Encore Gala Raises Nearly $2 Million for Berklee City Music Program
Alongside Gloria and Emilio Estefan, Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, and others, Boston had a good time for a great cause at the 22nd annual Encore Gala to benefit the Berklee City Music program.
Boston Conservatory President Richard Ortner Announces His Intention to Retire in 2017
Boston Conservatory President Richard Ortner announces he will retire in June after 18 years of transforming the institution into a renowned center of dance, music, and theater education.
Graduate Program Allows Practicing Music Therapists to Develop into Leaders and Visionaries in Field
Berklee's low-residency graduate program in music therapy allows students to keep working as music therapists while they deepen their expertise.
Slideshow: Refugio del Sonido Concert Addresses Refugee Crisis
As part of its Refugio del Sonido project, which aims to spread awareness of the refugee and migrant crisis in Europe, the Mediterranean Music Institute (MMI) recently presented its annual concert to a sold-out hall at the Auditorio Nacional de Música in Madrid, Spain.
Berklee Musicians Join Alejandro Sanz at Rise Up as One Concert
Berklee students and alumni performed with Alejandro Sanz at Univision's Rise Up as One concert in San Diego, near the U.S.-Mexico border, on Saturday, October 15, 2016. The concert featured many of the biggest names in Latin music calling for political participation and breaking down barriers rather than building walls.
Valencia Graduate Student Channels Passion for Film Music to Conduct Orchestra
From Berklee's Five-Week Summer Performance Program to a graduate program in film scoring, Madrid native Fernando Furones pursues the spectrum of Berklee offerings with his sights set on a career in music.
PODCAST: Wang Leehom ‘99
Listen to a song by Wang Leehom ’99, the King of Chinese Pop, who will join students in a celebration of his music at Symphony Hall on Sunday, November 13, 2016.
BerkleeICE's Panos Panay was interviewed by WBUR in a quest to find out what music will sound like in the future.
Trumpeter Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, debuting his new record Stretch Music, will perform in the Red Room at Cafe 939 on Friday, September 25, and bass legends Victor Wooten and Steve Bailey will team up for special performance at the free, outdoor festival Saturday, September 26.
Listen Up: Making it at Berklee College of Music is the first docuseries filmed about Berklee students.
Students in the program will learn techniques to develop their own voices as songwriters, as well as the business background to attain a career in their chosen field. All of the courses are written and taught by Berklee faculty members or industry experts.
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.
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.
The four members of Berklee band Bron Don say their Study Abroad program experience has brought them a range of new opportunities.
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.
Student Caleb Hsu represents Berklee in Boston.com'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.
Thirteen young musicians from underserved communities in Boston and across the U.S. were awarded four-year full tuition scholarships to attend Berklee at an emotional presentation at the Berklee Performance Center on Tuesday, August 11.
Crissy Collins, one of Beyoncé's touring background vocalists, shares some tunes and tales from life in the music industry.
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.
Known for her work on science fiction dramas including SyFy's Warehouse 13 and ABC Family's Stitchers, actress Allison Scagliotti is currently earning her bachelor's degree online with Berklee.
For the better part of the last decade, Berklee alumni artists, engineers, producers, songwriters, and venue owners are among the graduates who have sown deep roots in Brooklyn’s neighborhoods.
This all-day, free outdoor event will feature Ledisi, Javon Jackson with Jimmy Cobb, the Mosaic Project featuring Jaguar Wright and Terri Lyne Carrington, George Garzone, Omar Thomas with Stefon Harris, David Gilmore, Eguie Castrillo, Carlos Averhoff Jr. featuring Francisco Mela, Paige Bryan, Alissia Benveniste, and others on September 26.
International Career Center at Berklee's Valencia, Spain, Campus Helps Students Become Professional Musicians
As part of the International Career Center’s mission to provide expert guidance, cutting-edge resources, and professional development experiences to students, it hosts weekly lunches with visiting artists and guest speakers, sends out emails with job and gig opportunities, and more.
The Signature Series at Berklee presents an extraordinary fall season of performances by Berklee students, faculty, and alumni, and world-renowned musicians.
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.
Students from the Berklee Global Jazz Institute and Berklee’s music therapy program will travel to Panama City, Panama, to work with the Danilo Pérez Foundation and other local organizations, August 17 - 21.