At last year’s Berklee City Music Network Conference Master Class five bands performed and were critiqued by guest clinicians Kirk Whalum and Shoshana Bean. Check out these videos of students from the Tipitina’s Foundation Intern Program, Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, Berklee City Music Boston, The Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz & Performing Arts, and Stax Music Academy.
Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center
Berklee City Music Boston
Philadelphia Clef Club
Stax Music Academy
At the end of the master class students from each band were selected to be in the finale band, led by musical director and Berklee alumni Rob Lewis, where they performed Rufus Thomas’ “Walking the Dog.” Watch this video to see highlights from the master class and the finale band.
If you are interested in performing at this year’s Conference Master Class in Los Angeles please click here for more information and to apply. Make sure you apply by July 1 to not miss the deadline!