Fall 2015 Course: R&B, Funk, and Smooth Jazz Saxophone Styles, Open to All Instruments

R&B, Funk and Smooth Jazz Saxophone Styles (PFSS-385-001) 

  • Open to all instruments (except voice and percussion)

  • The performance and analysis of saxophone styles in the R&B lineage - open to all instruments (except voice and percussion).

  • The course includes players associated with funk, soul jazz, acid jazz, Motown, pop, smooth jazz, and fusion styles.  

ClamXav, Anti-Virus Application on Faculty and Staff Computers

ClamXav is an application used to scan for viruses on Mac OS X. ClamXav has been included in the standard suite of software on all Berklee computers for several years.

Recently, Information Security mandated that the ClamXav Sentry tool be enabled to actively scan for viruses in the background — while many users have already been setup for this, Technology Resources is beginning to enable this tool on all Berklee computers as a preventative measure, keeping within best practices in Information Security.

EAP News You Can Use - Dealing with Change

Change is often hard to handle. Whether there is a change in your professional or personal life, it can take a toll on you mentally and physically. Take a look at some offerings our EAP program has in place to help you with Shifting Gears and learn how to negotiate change in your own life.

Also be sure to check out the tip sheet on Dealing with Change.

Docu-Series Following Berklee Students Premieres on September 14

Listen Up is the first series ever created to document the Berklee experience through a journalistic lens. Premiering on Fusion.net as a six-part digital series on Monday, September 14 at 10:00 a.m.

Professional and Personal Development Opportunities for Staff and Faculty

Professional and Personal Development Opportunities

The Office of Human Resources and the Office for Diversity and Inclusion are pleased to offer our Fall series of professional and personal development sessions for all staff and faculty. Topics include how to approach difficult conversations, learn skills for effective meetings, and bystander training, just to name a few. For more information click here.

Entering Students: Sign up to Get a Professional Headshot for Free

The Berklee Fund and Students for Berklee have partnered with photographer and alumnus Thomas Anello '14 to provide professional headshots for free to entering Berklee students.

Get ready! This year's "Plug In To Berklee" calendar is full of awesome opportunities!

Come one, come all! Bring your friends to any of these "Plug In To Berklee" events to get better connected to the Berklee community, and get involved in one of our many amazing student clubs and organizations! Check out a high-quality version of the calendar here!: FA2015 PIB Poster..pdf

Discounted Tickets to Justin Kauflin at Scullers Jazz Club

Berklee students can get discounted tickets to see Justin Kauflin at Scullers Jazz Club for $20. Kauflin is the subject of Quincy Jones's recent documentary "Keep on Keepin' On," about Clark Terry. Kauflin's new album Dedication was released this year, debuting at #6 on CMJ Jazz chart, #10 on Billboard's Traditional Jazz Chart, and hit #1 on JazzWeek's chart, remaining in the top 10 for 9 straight weeks.

Opening Day Survey 2015

The Opening Day Planning Committee would like to thank all those who were able to attend or join us virtually for Opening Day 2015, on Friday, September 4.