Lecture

CANCELED: Creative Entrepreneurs Conversations: John Amato

Thursday / November 12, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115
John Amato
CANCELED: Please contact the box office for information on refunds.

Join us for the final Creative Entrepreneurs Conversation of 2015 as Panos Panay, founding managing director of the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship, leads John Amato in discussion. Amato, an entrepreneur and media executive, is copresident of Guggenheim Media's Entertainment Group. Amato oversees revenue, strategy, and operations for Billboard and the Hollywood Reporter.

Admission: 
Free

Creative Entrepreneurs Conversations: Joe Spaulding

Thursday / October 22, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115
Joe Spaulding Headshot

Panos Panay, founding managing director of the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship, leads a discussion with Joe Spaulding as a continuation of the exciting Creative Entrepreneurs Conversations program. As president and CEO of the Citi Performing Arts Center for over 28 years, Spaulding has shaped the face of performing arts and arts education in Boston. He led the restoration of the Wang Theatre, oversaw the production of Broadway shows like The Color Purple, and welcomed hundreds of thousands of children into the Citi Center's award-winning arts education programs.

Admission: 
Free

Mikhail Kazinik Lecture and Recital

Tuesday / October 13, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Distinguished musicologist and violinist Mikhail Kazinik is also a writer, philosopher, and educator. A leading expert on Nobel Prize concerts, he is the author of the book Mysteries of Genius, of 64 films on the topics of music and art, and of hundreds of radio and TV musical programs on the leading radio stations in Sweden (where he lives now) as well as in Russia and the U.S. Kazinik leads his numerous listeners to better comprehend the mysteries of music. He wants to share with musicians how to broaden the audience of listeners for art music and how to create in listeners an urge to listen to this music and comprehend it.Don't miss this rare opportunity to hear him lecture and play in the U.S.

Admission: 
Free

Berklee Global Jazz Institute Information Session

Monday / October 19, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.
Oliver Colvin Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215
The Oliver Colvin Recital Hall stage

The Berklee Global Jazz Institute's managing director Marco Pignataro and current students will present information on programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, including upcoming audition dates and requirements.

The Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) is a performance program designed to foster creativity and musicianship through various musical disciplines, with pianist and composer Danilo Perez as its artistic director. The BGJI provides a comprehensive contemporary music environment where students are given opportunities to explore their creativity to the highest level possible, advance the power of music as a tool for the betterment of society, and connect musical creative thinking with the natural environment. 

Admission: 
Free

Ravi: Cultivating and Securing Endorsements

Tuesday / November 3, 2015 / 8:30 p.m.
Room 112, 22 Fenway
22 Fenway
Boston
MA
United States

Ravi Hutheesing, a performer on Letterman, Leno, Saturday Night Live, etc., and a lecturer on Music Business at NAMM, will present a workshop on sponsorships and endorsement deals. Topics will include finding the right match in sponsors and securing desirable artist endorsement deals; structuring an effective marketing proposal; and hits and misses from his career.

http://heyravi.com/

Admission: 
Free

Hit Songs Deconstructed

Thursday / October 1, 2015 / 6:00 p.m.
Berklee Media Center
150 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02215
Hit Songs Deconstructed
Prince Charles Alexander
In an event cosponsored by the Stan Getz Library and the Learning Center, David and Yael Penn of Hit Songs Deconstructed will discuss their astonishingly detailed analysis of today's top hits. This resource examines song structure, production style, and many other aspects of specific hit songs as well as more general trends in current chart toppers. The presentation will feature an overview of Hit Songs Deconstructed reports, including highlights from the recent Can’t Feel My Face Deconstructed report, Q2 Trend report, Top 10 Deconstructed report, and Genre report.​
 
Hit Songs Deconstructed is a first-of-its-kind website exclusively dedicated to providing an in-depth understanding of the craft and trends that shape today’s chart-topping hits. Utilized by songwriters, producers, music industry professionals, and universities throughout the world, the Hit Songs Deconstructed reports feature a combination of impartial data and insightful analysis that provide a detailed look at the what, how, and why behind today’s hits. The Stan Getz Library is the first higher ed subscriber to this valuable content and is thrilled to provide the Berklee community access to the insights these reports offer.
 
