News at the Conservatory

November 22, 2016

Boston Conservatory at Berklee announces its new Presidential Scholarship Program, available to top incoming students beginning fall 2017.

November 2, 2016

Boston Conservatory at Berklee's renowned opera program launches a new summer program at Berklee's international campus in Valencia, Spain.

October 26, 2016

The Conservatory's production of 'Alcina' runs November 17–20 at Boston Conservatory Theater.

October 26, 2016

Contemporary dance performance to showcase four new works by leading choreographers from November 3–6.

October 26, 2016

Boston Conservatory President Richard Ortner, who transformed the institution with new faculty appointments, new construction of state-of-the-art facilities, groundbreaking programs for individuals with special needs, and a merger with Berklee College of Music, announces his retirement in June 2017. Ortner, the Conservatory’s eighth president, has served for 18 years. He will remain active as a senior advisor, focusing on international reputation, board building, and formulation of the institution’s music, dance, and theater strategies.

September 23, 2016

Argentine pianist Mirian Conti makes her Boston debut with a variety of new and classical works on October 11.

September 13, 2016

Wanda Strukus appeared on a recent Inside Berklee podcast to discuss the state of contemporary theater, building a program from its infancy, and how the recent merger with Berklee is already opening up new possibilities for collaboration. 

 
September 2, 2016

Boston Conservatory at Berklee to hold first-ever Asia Music Audition Tour in Beijing, Shanghai, and Hong Kong this December.

August 23, 2016

Boston Conservatory at Berklee will become the first performing arts institution in the United States to offer students a ballet teaching qualification in partnership with the Royal Academy of Dance, a global leader in dance education and training.

June 10, 2016

Boston Conservatory alumna and violinist Christina Bouey has won the coveted Grand Prize at the prestigious 2016 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition with her string ensemble, the Ulysses Quartet.