"Metal" Mike Chlasciak

Guitarist “Metal” Mike Chlasciak of Wayne, NJ, released the DVD 20 Essential Metal Licks. He also concluded the Metalworker Guitar Clinic Tour presented by D’Addario Strings, Intellitouch tuners, and School of Rock. Visit www.metalmike.net.

Sandrine Ligabue

Singer/songwriter Sandrine Ligabue (aka san.drine) of New York City released her EP Dust, which features three new songs, plus a remix of “Ramène-moi.” Visit www.san-drine.com.

Brian Harris

Brian Harris of Portland, OR, joined Curtis Salgado’s band as a keyboardist and backing vocalist, touring in the United States and abroad. He is also the keyboardist for Portland-based artist Lisa Mann and coleads the funk-rock outfit Sumo, featuring members of War, Nu Shooz, and the Jeff Lorber Fusion.

How I Got Started: Building a Career and an Audience in Music

Wednesday / March 26, 2014 / 6:00 p.m.
Berklee Media Lab
150 Massachusetts Avenue
A panel discussion with members of Field Effect and Kingsley Flood, who will share their experiences in building a career and a buzz in the Boston music scene!
Here's the plan for discussion:

    Jared Faber

    Jared Faber of Los Angeles, CA, was a writer and producer on Beto Cuevas’s Grammy-winning album Transformación. He has scored the ABC comedy Suburgatory and produced songs for the Sony Pictures film The Wedding Ringer, which will be released in 2015. Visit www.blindlemonmusic.com.

    Daniel Day

    Daniel Day of Provo, UT, and the Daniel Day Trio, released the album Champions. He performs regularly in the Salt Lake City area.

    Chris DeRosa

    Chris DeRosa of New York City has recorded or performed with Rob Decoup, Roland Ruby, Tom Humbert, Renee Ruth, and Nishi Rajan. He recently built CDR Studios in his home and has written articles for Alwayz Therro and The Black Page. Visit www.chrisderosa.com.

    Vartan Aghababian

    Vartan Aghababian of Dorchester, MA, had his opera The Knave of Hearts premiered by the Tufts University Opera Department. His other premieres included performances of his String Quartet No. 1, Three Dickinson Songs, and This Joyful Eastertide. Aghababian is a faculty member at Boston University and at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Susan Tedeschi

    Singer and guitarist Susan Tedeschi of Jacksonville, FL, and her husband, Derek Trucks, released the album Made Up Mind.

    Diedre Schaneman

    Diedre Schaneman of Saint Louis, MO, has been named the annual giving manager for Habitat for Humanity Saint Louis.