Recent Music Features

Student Profile: Gianlorenzo Galiano (Part 2)

  "Gian is a lyrical guitarist, which is a rare quality these days. His playing has freshness because of it. … [More...]

Henry Mancini's "Pink Panther" is one of our top jazz-inspired film scores.

Top 10 Jazz-Inspired Film Scores

As finals come to an end, and students everywhere have a chance to relax, we take a look at some great jazz-inspired … [More...]

Gianlorenzo Galiano playing his acoustic guitar

Student Profile: Gianlorenzo Galiano (Part 1)

“Besides being a hard worker who constantly challenges himself as a musician, Gian also has an admirable approach to … [More...]

Harvey Mason

2015 Berklee Honorary Doctorate Recipient: Harvey Mason

“Harvey Mason is probably the most recorded and most influential percussionist in this genre” – Nathan East … [More...]

Julio Iglesias

Honoring Julio Iglesias

On May 9, 2015, Berklee will honor one of the world’s best-selling artists of all time, Julio Iglesias, with an … [More...]


Vaudeville: A History (Part 2)

At the turn of the 20th century, the Wright Brothers took their first flight and Henry Ford mass-produced vehicles that … [More...]

Album of the Week


Week 34: At Carnegie Hall – Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane

An almost forgotten recording, At Carnegie Hall - Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane, is a gem of a record. … [More...]

Herbie Hancock - Headhunters

Week 32: Herbie Hancock’s Head Hunters

This week, we are looking at Herbie Hancock's classic record, Head Hunters. Released in 1973 by Sony Music, this record … [More...]


Week 31: Lindsay Kupser’s Boston EP Once in a while, a record comes out of the Berklee Community that stands out, a … [More...]


Week 30: Weather Report’s Black Market

Released in 1976 under Sony Music Entertainment, Weather Report's seventh studio album, Black Market, is a jazz-fusion … [More...]


Week 29: Christian Scott’s ‘Christian aTunde Adjuah’

This album of the week is from the exciting new trumpeter Christian Scott, with his album Christian aTune Adjuah, … [More...]


Week 28: Erroll Garner’s Concert By The Sea

This week's featured album is the classic live album, Concert By The Sea, by pianist and composer Erroll Garner. The … [More...]

          February 6, 2016