Press Releases

Gustavo Celis '94, 2016 Latin Grammy Record of the Year winner

Celis '94 Rides ‘La Bicicleta’ to Latin Grammy Record of the Year

November 18, 2016
Berklee alumnus Gustavo Celis ’94 won a gold-plated gramophone for Record of the Year at the 17th annual Latin Grammy Awards.
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Matthew Shepard's Moving Story Presented in a Musical Experience at Symphony Hall

November 14, 2016
Berklee's Signature Series presents Grammy Award-winning vocal ensemble Conspirare in a performance of Considering Matthew Shepard, a moving, three-part contemporary oratorio composed by Craig...
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From Figaro to Faust, Boston Conservatory at Berklee Goes to the Opera in Valencia, Spain

November 7, 2016
Boston Conservatory at Berklee, which is recognized for offering one of the best opera programs in the U.S., is now launching a summer program at Berklee's international campus in Valencia, Spain...
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Boston Conservatory President Richard Ortner Announces His Intention to Retire in 2017

October 26, 2016
Boston Conservatory President Richard Ortner announces he will retire in June after 18 years of transforming the institution into a renowned center of dance, music, and theater education. 
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Berklee Performance Center

Student Concert to Celebrate Late Music Icons

October 19, 2016
Featuring the music of Prince, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Amy Winehouse, and more, students at Berklee College of Music and Boston Conservatory at Berklee will perform their first “...
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Pablo Ziegler

Signature Series Presents Pablo Ziegler Meets Berklee

October 12, 2016
Pablo Ziegler Meets Berklee features the Latin Grammy-winning Argentinian pianist, composer, and arranger—one of the most important figures in Argentine new tango—performing his inspired compositions...
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Berklee Partners with IDB to Expand Music Education Opportunities in Latin America

October 10, 2016
Berklee Latino, Berklee’s Spanish-language program, returned to Bogota, Colombia with partner Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). IDB’s grant to the institution—through the Korean...
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Berklee Alumni and Faculty Nominated for 2016 Latin Grammy Awards

October 7, 2016
Twelve Berklee alumni and one faculty member received 14 Latin Grammy Award nominations for producing, mixing, engineering, and songwriting across five categories.
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Matthew Nicholl Named Associate Vice President of Global Initiatives

October 3, 2016
Matthew Nicholl, an acclaimed educator, author, musician, composer, and arranger, has been named associate vice president of global initiatives at Berklee as of September 1. 
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Joy Allen Joins Berklee As Chair of Music Therapy

September 30, 2016
Joy Allen, Ph.D., is the new chair of Music Therapy at Berklee College of Music as of August 2016.  Allen comes to the college from Loyola University, where she served as...
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