LISTEN: Grammy-winning conductor/composer, Craig Hella Johnson, founder and artistic director for the choral organization Conspirare, discusses his newest work, Considering Matthew Shepard, which the outfit will perform at Symphony Hall Boston on Sunday, February 5, at 3:00 p.m.

PODCAST: Inside Berklee—Craig Hella Johnson | Berklee College of Music
READ: India Arie will perform and speak at a Berklee clinic as part of the college's fourth annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

India.Arie to Perform at Berklee’s 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration | Berklee College of Music
CLIP: Paul Sanchez performs his original " A Travez de Tus Ojos" live in The Red Room @ Cafe 939. Check out the full video here: [ Link ].
This week at Berklee — Convocation Concert; Multi-Cultutral Concert: David Fuze Fiuczynski and Planet MicroJam Institute at Berklee College of Music featuring special guests; Typhoon's Kyle Morton [Solo] Live in Boston, MA **Sold Out**; and more.

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READ: A group of Berklee musicians gathered to perform Gospel music during an Open Source with Christopher Lydon segment.

Berklee Faculty, Alumni Join Pastor Who Served with Martin Luther King for Gospel Broadcast | Berklee College of Music
WATCH: Débo Ray performs her original, "Daybreak." She is also teaching at the Berklee Workshop in Gabon: Contemporary Performance this week. Taught by teachers from Berklee and organized by the initiative of the Gabonese Republic, these workshops are designed to foster the discovery and study of performance techniques in contemporary music.

Débo Ray - Daybreak

Débo Ray's original "Daybreak" recorded and performed at Berklee. Débo Ray Facebook: Instagram: @deboraymusic FM Sound Studio Site:...

READ: Hit hip-hop artist, songwriter, and producer AKON, Afrobeat sensation Davido, and prominent entertainment attorney Joel Katz speak at a Berklee on the Road program in Libreville, Gabon.

Akon, Joel Katz, and Others Bring a Bit of Berklee to Gabon | Berklee College of Music
CLIP: Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors featuring faculty member Terri Lyne Carrington '83 performing her original "Insomnia" live at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola. Check out the full video here: [ Link ].
Blending pop, hip-hop, rock and electronic

30 Under 30 2017: Music
We're still looking for more great musicians to join our undergraduate entering class for September 2017! Applications due this Sunday, January 15.

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READ: "I always try to explain to students that you need to be open but you must keep your identity, your sound of the area, because otherwise you will disappear."

Firas Hassan Works to Save and Spread Syrian Music | Berklee College of Music
WATCH: The Berklee Global Jazz Institute is attending the Panama Jazz Festival once again. Produced by Jazz Night In America, this documentary features Berklee alumnus Joshue Ashby and artistic director of the BGJI and founder of the Panama Jazz Festival, Danilo Perez. For more from this set and music from Danilo Perez, visit [ Link ].

Danilo Pérez: A Man, A Plan, A Canal, Panama
Do you dream, sleep and breathe music recording? Does the thought of getting down and dirty in technology make your heart sing? Look no further.

Top 10 Schools for Music Recording Technology & Audio Design - College Magazine
READ: Berklee professor Ken Zambello visits The Take with Sue O’Connell to talk about the 2017 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class.

NECN: Berklee's Ken Zambello on 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees | Berklee College of Music
WELCOME: Today through Monday, January 9, Boston Conservatory at Berklee welcomes prospective B.F.A. and M.F.A. musical theater applicants to campus for auditions. Enjoy your time on campus, and 'break a leg'!
WATCH: Rosa Passos - Oficial performs Antonio Carlos Jobim's "Você Vai Ver" featuring Berklee students Anggie Obin on flute and Gustavo Del Pino Mendoza on piano.

Rosa Passos - Você Vai Ver (Antonio Carlos Jobim)

Antonio Carlos Jobim's "Você Vai Ver" performed by Rosa Passos with Berklee College of Music students, featuring Anggie Obin on flute and Gustavo Del Pino Me...

CLIP: Latin Grammy-winning Argentinian pianist Pablo Ziegler performs Astor Piazzolla's "Libertango," featuring faculty guitarist Claudio Ragazzi, guest bandoneon player Hector Del Curto, and a student orchestra. Check out the full video here: [ Link ].
READ: Sleeping Lion, a band comprising Berklee students Nathan Flaks and Noah Longworth McGuire, performed for a full auditorium at Dulwich College in Suzhou, China, and toured the country as part of an ongoing partnership with music institutions in China.

Student Band Sleeping Lion Finds Unexpected Fan Base in China | Berklee College of Music
This weekend at Berklee — Shun Ng and Drunken Logic perform as a part of First Night Boston.

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