During a visit to Berklee to accept an honorary doctorate for his musical and humanitarian achievements, Harry Belafonte sat down to discuss the award, music, and the importance of the arts.
Dream Theater will perform Berklee student Eren Başbuğ's arrangements at its March 25 concert at the Boston Opera House.
Presented by Berklee, NPR Music, and WBGO FM, The Checkout - Live at Berklee, brings critically acclaimed alumni back to their alma mater for intimate concerts at Cafe 939. The series continues on Wednesday, April 2, with guitarist Matthew Stevens and his quintet, featuring Gerald Clayton (piano), Vicente Archer (bass), and fellow alumni Eric Doob (drums) and Paulo Stagnaro (percussion).
Alan Silvestri '70 creates the music to help explain "all that is, or ever was, or ever will be."
Professor Bill Banfield, founder and director of Berkee's Africana Studies Program, talks about his group, the Jazz Urbane, its debut CD, and the spirit of mentorship the project fosters.
Hackers will compete to solve real-life music therapy problems by developing tools to be used in therapeutic and healthcare settings in 24 hours.
Berklee-affiliated musicians will be everywhere at South by Southwest this year, including official showcases and unofficial ones, panels, and the annual Berklee live music party.
Associate professor of guitar Thaddeus Hogarth '88 might just be the world's most popular guitar teacher.
Two students were awarded Lollapalooza scholarships to attend Berklee's campus in Valencia, Spain.
Hortensia Roig, general secretary of the Escuela de Empresarios (EDEM) in Valencia, Spain, is the first Spanish woman to join Berklee College of Music’s Presidential Advisory Council.
The dedication of Berklee’s new tower at 160 Massachusetts Avenue was anything but your standard ribbon-cutting ceremony.
The Jazz Urbane, the Berklee-based group established by the college’s Africana Studies leader, Bill Banfield, premieres work from its latest album at Scullers Jazz Club with special guest Tia Fuller. The album was guided by the late Grammy-winning executive producer George Duke.
Many Berklee students are rarely seen without their headphones, but what are they listening to as they make their way around campus?
Boston mayor Marty Walsh cuts the ribbon at the official building release party for Berklee's new building.
Listen to a medley of Bulgarian folk songs from the 2013 Berklee Middle Eastern Festival. This year's festival will feature the music of Armenia.
Two students who attended Berklee Latino were each awarded a scholarship through Berklee Latino to take part in other Berklee programs.
Berklee alumna Mayssa Karaa '12 sings a stirring Arabic cover of "White Rabbit" for American Hustle.
Lisa Fischer, one of the most in-demand backup singers in the world, stopped by Berklee ahead of her tour with the Rolling Stones to screen 20 Feet from Stardom.
Get a glimpse of the scene at the recent Berklee Signature Series concert, Sun Ra Cosmic Centenary.
The Checkout – Live at Berklee continues on March 5 with Warren Wolf and Wolfpack live at Cafe 939, over the web at nprmusic.org, and through WBGO FM's airwaves.