Press Releases

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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Berklee to Honor Wang Leehom, King of Chinese Pop, at Symphony Hall

September 22, 2016
Berklee students will celebrate Chinese-American singer-songwriter, movie star, producer, and director Wang Leehom with a program of his globally popular music, and Wang himself will join them on...
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Composer and Conductor Richard Carrick Named Chair of the Composition Department

September 19, 2016
Award-winning composer, conductor, and pianist Richard Carrick, a Guggenheim fellow, has been named chair of Berklee’s Composition Department.
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Tim Jackson of the Monterey Jazz Festival to Receive George Wein Impresario Award

September 14, 2016
Berklee will present Tim Jackson, artistic director of the Monterey Jazz Festival, with the George Wein Impresario Award at the 59th edition of the festival, September 16-18.
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Emerson and Berklee Partner to Host Concert and Lecture with Activist, Author, and Educator Angela Y. Davis

September 14, 2016
Emerson College and Berklee College of Music partner to host a concert and lecture with activist, author, and educator Angela Y. Davis on September 20 and 21.
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