Saxophonist and composer Bob Reynolds of Los Angeles, CA, is fin- ishing an album featuring John Mayer ’96, Aaron Parks, Eric Harland, John Shannon ’02, Oli Rockberger ’02, Janek Gwizdala ’00, and Bashiri Johnson. Visit www.bobreynoldsmusic.com.
Drummer and percussionist Blake Paulson of Studio City, CA, released the books for the Drum SetCoordination Workbook series: All Styles (Parts One and Two), Blues & Jazz, and Afro-Cuban & Latin. Visit www.blakepaulson.com.
In April the Berklee Symphonic Winds premiered the piece “Kagemusha” by Chris Opperman of Clifton, NJ. He is also completing the EP Studio House, featuring original material, plus cov- ers of songs by Frank Zappa and Carla Bley.
Film composer Joey Newman of Santa Monica, CA, released the soundtrack to the 9/11 film The Space Between, which aired on the 10th anniversary of 9/11. He also wrote the score for Any Day Now, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in April.