Hal Glaper

Pianist Hal Galper of Cochecton, NY, released his latest recording, Trip the Light Fantastic, on Origin Records. The CD features bassist Jeff Johnson and drummer John Bishop. Visit www.halgalper.com.

Alumnotes

By 
Ryan Fleming

Faculty and Staff Donate $50,000 to Establish Scholarship in Walter Harp's Memory

The Walter W. Harp Liberal Arts Music and Society Scholarship will be awarded annually to a student who has demonstrate outstanding achievement in civic engagement: the use of music, including composition and performance, to transform individual lives and society through community sevice, social activism, and humanitarian efforts on a local, national, and/or international level. The first scholarship will be awarded to a deserving student this fall 2014 semester.

Berklee Students, Staff, Faculty and Family Competed in the 2014 AccesSportAmerica Mayor’s Cup Regatta


On July 13, 33 corporate and philanthropic teams of eight, competed in Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe Races on the Charles.

Racing that day were: Josh Crary(Staff, ODI), Parham Haghighi (Iran, LiveWell), Manuel Ruiz (Peru, LiveWell), Juan Diego Fernandez (Colombia, LiveWell), Ted Paduck (Faculty, MP&E) and son Aidan, Brenda Bailey (Staff, ODI) Pepe Portilla (Mexico, ODI) and Shachar Ziv (Israel, LiveWell).

Berklee Students, Staff, Faculty and Family Competed in the 2014 AccesSportAmerica Mayor’s Cup Regatta


On July 13, 33 corporate and philanthropic teams of eight, competed in Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe Races on the Charles

Racing that day were: Josh Crary(Staff, ODI), Parham Haghighi (Iran, LiveWell), Manuel Ruiz (Peru, LiveWell), Juan Diego Fernandez (Colombia, LiveWell), Ted Paduck (Faculty, MP&E) and son Aidan, Brenda Bailey (Staff, ODI) Pepe Portilla (Mexico, ODI) and Shachar Ziv (Israel, LiveWell)

July/August LiveWell Activities -yoga, meditation, dance, movement

LiveWell Event Dates

For All Students in All Programs!

Summer Performance and ESL Welcomed!

 

 

 

Yoga

Mondays 6:30-8pm in The Loft • July 28, August 4, 11 • 

Instructor: Neil Sullivan

Welcome New Berklee Staff: June 2014

Dear Berklee Community:

Please join Human Resources in extending a warm welcome to our newest employees!

  • Javier Parra, Assistant Director of Admissions – Office of Admissions

  • Amanda Gargiulo, Project Manager – City Music National

  • Justin Owens, Senior Video Producer – Berklee Online

  • Annie Hoffman, Studio Operations Supervisor – Music Production & Engineering

Bad Hatfield

The song "Bring Them Home," which was cowritten by Berklee music facilitator Brad Hatfield, was performed by Broadway star Montego Glover and the Houston and Atlanta symphony orchestras in December 2011. Also in December, actor Jim Belushi performed Hatfield's arrangement of "Santa Claus Is Back in Town" with the Boston Pops Orchestra, the Tanglewood Festival Chorus, and Rockapella.

Tom Stein

The Turkish magazine Drums & Bass published a transcription of music by bassist John Patitucci and a tutorial on professional sound check procedures in concert venues by Professor of Professional Music Tom Stein. Additionally, Stein wrote an article about artist development for emerging market economies for the British publication Chemical Magazine. Additionally, Stein conducted several workshops in Istanbul, Turkey, at Robert College and Modern Müzik Akademisi.

Ivan Sever

In November 2011, Associate Professor Ivan Sever and Emerson College's scholar in residence Cathryn Cushner Edelstein collaborated on the project "Is This Art? What Turns Noise into Music." The effort brought together students from Berklee's "Artistry, Creativity, and Inquiry" seminar with students from Emerson's "Fundamentals of Speech Communication" class.

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