In the News

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

A profile of alum Leroy "Slam" Stewart's life, notable achievements in the arts, and connection to Binghamton, New York.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Recent Conservatory graduate Shelbie Rassler (B.M. '20, composition) talks to Billboard about the technological intricacies of creating “What the World Needs Now” for Virtual Orchestra, which was a viral sensation in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Boston Globe

Tony Award-winning triple threat Sutton Foster is adding another honor to her impressive list of accomplishments. Cathy Young, the executive director of Boston Conservatory at Berklee, will present Foster with an honorary doctor of music degree during the conservatory’s commencement ceremony on May 11.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

The two-time Tony winner, who will return to Broadway in 2020, will be presented with the doctorate in May.

Thursday, November 1, 2018
Boston Globe

Conservatory faculty member Judith Eissenberg will perform Sofia Gubaidulina’s String Quartet No. 4 with the Lydian String Quartet. The piece features pre-recorded sounds, multicolored lights, and various extended techniques.

Saturday, July 14, 2018
NBC News

Conservatory alumnus Nathaniel Taylor (P.S.C. '18, cello) appeared on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt in a segment on the National Alliance for Audition Support, an initiative devoted to preparing classical musicians of color for auditions.

Sunday, June 17, 2018
Portland Press Herald

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Recent Conservatory graduate Amy Ahn (M.M. '18, harp) talks about her debut EP, Mangoes, a personal work that showcases her talents as a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.

Thursday, May 10, 2018
Boston Globe

Conservatory alumna Rachel Jayson (B.M. '09, viola, M.M. '09, music education) is proud to break the stereotype of a suburban high school music teacher. Jayson spoke to the Boston Globe about her quirky aesthetic, her love for the viola, and her professional experience as a queer woman of color.

Monday, December 4, 2017
Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times has nothing but praise for alumnus Jonathon Heyward (B.M. '14, cello), who stepped in as a substitute to conduct L.A. Phil's "Bernstein 100" anniversary concert with only two days to prepare.

Monday, October 2, 2017
Strings Magazine

Violist Mariya Ksondzyk (M.M. '19) is featured in Strings Magazine’s article on rising string stars on Instagram.

Friday, August 4, 2017
The Berkshire Eagle

2017 Tanglewood Music Center Fellow Nathaniel Pasague Taylor (B.M. '15, G.P.D.' 17, P.S.C. '18, cello) takes The Berkshire Eagle through a day in the life of being a fellow at Boston Symphony Orchestra's prestigious summer academy.

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