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September 21, 2023

With her band, Diatom Ribbons, the acclaimed jazz pianist makes a live record worthy of the Vanguard's lofty legacy—and a major cover story.

September 15, 2023

Ever want to score a horror film, perfect your MIDI glissandi, or learn what the heck the zed clef is? Faculty answer these questions and more in this YouTube series produced by Orchestral Tools.

September 8, 2023

For 50 years, hip-hop has used technological innovations to push the genre forward—producer Prince Charles Alexander tracks these iconic sounds in his new book.

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September 7, 2023

The initiative will elevate the contributions of African American women to jazz studies and the contemporary music canon.

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August 28, 2023

This year's series will feature Elena Pinderhughes, Braxton Cook, Pavel Núñez, and the Pletenitsa Balkan Choir, as well as a career-spanning tribute to Madonna.

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August 28, 2023

Dean Emmett G. Price III talks about the March on Washington, the significance of the music behind it, and its 60th anniversary.

August 16, 2023

Dr. John Paul McGee, Berklee’s assistant chair of piano, will guide a discussion with a group that includes Cheryl “Salt” James of Salt-N-Pepa about the influence of jazz and R&B on early hip-hop.

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August 15, 2023

Berklee's Arun Pandian and Danielle "Queen D." Scott talk about the groundbreaking album and its impact on their lives.

August 10, 2023

Going to a concert safely is a shared responsibility, Berklee experts explain.

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August 2, 2023

The Berklee professor and multiple Grammy Award winner will go in-depth on the history and the evolution of hip-hop production.