Lee Berk

Lee Berk’s father had a unique idea in teaching music, bringing the passion and fun of music making into the classroom. The Berklee School of Music in Boston, MA was founded with those ideas and in the decades to follow was built on those ideas by his son, Lee. Lee ensured that jazz programs were created and that important interactive programs were part of the educational experience for each student. As a result of his father’s vision and Lee’s execution of those ideas, the Berklee School of Music has become a respected and honored college for music education.

Interview Date:
January 17, 2004
Job Title:
Past President
Berklee School of Music

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