Spring 2014 Berklee Today Magazine Available Now

The spring 2014 issue of Berklee Today is available in buildings throughout campus, and online at www.berklee.edu/bt. It features articles on Tommy Torres '93, Alan Silvestri's '70 Forrest Gump score, crowdfunding and more. If you would like to be added to the mailing list for the magazine, please email your mailing address to wfleming@berklee.edu.

Steelgrass Five-Year Anniversary Luau

The Steelgrass Residency is a collaboration made possible by the vision and generosity of the Lydgate family working with Berklee College of Music and the Kaua’i Concert Association. The Lydgates, owners of Steelgrass Farm and the Steelgrass Recording Studio on the Hawai’ian island of Kaua’i, are building an international community of artists by providing opportunities for artists to be immersed in their craft in an inspiring environment.

A Berklee Composer’s New Work Deals with the Boston Marathon Bombings

As the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings draws closer, Berklee faculty member Francine Trester is confronting the tumble of emotions provoked by the shocking attack that resulted in three deaths, hundreds of injuries, and immobilization of the city and its suburbs. Her upcoming project sets those varying dimensions of feeling to music, lyrics, and prose. Trester’s six-song piece, “A View from Heartbreak Hill,” is a complex and emotional project that will be performed for the public in several events leading up to the April 21 Marathon.

Master's Film Scoring Program in Spain Prepares Chinese Composer for Career

Yiyi Ma is poised to open a Beijing-based international recording studio in the spring less than a year after completing the master’s program in scoring for film, television, and video games at Berklee’s campus in Valencia, Spain. For her much of a good film’s beauty lies in i

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Kirtan -Thu April 10

Kirtan is set for Thursday, April 10 at 7:30-9pm in the Loft


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CBX TEST OUT for Core Tonal Harmony and Counterpoint

CBX TEST OUT for Core Tonal Harmony and Counterpoint

The next test-out sessions for core Tonal Harmony 1 and 2, and Art of Counterpoint 1 and 2, will be held on Friday, March 28, 2014 from 1 to 3:00 p.m.. There will be space for 80. Online sign-up is required, no walk-ups.

Only one attempt per course is allowed. The test must receive a B or better to pass for CBX. If the test does not pass, you must take the course.

The deadline for on-line signup Wednesday, 26 March at 5:00 p.m.

CANCELED - Employment Visa Options Info Session (2/12)

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Employment Visa Options Info Session scheduled for February 12th from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm has been CANCELED. 

A new Announcement will be published when the event has been rescheduled.