Kevin Casini

Kevin Casini of Hamden, CT, is counsel at Beatty & Beatty in Guilford, CT, working on property law, LLCs and commercial holdings, real estate, estate planning, foreclosures, tax appeals, civil and property defense, and entertainment, copyright and trademark law.

Cliff Beach

Cliff Beach of Los Angeles, CA, released the EP Who the Funk Is Cliff Beach? He was nominated for three Los Angeles Music Awards, including one in the Record of the Year category, and a Hollywood Music in Media Award. Visit

Brian Sturges

Brian Sturges of Los Angeles, CA, graduated from the Second City, Hollywood’s Conservatory Program, after an eight-week run of the original comedy show America: Made in China!, which he cowrote. He has been cast in The Really Awesome Improv Show.

Paulo Perfeito

Paulo Perfeito of Aldoar, Portugal, received a student award in DownBeat magazine for a performance with Paulo Perfeito’s Eastman 6tet. 

Maria Morales

Maria Morales (aka Majo Riviera) of Bogotá, Columbia, released the single “Yo Podría Ser.” See the song’s video at

Christopher "Kip" Jones

Christopher “Kip” Jones of Saint Paul, MN, performs and tours with the classical string quartet ETHEL. The group’s performance at the Santa Fe Opera was featured on a PBS special. 

Gregg Stein

Gregg Stein of Framingham, MA, was recently appointed as the CEO of wireless speaker company Libratone Inc. Visit

Bob Reynolds

Saxophonist Bob Reynolds of Los Angeles, CA, released the album Somewhere in Between. John Mayer, Aaron Parks, Eric Harland, Oli Rockberger, Janek Gwizdala, and John Shannon played on the CD. Visit

Patrick Charles

In August, Patrick Charles of Woodland Hills, CA, and his Makandel Group performed at Sumida Triphony Hall in Tokyo, Japan, with Gaku Murata ’04 (guitar) and Michael Roberts (saxophone). Charles is an Exodus Cymbals endorsee. Visit

Elik Alvarez

Elik Alvarez of Pasadena, CA, won the Goldspirit award in the Best Documentary Score category at the International Film Music Festival in Córdoba, Spain. He was a guest conductor for the Córdoba Symphony Orchestra during the awards ceremony.