Berklee Music authorized exclusive K-12 Partnership in China
Kaiwen Education Group, the only K-12 Education company listed through the Chinese A-share market, announced its exclusive K-12 partnership in China with Boston-based Berklee College of Music (BCM), Boston based, the largest contemporary music college in the world.
Under this arrangement, Kaiwen will be entitled to use BCM IP to offer curriculum in music performance, theatre, production and music technology. BCM will provide consultation and supporting visits and performances to schools under Kaiwen brands during the semesters as well as for holiday programs.
Kaiwen established its arts division in 2018, and started the Senior High-school Music Program in 2020, offering IGCSE (University of Cambridge’s 2-year program) / IBPD + music programs.
Kaiwen attempted to acquire three music colleges from Rider University, New Jersey in 2018 but the transaction was terminated in June 2019.