Berklee City Music Summit, November 10-12, 2016
$35 – $375
Berklee City Music Summit, November 10-12, 2016

Berklee City Music Summit, November 10-12, 2016

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New Jersey Performing Arts Center

1 Center Street

Newark, NJ

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Berklee City Music Summit:
Youth Development Through Contemporary Music Education

Co-hosted by the New Jersey Performing Arts Center

The annual Berklee City Music Summit provides an opportunity for music teachers, students, program administrators, arts advocates, and music industry veterans to engage in professional development, share best practices, network, create opportunities for collaboration, and leave with the tools needed to further the City Music movement—positively impacting youth development, primarily through popular music.

Keynote Speaker: Jennifer McCrea
Senior research fellow at the Hauser Institute for Civil Society at Harvard University
Cofounder and CEO of Born Free Africa
Author of The Generosity Network

Summit Highlights

  • Presentations and workshops about generating support and raising awareness for your program or organization
  • Panel discussion with music industry experts and student leaders discussing the use of technology when preparing for careers in the industry
  • Breakout sessions highlighting best practices for the most critical issues facing educators today
  • Jam session and open mic night for students and attendees, plus daily student performances to kick off the day

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  • Use the mobile Guidebook app to navigate the summit. Download it for iOS or Android, and search for the event code "citymusic2016"
  • Discounted rooms are available at the nearby Hilton Newark Penn Station
  • View the daily summit schedule
  • Contact Cyrus Roxas (croxas@berklee.edu) to learn more about the Berklee City Music Research Meeting, which will take place on Wednesday, November 9 in Newark, New Jersey
  • Join the conversation with #citymusicsummit



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