Alumni profiles | Berklee Valencia Campus - Part 3
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Alumni profiles

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October 16, 2017

Q&A with Patricie Fuxova, Singer-Songwriter and Founder of the Vesna Project

“Thanks to Berklee, I learned to have enough patience and dedication to execute my vision and acquire the necessary self-confidence…

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October 10, 2017

Alumnus Rahul Rumalla Founds Startup to Move Music Royalties from ‘Black Boxes’ to Rights-Holders

Despite its young age, Paperchain, a startup founded by Rahul Rumalla M.A. ’17, has already managed to create an impact…

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Alumni profiles
September 29, 2017

For Shruti Kumar M.M. ‘16, a Global Palette Creates Opportunities

Based in Mumbai, India, Shruti Kumar M.M. ‘16 draws on Carnatic, Celtic, EDM, and other styles in her multifaceted work,…

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Spotlight on Q&A with Jennifer Buglione, Artist Manager and Public Relations
August 26, 2017

Q&A with Jennifer Buglione, Artist Manager and Public Relations

“At Berklee, I gained a global understanding of the music business and met a global network of people who became…

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Spotlight on Q&A with Camilla Uboldi, Composer and Animator
July 26, 2017

Q&A with Camilla Uboldi, Composer and Animator

“Berklee was the perfect bridge between school and real life. It definitely opened my mind and gave me the courage…

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Spotlight on Alumnus Daniel Gadd Scores Big at Spanish Feature Film
July 7, 2017

Alumnus Daniel Gadd Scores Big at Spanish Feature Film

In addition to talent and hard work, empathy can be a tool that opens a door to wonderful ventures. It…

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May 8, 2017

Alumnus Bernardo Castro Sets the Mood for Spanish Feature Film

One year after graduating from the Master of Music in Scoring for Film,Television, and Video Games, Bernardo Castro ‘15 was…

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Interviews Q&A with Dylan Peck, Sound Engineer at Bay Area Sound and Musician
May 5, 2017

Q&A with Dylan Peck, Sound Engineer at Bay Area Sound and Musician

“Berklee’s campus in Valencia offered an environment and curriculum that let me focus on and nurture my own project.” Born…

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Alumni profiles Q&A with João Bruno Soeiro, Audio Engineer at CineLab SoundMix
April 6, 2017

Q&A with João Bruno Soeiro, Audio Engineer at CineLab SoundMix

“Berklee allowed me to become the musician I always wanted to be.” Originally hailing from Lisbon, Portugal, João Bruno Soeiro…

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Spotlight on Q&A with Ricky Lucchese, Singer and Trombonist for Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’
February 27, 2017

Q&A with Ricky Lucchese, Singer and Trombonist for Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’

“Knowing that millions of people worldwide will be hearing my performance on her album is an incredible feeling.” Ricky Lucchese…

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Interviews Q&A with Iltaek Hong: Music Content Specialist for Google Korea
January 27, 2017

Q&A with Iltaek Hong: Music Content Specialist for Google Korea

Iltaek Hong is a music content specialist and a music marketing, strategy, and industry specialist. He studied creative writing at…

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Spotlight on Firas Hassan Works to Save and Spread Syrian Music
December 23, 2016

Firas Hassan Works to Save and Spread Syrian Music

Firas Hassan’s audition for Berklee in April 2012 fell on a Friday, the day the internet always slowed down in…

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Spotlight on Q&A with Beth Schofield, Circus Musician, Traveler, and Former Head Tech at Tedgroup
November 22, 2016

Q&A with Beth Schofield, Circus Musician, Traveler, and Former Head Tech at Tedgroup

Beth Schofield is a traveling musician. Originally hailing from a small town in Cornwall, England, she is currently living in…

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Spotlight on Q&A with Martin Erler, Founder of Flits Music
October 21, 2016

Q&A with Martin Erler, Founder of Flits Music

Martin Erler is the founder of Flits Music, a mobile-first platform for live video streaming generated by artists and concertgoers….

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Spotlight on Q&A with Kevin Smithers, Composer, Arranger, Songwriter, and Guitarist
September 29, 2016

Q&A with Kevin Smithers, Composer, Arranger, Songwriter, and Guitarist

From being a composer of soundtracks for films such as Good Grief and Seeking Dolly Parton to his current work…

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Spotlight on Q&A with Ricardo Curto, Co-Founder of the Yamaha Music School Valencia
August 31, 2016

Q&A with Ricardo Curto, Co-Founder of the Yamaha Music School Valencia

Ricardo Curto is an accomplished jazz pianist, composer, and producer from the Canary Islands, Spain, who also mixes jazz and…

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Spotlight on Music Business Program Turns Graduate Students into Entrepreneurs
June 27, 2016

Music Business Program Turns Graduate Students into Entrepreneurs

Michelle Golden and her female classmates in Berklee’s music business graduate program in Valencia, Spain loved the dynamic and inspiring…

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Spotlight on Alumni Tour World with Alejandro Sanz
May 25, 2016

Alumni Tour World with Alejandro Sanz

When Grammy-winning Latin pop superstar Alejandro Sanz H’13 kicked off his current Sirope tour at the Plaza de Toros in…

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Spotlight on Q&A with Oliver Weder, Film Composer at Spitfire Audio in London, UK
April 28, 2016

Q&A with Oliver Weder, Film Composer at Spitfire Audio in London, UK

Berklee alumnus Oliver Weder ’14 of Switzerland is a film composer, performer, and producer with a background in jazz, contemporary…

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Spotlight on Q&A with Haein Erin Lee, Manager at the Global Initiatives and School Development Office at Seoul Jazz Academy
March 22, 2016

Q&A with Haein Erin Lee, Manager at the Global Initiatives and School Development Office at Seoul Jazz Academy

Born and raised in South Korea, Haein Erin Lee lived in Canada for seven years prior to attending Berklee College…

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Spotlight on Q&A with Jelena Ciric, Director of the Voice Department at JazzUV, University of Veracruz, Mexico
January 28, 2016

Q&A with Jelena Ciric, Director of the Voice Department at JazzUV, University of Veracruz, Mexico

Born in Serbia and raised in Canada, Jelena Ciric started her music career studying classical voice and piano, and completed…

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