Margot Edwards

Margot Edwards

Twenty-four Berklee alumni were nominated for a total of 34 Grammy Awards by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. The nominees were recognized for their outstanding contributions in a variety of categories, including pop, rock, r&b, jazz, Latin jazz, blues, country, polka, gospel music, and arranging. To date, Berklee alumni have won a total of 147 Grammy Awards. The 49th Annual Grammy Awards will be held on Sunday, February 11, 2007, at Staples Center in Los Angeles, and bro
Berklee turns up the heat for the Sovereign Bank Music Series at Berklee 2006-2007, presenting a lineup of concerts featuring a wide variety of music ranging from jazz, blues, and roots to Latin, pop, R&B, and gospel. Guest artists include legends of jazz and gospel music, as well as acclaimed up-and-coming musicians. McCoy Tyner, Derek Trucks Band & Susan Tedeschi Band, Marcus Miller, Sweet Honey In The Rock, and more are to be featured. Some of these artists will perform with Berklee s
Vineyard Vibes returns to Martha’s Vineyard, MA, to entertain Islanders and summer vacationers with three nights of stellar musical performances, the last weekend in July. For the past five years, Vineyard Vibes has built a reputation as an excellent showcase for some of Berklee College of Music’s top students, alumni, and faculty, and as the premier music event on the island. The sixth-annual Vineyard Vibes will be no exception, presenting Latin jazz, R&B, and gospel artists. Individual tic

Berklee's New Orleans Visiting Artist series (NOVA), which brings musicians from the birthplace of jazz to America's first college of jazz for teaching residencies and performances, presents NOVA recipients Marva Wright and Davell Crawford, with Berklee’s Reverence Gospel Ensemble and Overjoyed, directed by Dennis Montgomery III.

The concert is Monday, December 12, 8:15 p.m., at the Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA. General admission tickets are $5. Pleas

The Berklee 2005-2006 Concert Series continues November 3 at the Berklee Performance Center with acclaimed bassist Me'Shell NdegéOcello. General admission tickets are $25 ($18.75 seniors), and may be purchased at the Berklee box office or through Ticketmaster at For ticket information, please call 617-747-2261 or visit For season tickets to the series, call 617-747-2409. The Berklee Performance Center is located at 136 Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA,

Berklee College of Music President Roger H. Brown announced the appointment of Dr. Lawrence J. Simpson to the newly created position of Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at the pioneering music college. At Berklee, Simpson will lead and oversee the academic initiatives of the college, including curriculum, faculty, and all areas directly related to teaching and learning. He joins the college on August 22.

Simpson comes to Berklee from Cleveland, Ohio, where he has been presid

Fifth-Annual Vineyard Vibes Festival August 4-7, 2005, Features Phil Wilson and the Berklee Rainbow Big Band Eguie Castrillo’s Tribute to the Mambo Kings Juliana Hatfield And Reverence Gospel Ensemble Directed by Dennis Montgomery III

BOSTON, MA - Vineyard Vibes, the festival presented by Berklee College of Music to showcase the talents of Berklee alumni, faculty, and students, will hold it's fifth-annual event August 4 through 7, at several locations on Martha's Vineyard, MA. Th

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