Poll Questions

Poll Questions - Bedu use only



Audience Submitted Questions

Which of the following guitarists, based soley on technique and technical expertise, has the most talent?

Jimi Hendrix

Zakk Wylde (Ozzy, Black Label Society)

John Petrucci (Dream Theater)

Eric Clapton


MB/M Submitted Questions

Are you buying more music than two years ago?

more

less

about the same

none, i don't know what that is

none, i use p2p

none, all my $ goes 2 berklee



In the music industry, do you believe that female

>instrumentalists are treated as equal to their male counterparts?

>



Bedu Questions

WHEN THE SOX MAKE IT TO THE WORLD SERIES:

Your favorite stadium song?*

We Will Rock You (Queen)

Celebration (Kool and the Gang)

Welcome to the Jungle (Guns 'N' Roses)

Glory Days (Bruce Springsteen)

I Got You (James Brown)

*Source: ESPN.com

What sort of influence can musicians have on the presidential election?

Significant influence

Small influence

No influence

How do you acquire music

Online record store

Physical record store

Direct from artist or label

Illegal downloading





Your most desired non-performance music career?

Film Composer

Songwriter

Engineer

Educator

Music Therapist





What age group do you belong to?

10-15

15-18

18-25

25-35

35-45





What do you think is Berklee's most significant offering?

Its willingness to accept musicians of varying skill levels

Its curriculum focusing on contemporary music

Its faculty





"Did the failure of the music industry to embrace the internet earlier

allow the practice of illegal downloads to mushroom?"

(The Future of Music - A presentation by Gerd Leonhard from the 2002 Music Business Summer Program)

Agree

Disagree





Are you visiting Berklee.edu for information on:?

Admission

Events at Berklee

News about Berklee

Summer programs information

Career resources





What would you like to see more of on Berklee.edu

More information on faculty

More interactive (flash/multimedia) features

More music

More video

More career resources





Best Rock Album Ever (from 5)





Best Jazz Album Ever (5)





Best Soul/r&b Album Ever (5)





Best bassist ever?





Best guitarist ever?





How involved should the government be in censoring music?

Very involved

Moderately involved

Never involved

It doesn't matter to me





How often do you watch music videos?

20 hours plus per week

10-20 hours per week

5 hours per week

Almost never





At what point would you compromise your musical ideals?

To achieve financial gain or fame

I would never compromise my ideals

I already have





How well do you read music?

I can sight read anything

I am proficient

Not very well

I can't read music





How often do you listen to live music?

Every day

A few times per week

A few times per month

Rarely





How many hours a day do you listen to music on the radio?

Ten or more hours per day

About 5 hours per day

An hour a day

I rarely listen to music on the radio





Should musicians be socially conscious in their music-making?

Yes, they are responsible to their audience

No, they should be free to do or say whatever they want





What kind of music equipment do you buy?

Only new, high-end equipment

Moderately priced equipment

Used/low priced equipment

I don't buy music equipment





What most influences your choice to buy a certain CD?

Recommendation from a friend/peer

Knowledge of artist

Genre of music

Popular appeal





The most overrated album of all time is

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Never Mind the Bollocks

Kind of Blue

Pet Sounds

Thriller





This popular album makes me cringe

Rumours

Hotel California

Legend





Which of the music players do you like the best?

Windows Media Player

RealPlayer

Quicktime

iTunes

Other





The most important element of a college's web site to me the

Content

Organization

Speed

Look and Feel

Uniqueness





While surfing the web, do you listen to music?

Yes

No





Has the ability to download music effected your music purchases?

Yes

Not





Are you purchasing more or less music than you did last year?

Yes

No





Have you ever purchased music online?

Yes

No





When you visit sites that offer music, do you listen?

Yes

No





Which Berklee alum makes the music you most prefer?

John Mayer

Susan Tedeschi

Natalie Maines (Dixie Chicks)

Diana Krall

Branford Marsalis





What's your favorite website for getting music?

Itunes

kazaa





What percentage of your record collection have you copied for free? 100%

more than half...





These are the five of the top-selling albums of all time.

Pick your favorite.





These are the five of the top-selling jazz albums of all time. Pick your

favorite.

Same, applied to rock, r&b, etc.