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Watch Videos from "Unexpected Outcomes" below!
Rodrigo’s journey of composition and classical piano started at the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP). Being multi-talented, Rodrigo played in several bands as pianist, keyboardist and drummer, having participating in a discography of a few more than ten CDs, while simultaneously expanding his professional career as composer, arranger and working as a musical producer and director. As an international musician, he has conveyed his Brazilian energy to audiences in Spain, Germany, Hungary, Austria and Vienna.
Dr. Helen Deborah Lewis shares the journeys of her students as they participate in her Drag Performance class at The Boston Conservatory at Berklee and challenge their own personal identities. She encourages listeners to challenge their own identities and to be fierce as they live their lives out loud.
Matthew Struthers shares his journey of learning to accept and live with Cerebral Palsy. He teaches us that it’s okay to fall down, both literally and figuratively, as long as you have a plan to get back up.
In this talk, Aithan Shapira unpacks the necessity of developing creative instincts that enable leaders to thrive in our age of accelerating uncertainty. He reveals perspective-shifting tools from the arts that can be used to step confidently into uncertainty and make decisions with speed and conviction.
Hugh is a 19 year old singer-songwriter, constantly on the move. He takes inspiration from artists like Ben Howard and Leonard Cohen, as well as from philosophy, which he has always found himself drawn to. He also writes and plays for a duo in Boston called Think of England.
His music has been featured on several of the most popular podcasts, blogs, publications, and local radio stations across the US and Europe.
AJ Ramirez, Guy Schneider, Tejas Gorti, and Matt Mcintyre
Alta Tension is a four piece experimental instrumental band formed in Valencia, Spain. Their sound is based heavily on progressive music, with touches of electronica, jazz, and alternative rock. Alta Tension combines standard live rock instrumentation with electronic influences and technology, favoring group vibe and flow over individual soloing.
Liz Pryor tells us her powerful story of enduring teen pregnancy and keeping it a secret from her loved ones for most of her life. She shares how letting go of all judgement allowed her to move forward into a happy life.
Conci Althouse talks about her work as a documentary filmmaker, following a man named Brian through his journey entering society after decades in prison. She describes the emotional connection she created with Brian and how it affected her artistic vision as she watched him grow.
With elegance and humor, Magic Julius presents an original magic show.
Brian Cole talks about the impact of arts education in different stages of human development. He shares his specific experiences of success through organizations like Berklee College of Music, University of North Carolina School of the Arts, and El Sistema. He shares how the power of art can truly make a difference in the world today.