As a bass player, producer, and laptop musician, Loudon’s music can be heard on numerous documentaries and short films. While continuing his studies of composition, engineering, and sound design, he is currently pursuing a degree in physics as part of ongoing search for the answer to the question of life the universe and everything.

Mike King is a course author, instructor, and the Director of Marketing at Berkleemusic, the online extension school of Berklee College of Music. Prior to working at Berklee, he was the Marketing/Product Manager at Rykodisc, where he oversaw marketing efforts for label artists including Mickey Hart, Jeb Loy Nichols, Morphine, Jess Klein, Voices On The Verge, Bill Hicks, The Slip, Pork Tornado (Phish), Kelly Joe Phelps, and Frank Zappa’s estate.

Harvey, instructor of our online courses Creative Writing: Finding Your Voice and Creative Writing: Poetry on May 10th.

Caroline is an Assistant Professor in the Liberal Arts department at Berklee College of Music, as well as an online instructor for Berkleemusic. An accomplished writer and performer, she was hand-picked by Professor Pat Pattison to teach his newest online courses, Creative Writing: Finding Your Voice and Creative Writing: Poetry.

Annie Clements has toured with multi-platinum country duo Sugarland for the past seven years, serving as bassist and backing vocalist. In this half-hour online Open House event, Annie shares insight on what she’s learned about the music industry, and discusses her entrepreneurial approach to maintaining a career as a professional musician in the modern music industry.

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About Annie Clements

Annie Clements is a graduate of Berklee College of Music (’03) and continues her education online with Berkleemusic. A New Orleans native, she has forged a substantial career as a bassist and backing vocalist, having spent the last seven years touring with country juggernaut Sugarland. The duo has sold over 14 million records world-wide, many of which feature Clements on bass and backing vocals, including a live album that debuted at Number 1 on the Billboard charts. With Sugarland, Annie has performed alongside Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Bon Jovi, Kenny Chesney, the B-52′s, and many others. She was also a part of the legendary Fender Strat Pack concert to honor the 50th anniversary of the Fender Stratocaster along with Brian May, David Gilmour, Joe Walsh, Ron Wood and other guitar legends. Annie’s rock solid bass work combined with her vocal capabilities have made her an in-demand “sideman,” carrying her to the biggest stages and largest crowds all over the world.

Hatfield, author/instructor of our Songwriting for Film & TV course, on June 9th.

The field of songwriting for film and television has grown exponentially over the past few years, providing a promotional launching pad (as well as a potentially lucrative income stream) for artist and songwriter careers.