by mylani

Thanksgiving Karaoke Potluck -11/20

November 10, 2009 in Uncategorized by mylani


by vicki

Youth Music Program Seeking Donations!

November 9, 2009 in Sound Arts by vicki

DONATE YOUR OXYGEN 8!! Youth Music Program Seeking Donations!

INDIGITAL KIDS, a 501c3 San Francisco Bay Area Youth Music Program, is seeking equipment donations for our Fall and Winter classes.

All donations are tax deductible. Please visit our website to read our mission statement, view photos and listen to student work.

Below is of list of items we are currently seeking to improve our classes:

• Analog Drum Machine, MPC or similar soft pad trigger device
• Oxygen 8 MIDI Keyboard
• Mbox 2 (for use with Protools)
• Mbox 2 micro (for use with Protools)
• Midi Controllers and Keyboards
• Reason Adapted 2.5 Licenses
• Hand-held recorders suck as: Micro Track 2, Zoom Handy Recorder H4n
• Microphones: with Omni pickup pattern
• Portable All-in-one DJ system: Newmark iDJ2
• DJ Gear: Turn tables, mixers, CDJs
• iPod for class music
• Electric Guitar

Cash donations can be made via Paypal on the Indigital Kids website:

Please contact me with questions, comments, concerns.

Abram Katz
Music Director for Indigital Kids
(Ex’pression Alumni, Class 60)

by mylani

Halloween Comes Early to ECDA

October 29, 2009 in Announcements, E'vents, Uncategorized by mylani


In keeping with Halloween tradition Costumed Faculty and Staff of Ex’pression College will be out in full force tossing treats to good boys and girls on Friday, October 30th. Make sure you get to class as we will be making our rounds with sweets for the sweet! Candy Tossing will happen at 10:30 am and 2 pm. Be there or else….

by vicki

Presentation: Ex’pression students’ “Nova” project

October 27, 2009 in Animation & Visual Effects by vicki

Missed the presentation? No worries! Nova: Becoming Human will air on November 3, 10, and 17 on PBS. Check your local listings.

For more info about “Becoming Human: Unearthing Our Earliest Ancestors,” go to:

The Ex’pression students and staff involved in this project are:

Leandre Aguilar
Brian Andrews
Adrian Avila
Rafael Barriola
Rodney Brett
Micah Brown
Edward Brugge
Zack Burnside
Tab Burton
Megan Covey
Geoff Duquette
Jason Funk
Omar Garcia
Jessica Harala
Olivier Katombe
Robert Lazzarini
Brian Lipinski
Mike Macklin
Robert Melville
Adrian Miller
Justin Patton
Rylee Ripple
Mariah Robinson
David Schrijn
Brian Smith
Issac Smith
Nathan Stiffler
Adam Stubbs
by ereynon

FREE “Middle Atlantic Products Seminar/Workshop” This Sat. Oct 24th

October 22, 2009 in Industry and Career Services, Sound Arts by ereynon

Hello Current Students and Graduates!

This is an invitation from the Career Development Department to attend the “Middle Atlantic Products Seminar/Workshop” This Sat. Oct 24th, 10am-2pm, KTVU Studio B for FREE (also includes lunch). This is an AWESOME opportunity to learn about great products and network. Anyone who is interested should should email or call Diane Butler or Robin directly (via email or via phone at 925-449-9000) to reserve a seat and confirm attendance ASAP (mention that you were invited by Ex’pression College).

For more information please see flyer below and visit


Career Development Department (Sound Arts)

by vicki

Music Business Seminar – This Saturday Oct 24!

October 20, 2009 in Industry and Career Services, Sound Arts by vicki

Hi Everyone!

I am working again this year with the organization California Lawyer for the Arts located in San Francisco and will be hosting their “Music Business Seminar” here at Ex’pression this Saturday, Oct. 24th starting at 9:30am. This will be a very informative seminar and could answer lots of your music related questions. A number of highly recognized entertainment attorneys will be here to share their knowledge and perspectives. I’m sure this event will cover various aspects of the music/entertainment industry and could be extremely helpful. (See information below.)

CLA, have provided us with a few FREE guest tickets to the event for students and/or graduates. Our CDD Coordinator, Emmerine Reynon will be collecting names for those that would like to attend. Please email Emmerine at or call her at (510) 594-6980 ASAP as SPACE IS LIMITED. We will add your name to the list for check in.

PLEASE only confirm if you can attend. Serious inquires only.

We hope to see you there!!


Shiloh Hobel
Sr. Director Industry Relations – Sound Arts
Career Development
Ex’pression College for Digital Arts
6601 Shellmound St.
Emeryville, CA 94608

Vice President
San Francisco Grammy Recording Academy
1702 Union Street
San Francisco, CA 94123


More info:

by mylani

SBG Paintball on 10/22/09 – UPDATE!

October 14, 2009 in Uncategorized by mylani

Paintball is happening and the sign up sheet is full. You can be put on a wait list in case there are last minute cancellations. This will be an outdoor event at Sherwood Forest in American Canyon. If you have signed up, maps will be made available in the library starting Wednesday, 10/14. There will be a bus, it will leave campus at 8 am, please get there before 8 am so that everyone can get checked in and on the bus to leave by 8 am! Carpoolers, you can offer your car, your gas can be reimbursed! Let Airyque know if you can offer your car. Email questions to