Coda: What's in a Name

On January 1, 2010, the Music Synthesis Department took on a new name: the Electronic Production and Design (EP/D) Department.

Final Cadence


George R. Poor '46 of Marblehead, MA, died October 13, 2009, surrounded by his family. He was 93. A jazz trumpeter, he studied at Berklee and also earned degrees from Harvard University and Harvard Law School. Poor served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He spent his career playing professionally backing such jazz greats as Dave McKenna, Jimmy Rushing, Maxine Sullivan, Jack Teagarden, and others. He is survived by his wife, Gladys; his daughters Jean, Sally and Susan; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

THE ESTERHAZY STRING QUARTET Readings, Workshop & Concert

Attention Berklee Student Composers:

The Esterhazy String Quartet will be coming to Berklee Monday-Thursday, October 20-23 to read and record student compositions for the string quartet, present a workshop, and play a concert.

Composition Department Faculty Concert



Rewatch the Alumni Reunion Concert

On Friday, September 19th, starting at 6:00 PM the office of alumni affairs will be re-streaming the Alumn Reunion Concert. For those of you that missed it the first time, you can see it now! 

Alumni performers include Abe Laboriel Sr., JR Robinson, Neil Stubenhaus, Terri Lyne Carrington, and more.

Link to watch:


New Music at Berklee: Monday, September 22, 2014, 7:30 pm at David Friend Recital Hall

New works by Berklee Composition Department Faculty members:

Beth Denisch

Marti Epstein

Andrew List

Elena Roussanova Lucas

Margaret McAllister

Apostolos Paraskevas


Monday, September 22,  2014

7:30 pm

David Friend Recital Hall

921 Boylston Street

Boston MA

Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay

The Student Activities Center currently has tickets available for the Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay game on Thursday, September 25 at 7:10 p.m.

Tickets are $20 at the SAC and students may purchase 2 tickets each. (Must have Student ID present to purchase). 

Spring Advising Begins Thursday, September 25th!

Advising for students interested in participating in an internship during the spring semester will begin Thursday, September 25th. 

All students must attend a mandatory Internship Seminar before meeting with their advisor. Seminars take place every Thursday at 1pm at 7 Haviland, Room 303

International students: please see your International Advisor before attending a seminar. 


SAC Big Band Swing Night

Each year, following New Student Orientation, the Student Activities Center presents a series of events known as "Plug In" to help students get connected to the Berklee community. This year, on Thursday, September 11, two Student Activities Center student employees: Matias Ambrogi-Torres (Student Supervisor) and Nicole Roberts successfully presented students with a live Big Band Swing Night. Matias served as Conductor and Nicole sang during a variety of selections. 

Heartbeat: Free Tickets to Berklee Students

Heartbeat: A Modern Dance Rock Concert Returns to the Oberon Theater