Fridays With the Ear: November 15th


Fridays With the Ear

Hosted by the Ear Training Department

Friday, November 15th, 1-2 p.m.

Room 118, 150 Mass. Ave.

Hearing the Changes:

The Vertical Approach

With Roberta Radley


Berklee Online's Debbie Cavalier Is a 50 on Fire Finalist

Debbie Cavalier, vice president of online learning and continuing education and CEO of Berklee Online, has been selected as one of BostInno's 50 on Fire Finalists for Education. 50 on Fire Finalists for Education identifies people who have led the way in education innovation. Cavalier was chosen as a driving force in the world of online education. Read more at BostInno.

The Tenuto Chamber Singers' Fall 2013 Concert! November 20, 2013 7.30pm at Old South Church- Gordon Chapel

Join the Tenuto Chamber Singers (Berklee's new music chamber choir) in our Fall 2013 season concert! Named after the Greek muse of epic poetry and music, Calliope will feature choral settings of poetry by Lorca, Tennyson, Hamilton, Auden, etc. 

We will be premiering works by Berklee composers Blenda Lau, Joanna Lee, Patrick Hoagland and Berklee alum Julia Seeholzer. The program will also feature works by Benjamin Britten, Einojuhani Rautavaara, David Lang, Stephen Paulus and Saunder Choi. 

Today! Gregory Hutchinson Drum Clinic

Friday / November 8, 2013 / 1:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215

Applications for Spring 2014 Student-Led Concerts Open Now

Interested in leading a concert on-campus this spring?

The application period for student-led concerts is open until Friday, November 15 at 5:00 p.m. Any student who will be enrolled full-time during spring 2014, from any major or semester level, can apply.

Please apply here.



MIDI Guitar – It’s Not Just for Faking Keyboards Anymore

Fishman won the NAMM 2013 Best of Show for their TriplePlay controller for good reason: nothing tracks better for music production. A powerful tool for recording, live performance and notation, the TriplePlay is a wireless MIDI controller for guitar with the ability to play virtual instruments on your computer with very low latency. Fishman specialist Matt Cadarette will be on hand to present the use of the TriplePlay live or within a DAW as well as creating tab and lead sheets in Notion’s Progression software.

T-Shirt Contest for 2014 Commencement

Attention All Berklee Students:


Enter a competition to design a T-shirt that will be produced for the 2014 Berklee commencement ceremonies in Boston and Valencia!

T-shirt designs should be:
  •  creative
  •  limited to one page

‬Call for NAMM Attendees

Are you planning to attend the National Association of Music Merchants‭ (‬NAMM‭) ‬show in January‭? ‬It will be held from January 23‭ ‬to January 26‭, ‬2014‭.‬

As you may know‭, ‬the NAMM show is coming up in January‭. ‬We are in the process of scheduling appearances and activities at our booth‭, ‬and would like to include you‭, ‬if you are planning to attend‭.‬

Please contact Heidi James‭: ‬‭, ‬extension 2078‭ ‬if you have registered‭, ‬or plan to register‭.‬

Interim Director of Training and Support

I am pleased to announce that Bruce Bennett has agreed to serve as interim director of Training and Support (TS). Bruce was chosen both for his knowledge of the technology support business at Berklee and for his experience as a director in Technology Resources. He is also well known to the TS group, and he has the professional manner and approach that will help us "keep the trains running" during this interim period.

Bruce will also continue to serve as director of Student Technology Services during the interim period.