Visiting Artist Events
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.
Trumpet player Yohanny Díaz and pianist Hector Vargas will offer a discussion and recital, at which they will perform traditional Colombian music such as the bambuco and the pasillo.
Guest artist and Berklee College of Music graduate Alfredo Cardim will perform and discuss the music of Tom Jobim.
Internationally renowned guitar virtuoso German Schauss will present a clinic on modern rock guitar techniques and concepts.
Robert Godin of Godin Guitars presents a clinic on instrument making and demonstrates new models of his guitars as part of the Guitar Sessions summer program.
Guy Van Duser, a legendary fingerstyle guitarist, is joined by faculty members Larry Baione on rhythm guitar, Bob Winter on piano, Bruno Raberg on acoustic bass, and Jon Hazilla on drums, working as a typical Nashville session band of the 1950s and ’60s.
Guitarist Wayne Krantz and his group host the Art of the Jam, a Guitar Sessions visiting artist clinic.
The famed JACK Quartet ensemble will read and record original music by Berklee College of Music student composers.
The famed JACK Quartet presents a concert of new music, including works by Berklee College of Music student composers.
The viola duo Shizuka, composed of Sam Kelder and Hannah Nicholas, present a concert of music by Berklee College of Music and Boston Conservatory at Berklee faculty composers, including Andrew List, Marti Epstein, Yoon-Ji lee, Mischa Salkind-Pearl, and Eun Young Lee.