Press Releases

Berklee Celebrates 20 Years of BIN with Free Concert October 16

October 1, 2013
Berklee hosts 19 educational partners from contemporary music schools, colleges, and universities around the world for a two-day summit to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Berklee International...
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Javier Limon, Berklee Alumni Receive 12 Latin Grammy Nominations

September 27, 2013
Berklee Mediterranean Music Institute artistic director Javier Limón has been nominated for two Latin Grammy Awards, and five Berklee alumni have received a total of 10...
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Former Band Members Pay Homage to Art Blakey, Kick Off 2013-14 Signature Music Series on October 10

September 26, 2013
The 2013-2014 Signature Music Series at Berklee begins on October 10 with a reunion of former members from one of the most influential jazz bands, Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers.
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Berklee Alumnus Wins Emmy Award

September 25, 2013
Pablo Munguia '98 won an Emmy Award for his work on the Grammy Award broadcast.
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The Checkout – Live at Berklee Kicks Off with First Female Instrumentalist to Win Monk Award

September 20, 2013
Melissa Aldana '09 returns to campus to begin the 2013-14 series in partnership with WBGO and NPR Music on October 9.  
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Dream Theater Recruits Berklee Student for Album

September 11, 2013
Dream Theater, the Grammy-nominated progressive metal band that formed in 1985 at Berklee College of Music, is collaborating with 21-year-old Berklee student Eren Basbug on its new, self-...
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BGJI Brings Coltrane's Rarely Performed Interstellar Space to the Stage

September 9, 2013
The Berklee Global Jazz Institute brings Coltrane's rarely Performed Interstellar Space to Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola and the Monterey Jazz Festival. With Joeo Lovano, six students will perform...
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Berklee and Lollapalooza Announce Full Scholarship Winners

August 30, 2013
Berklee and premier world music festivals: Lotus (Lollapalooza Chile) and Lollapalooza Brazil, have announced the winners of the first Lollapalooza master’s scholarships to attend the master’s...
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Paula Cole Joins Berklee Faculty

August 27, 2013
Berklee College of Music announces that Paula Cole has joined the college's Voice Department. Cole, a 1990 Berklee graduate, is a Grammy winner and seven-time Grammy nominee who has sold...
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Meet the New Director of City Music Boston

August 20, 2013
New City Music Boston director Misael Martinez has made a career of helping students to overcome challenges and set their sights on achieving secondary and higher education. 
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