Ned Rosenblatt

Associate professor Ned Rosenblatt directed the 2016 Maine All-State Vocal Jazz Choir. In February, his Advanced Vocal Jazz Ensemble will perform at the American Choral Directors Conference.

C. Scott Free

Professor C. Scott Free had a piece recorded by Kyoto Composers Jazz Orchestra and released on the CD Today’s Lineup. He and Neil Olmstead performed live on WERS 88.9 FM.

Fernando Brandao

Associate professor Fernando Brandao released the CD Sem Tradução (Without Translation), featuring faculty members, students, and alumni.

Kevin Block-Schwenk

Associate professor Kevin Block-Schwenk conducted a series of Berklee alumni interviews that are available through Berklee’s Career Development Center.

Ed Saindon

Professor Ed Saindon published the book The Complete Guide To Improvisation, Volume 2. Visit >

Scott Morrisette

Assistant professor Scott Morrisette completed his Ph.D in information systems.

Suzanne Dean

Suzanne Dean
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Phil Farnsworth

The CD Come to Paradise by associate professor Suzanne Dean and featuring Casey Scheuerell will be released in April.

Jorrit Dijkstra

Associate professor Jorrit Dijkstra released three CDs, including a solo album titled Never Odd or Even, with funding from a Berklee faculty development grant. Visit

Lance Van Lenten

Associate professor Lance Van Lenten published the second edition of his books Creative Jazz Exercises: Volumes 1, 2 and 3.

Marshall Gilkes

Assistant professor Marshall Gilkes received Grammy nominations in the Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album and Best Instrumental Composition categories.