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The New York Times: Aiming to Create a Jazz Capital

January 23, 2015

The New York Times details Danilo Pérez's efforts to promote jazz in his home country of Panama. 

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DownBeat: BGJI Sends Envoy to Dominican Republic Jazz Festival

January 23, 2015

DownBeat reports on the BGJI's collaboration with the 2014 Dominican Republic Jazz Festival.

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Alumna Kirby Lauryen Cowrites Kayne West, Paul McCartney's 'Only One'

January 23, 2015

Kirby Lauryen '09 has written songs for some of the biggest names in the industry, including Kayne West and Paul McCartney. 

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Berklee Latino, the College’s Program Taught in Spanish, Returns to Mexico City in June

January 22, 2015

After launching successful programs in Mexico and Colombia in 2014, Berklee Latino, the college’s only program taught in Spanish, returns to the México City campus of the Tecnológico de Monterrey, June 15-20, 2015. The program explores the essence of Latin music, focusing on three main areas of study: composition, performance, and production.

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Kim Burrell Meets Berklee

January 22, 2015

The Signature Music Series at Berklee kicks off its spring 2015 season on February 12 with Kim Burrell Meets Berklee, featuring the Grammy Award-nominated pastor performing with a student ensemble.

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2015 Signature Series: Kim Burrell, the Music of Persia, Disney, Final Fantasy

January 21, 2015

The Signature Music Series at Berklee presents an extraordinary season of performances by Berklee students, faculty, and alumni, and world-renowned musicians.

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Orchestrating ‘Selma’ with Teese Gohl ‘81

January 16, 2015

Score producer Teese Gohl ’81 discusses his work on Selma, the Oscar-nominated film about the historic 1965 voting rights march led by Martin Luther King Jr.

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47th Annual High School Jazz Festival to Host 3,000 Musicians

January 16, 2015

The Berklee High School Jazz Festival is the largest of its kind in the U.S.

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The Checkout - Live at Berklee: Katie Thiroux

January 15, 2015

The Checkout – Live at Berklee presents bassist/vocalist/composer Katie Thiroux as she celebrates the release of her debut album Introducing Katie Thiroux on February 4.

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BTOT 2015: Curiosity for the Journey

January 13, 2015

This year marked the 25th year of Berklee Teachers on Teaching (BTOT)—a distinctly Berklee approach to kicking off the spring semester.

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No 'Single-Issue Lives:' Berklee’s Weeklong Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

January 12, 2015

From a keynote address by Chuck D of Public Enemy to community service and activism, Berklee honors and renews the message of Martin Luther King Jr.

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Oriol Saña ‘98 Brings Jazz Fiddle to Barcelona

January 12, 2015

When violinist and educator Oriol Saña returned to Berklee last month from his native Barcelona, his overarching goal was to build a bridge between the two cities and connect Berklee with like-minded institutions from Spain.

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President Brown Endorses Boston's Olympic Bid

January 12, 2015

Berklee President Roger H. Brown is a vocal supporter of bringing the 2024 summer Olympic Games to Boston.

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PODCAST: Common Thread

January 9, 2015

An all-female band performs a tune that fuses funk, pop, and jazz.

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Berklee Global Jazz Institute Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary at the Panama Jazz Festival

December 23, 2014

Artistic director Danilo Pérez will be named cultural ambassador to the Republic of Panama.

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Boston Globe: Faculty and Alumni Picked for Jazz Albums of the Year

December 22, 2014

Efforts from Berklee alumni dominated the Boston Globe's list of the best jazz albums of 2014, taking seven out of the ten spots.

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PODCAST: Girls Guns and Glory

December 22, 2014

Named one of Rolling Stone Country's Artists You Need to Know, Girls Guns and Glory brings its Boston-bred Americana worldwide.

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Students Showcase Interdisciplinary Art Exhibit at Boston’s First Friday

December 22, 2014

Students in Neil Leonard’s Berklee Interdisciplinary Arts Institute (BIAI) seminar have spent much of 2014 exploring the interplay of light, sound, and architecture.

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Panos Panay Named '50 on Fire' Winner

December 19, 2014

BerkleeICE founding managing director is named one of Boston's leading educational innovators at BostonInno's "50 on Fire" awards ceremony.

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Students Settle (Film) Score in ‘Hollywood, Massachusetts’

December 19, 2014

Students take advantage of new professional-level facilities and collaborative courses to gain experience in all aspects of creating a Hollywood-style film score.

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