Fall 2015: Improv Techniques For The Blues Player (PSIM-221-001)

Fall 2015: Improv Techniques For The Blues Player (PSIM-221-001)
  • Open to all instruments--This class is for anyone that wants to expand their foundation on the blues.
  • Instructor(s): Mike Williams
  • Course Description: 
    Play The Blues!

    Improv Techniques For The Blues Player class has openings.

Explore the Berklee Hub and Berklee.edu

Watch this video tour of berklee.edu and the new Berklee Hub:

An Update from President Roger H. Brown About the Potential Merger of Berklee and the Boston Conservatory

Dear members of the Berklee community,

I’m pleased to say that we are fully engaged in a planning process for a potential merger of Berklee with the Boston Conservatory. My thanks to those of you who have shared comments and observations. I value your support and encouragement.

9/10 at the Red Room @ Cafe 939: Freshmen Night!

The Red Room @ Café 939 will be hosting its first ever “Freshmen Night” to welcome new students! With free admission to any Berklee freshmen with a valid student ID, this night is a great opportunity for incoming students to meet, mingle and network with fellow incoming students to the Boston area. 

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.