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Pop/Rock Live! Featuring Charlie Worsham 2011

I know what you’re thinking. A flutist at a Pop/Rock show? Well, that’s because this was no ordinary pop/rock show, in that, most of the performers weren’t pop/rock at all.

Robert Reid Gillies performing with the Pop/Rock Live! Band

Not that I’m complaining, because the performers did share something in common – their undeniable talent as singer-songwriters studying at Berklee.  In fact, I don’t think I’ve seen a concert at Berklee that represented so many styles from funk, to Japanese folk, to country, and sometimes, even, pop and rock. Continue reading

Singers Showcase Callback Auditions Concert

Sujin Lee Rockin' the Singers Showcase Callback Auditions

Berklee’s most anticipated showcase is just two days away! So, to get ready, check out what happened at the Singers Showcase Callback Auditions!

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After the success of the first Callback Auditions Concert in the Fall, Berklee again opened up the final round of auditions for the Spring Singers Showcase to the public vote with a live concert at the Berklee Performance Center, which also streamed live on the web. To up the ante from the first Callback Auditions Concert, Berklee invited American Idol vocal coach and arranger Debra Byrd to join the panel of Berklee faculty in helping the audience cast their vote for the top 8 out of 15 vocalists to sing in the Showcase.

Contestants Silvina Moreno, Gabriel De Rose, and Melanie Donnelly and the panel of judges

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Wayne Shorter Quartet@BPC


今回は前回予告した通りWayne Shorter QuartetのBPCでのコンサートの模様をお伝えしたいと思います。

メンバーはいつも通り、Wayne Shorter(Ts.&Ss.)、Berklee内のGlobal Jazz Instituteで教鞭をとるJohn Patitucci(b.), Danilo Perez(P.)、それからBrian Blade(ds.)で、テーマやモチーフを演奏した後、のっけからフリー寄りの空中戦でした。 Continue reading

Sing Song with Bobby McFerrin @ The BPC


今回は先日2/24にBPCにて行われた”Sing Song with Bobby McFerrin”と題された一大イベント、現在Berkleeに特別滞在して教鞭をとっているあのBobby McFerrinと、Berkleeの教授でBobbyの盟友であるJoey Blake、そしてそのVocalアンサンブルの生徒達による「声だけのコンサート」の模様をレポートしたいと思います。

James Taylorが来たときもしかり、ヴォーカリスト関連のイベント時は毎度のことなのですが、BPCの周り1/4周ぶん行列が、、、! Continue reading

Student Recital 7 – Spain The Lighter last concert @BPC

本日は昨年リサイタルの模様をお伝えしたSpain the LighterがBPCで行った最後のコンサート@Berklee Performance Center (BPC) について書きたいと思います。

-Mario Carrillo: Electric bass/ Doublebass
-Jorge Pérez: Percussion/drum/imitation
-Dani Garcia: Piano/keyboards/drums
-Juan Pérez: Piano/guitar/cajón/voice
-Publio Delgado: Electric guitar/zanfoña
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