Jeri Sykes

Assistant Professor of Contemporary Writing and Production Jeri Sykes orchestrated Paragon Park: The Musical, featuring music and lyrics by Adam Brooks ’08. The play received a Moss Hart Award from the New England Theatre Conference. 

Ed Saindon

Percussion Professor Ed Saindon gave a master class at the Music Conservatory in Antwerp, Belgium. 

Brad Hatfield

Brad Hatfield’s arrangement of Led Zeppelin’s “Kashmir” and Aerosmith’s “Dream On” (orchestrated by Professor Bill Elliott) was performed by Keith Lockhart, the Boston Pops, and the Boston University Symphonic Chorus.

Don Gorder

Chair of the Music Business/Management Department Don Gorder gave presentations in Barcelona, Spain, and Athens, Greece; and one in Paso Robles, CA, with Drew Chandler ’11.

Bruce Thomas

The Berklee Jazz/World String Orchestra premiered East River Mountain Suite by Bruce Thomas.

Josh Rosen, Stan Strickland

Associate Professor of Piano Josh Rosen and Stan Strickland released the CD Instinct

Colin Sapp

Assistant Professor of Guitar Colin Sapp released the CD Songs without Words with the group Choose to Find.

Daniela Schächter

Assistant professor of voice Daniela Schächter appeared on Marian McPartland’s Piano Jazz show.

Apostolos Paraskevas

Professor of Apostolos Paraskevas premiered two movies: one as a director and one as an actor at a film festival in Greece. His piece “An Orange” was recorded by the duo Lagrimosa Beltà. 

Kathryn Wright, Louis Stewart

Voice Professor Kathryn Wright and Composition Professor Louis Stewart gave master classes and performances at the China Conservatory of Music.