Berkleemusic Announces Winner of Live From Studio You Contest

Aspiring Orchestrator and Online Student Sasha Szlafarski Takes Home ,000

Berkleemusic, the online continuing education division of Berklee College of Music, has announced Sasha Szlafarski as the winner of the first ever Live From Studio You contest. This merit-based contest provided Berkleemusic students with a platform to showcase their success stories through video submissions, and encouraged entrants to share their work with their family, friends, and fans. Sasha’s entry, “Colouring The World With Sound,” was one of five finalists determined by community voting, and was ultimately selected as the contest winner by Berklee’s Dean of Continuing Education and select Berkleemusic faculty members.

Sasha, a 20-year-old composer from Canada, is currently working toward his Master Certificate in Orchestration for Film and TV with Berkleemusic. “I can’t tell you how honored I am to have been recognized by some of the most respected people in music education around the world,” remarked Sasha. “It’s encouraging to know that the work I’ve done so far, and the information I have applied through my studies at Berkleemusic has had such a positive affect on people.”

To see Sasha’s winning entry, and to view the other entries in the contest, please visit: Berkleemusic’s winter term is enrolling now for January 10th start date. Learn more about Berkleemusic at

About is the award-winning online continuing education division of Berklee College of Music, the world leader in music education. Bringing access to Berklee’s acclaimed curriculum to all students anywhere in the world, Berkleemusic is taking a leadership role in educating the next generation of producers, performers, and entrepreneurs on the evolving music industry landscape. Berklee’s renowned faculty provide a strong portfolio of over 130 online courses and multi-course certificate programs in Music Production, Guitar, Theory, Harmony & Ear Training, Music Business, Songwriting, and more. Visit for in-depth information on how to advance your music career, sample a lesson, or connect with our dedicated student advising team.


Posted On: Boston, MA December 14, 2010

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