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Debbie Cavalier is the Vice President for Online Learning and Continuing Education/CEO for Berklee College of Music's award-winning online continuing education program, Berklee Online. Prior to this, Debbie wasthe Dean of Continuing Education at Berklee. Debbie is a graduate Berklee's Music Ed program and spent many years in the classroom teaching k-8 general music and directing choirs. She holds a Master's degree in Education from Cambridge College. A music publishing veteran, Debbie has penned 100+ music education methods books and arrangements for Carl Fischer, First Act, Alfred Publishing, and Warner Bros. Publications. She is also the leader of the award-winning kids/family band Debbie and Friends and represents a growing catalog of licensable songs and cartoon music videos based on public domain stories kids know and love.
Debbie and Friends has contains a growing catalog of marketable children's songs, master recordings, cartoons, music videos, CDs, DVDs, books, educational publications, apps, and live shows for the preschool, family, and educational markets. Debbie and Friends has been awarded more than 20 National Awards including Parents’ Choice (for all products), CBS Boston Best Local Children's Musician, Nickelodeon Parents Pick Award, and the Boston Children's Music Performance Award. In January 2012, Debbie and Friends was part of a 2011 Grammy Award-Wining CD for Best Children's Album. Debbie and Friends song and cartoons have been licensed for TV Shows (Fox’s “24”) and cable distribution with Comcast OnDemand, DMX, Muzak music and video services for retail locations such as Chuck E. Cheeses, Build a Bear. Chie Media television programming in India. App licensing: Tales2go, Speakaboos, JitterbugTV, ToonGoggles, Mibblio and others.