Library Displays

Boston Music Award 2015
The Boston Music Awards 2015 This years event will be a two night affair held at The Sinclair in Harvard Square on December 9th and 10th. Below is a selected list of nomination for a complete list please visit The 2015 Boston Music Awards: Nominations.  
Music Therapy
  Events around campus: October 8-11, 2015 International Neurologic Music Therapy Training Cosponsored by the Music Therapy Department at Berklee
 and Spaulding Rehabilitation Network 
Boston, Massachusetts For details, please email October 22, 2015 Thomas Stegemann
Psychiatrist and Head of the Music Therapy Department, University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna, Austria 
9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. 
7 Haviland Street, Room 117 Insights into the long-standing history of music therapy in Vienna, Austria, including the connection between Boston and the foundation of the Viennese music therapy training course 56 years ago. October 23, 2015 Sound Vision: Music and the Visually Impaired
The Schillinger System at Berklee
This month's display honors composer and theorist Joseph Schillinger (September 1, 1895 - March 23, 1943) on the 120th anniversary of his birth. The materials highlighted span both library and college archives** collections and include works by and about Schillinger as well as his students. Among Schillinger's students was Berklee's founder, Lawrence Berk, who became an authorized teacher of the Schillinger System of Musical Composition and in 1945 established Schillinger House, now known as Berklee College of Music, based on this mathematical theory of music. For more on the college's history, we also recommend checking out Berklee: the First Fifty Years, which includes a wealth of archival images and documents.  ** Please...
Berklee in Valencia
  Below are library items that are popular with the four graduate programs at Valencia.   
Led Zeppelin. Alfred Hitchcock. The Beach Boys. What do they all have in common? One of the very first electronic instruments--the theremin! This month we are highlighting library materials that feature this quirky granddaddy of the synthesizer.  Then, at the end of June, we'll be giving one away.  UPDATE: The theremin contest is now closed. Find out who the theremin contest winner is at our theremin clinic, Thursday June 25 at 6pm!​
Berklee College of Music, 2015 Honorary Doctorates
Berklee College of Music president Roger H. Brown will present Julio Iglesias, Doug Morris, Harvey Mason, and Dee Dee Bridgewater with honorary doctor of music degrees at Berklee's commencement ceremony, Saturday, May 9, at the 7,000-seat Agganis Arena at Boston University. More than 900 Berklee graduates, their parents, and invited guests will be in attendance. This year's honorary doctorate recipients are being recognized for their achievements and influences in music, and for their enduring contributions to American and international culture. Past recipients include Duke Ellington (the first, in 1971), Aretha Franklin, Dizzy Gillespie, Quincy Jones, Jimmy Page, Smokey Robinson, Steven Tyler, Loretta Lynn, David Bowie, Juan Luis Guerra, Annie Lennox, Paco de Lucia,...
Oliver Sacks display
Oliver Sacks--physician, best-selling author, and professor of neurology at the NYU School of Medicine--wrote a touching piece in the New York Times on February 19, after learning he that he probably had only a few short months left in his battle with cancer.  This display highlights some of his many contributions to the fields of neurology and music therapy through his research.
I'm Every Woman
This display is an eclectic gathering from the long list of accomplished black women musicians.  While we missed a ton of the usual faces, (Ella, Aretha, and Billie for starters!) we hope this will inspire a listening list of your own. Got a listening recommendation you're dying to share? Leave the CD number and a brief description in the comment section below!
Grammy Awards 2015 image banner
Below is a list of Berklee alumni who are 2015 Grammy nominees. These CDs may all be found in the Stan Getz Library Media Center. For more information, see Berklee's press release, "Berklee Alumni Nominated for 19 Grammy Awards," and the complete list of Grammy nominees. Album Berklee Alumni Category 152506 Kevin Kadish ‘91, producer, engineer/mixer, songwriter Record of the Year, Song of the Year 153408 Tony Maserati ‘86, engineer/mixer Album of the Year 114023 David Greenbaum ‘05, engineer/mixer Album of the Year, Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical 115028 Stephanie McNally ‘1...