Allen Bush

Allen Bush

Boston, MA (USA), May 7, 2005 - Seven hundred graduates received degrees today at Berklee College of Music's 2005 Commencement, held at Northeastern University’s Matthews Arena, in Boston. Honorary Doctor of Music Degrees were presented by Berklee President Roger Brown to Grammy-winning R&B vocalist Anita Baker, legendary jazz bassist Ron Carter, and Kevin Eubanks, a Berklee alumnus and music director of the Tonight Show Band.

In front of more than 4,000 guests, Carter delivered t …

BOSTON, July 6, 2006 -Berklee College of Music and City of Boston ParkARTS present an evening of jazz in Roxbury’s historic Fort Hill neighborhood with Armsted Christian & Peaceful Flight and the Tuffus Zimbabwe Group on Sunday, August 6, starting at 5:00 p.m. The annual Jazz at the Fort concert is free and will be held weather permitting at Highland Park on Fort Avenue. Folding chairs and blankets are recommended. Roxbury Community College will provide parking on the corner of Columbus Aven …

Boston, October 10, 2007 The 2007-2008 Sovereign Bank Music Series at Berklee presents in concert the great Brazilian singer and songwriter Rosa Passos, known for keeping alive traditional Brazilian jazz with all of its mystery, rhythm, and romance intact. She’ll perform songs from her internationally renowned catalog along with the music of other Brazilian ambassadors such as Gilberto Gil, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Djavan, and Joao Bosco. A group of Berklee students, faculty, and alumni under th …

Boston, December 19, 2007 The Sovereign Bank Music Series at Berklee continues with a man who has made soulful contributions in almost every genre of music - five-time Grammy-winner and synth pioneer George Duke. Starting out in jazz with Jean-Luc Ponty and Cannonball Adderly, he gravitated to r&b, pop, and funk, eventually producing, recording, and performing with Larry Graham, Miles Davis, Shuggie Otis, Michael Jackson, George Clinton, Dizzy Gillespie, Earth, Wind & Fire, and frequent

BOSTON, Jan. 17, 2007 The Sovereign Bank Music Series at Berklee continues with The Great American Songbook: The Music of Stevie Wonder on Sunday, February 25, at 8:15 p.m. at the Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Ave., Boston. General admission tickets are $25.00 and available now at the Performance Center box office, or through Ticketmaster at www.ticketrmaster.com, or at 617-931-2000. For more information, call the Berklee box office at 617-747-2261, or click www.berkleebpc.com

BOSTON, MA (USA), June 9, 2006 The Berklee College of Music Heavy Groove Ensemble directed by David Fiuczynski has accepted an invitation to perform at Russia’s most prominent jazz festival, the JazzQ Festival, in St. Petersburg, on July 22. This will be the first time a college group has performed at the festival where this year featured artists include Maceo Parker, Eddie Palmieri, Stanley Clarke, and George Duke. Additionally, Berklee faculty and administrators including Guitar Department Cha

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SUBARU OF NEW ENGLAND PRESENTS BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC 60th ANNIVERSARY CONCERT HOSTED BY BILL COSBY WITH SPECIAL GUESTS PAUL SIMON, HERBIE HANCOCK, AND GARY BURTON AT THE WANG THEATRE, JANUARY 28

Superstar producer Phil Ramone assembles a stellar line-up for special concert; Proceeds will create scholarships in the names of performers BOSTON, December 19, 200

BERKLEE COLLEGE AND BEANTOWN JAZZ FESTIVAL PARTNER FOR OPENING CONCERT WITH LALAH HATHAWAY ON SEPTEMBER 23, AND MIGUEL ZENON, SEPTEMBER 24

The Hathaway concert is special pre-festival kick-off at Berklee Performance Center with artist reception BOSTON, July 26, 2005 -- Berklee College of Music and the BeanTown Jazz Festival - both of which create accessibility to great jazz for Boston audiences are partnering to present the opening concert for the fifth-annual BeanTown Jazz Festival,

Contact: Allen Bush, Berklee College of Music Office/Public Information, 617-747-2658.

BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC MARKS 20 YEARS OF INNOVATING EDUCATION AT UMBRIA JAZZ FESTIVAL, CELEBRATION INCLUDES HONORS FOR HANK JONES, McCOY TYNER, ENRICO RAVA; TRIBUTE TO CHARLIE PARKER BOSTON, MA (USA)

June 2, 2005 Berklee College of Music in July will celebrate its 20th season of jazz education at the Umbria Jazz Festival, in Perugia, Italy, July 5 17, 2005, with the Berklee Summer School at