Career Jam 2022 Career Jam 2022

Immersive Tech Lab

150 Massachusetts Avenue

Friday, April 1, 2022

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3. Bedroom Beats with TAETRO
TAETRO
TAETRO
Music Producer and Electronic Music Mentor
Claire Lim B.M. '18 - Moderator
Claire Lim B.M. '18 - Moderator
Assistant Professor, Electronic Production and Design, Berklee College of Music

In this session, musician and educator TAETRO will discuss his dynamic career as a freelancing digital content creator, electronic music producer, brand collaborator, and more. Based in Los Angeles with a reach that has spread internationally through the Internet, TAETRO's music technology-focused YouTube videos have garnered over 17 million views, with support from the likes of esteemed audio companies like Novation, AKAI, and Roland. His original music blends the organic and electronic to make catchy beats that cross chillhop, lofi, and other contemporary genres, which he composes using whatever can fit in his backpack.

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3. Reel Talk: Music for Video Games
Chase Bethea
Chase Bethea
Composer, Technical Audio Designer
Tom Salta
Tom Salta
Composer, Producer, Artist
Gina Zdanowisz B.M. '94 - Moderator
Gina Zdanowisz B.M. '94 - Moderator
Associate Professor, Film Scoring, Berklee College of Music

It only takes a few seconds of playing your favorite game on mute to realize how important sound and music are when it comes to creating a captivating experience. Hear from top video game audio professionals, sound designers, and composers who have worked on your favorite games.

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3. How To Build Your Team: Navigating the Artistic Journey
Ralph Jaccodine
Ralph Jaccodine
Owner, Ralph Jaccodine Management
Oompa
Oompa
Poet, Rapper, Educator
Kristina Latino
Kristina Latino
Owner & Artist Manager, Cornerscape Artist Management
Jeremiah "Ice" Younossi
Jeremiah "Ice" Younossi
Talent Agent and Artist Management Consultant, A-List Agency
Tim Hall - Moderator
Tim Hall - Moderator
Assistant Professor, Professional Music, Berklee College of Music

The journey of an artist is nuanced and requires a trusted team of business partners. This session features music and entertainment industry professionals with experience in management, artist development, grant writing, content creation, songwriting, production, and entrepreneurship. Students will be able to tap into the necessary conversations artists need to have with themselves and their team as their career develops.

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3. A 360 View of Chamber Music Collaborations
Willem de Koch
Willem de Koch
Trombonist, Co-Founder, The Westerlies
Jordyn Davis
Jordyn Davis
Grant Programs Associate, Chamber Music America
Mason Bynes M.M. '21
Mason Bynes M.M. '21
Composer, Career Services Advisor, Berklee College of Music
Andy Clausen
Andy Clausen
Trombonist, Co-Founder, The Westerlies
Jonathan Bailey Holland - Moderator
Jonathan Bailey Holland - Moderator
Chair, Composition, Contemporary Music, and Core Studies, Boston Conservatory at Berklee

What does it take to pull off a successful commission and artistic collaboration? Hear the insights on how a chamber music group developed a commissioning project with a composer through grants from Chamber Music America.

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3. So You Think You Can Dance: An Interview with Kylie Jefferson
Kylie Jefferson B.F.A. '16
Kylie Jefferson B.F.A. '16
Actress (Netflix's Tiny Pretty Things), Dancer, Choreographer
Mila Thigpen M.F.A. '01 - Moderator
Mila Thigpen M.F.A. '01 - Moderator
Chair, Dance, Boston Conservatory at Berklee

Hear from actress, dancer, choreographer, Kylie Jefferson B.F.A. '16 as she tells the story of her life after graduating and her journey in the performing arts industry.