Visiting Artist News

Each year Berklee hosts visiting artist events with the most innovative performers and creators working today. Often only open to students, these clinics and master classes are opportunities for you to get an intimate and inside perspective of the industry.

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January 13, 2022

The series will include performances by Afro-Cuban singer Daymé Arocena, guitarist Julian Lage, Grammy Award–winning pianist and composer Danilo Pérez, and more. 

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January 12, 2022

The award-winning singer, known for her blend of traditional Santerían chant, jazz, contemporary R&B, and Afro-Cuban music, will perform with Berklee students on February 10.

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December 22, 2021

Nine ambassadors representing all aspects of the music industry will advise, mentor, and work with Berklee City Music students throughout the academic year.

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November 19, 2021

Featuring special guest trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire, students and faculty from the institute will perform songs from the upcoming book New Standards: 101 Lead Sheets by Women Composers.

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November 5, 2021

Britell and BMI executive Alex Flores copresented the BMI Film Scoring Scholarship to student composer Shayn Toothman.

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October 29, 2021

The virtual event featured performances from Tia Fuller, Paula Cole, Fred Wesley and the New JBs, Grace Kinstler, and many more.

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October 21, 2021

The Grammy- and Emmy-winning musician, singer, composer, and actor discussed his legendary career and took questions from students.

October 20, 2021

After a master songwriting class with the Grammy-winning folk duo, students joined the band to perform its signature hit, "Closer to Fine,” in front of a sold-out crowd.

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October 13, 2021

The Roc Nation/XO recording artist and his team discussed his rise to success and shared business advice for working in the music industry.

October 7, 2021

Students had the opportunity to work on the acoustic track the same day the original was nominated for Song of the Year.