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Summer Camps: Video of a Video

Summer’s right around the corner – time to plan for camps! Working with film students from UC Berkeley, we’ll create our own music videos inspired by famous videos from the past and present as we play music, act, dance, direct, edit and have a lot of fun. Registration opens February 8 – details here.

Announcing Next Session’s Theme: David Bowie

That’s right, it’s time to put on your red shoes and dance the blues, because starting Monday, February 22nd, we’re taking on Mr. Ziggy Stardust in all his glam-rock glory. Although perhaps best known for his wildly inventive stage characters and costumes, Bowie is widely regarded as an innovator who has influenced subsequent generations of musicians (from Iggy Pop and the New York Dolls to Nine Inch Nails, Morrissey and The Cure) during his five decades in popular music, and is known for his distinctive voice and the intellectual depth of his work. Registration is open now – click here for details.

Spectrum Fundraiser Features Emerging Musical Talent Bird School’s “More Amore” to perform on Mezzanine Main Stage

For the past six years Access Institute’s Spectrum art Auction has featured emerging artists from the Bay Area and around the country. This year, for the first time, the October 18th event will showcase the emerging talent of student musicians from the Bird School of Music, with the band More Amore performing an eclectic mix of pop and rock

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Session 1 Fall 09 song choices

On the Road Again/Whiskey River – Willie Nelson
Faster Car – Keith Urban
Our Song – Taylor Swift
You Belong With Me – Taylor Swift
Love Story – Taylor Swift
Copperhead Road – Steve Earle
Walking After Midnight – Patsy Cline
LA County – Lyle Lovett
White Horse – Taylor Swift
Landslide – Dixie Chicks (version)
Ode To Billy Joe – Bobby Gentry
Not Ready To Make Nice – Dixie Chicks
Jolene – Dolly Parton
Reserved Songs thus far are:
Life is a Highway – Rascal Flats
Ring of Fire – Johnny Cash
Tear Stained Eyes – Son Volt
More to come this week
Crazy – Patsy Cline
Joline – Dolly Parton