23 January

Community Outreach: Markus Schwartz

    The Audio Institute is always building a cultural and musical connection with people around the community. And this month we were happy to connect with Markus Schwartz, a talented and renowned percussionist who held a special workshop for our students. Markus specializes in traditional Haitian music and jazz as well.  After moving around Haiti […]

15 January

Master Class: BélO

Master Class: BélO

Hugely popular Haitian musician, BélO, came to do a Masterclass at the Audio Institute in January. BélO was born in Haiti in 1979, and now works as an author, composer, guitarist, and singer. He is a winner of numerous awards, including the prestigious “Prix Radio France International Discoveries of 2006.” His musical style, known as “Ragganga,” […]

15 December

Master Class : Jackson Browne

Master Class : Jackson Browne

In early November, Artists for Peace and Justice Advisory Board Member and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Jackson Browne visited Audio Institute to teach a special master class. The students, who had been listening to his music all week in preparation for his visit, received Jackson very enthusiastically. His lesson focused on the […]