All of the Berklee Canta performers rehearsed on Tuesday at a Mexico City conservatory. A TV crew from Televisa trailed them, shooting b-roll for the November TV special.During a break, five of the finalists agreed to interview each other, each taking the roll of a two-question talk show host. This crew is as entertaining in conversation as they are on stage.
a press conference with Berklee, SGAE, and local tourism reps, an awards presentation to the alumni performers, a red carpet for the Latin pop stars and Berklee Canta contestants, a concert and competition at the Lunario theater, and a crew from Televisa’s music channel Telehit to tape the whole affair for a TV broadcast to 60 countries next month. Phew. The moment has arrived. Continue reading