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Gender in Music Discussion Series

Thursday / April 4, 2013 / 12:00 pm
Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

 

Panel discussion with faculty, staff, and students about gender in the music industry.

Admission: 
Free

Gender in Music Discussion Series

Tuesday / February 26, 2013 / 12:00 pm
Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

 

A panel discussion with faculty, staff, and students about the impact of gender stereotypes in music.

Admission: 
Free

Live Interview with Joe Lovano Hosted by Steve Schwartz

Monday / April 1, 2013 / 1:00 pm
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

The Berklee Global Jazz Institute is proud to present a new series called BGJI Masters Speak. Based on the Inside the Actors Studio format, acclaimed radio personality Steve Schwartz will host a series of live and interactive interviews with the BGJI faculty and artists in residence.

Admission: 
Free

Envisioning 21st-Century Music Business Models

Thursday / April 18, 2013 / 9:00 am
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115

This annual event features a panel of speakers from the music industry with daytime activities involving student participation and an evening panel discussion.

Admission: 
Free

Chat with Bass Chair

Thursday / October 25, 2012 / 1:00 pm
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215

Chair meeting with all bass students, featuring clinics from faculty and guest artists including, Lee Sklar, Victor Wooten, John Patitucci, Robert Trujillo, and Jonas Hellborg.

Admission: 
Free

Tom Jackson: Your Live Show and Your Career

Wednesday / October 24, 2012 / 6:30 pm
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

The Music Business/Management Department and the Professional Education Division present The Musician as an Entrepreneur:  How Your Live Show Affects Your Career, with live music producer Tom Jackson. This Evening with Entrepreneurs event features an interview with Jackson. After the interview, Jackson will conduct a live make-over of the Berklee band Canary

 

 

 

Admission: 
Free

Composing for Video Games Panel Discussion

Friday / October 5, 2012 / 1:00 pm
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Before their performance at Symphony Hall on Sunday, October 7, five prominent composers from Japan come to Berklee for a panel discussion about composing for video games, moderated by Berklee faculty member Michael Sweet. Hosted by the Video Game Orchestra, the composers are: Hitoshi Sakimoto (Final Fantasy Tactics, Final Fantasy 12, Valkyria Chronicles), Masashi Hamauzu (Saga Frontier 2, Final Fantasy 13), Akira Yamaoka (Silent Hill, No More Heroes), Noriyuki Iwadare (Grandia, Phoenix Wrights), and Kinuyo Yamashita (Castlevania).

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Envisioning 21st-Century Music Business Models

Thursday / April 12, 2012 / 7:00 pm
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

A panel of music industry experts discussing new revenue bloodlines for artists and music entrepreneurs, fousing on startup financing, branding, and rights management. 

Panelists include:

  • Kerri Cockrill Brand Entertainment, Blackberry/RIM
  • Jim Griffin, WIPO's International Music Registry
  • Trudy Lartz, VP, Neilsen Entertainment
  • Caz McChrystal, Attorney, University of Wisconsin
  • Mark Montgomery, Echo Music & Tech Entrepreneur
  • Kristin Thomson, Artist Revenue Expert, FOMC
  • Chris Woods, Cofounder, TuneSat

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Interview with Game Composers Tsutomu Narita & Yoshitaka Suzuki

Monday / April 9, 2012 / 11:00 am
Berklee Media Lab
150 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Hear creative perspectives from the next generation of Japanese video game composers. Tsutomu Narita and Yoshitaka Suzuki will discuss working in Japan and the tools and software used for making music for games.

Moderated by Berklee faculty Michael Sweet with Berklee alumnus Shotaro Kaizuka.

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Admission: 
Free

Community Activism

Thursday / March 29, 2012 / 1:00 pm
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Sara Mersha (Grassroots International), Vance Gilbert, Horace Small (Union of Minority Neighborhoods), and Paul McLoughlin (Economics of Higher Education, Boston College) speak about community activism.

Sara Mersha is the director of grantmaking and advocacy at Grassroots International. She specializes in issues of climate justice and food sovereignty.

Vance Gilbert is an established and preeminent acoustic artist. He has recorded eight albums, including Side of the Road, a duoi album with friend Ellis Paul. He has toured with Shawn Colvin and the late comedian George Carlin.

Horace Small is executive director of the Union of Minority Neighborhoods. He has been a community organizer, labor organizer, and political campaign operative for 30 years.

Paul McLoughlin is a professor of economics of higher education at Boston College.

Part of the Artists and Social Action series, sponsored by the Office for Diversity and Inclusion.

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