Connect 2022: EDI Summit Connect 2022: EDI Summit

Demo Presentation: From Studio to Stage

150 Massachusetts Avenue, Room B58, Boston, MA 02215

Claire Marie Lim
Berklee College of Music, Assistant Professor

Claire Marie Lim is a music technologist and electronic musician who is active under her artist project, dolltr!ck. She specializes in instruction for live electronic performance, production, and programming, and is an advocate of Asian representation and women in music technology.

In music education and arts activism, Lim collaborates with the Girls Rock Campaign, Beats by Girlz, and the Queens Public Library network, and she has received support from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs and Queens Council on the Arts. She develops curricula for various ages and experience levels, having consulted for the International Center of Photography, Queens College, Coursera, and the Berklee network. Lim also independently runs the doll troop, a mentorship experience where K–12 girls can shadow her in electronic songwriting sessions and live shows.

This performative presentation will explore how musicians can adapt their studio productions for live shows, as a means of facilitating dynamic performance sets that align with their artistry. We will discuss a multitude of considerations like physical setup, virtuosity, solo versus group settings, and improvisation.