Student News

Berklee Online Student Spotlight: Eirini Tornesaki

October 1, 2015

For online songwriting student Eirini Tornesaki, Berklee Online encourages her to keep improving while she tours with the Cirque du Soleil production Kurios.

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A&R VP for the Weeknd to Record Podcast with Students

September 23, 2015

The Manifesto and Nate Albert visit Berklee to conduct a discussion with students and to record the final series for the inaugural series of Between Us. Albert and Michelle Sullivan, cofounder/editor-in-chief of The Manifesto, talk about the upcoming event. 

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BGJI Students playing at Toronto’s Koerner Hall

Berklee Global Jazz Institute Fosters Mentorship, Artistic Exchange at Pan-Am Games

September 15, 2015

Students from the BGJI shared the stage with artists such as Danilo Pérez, Brian Blade, John Patitucci, Miguel Zenón, and Jane Bunnett. 

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Listen Up premieres on September 14, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. ET.

Docuseries Explores the Berklee Student Experience

September 10, 2015

Listen Up: Making it at Berklee College of Music is the first docuseries filmed about Berklee students. 

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Berklee Welcomes Entering Class at Convocation

September 9, 2015

Berklee welcomed a new academic year with its annual convocation program and concert, which featured alumnus James Morales ’06, music producer and cofounder of the New York music production team The Elev3n, as the keynote speaker. 

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Cordelia and the Buffalo performing at the Osheaga Festival

Buffaloes on the Road: Berklee Band Plays Major Canadian Festival

September 8, 2015

Berklee band Cordelia and the Buffalo was selected to play the 2015 Osheaga Festival—a three-day music and arts festival in Montreal that draws more than 100,000 attendees each year.

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Berklee Band Seizes New Opportunities During Study Abroad in Valencia

September 4, 2015

The four members of Berklee band Bron Don say their Study Abroad program experience has brought them a range of new opportunities.

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Zac Brown Band with Berklee Reverence Gospel Choir at Fenway Park

Berklee's Reverence Gospel Choir Performs with Zac Brown Band at Fenway Park

August 31, 2015

Students in Berklee's Reverence Gospel Choir, directed by Dennis Montgomery III, recently joined the Zac Brown Band for sold-out performances at Fenway Park.

Read more Back to School Guide - Berklee College of Music

August 31, 2015

Student Caleb Hsu represents Berklee in's Back-to-School guide, giving a comprehensive, insider overview of what it's like to be at Berklee and what to do around campus.

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Online and Campus Students Collaborate in Boston

August 24, 2015

Berklee and Berklee Online collaborated in an unprecedented way when two online students flew to Boston from Japan and the Faroe Islands to hear their compositions performed by the Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra.

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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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Kyle Thornton

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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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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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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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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