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The Berklee College of Music

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no, dont go toQuite BrightMusic - Performance
no, dont go to berklee valencia, spend your money wisely, no contacts, very poor quality teachers and administrative, they will take your last cent, mediocre, very mediocre, there are much better options!
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Jaja helo, im one of the berklee valencia?sQuite BrightMusic - Performance
Jaja helo, im one of the berklee valencia?s graduate first class, wow, i write this comments as a sort of catharsys, first thing is first, DO NOT ATTEND TO THIS WHATEVER CALLED SCHOOL, SAVE YOUR MONEY, FIND BETTER EDUCATION, EVERYTHING IS PRETTY MUCH BULLSHIT, SPECIALLY ON THE TEACHERS SIDE, attending to this was the single worst desicion in life, they are just a bunch of noobz claiming to be doing some great work, they actually are very unprofessional (no names obiously) i mean please check out the advertising don?t you find it weird about a school were people are always happy and everything is pink, that only means one thing, for the ones that don?t know or don?t realize, they are way too balkanized with very high opinions about themselves no matter how really sucky the musical output is, in a true world were there are challenges and challenging situations people would be worried in some sort of way, even kings, clearly is advertising, if you knew who i was you would surly know im very talented, im saving my name for the sake of what is left of my musical career that was pretty much destroyed ( im very serious here) after attending this whatever it is, on the side of the business is a NO NO honestly none of that you?ll find here, only good biz for them and mental masturbation that is actually killing the average talented people, so no biz and don?t expect to have biz here any sooner since they really kill the people that can bring freshness to this world of musical cliches they had built, berklee valencia is a no no no especially if you are talented and searching for a serious music career.

im not a hateful dude, actaully im pretty easy going and respectful, and i bet you can wait for some more feedback like mine since i suspect im not the only one in this situation.hope anyone who read thins find it useful, if not, does not matters you stil have to keep this in mind because this are facts, out of eperience.

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Berklee couldn't care less about the success ofQuite BrightMusic Education
Berklee couldn't care less about the success of the individual student. They will do anything to keep you paying your tuition every year. I did well my first year but failed almost my entire second year due to some personal issues. Not ONCE did any of my teachers or an advisor try to contact me. My peer advisor was supposed to meet with me my freshman year and never did. She also joked about getting D's in all her classes. If you start doing poorly here you have to pick yourself up with no help whatsoever from the institution even though it costs upwards of $50,000 a year to attend. The drop out rate is so high that they've implemented a "student retention program".

Some of the teachers are incredibly unprofessional. My private instructor skipped several lessons and was frequently late. My Harmony 3 professor didn't show up for the final exam...

The one great thing about Berklee is the variety of people you meet and the surrounding city. Students are usually super friendly and not cliquey at all.

Overall, Berklee has been a waste of time and money. I ended up transferring to a smaller, less money-hungry school and am much happier.

2nd Year Female -- Class 2013
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