A weekly mix of trending topics and themes

Susan Rogers: Recording with Prince

The music production and engineering professor—Prince's staff engineer from 1983 to 1987—discusses an average day with the late pop legend.

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Berklee Now Series

You Already Have Everything You Need to Make Music

Our ability to create great art comes from within, not from the gear we don’t own.

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Five Steps to Start Writing Lyrics

Break into lyric writing with structure and tools. 

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Arranging a Jazz Classic for Solo Piano

Get acquainted with jazz harmony, and learn to add solo piano performance to your repertoire. 

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Four Ways to Get an Internship

Start your career after graduation with an introduction to the industry. 

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Make Your Band a Business

Check out these five tips to make your band financially successful and viable in the music industry.

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Counterpoint in Today's Music

Think of these practical considerations whether you are writing rock songs, film scores, or EDM tracks.

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Practice Bass Effectively

Learn to set and achieve goals in your routine to optimize your practice time.

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How Technology Enhances Live Performance

From 4D sound to holograms to Ableton Live, there are a host of ways that technology can improve live performance. 

Music Business Journal

The Spell of Virtual Reality

The next frontier of a musical experience may well happen inside a specially designed virtual reality headset.

Music Business Journal

The Power of Playlisting

Learn why it's important to have your music on streaming platforms and playlists. 

Music Business Journal

Up Your Video Production

Check out this guide to making a short, snappy film to showcase your band and songs.

Berklee Today Alumni Magazine

Choosing a Digital Audio Workstation

Navigate the digital audio workstations (DAWs) available today, and choose the one that's right for you.

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