Alumni Profile: Johanna Grussner '96

Mark Small

Johanna Grussner

A Creative Approach to Folk Song Settings

During a July concert tour of Sweden with Stämbandet, the Scandinavian vocal ensemble that I direct, we had the opportunity to work with noted composer, arranger, and recording artist Anders Nyberg in a series of workshops.

Thoughts from a Globetrotting Sideman

Mark Small

Since 1990, Dominic Miller has been a member of Sting’s band, backing him in more than 1,000 concerts across the globe, and has even cowritten songs with the British superstar.

The Widening Gulf between Art and Commerce

Peter Alhadeff

Professor Peter Alhadeff discussed music as a product of art and a by-product of commerce.

Body Mapping for Better Playing

A Quiet Epidemic

CWP Graduation Reception

We're having a party to celebrate graduating CWP majors.

If you're walking on Saturday, please come to the reception and bring your family.

Friday, May 6th, 3:00 - 4:30

Steve Heck Room, 1140 Boylston

In Classical Form

Mark Small

Kirill Gerstein '96

Performance Appraisals Due June 30

To All Managers:

This is a good time of the year for you to be mindful of the annual performance appraisal process and deadline. Last year, thanks to your efforts, we achieved tremendous success with a 100% annual appraisal completion rate.

An annual performance appraisal is essential; it provides an important opportunity to discuss a staff member’s overall effectiveness, establish and review goals, continue the staff member’s professional development, and be sure expectations are discussed clearly.

ENS Info Session: Rock/Metal/Hardcore Genre, Audition Considerations

ENS Info Session:


For students interested in

Rock/Metal/Hardcore Genres this session is:

 Ensemble Audition Considerations


 Monday April 25th

From 6-8 PM

Room B16


Berklee Achievement Grant

This is a reminder that the International Financial Aid Application for the Berklee Achievement Grant is due May 1.

Domestic students are required to have a current FAFSA on file with the Office for Student Financial Services-Financial Aid.