Library Events

Welcome to the Jungle: Intro to the Stan Getz Library

Welcome to the Jungle: Intro to the Stan Getz Library January 12th 2016 to January 13th 2016

New to Berklee?  (Or at least feeling new?)   Come find out how to navigate the jungle of treasures the Stan Getz Library has to offer you as you begin your Berklee journey.  We'll walk you through the various services and resources available to you. Plus, win prizes and get tips that will help you breeze through your semester!   No sign up required—just swing by the Media Center at 150 Massachusetts Ave. either Tuesday, January 12, 5:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. or Wednesday, January 13, 5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. . Hope to see you there!
Sounds of Philly, with Berklee faculty Tony Carbone
Join us as we explore the artists, writers, producers, labels and studios that helped to create some of the most influential and profitable records of its time.  Come listen to the music of the period as well as the impact of those sounds on contemporary releases with Berklee faculty Tony Carbone. Tony Carbone has written songs for artists on both major & independent labels, such as Atlantic, Prelude, Casablanca, West End, London, Emergency, and Clockwork racking up five Top 20 ‘Dance’ records and three Top 5 in Billboards Dance Charts. As a producer, Tony has produced for...
Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm 150 Mass Ave, Media Center Michael Salvatori has been writing and producing music for many years. His relationship with Bungie began in 1997 with Myth: The Fallen Lords and continues to this day with Destiny: The Fallen King. Along the way have been many award-winning collaborations: With Marty O'Donnel, Oni and 5 Halo games among others. In 2012, Michael collaborated with Marty O'Donnell and Paul McCartney on Music of the Spheres; a 48-minute, eight-movement suite that remains unreleas...
Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm 150 Mass Ave, Media Center iZotope's innovative and award-winning studio tools make it easy to perfect your audio or vocal tracks. Glue a mix together, control dynamic range, and add rich character with Ozone 7's critically-acclaimed music production tools. Give your mix an analog vibe with Ozone 7's new Vintage EQ, Vintage Compressor, and Vintage Tape modules. Fix troubled audio with unprecedented power and precision using RX 5 audio repair and restoration software. RX 5 Audio Editor’s groundbreaking improvements make RX the go-...
Beats of the Antonov
What can music do in the face of a refugee crisis? Join us for a glimpse into the everyday life of the Sudanese, who, although they have lost kin, homes and farms, improvise ways to continue harvesting their crops and raising cattle. The filmmaker weaves together the voices of militants, social workers, intellectuals and everyday people to tell the story of refugees reclaiming their humanity in the midst of a complex conflict. "I named the film after the Antonov, a Russian airplane bombing the Nuba Mountains and Blue Nile," he says. "'Beats' refers to the sound of the bombing — people are r...
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm 150 Mass Ave, Media Center Presented by the Video Game Music Club -Discussion of the past, present, and future of game music -Analysis of interactive elements and techniques -Reactive vs. Proactive audio -Introduction to audio middleware solutions This fall, the VGMC will be talking about the history and evolution of interactivity in video games. This talk will cover a broad area of topics including; discussion of the past, present, and future of game music, analysis of interactive elements and techniques, reactive vs....
Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm 150 Mass Ave, Media Center Presented by Joe Barnard of 21 Summit Productions.   Learn the basics of consistently shooting and producing quality video. In this event you will come to better understand lighting, shot composition, and editing for YouTube.   Joe Barnard has been shooting and editing video for YouTube for the past five years. Joining the Berklee community in 2011, he focussed primarily on producing music videos, performance videos, and most visual media involving music. Since then, J...
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm 150 Mass Ave, Media Center Join us for a conversation on the future of the creative economy between Prince Charles Alexander and John Whynot, Grammy Award-winning engineers and MP&Efaculty; David Hughes, Chief Technical Officer of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA); Ruth Vitale, Executive Director of CreativeFuture; and Brett Williams, CreativeFuture’s Youth Outreach Director.   Co-sponsored by the Music Business Club   Prince Charles Alexand...
Hit Songs Deconstructed
David and Yael Penn of Hit Songs Deconstructed will discuss their astonishingly detailed analysis of today's top hits. This resource examines song structure, production style and many other aspects of specific hit songs and more general trends in current chart-toppers. The presentation will feature an overview of Hit Songs Deconstructed reports, including highlights from the recent Can’t Feel My Face Deconstructed report, Q2 Trend report, Top 10 Deconstructed report and Genre report.​ Hit Songs Deconstructed is a first of its kind website and publication exclusively dedicated to providing a...
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 - 6:00pm   150 Mass Ave, Media Center With Chrissy Tignor Fisher, Bonnie Hayes, Susan Rogers, Leanne Ungar and Alison Plante. Presented by Women, Technology & Creativity.

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