones to Perform at Newport Jazz Festival

July 23, 2015
The 19-piece Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra, featuring trumpeter, composer, and educator Sean Jones, will perform at the 2015 Newport Jazz Festival on Friday, July 31.
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