Student News

The Warning study at Berklee

School’s in for Summer: Metalhead Sisters the Warning Hone Chops at Berklee

August 14, 2015

After overnight success and tens of millions of YouTube views, the three sisters in the Warning focus on improving their already-impressive hard rock music skills.

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Luis Gamarra recording music video at the Uyuni salt flats.

Student Launches Nonprofit Sonidos Bolivianos with Viral Video

August 12, 2015

With a viral video splash and early success, Berklee student Luis Gamarra has founded the nonprofit organization Sonidos Bolivianos—one of the first startups to be nurtured by the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship.

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Slideshow: Student Ensembles Summer 2015

August 7, 2015

Berklee students and faculty members in the Performance and Ensemble departments have been hard at work over the summer, preparing music for final performances in a wide range of genres, including electric and acoustic jazz, world music, soul, Latin, metal, and R&B, just to name a few.

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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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Berklee Bands Make Their Mark on the Summer 2015 Festival Circuit

August 3, 2015

Berklee bands land slots in North America’s premier summer concert festivals, including South by Southwest (SXSW), Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, Boston Calling, Osheaga, and the Lowell Summer Music Series.

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Boston Pops and Berklee to Premiere Original Score to Silent Film, Nosferatu

July 29, 2015

The Boston Pops 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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WBUR's Radio Boston: Berklee and Boston Conservatory: More Than Just Friends?

July 29, 2015

Richard Ortner, president of Boston Conservatory, and Roger H. Brown, president of Berklee, speak with host Anthly Brooks on the daily news program Radio Boston about the proposed merger of the two institutions. 

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Berklee Online Welcomes Students to Boston Campus for First Onsite Conference

July 29, 2015

In June 2015, Berklee Online welcomed nearly 100 of its students to the Boston campus for the inaugural Berklee Onsite music conference.

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HRR Bands Perform at Major Summer Festivals

July 9, 2015

This summer, student acts from Berklee's Heavy Rotation Records (HRR) will hit one of the main stages at major summer festivals including Lollapalooza in Chicago, and Osheaga in Montreal.

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Berklee Gospel and Roots Choir to Perform at Newport Folk Festival

July 9, 2015

The Berklee Gospel and Roots Choir will perform at the Newport Folk Festival on July 26. 

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Berklee-Bred Band Wins Soccer Anthem Slot

June 29, 2015

After a national contest organized by BerkleeICE and beIN SPORTS, Cordelia and the Buffalo's song "7th Sea" became the offical beIN SPORTS Anthem for Copa America.

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Berklee Global Jazz Institute Celebrates International Jazz Day with Outreach

June 12, 2015

The BGJI performed for local students and hosted workshops in Newport, Rhode Island, to fulfill its mission of using jazz to build communities, provide mentorship, and live up to its mantra of “with talent comes responsibility.” 

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Berklee Holds Auditions and Interviews in Bolivia for the First Time

June 8, 2015

Berklee will visit Bolivia for the first time as part of the Berklee World Tour, where the college holds live audition and interview (A&I) events for musicians interested in studying at the college. A group of current Berklee students will also lead clinics and workshops, and perform concerts with local musicians.

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Berklee students pose with mainstays of the Atlanta music industry

Spring Break in Atlanta: Jamming into the Future of Music

June 5, 2015

Over the course of four days during spring break, 21 Berklee students were given unique access to both new and veteran titans of the music industry in Atlanta, Georgia.

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MP&E Students at Silent Sound Studios

Berklee in Atlanta: Five Years of Feeding the Industry

June 5, 2015

This past March, a handful of Berklee faculty and staff took 21 students on a four-day, music industry-intensive trip to Atlanta, Georgia, marking the fifth anniversary of this annual immersion experience.

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Bandpass Enter the BerkleeICE Incubator

May 27, 2015

Startup Lab students Thomas Chardin and Alexander Bercow take their product a step forward by entering BerkleeICE's new Incubator.

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Huffington Post: BerkleeICE and beIN SPORTS Create the Soundtrack of Copa America

May 26, 2015

Music, sports, and technology find their home together in a new web platform created by BerkleeICE and beIN Sports for Copa America.

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Berklee Student Ghita to Open for Maroon 5 at Morocco's Festival Mawazine

May 18, 2015

Ghita, a Berklee student from Casablanca, Morocco, will open for superstars Maroon 5 at the 14th annual Festival Mawazine Rythmes du Monde in Rabat, Morocco, on Saturday, June 6.

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Noam Israeli playing with kids in the Dominican Republic

Developing Musical Ambassadors for Social Change

May 7, 2015

The Berklee Global Jazz Institute doesn’t simply turn out talented musicians, it develops musical ambassadors, unique players with enough compassion and practical knowledge to understand that the music they play can transform lives and better the global community.

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Startup Lab Graduates

Startup Lab Graduates Gain Traction

May 5, 2015

SaraMarie Bottaro and Ryohei Takatsuchi are making tracks with their startup, Dancing Rabbits Publications, an alternative publication house.

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