Faculty News

Symphonic Bands in Valencia

August 25, 2011
As Berklee's Valencia campus began offering workshops, Composition Department chair Greg Fritze participated in a Spanish symphonic band competition. Berklee president Roger H. Brown reported back..
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PODCAST: Omar Thomas Large Ensemble

July 18, 2011
When you're reinventing jazz, why think small? This faculty member leads an 18-member band.
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Professor Steve Wilkes Records Indigenous Sounds of the Cape

June 14, 2011
Hear Cape Cod produces the Cape's first "aural snapshots" and presents findings in Truro, Rowley, and Brewster.
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MicroJam Ensemble to Perform at Undead Jazzfest, June 23

June 10, 2011
Professor David Fiuczynski was recently awarded a 2011 Guggenheim Fellowship to develop his Planet MicroJam concept, a new musical language combining microtones, jazz harmonies, and new beats.
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Rethink Music Awards $50,000 to NuevoStage for Inventive Booking Solution

April 28, 2011
The Boston-based company will work to connect venues, artists, and fans to book performances in unused spaces.
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Think Again at Rethink

April 22, 2011
The April 25–27 conference aims to generate real solutions to the music industry's challenges.
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Faculty Member Grooves to a Guggenheim

April 21, 2011
Guitar faculty David Fiuczynski has been awarded a $40,000 fellowship to compose a major microtonal piece.
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Scratch Ambassadors Mix Turntables with Acoustic Music April 21

April 2, 2011
The college will hold its first BPC show celebrating the pairing of wires with strings.
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DBR and Patrice Rushen Perform with Contemporary Orchestra

March 31, 2011
An 80-piece ensemble directed by assistant professor Francisco Noya will present the work of several award-winning student musicians at a free concert at NEC's Jordan Hall.
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Presenting the Art of Artist Development

March 23, 2011
Berklee's Music Business/Management Department presents a panel and live coaching demonstration
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