Information for Registered Students in Groove School: Bass, Drums, and Percussion

2019 Information

The following information will help you plan and prepare for your time on campus:


Check-In/Registration

 
Friday, June 14
9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
160 Massachusetts Avenue
  • Check in at the Summer Programs registration table.
  • Move in to your room at your convenience.
  • Pay any fees at the Office of the Bursar, 921 Boylston Street, room 242.

Program Schedule

All participants will receive an individual class schedule upon registration. Please note that this outline is an approximation and is subject to change.

Friday, June 14

 
9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
Auditions, Victor Wooten Clinic, and Jam Session
Come for a jam session/rhythm section clinic while you wait for your placement test, and again after you've finished. Steve Bailey, Yoron Israel, and many other faculty members will be participating.
David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street
 
11:00 a.m.–11:50 a.m.
Welcome, Faculty Introductions, and Program Overview
David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street
 
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Lunch
160 Massachusetts Avenue
 
1:00 p.m.–2:20 p.m.
Principal Instrument Classes
921 Boylston Street or 1140 Boylston Street
 
2:30 p.m.–4:20 p.m.
Ensemble Classes
921 Boylston Street or 1140 Boylston Street
 
4:30 p.m.–6:20 p.m.
Workshops by Featured Artists and Faculty
Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Avenue or 1140 Boylston Street, Room 1W
 
6:30 p.m.–7:50 p.m.
Dinner
160 Massachusetts Avenue
 
7:00 p.m.
Housing Meeting for All On-Campus Students
160 Massachusetts Avenue
 
8:00 p.m.–9:20 p.m.
Featured Concert
Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Avenue
 
9:30 p.m.–10:20 p.m.
Student Jams
921 Boylston Street
 
There is a nightly curfew of 10:30 p.m. for all on-campus students
 

Saturday, June 15

 
8:30 a.m.–9:20 a.m.
Breakfast
David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street
 
9:30 a.m.
All-Call: Student and Faculty Gathering
David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street
 
10:00 a.m.–11:20 a.m.
Principal Instrument Classes
921 Boylston Street or 1140 Boylston Street
 
11:30 a.m.–1:20 p.m.
Ensemble Classes
921 Boylston Street or 1140 Boylston Street
 
1:30 p.m.–2:50 p.m.
Lunch
160 Massachusetts Avenue
 
3:00 p.m.–4:50 p.m.
Workshops by Featured Artists and Faculty
David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street or 1140 Boylston Street, Room 1W
 
5:00 p.m.–6:20 p.m.
Dinner
160 Massachusetts Avenue
 
6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Open Rehearsal and Sound Check
Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Avenue
 
7:30 p.m.–9:20 p.m.
Featured Concert with Victor Wooten, Steve Bailey, Yoron Israel, Ed Saindon, and others 
Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Avenue
 
9:30 p.m.–10:20 p.m.
Student Jams
921 Boylston Street
 

Sunday, June 16

 
8:30 a.m.–9:20 a.m.
Breakfast
David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street
 
9:30 a.m.
All-Call: Student and Faculty Gathering
David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street
 
10:00 a.m.–11:20 a.m.
Principal Instrument Classes
921 Boylston Street or 1140 Boylston Street
 
11:30 a.m.–1:20 p.m.
Ensemble Classes
921 Boylston Street or 1140 Boylston Street
 
1:30 p.m.–2:20 p.m.
Lunch
160 Massachusetts Avenue
 
2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Closing Concert 
Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Avenue
 

How to Contact Us

 

Class Schedule Questions

Steve Bailey: 617-747-6310 or srbailey@berklee.edu
Sandro Scoccia: 617-747-2281 or sscoccia@berklee.edu
Yoron Israel: 617-747-2703 or yisrael@berklee.edu
 

General Questions

Office of Summer Programs
155 Massachusetts Avenue, Fourth Floor
617-747-2245
 

Tuition and Fees

Office of the Bursar
921 Boylston Street, room 242
617 747-2165 or 617 747-2610
 

Public Safety

155 Massachusetts Avenue, Basement
Public Safety staff is here for students’ protection and assistance 24 hours a day.
Security can be reached by phone at 617-747-8888 in an emergency or 617-747-2682 for regular business.
 

Housing Office

150 Massachusetts Avenue, Third Floor
617-747-2292
 
 

Additional Information

Please visit Parent and Student Resources on the Berklee Summer Programs website for general information applicable to all Berklee summer programs, including:

  • what to bring,
  • directions to campus,
  • visa requirements for international students,
  • services available for students with disabilities,
  • information on facilities, and
  • information on policies and expectations.

Helpful information may also be found on the Summer Programs Housing and Tuition and Payment pages.

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