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. 

 

Forum Featuring Danilo Pérez and Terri Lyne Carrington

Wednesday / October 26, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) forum features Danilo Pérez and Terri Lyne Carrington.

Admission: Free

Ravi: Get Sponsored

Wednesday / October 26, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

The Loft

In this session, Ravi will discuss how to position your brand, attract sponsors, and elevate the artist/entrepreneur in you to create a sustainable career that has a positive impact on the world.

Admission: Free

North and South Indian Percussion Solo and Rhythm Theory

Friday / October 28, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

A master class/clinic presented by renowned percussion artist, composer, and author Jerry Leake.

Admission: Free

Weeklong Intensive: Music as Catalyst for Change

Monday / October 31, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Various Berklee venues

Join artistic directors Carla Dirlikov and Tony Woodcock as they explore the different ways music can be a catalyst for change, through social and cultural entrepreneurship.

Admission: Free

Musical Theater: Andrew Panton Presents

Monday / October 31, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Andrew Panton, artistic director of musical theater at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, will present a master class and discussion. 
 

Admission: Free

Guitar Clinic: Nili Brosh

Tuesday / November 1, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Rock guitarist Nili Brosh '09, will give a contemporary rock guitar clinic. 

Admission: Free

Forum Featuring John Patitucci and Ben Street

Wednesday / November 2, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) forum features John Patitucci and Ben Street.

Admission: Free

Building Your Web Portfolio

Building Your Web Portfolio

Monday / November 7, 2016 / 6:00 p.m.

Berklee Media Center

An artist’s website is an essential tool for promotion, serving as both portfolio and business card.

Admission: Free

Pablo Ziegler's New Tango

Tuesday / November 8, 2016 / 1:15 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Pablo Ziegler will demonstrate, coach, and perform through this master class with his longtime partners, Claudio Ragazzi and Hector Del Curto, to take students on a journey of music from Buenos Aires.

Admission: Free

Forum Featuring Adam Cruz

Wednesday / November 9, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) forum features Adam Cruz. 

Admission: Free

Once Upon a Story: The Key to Getting your Career in Gear

Thursday / November 10, 2016 / 7:00 p.m.

The Loft

In this workshop, you will practice conveying your personal narrative in the form your intended audience can respond to.

Admission: Free

Kelly Price Clinic

Tuesday / November 15, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

R&B/gospel recording artist Kelly Price will share challenges she experienced regarding body image and the standards and perceptions that many women artists face in the music industry.  

Admission: Free

Mario Criales: The Function of the Bass in the Joropo Llanero

Tuesday / November 15, 2016 / 1:15 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Bassist Mario Criales presents a clinic on the bass function in the traditional joropo llanero.

Admission: Free

Odd-Meter Workshop

Wednesday / November 16, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Berk Recital Hall

Faculty pianist Doug Johnson presents a workshop to explore novel ways of approaching odd-meters such as 5/7, 7/4, and 11/8. 

Admission: Free

Kenny Werner Master Class

Wednesday / November 16, 2016 / 2:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Kenny Werner of the Effortless Mastery Institute will host a master class for piano.

Admission: Free

Forum Featuring Alan Pasqua and Adam Cruz

Wednesday / November 16, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) forum features Alan Pasqua and Adam Cruz.

Admission: Free

Master Class/Clinic on South Indian Classical Dance

Friday / November 18, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

David Friend Recital Hall

Enjoy a master class/clinic on Bharatnatyam, one of the most popular classical dances of South India.

Admission: Free

Forum Featuring Terri Lyne Carrington and Adam Cruz

Wednesday / November 23, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) forum features Terri Lyne Carrington and Adam Cruz.

Admission: Free

Forum Featuring Joe Lovano and Terri Lyne Carrington

Wednesday / November 30, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) forum features Joe Lovano and Terri Lyne Carrington.

Admission: Free

Forum Featuring John Patitucci and Joe Lovano

Wednesday / December 7, 2016 / 4:00 p.m.

Zero Gravity Room

This Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) forum features John Patitucci and Joe Lovano.

Admission: Free

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