Billboard Names CalArts a 2020 Top Music Business School

The Herb Alpert School of Music at CalArts has been named in Billboard’s 2020 ranking of the best music business schools. “The students entering college this fall will shape the music industry of the future,” claimed the ranking. “These are the schools that will make certain they’re ready.”...

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Listen to ExPop Quarantine Tunes from CalArts

Now that CalArts’ spring semester is underway, faculty and students are addressing the current COVID-19 quarantine era in creative ways, making art—as a salve for the soul or to help make sense of it all. Composer, violist and conductor Eyvind Kang, Mel Powell Chair and coordinator of the...

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Ajay Kapur Speaks with Forbes About Open Sourcing in Music

Ajay Kapur, associate provost for Creative Technologies and faculty of The Herb Alpert School of Music, was interviewed in a recent Forbes article about the impact of open sourcing on the music industry. Kapur, who also serves as the director of the Music Technology: Interaction,...

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