Herbert Dale

Herbert Dale ’50 of Oceanside, CA, died on October 15. He was 84. After attending Schillinger House, Dale worked in the recorded music business for 42 years. He is survived by his wife Bonnie and son Bruce.

Zachary Harrison Capner

Zachary Harrison Capner ’13 of Westmont, NJ, died on December 27. He was 23. Capner was a multi-instrumentalist and composer. He ran his own recording studio, producing a variety of material for commercial use and public release. He is survived by parents Hal and Joanne, and sibling, Robin.

Richard G. Brooks

Richard G. Brooks ’92 of Wilmington, DE, passed away on October 8, 2014. He was a real estate agent for Keller-Williams in the greater Newark, DE, area.

Final Cadence

Ryan Fleming

Faculty Notes


Board of Trustees Has Reviewed Vision 2025 Draft

At the February 6, 2015, Board of Trustee meeting in Los Angeles, the Board gave us a vote of confidence that draft four of the vision statement had the right overall content, while also offering further suggestions that we have now incorporated into a fifth draft of the vision statement for 2025:

As the world’s preeminent institute of contemporary music, Berklee will transform music education.

We will nurture the growth of the world’s most inspired musicians to fully realize their artistic, creative, and career potential.

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Measles FAQ and Resources

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Deadline Extended

The deadline for the Summer 2015 Residential Internship Program in LA has been extended. Complete applications are now due to the Office of Experiential Learning (1140, Suite 2T) by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 20, 2015. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Contact Jenna Logue, jlogue@berklee.edu, with questions.