Berklee Composer On Arranging The Rwandan National AnthemPlay
In September, Richard Carrick was named the new chair of Berklee's Composition Department. Carrick moved to Boston after living in Rwanda, where he was commissioned to write an official arrangement of the country's national anthem.
He talks to us about living in Rwanda, how he thinks about composing and arranging, and what kind of music influences him.
Richard Carrick, chair of composition department at Berklee College, and co-founder and co-artistic director of ensemble Either/Or. He tweets @CarrickMusic.
This segment aired on October 21, 2016.