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Berklee Valencia’s Global Studies program student: Kelvin Killmon – the february timeline

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VALENCIA 2012: QUICK UPDATE

2.10.2012

The last week has been pretty relaxing. I have spent a LOT of time practicing, and I am starting to record some new music at the Palau, including a song I am going to give to Creative Spotlights for their Charity Fundraising Album, and one I plan to submit to Berklee’s brand new A&R club. I’m very proud of this new material, and I’ll try to make it available to listen to ASAP.

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Thoughts about Masters Programs with Berklee student Nicole Bono

My name is Nicole Bono, I am currently a 7th semester student at Berklee College of Music in Boston, and a Music Business major.  Approaching the end of my studies, I started to look at Grad Programs.  I knew right from the start that I would want to continue my studies in the entertainment industry, and focus onto International work.  I am bilingual, fluent in English and Italian, and loving languages and travel so much I know that I want to be involved in the International workplace, especially if I can combine those passions along with the Music Industry.
The Berklee Valencia Masters Program seemed to be a perfect match for me, and the more I began to read about it and ask the people on campus, the more it interested me. I began to fill out my application, signing up, gathering my thoughts, and coming up with a Statement of Purpose.  I found that e-mailing the people in the admissions office was very helpful. When the representative, Nigel Lees came over to Boston, I met with him as well, and he was so helpful to give me that extra push.
Finally, just the other day I submitted my application! Now I am waiting to hear back and hopefully I will have to prepare for an interview in April.  I am so excited to be a part of this whole experience, and maybe in September, I’ll be lucky enough to be part of the first class at Berklee Valencia.

Berklee Valencia’s Global Studies program student: Alexis Colett

Hola Berklee! My name is Alexis Colett from Fresno, California and I’m a second-semester Vocal Principal studying Professional Music and minoring in Drama.  I am currently studying in Berklee Valencia’s undergraduate Global Studies Program, concentrating in International Music Business and Performance.  This semester I will be blogging about my experiences at Berklee Valencia.

Putting together a new school in a foreign country is not an easy task.  There are many aspects to it: developing a new curriculum, building the facilities, hiring new staff and most importantly, finding the right students!  I am proud to say that I am studying with 26 of some of Berklee’s most dedicated students.  What you learn in the classroom is one thing; however, it is what you can gain from your peers that is so enriching.

Berklee Valencia blogs - Alexis Colett - The Study Abroad students during orientation week!

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