David Cowie

Keyboardist David Cowie of Detroit, MI, has been performing with his band Remedy in the Detroit area. Visit www.remedydetroit.com.

Ruslan Sirota

Pianist Ruslan Sirota of Los Angeles, CA, released his debut album this fall.

Joe Rauen


Guitarist Joe Rauen of Dyer, IN, toured with the band Dastardly all summer playing guitar, banjo, and clarinet. Rauen also released a solo album under the pseudonym the Owl Town Orchestra.


Tiff Jimber

Keyboardist Tiff Jimber of Santa Monica, CA, is on season two of Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp on VH1 Classic. The "campers" create a band and are assigned one of three rock-star "counselors," including Duff McKagan, Matt Sorum, and Mark Hudson. Visitwww.tiffjimber.com.

Yaron Engler

Percussionist Yaron Engler of London, England, is the bandleader and drummer for the contemporary dance troupe the Hofesh Shechter Company. The company is currently producing Political Mother: Choreographer's Cut. The production includes 24 musicians and 16 dancers. Visitwww.yaronengler.com.

Berklee Student Anthony Fung's Quintet Plays at the Regattabar

Berklee student Anthony Fung's group Anthony Fung Quintet will celebrate the release of its debut album "Chronicles" at the Regattabar on Tuesday, September 9.

Anthony Fung Quintet
September 9 / 7:30 p.m.
The Regattabar
1 Bennett Street, Cambridge, MA 02138


Edmar Colon, Tenor Sax
Mao Sone, Trumpet
Kyumin Shim, Piano
Jonny Chapman, Bass
Anthony Fung, Drums

BJ Block

Guitarist BJ Block of Vancouver, BC, Canada, was nominated for a Western Canadian Music Award for urban record of the year for his album The Land of Make Believe, which he recorded with vocalist Dawn Pemberton.

Oli Rockberger

Singer and songwriter Oli Rockberger of Brooklyn, NY, was a guest performer with Randy Brecker's Brecker Brothers Band Reunion, featuring Mike Stern '75, Dave Weckl, George Whitty, Ada Rovatti, and Will Lee.

Opening Day 2014 Survey

On September 5,  2014, Berklee celebrated our ninth annual Opening Day. This day is designed to create a deeper understanding of student experiences and to prepare us for the upcoming academic year. Please take a few minutes to provide us with your feedback on this year’s program. We would like to hear from everyone, even those who were unable to make it to Opening Day.

Bryan Leitch

Bryan Leitch of Durham, NC, is entering his final year at Duke University School of Law. Leitch is an editor on the Duke Law Journal and an executive member of the Duke Law Moot Court Board. He has published an article on U.S. constitutional law and is the only second-year student ever to win the Faculty Award for Outstanding Achievement in Writing. Following graduation he will serve as a law clerk for a year on the Federal Court of Appeals in the Eleventh Circuit.