Players Needed: 21st Century Grooves Ensemble

Players Needed: 21st Century Grooves Ensemble

David Fiuczynski Summer 2015 ensemble

"21st Century grooves" needs players:

elec. or upright bass, strings, keys, gtr, percussion & horns,

electronic keyboard drummer

ENFF-326-002 Improv 21st-Century Grooves (monday 4-6pm - Advanced small band)

will mix easy odd time signatures, current beats and unusual modes and harmonies in a jazz improv context. The purpose of this class is to bridge the divide between jazz harmonies and groove vamps by combining both. Furthermore, heavy emphasis is on melodic development techniques. By the end of this class you will have a working knowledge in various styles and preferably new beat ideas that YOU introduce!!!

Partial composition list interpreted in different styles: Syrinx (Debussy) – 32nd note hihat beat in 7/4, Millennium Bomb (Andy Milne) swung funk 9/4, Moonring (Fiuczynski) 2step in 6/4, Cdim, Almond Pear (Fiuczynski) – House groove in 5/4, Glyd#6#9 and B13b9, Miles Beyond (Mahavishnu), The Prophet (Eric Dolphy as recorded by Joachim Kuhn) – a “free” groove, and more.....

student compositions encouraged and welcome!!!

please contact me at dfiuczynski@berklee.edu

Players Needed: 21st Century Grooves Ensemble

David Fiuczynski Summer 2015 ensemble

"21st Century grooves" needs players:

elec. or upright bass, strings, keys, gtr, percussion & horns,

electronic keyboard drummer

ENFF-326-002 Improv 21st-Century Grooves (monday 4-6pm - Advanced small band)

will mix easy odd time signatures, current beats and unusual modes and harmonies in a jazz improv context. The purpose of this class is to bridge the divide between jazz harmonies and groove vamps by combining both. Furthermore, heavy emphasis is on melodic development techniques. By the end of this class you will have a working knowledge in various styles and preferably new beat ideas that YOU introduce!!!

Partial composition list interpreted in different styles: Syrinx (Debussy) – 32nd note hihat beat in 7/4, Millennium Bomb (Andy Milne) swung funk 9/4, Moonring (Fiuczynski) 2step in 6/4, Cdim, Almond Pear (Fiuczynski) – House groove in 5/4, Glyd#6#9 and B13b9, Miles Beyond (Mahavishnu), The Prophet (Eric Dolphy as recorded by Joachim Kuhn) – a “free” groove, and more.....

student compositions encouraged and welcome!!!

please contact me at dfiuczynski@berklee.edu

Finance Division Office Moves

Additional office space recently acquired at 855 Boylston Street is the new home for several teams within the Finance division.

 

Starting Monday, May 18, Accounting/Finance, Budget, Business Services, and Procurement staff will be located on Level 2. The Accounts Payable and Payroll teams move to this suite on Tuesday, May 26. The Bursar will remain at 921 Boylston Street, suite 240. 

 

Berklee's New Logo

Berklee has a history of adapting its logo to changing times.

New Spam Email Circulating at Berklee

There is a new malicious email circulating at Berklee. Please read this important announcement for more information.

Dear Students,

More malicious emails have been circulating to Berklee email addresses since yesterday. The messages ask the recipients to open a link to upgrade your mailbox because it is full. This email is not legitimate. Here is a picture of the false message:

New Spam Email Circulating at Berklee

There is a new malicious email circulating at Berklee. Please read this important announcement for more information.

Dear Faculty and Staff,

More malicious emails have been circulating to Berklee email addresses since yesterday. The messages ask the recipients to open a link to upgrade your mailbox because it is full. This email is not legitimate. Here is a picture of the false message:

Congratulations, Class of 2015, from Alumni Affairs!

The Alumni Affairs team welcomes you as you transition from student to alumni. We know this is a busy time of year, and we would like to share some helpful resources for this new leg of your Berklee journey.

Free Tickets to Betty Who and Kiesza at the House of Blues on Wednesday, May 6

President Roger Brown and Vice President for Student Affairs/Dean of Students Betsy Newman are going to see alumnae Kiesza and Betty Who for The Sound of a Woman tour at the House of Blues on Wednesday, May 6 at 8:00 p.m.  

They want you to join them...for FREE!

The first 26 students who submit the RSVP form will win a ticket to join Roger and Betsy at this amazing show! 

Please only submit if you can actually attend the show.

Student Self Service - Student Finance Launch

The Office of the Bursar is happy to announce some changes that were recently made to enhance the student financial experience with the college. We have just launched a new portal for viewing billing statements and making payments. 

Some major enhancements with this change are:

  •   New interactive user interface

  •   Ability to view all billing and payment history by term

  •   Ability to view, download, and email a PDF bill

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