Berklee's Prince Charles Alexander, a professor in the Music Production and Engineering Department, will host this lively event, sure to be of interest to songwriters, composers, and MP&E and music business students and faculty.
Admission: 
Free and unticketed

Postponed: Performance Injury Prevention

Wednesday / September 23, 2015 / 6:00 p.m.
The Loft
939 Boylston St.
Boston
MA
United States
Regina Campbell Physical Therapist

LiveWell’s Performance Injury Prevention – Wed, Sept 23, 6 – 7pm

Learn how to prevent performance injury, how to effectively stretch from Physical Therapist Regina Campbell.

More info about Physical Therapy, Injury Prevention, Regina Campbell 

This workshop will be postponed to a later date.

Sorry for the inconvenience

More info about Healing Modalities

Phone: 617 747-2411

livewell@berklee.edu

Introduction to Health Insurances and Health Services

Wednesday / September 23, 2015 / 12:00 p.m.
The Loft
939 Boylston St.
Boston
MA
United States

LiveWell’s Introduction Health Insurances and Health Services – Wednesday, September 23,  12 -2:00 pm

Learn how your insurance works as well as get familiar with neighborhood and campus health and wellness services

Drop by anytime to ask your questions...

 

Can't make it?  - Make an appointment to meet with Jane / LiveWell - Info below

Contacts:

LiveWell - Jane Stachowiak, Director, Student Health Promotion and Wellness

Office:  921 Boylston St, Student Activities Center Suite, Room 205

phone:  617-747-2411

Questions – email: livewell@berklee.edu

More info here 

Joy of Harmonic Movement - Celebrating the Work of Richard Ehrman

Tuesday / September 29, 2015 / 6:00 p.m.
Steve Heck Room
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215
Richard Ehrman assisting a musician during a Feldenkrais lesson

THE JOY OF HARMONIC MOVEMENT

a tribute to the late Richard Ehrman

and his pioneering work introducing to the

Feldenkrais Method to Berklee students, faculty, and staff.

 

Tuesday, September 29, 6-8pm

Steve Heck Room - 1st Floor - 1140 Boylston St. Boston, MA

 

"Harmony makes small things grow, Lack of it makes great things decay. "  ~ Sallust

 

Experience how easily, relatively quickly, and remarkably reliably we can practice, perform, and play better.

  • Rich's mentor and friend, Feldenkrais teacher and trainer Larry Goldfarb, Ph.D. will provide some samples of the work, and speak about his experience with students in conservatories (including those in Vienna and Oslo), members of the Honolulu orchestra, and working artists in Europe and the United States.

  • Some of Rich's former students will share how what they learned from him influenced their education, careers and lives.

  • We'll celebrate the online publication of the first volume of Rich's recorded lessons, Harmonic Movement, which are now available for purchase on the MIND IN MOTION website. (www.mindinmotion-online.com

  • Co-sponsored by the New England region of the Feldenkrais Guild® of North Americ

Feldenkrais or Awareness Through Movement  - What is it?

Feldenkrais aims to reduce pain or limitations in movement, to improve physical function, and to promote general wellbeing by increasing students' awareness of themselves and by expanding students' movement repertoire.  By experiencing alternative patterns to your current movement, you discover a flow and ease in your playing.

 

Just Relax and Improve Performance

 

Admission: 
NONE

Remo Day Lecture with Chris Hart

Monday / September 28, 2015 / 4:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Chris Hart, Remo Drum Head Company's director of artist and public relations worldwide, gives a lecture on endorsement and the business side of the music industry. This event is part of Remo Day at Berklee, which will feature presentations by Remo corporate staff members and culminate in a concert featuring Berklee faculty.

Admission: 
Free

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