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Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice Receives $3 Million Donation

The money will create an endowed artistic directorship named after the institute's founder Terri Lyne Carrington

Terri Lyne Carrington (photo by Tracy Love
Terri Lyne Carrington (photo: Tracy Love)

Berklee College of Music’s Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice, established in 2018, has received a $3 million donation to create the Terri Lyne Carrington Endowed Artistic Directorship in honor of its founder and artistic director. 

The gift will be used to support long-term scholarly, creative, and programmatic work. Information about the donors was not immediately available, though a press release said it came from “generous supporters of the college.”

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