Pace High School Senior Percussionist Michael Gonzales has been accepted into the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. Michael will be involved with Berkleeā€™s Jazz Drum Set Studies Program, where he will further his already strong passion for the percussive arts. The Berklee College of Music is one of the most prestigious music conservatories in the nation where Michael was selected from a pool of hundreds of applicants. Along with that accomplishment, Michael also received 1st Chair in the 2010 Region 28 Jazz Audition and excelled as a leader in the Pace High Jazz Band throughout his high school years.