Bye-Bye Stage Fright

This Month:  Bye Bye Stage Fright with Deborah Elizabeth Lotus

Thursday • December 5 • 6:15-7:45pm •  The Loft

bye bye stage fright



Bye-Bye Stage Fright

Thursday, December 5, 6:15pm-7:45pm, The Loft


Valencia Master’s Programs Information Session

Are you about to graduate? Are you considering pursuing a graduate degree?

Come join us on Monday, December 9, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. for a special event where you can learn more about the master’s programs in Valencia, Spain, the application process, and scholarship opportunities. Meet with admissions representatives and ask any questions you may have about our Valencia campus and the master’s programs.

Applications Open for Nordell Scholarship

The Office of Experiential Learning is pleased to announce that applications for the Rod Nordell Scholarship are being accepted through December 15, 2013.

The Rod Nordell Scholarship is open to students enrolled in the Major-Specific Internship Program (XX-495) during the Spring 2014 semester through the Office of Experiential Learning. Students must have a 3.0 GPA or above.

This week in the Bass Department

Final Exam

Signups have started in the Bass Atrium and the student computer is available to sign up for your end of semester tests. 

Kate Lyons is the New Admissions Coordinator


Join us in welcoming Kate Lyons as the new City Music Admissions Coordinator! Before joining City Music as the interim Office Assistant last May, Kate was a teacher for children on movie sets in Boston and L.A. She comes to us with a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Kate is excited to take on the role of Admissions Coordinator; we are delighted to formally welcome her to the Berklee Community and City Music team. 

Guitar workshop: Country Blues Obscurities with Woody Mann

There are many great songs in Country blues recorded by artists that may have recorded only two sides. Even thought many of the artists are all but forgotten by history, some of these recordings represent the very best and most creative playing in the genre.  A sampling of artists include Arthur Pettis, Blind Joe Reynolds, Buddy Boy Hawkins, Clifford Gibson, and Willie Walker.

Spring 2014 semester, CM318 - New Music Composition and Performance Workshop

Offered as an approved specified elective, CM318 [New Music Composition and Performance Workshop] will be offered again, providing students an opportunity to perform, compose, discuss, and hear new music from a variety of sources. We will explore/compose everything from cutting edge film music, to sound experiments, to experimental acoustic music, to electroacoustics - and everything in between.


Dec-4 Electronics Improvization & Techno Rave Ensembles Concert

Electronic Production and Design Department and Ensemble Department proudly presents

2 concerts, one night!
Wednesday December 4, 7:00 pm
22 Fenway room 112

   Electronics Improvisation Ensemble
   Improvised sets featuring the full band

AND, the fantastically entertaining:

   Techno/Rave Ensemble
   Innovative duo and trio ensembles playing original compositions by the artists

CINE Film Scoring Contest

Entering composers will each score the same CINE Golden Eagle Award-winning short film from which the existing score has been removed. Judges will select 10 semi-finalists and 5 finalists, and a panel of guest judges will select the competition winner and two runners-up. Guest judges include Academy Award-winner Mychael Danna, Berklee's own Film Scoring Chair George S. Clinton, and former Berklee Film Scoring Chair (current USC Scoring Director) Daniel Carlin.