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Student Awarded $200,000 Enrique Iglesias Scholarship to Attend Berklee

April 30, 2015

Silviana Itzel Salinas-Reyna, a 23-year-old tenor saxophone student from Mexico City, is the recipient of the Enrique Iglesias Scholarship presented by the Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation. 
 

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What's Happening at Berklee

April 27, 2015

Robert Gould, your guide to all things Berklee, tells you what's happening the week of April 27, 2015.

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PODCAST: Grey Season

April 27, 2015

Composed of students and alumni, Grey Season fuses folk and rock with five-part harmonies, driving solos, and melodies that you won't forget.

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Philip Glass Shares the Stories Behind His Music

April 24, 2015

Philip Glass’s recently published memoir is titled Words Without Music. Yet in an interview at Berklee Performance Center on April 1, music permeated the famed composer’s reminiscences, his observations, and even the sound of his voice.

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27 Club Memorial Clinic: Berklee’s Right Turn Supergroup Shares Life Experiences, Lessons

April 22, 2015

The 27 Club may sound like some elite, desirable group, but it’s actually quite the opposite. In fact, it’s not a club at all. Rather, it’s a term for popular musicians who’ve died at age 27, often from drug or alcohol abuse, or other violent means. Its roster is deep, and includes Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Amy Winehouse, and Kurt Cobain.

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Berklee commencement ceremony; photo by Kelly Davidson

Class of 2015 Ready to Shape the Future of Music

April 22, 2015

Berklee’s class of 2015 came from more than 60 countries and more than 40 U.S. states to form bonds through music that will continue to grow in the years ahead.

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Huffington Post: Berklee's New Tower Among 10 Best Housing Designs

April 22, 2015

The Huffington Post displays the 10 stunning National Housing Award recipients named by the American Institute of Architects, including Berklee's mixed-use tower at 160 Massachusetts Avenue. 

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Pianist and Composer Mina Yu' 12

PODCAST: Mina Yu '12

April 21, 2015

Jazz pianist and composer Mina Yu '12, a native of Korea now based in New York, releases her debut album Papa's Records.

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Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy April 24

April 21, 2015

The Signature Music Series at Berklee continues as Grammy Award–winning conductor Arnie Roth leads the Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra in a captivating performance of Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY at Boston's Symphony Hall. 

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Kiss 108 FM: Berklee's Carly Tefft and Her Marathon-Inspired Song

April 18, 2015

Berklee student Carly Tefft will perform her song "Keep on Running" at the Boston Marathon starging line on Monday, April 20.

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Antonio Serrano and the MMI Honor Paco de Lucía

April 15, 2015

On April 8, a little more than a year after Paco de Lucía's death, Serrano joined dozens of Berklee students onstage at the Berklee Performance Center to celebrate his legacy at the Mediterranean Music Institute’s spring concert.

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Julio Iglesias, Doug Morris, Harvey Mason, Dee Dee Bridgewater to Receive Honorary Degrees

April 14, 2015

Dee Dee Bridgewater will deliver the commencement address at Berklee's commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9. 

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Kim Perlak and John Knowles

Playing the Story: Visiting Guitarist John Knowles

April 14, 2015

Kicking off the inaugural installation of the new Kim Perlak Visiting Artist Series, Berklee welcomed guitarist John Knowles to campus for three days of performances and advice.

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Chronicle Features Terri Lyne Carrington

April 13, 2015

Channel 5's Chronicle profiles drummer and Berklee professor Terri Lyne Carrington in its annual series, "Game Changers," which spotlights people who are transforming their fields. 

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Panos Panay at The Library of Congress

Technofiles: Music, Technology, and the Entrepreneur

April 8, 2015

Panos Panay discusses the intersection of music and technology with a diverse panel at the Library of Congress. 

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NPR's On Point: Music Business/Management's John Kellogg Discusses "Blurred Lines" Verdict

April 8, 2015

John Kellogg, assistant chair of Music Business/Management, joined a panel of guests to discuss the impact of the "Blurred Lines" verdict. 

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WGBH's Open Studio with Jared Bowen: President Brown Guests

April 8, 2015

Berklee President Roger H. Brown joins Open Studios host Jared Bowen for discussion on Berklee Grammy nominees and other topics.

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Soundtrack to Change: Danilo Perez Makes Panama’s Biomuseo Sing

April 8, 2015

The connection between Danilo Pérez and Biomuseo has grown like the structure itself, forged from the fabric of Panama and tempered by the desire to reconnect people with the natural world.

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Hypebot: An MIT Media Lab For Music

April 8, 2015

Hypebot talks to Panos Panay, BerkleeICE founding managing director, about the the growth of BerkleeICE into a a research lab centered on music and innovation. 

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Calestous Juma, Bonnie Hayes, and Jane Kondev

Creative Catalyst Panelists Find Connecting Art, Science, and Entrepreneurship Is in Our DNA

April 7, 2015

The Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship’s (BerkleeICE) inaugural Creative Catalyst event brought together world-renowned scientists and Berklee chairs to discuss the commonalities between art, science, and the entrepreneurial mind.

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