Professor of Piano Neil Olmstead and Professor of Jazz Composition Scott Free released the album Colaboraçáo. It was recorded at Berklee by Assistant Professor Ted Paduck with a faculty development grant.
Chair of Contemporary Writing and Production Matthew Nicholl and Professor of Contemporary Writing and Production Michael Farquharson released the CD Della by Moonlight, featuring Assistant Vice President for International Programs Greg Badolato on tenor sax and Associate Professor Tim Miller on guitar.
Professor of Film Scoring Sheldon Mirowitz scored the documentary The Minister’s War, and worked on the score for the film First Comes Love, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in September.
Assistant Chair of Music Business/ Management John Kellogg presented the lecture “The R&B/Soul Business: The Roots of Hip-Hop” at Syracuse University and Texas Southern University. He also appeared on television program African Ascents, hosted by Associate Professor Teodros Kiros on the Boston Neighborhood Network.