Below you will find recent news from the Office of the President.

What Is Contemporary Music?

September 13, 2019

It's practically Berklee's middle name—but what are we talking about when we say "contemporary music"?

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CJ Cultural Foundation Awards Six Scholarships to Berklee Students

September 11, 2019

The foundation, based in Seoul, South Korea, currently provides financial aid to 11 Berklee students. 

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Heartbreak Is a Team Effort in The BreakUp

September 6, 2019

An emotional two-part dance film from songwriter Luis Gamarra and choreographer Holly Wilder shows what can happen when College and Conservatory alumni join forces.

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Daedelus Joins Berklee Electronic Production and Design Department

August 29, 2019

The acclaimed artist, DJ, and producer has worked with Diplo, Death Cab for Cutie, Flying Lotus, and more.

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How a Music Degree Helped These Grads Land a Gig at Netflix

August 27, 2019

Meet the Berklee alumni behind your next binge watch.

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Tabla legend Zakir Hussain

Berklee Announces 2019–2020 Signature Series

August 21, 2019

Highlights include Grammy winners Dee Dee Bridgewater, Aida Cuevas, and Zakir Hussain, who will receive an honorary doctorate.

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Leni Stern on stage during a guitar clinic

Leni Stern Finds a Universe of Rhythm

August 16, 2019

The jazz guitarist and Berklee alumna performed with her band and talked with students about working with West African rhythms.

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Dreion singing at the ICA

Dreion Channels James Brown in Symphony Park, Goes Viral

August 14, 2019

A fan-shot video of the Berklee singer's performance has racked up over 1.2 million views.

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Kris Davis Joins Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice

August 12, 2019

A world-renowned jazz pianist and composer, Davis has been praised by The New York Times, JazzTimes, and DownBeat.

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Alutha Taho singing in the studio

Summer Student Pens Song for South African Women's Day

August 9, 2019

South African singer Alutha Taho partnered with women-focused arts organization the Mama Project to release the song "Together We Can."

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