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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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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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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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Panos Panay at The Library of Congress

Technofiles: Music, Technology, and the Entrepreneur

April 8, 2015

Creative entrepreneurs at the heart of radically reimagining the music industry discuss the intersection of music, technology and entrepreneurship at the Technofiles series with the Library of Congress. 

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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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Digital Trends: BerkleeICE and Research Driven Change

April 7, 2015

Digital Trends recently spoke with Panos Panay to explore the aims of BerkleeICE and how the institute can evolve to promote change in the music industry. 

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Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors Perform at the Kennedy Center, April 24

April 6, 2015

The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors, a quintet composed of students attending the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI), will perform as part of the Kennedy Center’s Conservatory Project.

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Berklee Presents Fred Taylor with George Wein Impresario Award

April 6, 2015

Berklee presented famed jazz promoter Fred Taylor with the first-ever George Wein Impresario Award. 

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PODCAST: Curtin

April 6, 2015

The debut album from Brooklyn-bred duo Curtin, One for the Doghearted, features Berklee alumni Sweeney Tidball ’03 and Andrew Tracy ’04, who also handled mixing, as well as Wilco keyboardist Mikael Jorgensen.

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An April 1 Announcement from Berklee

April 1, 2015

Berklee embraces an oft-overlooked instrument as the latest addition to its music curriculum.

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Vanyaland: Listen to Performances from Berklee's SXSW Party

March 30, 2015

Listen to live performances from Berklee's SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond.

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The Checkout – Live at Berklee: Gregorio Uribe Big Band

March 27, 2015

Singer/accordionist Gregorio Uribe leads a 16-piece orchestra that blends Colombian rhythms with big band arrangements. 

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