Visiting Artist News
Beautiful writing and playing marks "Your Pure Self . . . Mother to Son," a solo piano composition from Geri Allen.
On May 10, 2014, this year's honorary doctorate recipients will be recognized for their achievements in and influences on music, and for their enduring contributions to American and international culture.
Berklee students and faculty will celebrate Harry Belafonte's life and music at The Life and Music of Harry Belafonte: A Tribute Concert. Berklee president Roger H. Brown will present Belafonte with an honorary doctor of music degree in recognition of his inspiring musical and humanitarian achievements.
The Signature Music Series at Berklee presents the sixth annual Middle Eastern Festival: The Music of Armenia, featuring Perspectives Ensemble directed by flutist Sato Moughalian, a cappella folk trio Zulal, and live painting by Kevork Mourad. The concert also features Berklee’s Pletenitsa Choir, the Berklee World Strings directed by Eugene Friesen, the Sayat Nova Folk Dance Ensemble, and special guests.
Panos Panay, founding managing director of Berklee's new Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship, helps create a bridge between students at Berklee and MIT.
Listen to a tune from one of Brazil's most acclaimed composers and guitarists.
Multi-instrumentalist Clinton Cerejo joined forces with Berklee's Indian Ensemble in a celebration of the star's music at the Berklee Performance Center.
Bollywood sensation Clinton Cerejo will hold an artist-in-residency at the college and will perform with students on November 26.
The 2013-2014 Signature Music Series at Berklee wraps its fall season on December 12 with acclaimed Brazilian composer and guitarist Guinga performing his original songs with the 30-piece Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra.
Latin pop superstar Alejandro Sanz performed to a sold-out crowd at the Berklee Performance Center after recieving an honorary degree from the college.
Berklee students provide their take on an Alejandro Sanz hit.
Bass player Victor Wooten gives a clinic about the value of collaboration in performance.
Tommy Torres, the Puerto Rican Grammy and Latin Grammy Award-winning producer, singer, and songwriter, was the first visiting artist this academic year to visit Berklee's campus in Valencia, Spain.
During her visit to Berklee for the college's commencement exercises, musical icon Annie Lennox gave an interview to Berklee.edu, reflecting on fame, musicianship, and collaboration.
The national TV program CBS This Morning attended Berklee's commencement concert and spoke to vice president for student affairs/dean of students Larry Bethune as well as this year's honorees: Willie Nelson, Carole King, and Annie Lennox.
This Grammy Award-winning mixer, producer, and sound engineer offers tools of the trade to MP&E students.
Riverdance composer Bill Whelan's "Inishlacken-Evening Ceili" combines classical and traditional Irish influences.
Get a taste of Nona Hendryx Re-Wired by listening to her original version of an '80s hit and a current student's 2013 take on the same tune.
Berklee College of Music president Roger H. Brown will present Carole King, Willie Nelson, and Annie Lennox with honorary doctor of music degrees at Berklee's commencement ceremony, Saturday, May 11, at the 7,000-seat Agganis Arena at Boston University. Commencement speaker Annie Lennox will address more than 900 Berklee graduates, their parents, and invited guests.