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Acoustic String Festival: Jam Session

Friday / July 16, 2010 / 9:00 a.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Come for a chance to meet and jam with other Acoustic String Festival participants.

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Acoustic String Festival: Advanced Jam

Friday / July 16, 2010 / 8:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Faculty member Rob Thomas leads a jam session for advanced Acoustic String Festival participants.

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Bass Lines Jam Session

Friday / June 11, 2010 / 9:00 a.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

A student jam session as part of Bass Lines

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Spirituals Presented by Voice Professor Gabrielle Goodman

Friday / June 25, 2010 / 3:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

'Spirituals' presented by Voice Professor Gabrielle Goodman as part of the Vocal Summit program.

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Five-Week Summer Performance Program: Tuesday-Night Jams

Tuesday / July 20, 2010 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Faculty members Bob Schlink and Bain Smith lead the weekly jam session for Berklee's Five-Week Summer Performance Program students.

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Five-Week Summer Performance Program: Tuesday-Night Jams

Tuesday / July 13, 2010 / 7:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Faculty members Bob Schlink and Bain Smith lead the weekly jam session for Berklee's Five-Week Summer Performance Program students.

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Dance Marathon: Keeping the HeartB.E.A.T.

Sunday / April 18, 2010 / 4:00 p.m.
House of Blues
15 Lansdowne St.
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Keeping the HeartB.E.A.T. is an eight-hour dance marathon to benefit the Jimmy Fund, raising money to fight pediatric cancer at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Organized by the Berklee Entrepreneur Action Team and Boston college students, the event will feature performances by Kid:Nap:Kin, Endway, Dirty Dishes, McAlister Drive, Dopapod, KR and the Future, and Agari Crew. The Michael Jackson Tribute Band will headline the event.

There will also be dance teams and DJs performing throughout the night. Visit the event website for more information.

Admission: 
$10

Presentation in Tribute to Howard Zinn

Friday / October 1, 2010 / 4:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

A panel presentation in tribute to Howard Zinn, as part of a session of the New England American Studies Association Conference in Boston, October 1–2.

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Music for Film Networking Event

Saturday / April 10, 2010 / 1:30 p.m.
Berklee Media Lab
150 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Berklee's fifth annual Music for Film Networking Event
on Saturday, April 10 will take place from 1:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Registration is from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Preregister online through Thursday, April 8. For more information go to learningcenter.berklee.edu.

 

Presentations

2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Man or Mouse?: The Modern Conundrum

The value of the human factor in film music, at any budget.

Presented by Mason Daring

 

3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.


Legal Resources for Composers and Filmmakers

Presented by Valerie Lovely.

 

4:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m

Film Scoring Contest Showcase and Awards Ceremony

See the results from Berklee's Film Scoring Contest 6 and meet the winning composers, as well as see a premier of the finalists' scores to Wham, directed by Chris Martin of NYU Tisch School for the Arts Asia.

 

5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Music for Film Expo


Meet Berklee College of Music composers, sound designers and audio engineers, and hear/view their demos. Check program for student bios and expo booth locations.

Admission: 
Free and open to the public

Pitch Slapped in A Cappella Finals

Saturday / April 24, 2010 / 8:00 p.m.
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
10 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York
NY
United States
10023-7035

Berklee's own award winning a cappella group, Pitch Slapped, will compete in the Varsity Vocals International Championship of A Cappella.  

Pitch Slapped is the one and only coed a cappella group from Berklee. Founded in 2006 by Cate Wright and Mary Dooley, Pitch Slapped has spent the past three years performing in and around the Boston area, creating a distinguished reputation. Their repertoire consists of a variety of music, ranging from pop to rock to r&b. After winning the title of Northeast Quarterfinal Champion of the ICCA's (International Competition of Collegiate A Cappella) for the past two years and also in this year's ICCA, this talented student run group is very excited to continue competing.

2010 group members: Ingrid Andress, Cara Brindisi , Taylor Catlin, Jon Dendy , Max Deneau, Christine Gallagher, Dan Horst, Derek Jayson, Mario Jose, Hannah Juliano, Kyle Miller, Mitchell Owens, Megan Porter, Samantha Schultz, Jen Waris, and RJ Woessner.

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