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Janis Ian clinic [videorecording] : November 18, 1996 / [presented by] Berklee College of Music.

Ian, Janis (Author).
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  • 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
College Archives DVD 3931 37684001061370 Annex Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Boston, Mass.] : Berklee College of Music, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note: DVD.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Ride me like a wave (performance) -- Take no prisoners (performance) -- The songwriter versus performer -- History of artists as singers -- Demands of being an artist -- Expectations on stage -- Personal writing methods -- Vulnerabilities of being an artist -- Janis's life & career in Nashville -- Honesty as opposed to "truthfulness" in lyrics -- Tattoo (performance) ; Tattoo and the power of words -- Courage in yourself & responsibility for your gift -- How Janis starts to write a song/groove -- Juggling being a commercial writer & an artist -- Process for memorizing one's own songs -- Typical writing & how world events affect one's writing -- How to sing a song 1000 times the same way -- Discussion of vocal techniques -- Being a singer/songerwriter today.
Participant or Performer Note: Janis Ian, vocals, guitar.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Recorded in Room 1W, Berklee College of Music, Boston, Mass. on Mon., Nov. 18, 1996 at 6:00 p.m.
System Details Note: DVD.
Subject: Folk music > United States
Popular music > 1991-2000
Vocal music

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