Berklee Today


Summer 2001 Issue

Volume 13

Number 1


In Berklee today's

Summer 2001 issue
:

PLATINUM TOUCH

Two decades after arriving in L.A., session guitarist Michael Thompson '75 takes his place at the head of the class

LEAD SHEET

Who Are We?

by Robert Myers

NET RESULTS

A look at alumni pioneers developing careers in cyberspace

by Peter Spellman

TEACHING IN THE DIGITAL AGE

Life in the digital age poses unique challenges to the fine art of teaching

by Dr. George Eastman

ALUM PROFILE

Tom Hambridge '83: Renaissance Man in a City of Specialists

by Mark Small '73

FACULTY PROFILE

Pat Pattison: Nashville Connection

by Mark Small '73

BERKLEE BEAT

Becker and Fagen, Davis, and Linkin at Commencement 2001, Career Expo, Joe Lovano gets the chair, Pat Pattison profile, faculty news, and more

REHARMONIZING WITH CONSTANT STRUCTURES

Ideas culled from Bill Evans and Herbie Hancock add new life to old tunes.

by Piano Department Chair Paul Schmeling

ALUM NOTES

News, quotes, and recordings of note

FINAL CADENCE

CODA

Looking In, Looking Out

by Jen Chapin '95


EDITOR Mark Small '73
CONTRIBUTORS Toni Ballard, Jen Chapin, George Eastman, Peter Gordon, Robert Myers, Marjorie O'Malley, Adrian Ross, Paul Schmeling, Emily Singer, and Peter Spellman
COVER PHOTO Chuck Place
GRAPHICS C0NSULTANT Robert Torres
COPY EDITOR Lauren Horwitz