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Brazil

Joyce Moreno Meets Berklee

日本でも人気の高いブラジルのシンガーソングライター、Joyce Morenoが初めてバークリーにやってきます。彼女は今年で日本訪問開始から30周年となり、この夏に日本で記念コンサートを開催したようです。丸の内コットンクラブで開催された記念コンサートの様子はこちら(ブルーノート東京ウェブサイト)。
Joyceはこの週末にボストンに到着し、今週はクリニックの開催、ブラジル音楽のアンサンブルやギターの授業を訪問、対談やビデオ収録などを経て、10日木曜には彼女をフィーチャーするコンサートが開催されます。コンサートの詳細はこちら

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Como se preparar para a audição da Berklee

Vinicius Sa
Vinícius Cavalieri de Sá Coutinho, born in São Paulo on March 8, 1992, is
a Brazilian guitarist and composer who is majoring in Film Scoring.

 

Vinicius works as the Online International Ambassador for Portuguese

language since January, 2014.


 

Algumas das perguntas que sempre aparecem na página da Berklee e que sempre recebo são: “como é a audição da Berklee? O que cai na audição? Como se preparar?”. São realmente tópicos que são explicados no site da Berklee, porém de maneira bem abrangente, não explicando exatamente como são todas as etapas da audição.

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Music Business Seminar – Leo Nascimento: Brazil Music Market Ambassador

Students Aimee Jagou and Gabrielle Mella from the global entertainment and music business master’s program reflect upon the twelfth of the Music Business Seminars, where they had the chance to to learn more about the Brazilian music industry with guest speaker Leo Nascimento.

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Last week we had Leo Nascimento as our guest in the music business seminar, currently director of Deezer in Spain, he’s been in the digital music industry in Latin America and Europe for quite a while. He has work in companies like Universal Music Group, Reader’s Digest, Volkswagen and other influential companies. With an opening to Samba music by great Berklee musicians from Brazil, we humbly received this incredible speaker to introduce us to the Brazil music market.

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Professor Jetro Da Silva: Racism Beyond the Headlines

Professor Jetro Da Silva (far right) stands with Berklee president Roger H. Brown (middle) and members of the Laboriel family.

Professor Jetro Da Silva (far right) stands with, from left: Abe Laboriel Jr. ’93, Abraham Laboriel Sr. ’72, Berklee president Roger H. Brown, and Mateo Laboriel ’03.

Jetro Da Silva is an artist, educator, producer, and researcher. Da Silva’s experience, training as a keyboardist, producer, and arranger has increased his opportunities to work with people such as: Whitney Houston, Jamie Foxx, Patti LaBelle, Pastor Andrae Crouch, Earth Wind and Fire, Chaka Khan, the Pointer Sisters, Gladys Knight, Brandy, Sheila E., Namie Amuro, Bonnie Raitt, Stevie Wonder, Luther Vandross, Kem, Celine Dion, Patti Austin, Emilio Santiago, Monica, Mary Mary, and many others.

Last week, the Berklee community gathered to reflect and respond to developments in the Ferguson, Missouri coverage. Berklee professor Jetro Da Silva was among those who shared thoughts and personal experiences. The following post from Da Silva builds on those initial thoughts.

I remember when I first met our dear college president, Roger H. Brown. He was very enthusiastic when he found out that I was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and with a great smile he said something like (I am paraphrasing here), “I have an impression that Brazil has less of the stark racism than we have in the U.S.?” I responded saying, “No, Roger—I am sorry to disappoint you, but this is not true.” I could see in his face an expression of disappointment or surprise.

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Audições em São Paulo

Vinicius Sa
Vinícius Cavalieri de Sá Coutinho, born in São Paulo on March 8, 1992, is
a Brazilian guitarist and composer who is majoring in Film Scoring.
Vinicius works as the Online International Ambassador for Portuguese
language since January, 2014.
Quando me inscrevi e prestei para a Berklee, fiz a minha audição em Novembro de 2012.
Geralmente, as audições da Berklee no Brasil aconteciam todo ano neste mesmo mês, em São
Paulo, no conservatório Souza Lima. E agora também audicionam futuros estudantes no Rio De
Janeiro.

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