Clinics and Master Classes

Performers, engineers, and music business professionals are among the industry experts who visit Berklee to offer clinics and master classes about the business and art of making, recording, promoting, and composing music. Often only open to the college community, these visits are opportunities for Berklee students and faculty to get an intimate and inside perspective of the industry. 


Laura Rebolloso: Sones Jarochos, Elastic Compositions, and Improvisations

Wednesday / July 27, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Son jarocho is a popular genre that includes music, dance, and poetry. 

Admission: Free

Will Wells: Working with Imagine Dragons on the Road

Thursday / July 28, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Musician Will Wells '11 gives a clinic focusing on his time working as a touring keyboardist for Imagine Dragons.

Admission: Free

Tools & Techniques of the Modern DJ

Tools and Techniques of the Modern DJ

Thursday / July 28, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.

Berklee Media Center

Is it true that with today's technology anyone can be a DJ? 

Admission: Free

Don Lappin's Two-Hand Technique

Tuesday / August 2, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Don Lappin will present a clinic on his two-hand technique for rock guitar improvisation.

Admission: Free

Lead Sheet Prep for Songwriters

Thursday / August 4, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Red Room at Cafe 939

Various songwriter lead sheets and part styles will be shown, described, and discussed. 

Admission: Free