Boston Berklee College of Music?

  1. :Melody: Does anyone have any info re: this school. My ds is a HS Junior and we are planning to visit Berklee this coming Tuesday/Wednesday. I'd like to hear any opinions, any thing we "have to" see while we are there, any advice what so ever. I'm not very familiar with the area. Thanks!
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  3. by   elkpark
    I don't know anything about the Boston area, but I'm a trained classical musician in addition to being a nurse and can tell you that the Berklee School is considered one of the handful of top music programs in the US. It would be a big deal for your son to get accepted.

    Good luck!
    Last edit by elkpark on Apr 17, '07
  4. by   KJRN79
    Thanks for the response, Elkpark. What do you play? My son is a percussionist, has played Marching Band Pit/ Bass drum/snare drum (competitions) for three years, Winter Percussion competitions snare last year, tenors this year, and now playing tympanies for spring concert. He is taking keyboard and guitar lessons privately. I don't understand where his talent and interest came from, it's all so foreign to me. He was inducted in the National Music Honor Society as a sophomore,too. It's all to me.
  5. by   anonymurse
    You must be the ultimate mom! You have a clue! OK, send him up there for a summer program and see how he responds: http://www.berklee.edu/summer/

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