Press Releases

2014 Signature Series: Sun Ra Cosmic Centenary, Terence Blanchard, and More

January 17, 2014
The spring 2014 half of Berklee's Signature Music Series features Sun Ra Cosmic Centenary, the Great American Songbook: Great Women Songwriters, the Middle Eastern Music...
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Berklee Presents its SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond with Media Sponsor Vanyaland

January 15, 2014
Berklee College of Music announces Boston-based music news website Vanyaland as media sponsor for its ninth annual SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond on Thursday, March 13, 12:00 p.m. – 6:...
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Berklee Student to Perform with Carole King at MusiCares Tribute

January 14, 2014
When multi-Grammy winner Carole King takes the stage at the MusiCares Person of the Year ceremony in her honor, she will be accompanied on one song by Berklee student Ahmad El Haggar from...
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Berklee to Award Scholarships to Finalists of Lee Ritenour's Six String Theory Competition

January 9, 2014
Berklee College of Music will award four four-year scholarships—one full-tuition, three half-tuition—to finalists in Grammy-winning guitarist and producer Lee Ritenour...
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Berklee Forms Affiliations with Chinese Institutions in Beijing, Guangzhou, and Shanghai

December 20, 2013
Berklee is now affiliated with Communication University of China, Beijing; Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Shanghai; and Xinghai Conservatory of Music, Guangzhou.
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Acclaimed Singer-Songwriter, Mandolinist Sierra Hull to Perform First Night Boston Concert, Broadcast on WUMB-FM

December 20, 2013
Sierra Hull performs as part of Boston's First Night Boston festival.
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Berklee Student Usman Riaz Named TED Senior Fellow

December 12, 2013
Berklee student Usman Riaz has been named one of 12 TED senior fellows who will present at the next four TED conferences starting in 2014. At 22, the Pakistani composer,...
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Berklee Alumni Earn 36 Grammy Award Nominations

December 11, 2013
The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences nominated 30 Berklee alumni for a total of 36 Grammy Awards.
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Donald Harrison Live on NPR from Berklee on New Year's Eve

December 4, 2013
NPR's 2013 Toast of the Nation will broadcast Donald Harrison live from the Berklee Performance Center around the world on New Year's Eve.
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Berklee Visits Morocco For Nine-Day Cultural Exchange

December 3, 2013
A team from Berklee College of Music led by two Morocco natives, recent graduate Remy Foussard and current student Omar El Jamali, and their teacher, faculty vibraphonist ...
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