Events: Clinics and Master Classes

Event Dates
Friday / December 9, 2022 / 3:00 pm
Venue
Seully Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 4
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Metropolitan Opera Soprano Karen Slack presents a master class to Boston Conservatory graduate students and members of Boston Lyric Opera’s Emerging Young Artist Program. Slack, who serves as codirector of Canada’s Banff Centre for the Performing Arts, has been hailed not only for “possessing a voice of extraordinary beauty,” but for her ability to create thoughtful reimagined programming.

Admission
FREE
Event Dates
Monday / December 12, 2022 / 1:00 pm
Venue
David Friend Recital Hall (DFRH)
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02115
United States

Professor Norm Zocher will demonstrate a uniquely guitaristic approach to tonal, polytonal, and atonal improvising on the fretboard, based on the six fundamental symmetrical structures derived from each interval of the chromatic scale and how they literally reflect over the tritone when viewing the chromatic scale in a circular manner, effectively reducing the chromatic scale to six notes.

Admission
Free

Past Events

Event Dates
Wednesday / November 30, 2022 / 7:00 pm
Venue
Berk Recital Hall (1A)
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Join chart-topping jazz pianist and Berklee professor Yoko Miwa, along with her trio, for an inspiring time of performance and student coaching.  
 

Event Dates
Tuesday / November 29, 2022 / 7:30 pm
Venue
Seully Hall
8 Fenway, Floor 4
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Ken Bozeman, professor emeritus at Lawrence Conservatory of Music and author of Kinesthetic Voice Pedagogy and Practical Vocal Acoustics presents a master class to Boston Conservatory voice students.

Event Dates
Wednesday / November 16, 2022 / 4:00 pm

Piano Masters Series guest Cecile Licad, student of the legendary Rudolf Serkin, presents a piano master class to Boston Conservatory students.

Presented By
Voice Department, Accompanist Development Program, Ed Broms
Event Dates
Wednesday / October 26, 2022 / 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1140 Boylston Street, Room 3F
Boston
MA
02115

Voice Department staff drummer Michael Clarke will present a workshop covering the following topics: having the right attitude, chart reading, song form, reading complex rhythms, dynamics, and keeping good time.

Presented By
Voice Department, Accompanist Development Program, Ed Broms
Event Dates
Wednesday / October 19, 2022 / 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1140 Boylston Street, Room 3F
Boston
MA
02115

In this workshop, Ciara Moser will talk about the strategies she uses as a blind musician and about her life as a person with different ability in general. She will focus on the topics of memorization, ear training, and orientation on the instrument. Attendees will learn new approaches to playing, learning, and internalizing music and find some tips and tricks to use in their own practice routine and in a professional performance/rehearsal setting.

Event Dates
Sunday / October 16, 2022 / 4:30 pm
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee’s inaugural Single Reed Weekend concludes with a clarinet master class by world-renowned clarinet pedagogue and artist Yehuda Gilad. Registration required.

Event Dates
Sunday / October 16, 2022 / 1:00 pm
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee  faculty member YaoGuang Zhai presents a clarinet master class. Registration required.

Event Dates
Sunday / October 16, 2022 / 10:00 am
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Internationally acclaimed guest artist-clinician Tibi Cziger presents a clarinet master class. Registration required.

Event Dates
Saturday / October 15, 2022 / 4:30 pm
Venue
Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4—Studio 401
Boston
MA
02215
United States

World-renowned clarinet pedagogue and artist Yehuda Gilad presents a clarinet master class. Registration required.

Event Dates
Saturday / October 15, 2022 / 3:00 pm
Venue
Studio T401 (Boston Conservatory at Berklee)
31 Hemenway Street
Boston
MA
02215
United States

Boston Conservatory at Berklee clarinet faculty member Jan Halloran leads a presentation and master class designed for prospective students on how to prepare for a college audition. Registration required.