Oli Rockberger of Brooklyn, NY, released the album Old Habits, featuring performances by several Berklee alumni. He recently performed at the Blue Note Jazz Club in New York and will play in December at the Cotton Club in Tokyo, Japan, with the Will Lee Band. Visit www.olirockberger.com.
Ben Goldberg of Brooklyn, NY, won first place in the Susanville Symphony’s Composition Competition in the American Composers Category. He recently conducted his piece Deception and has been commissioned for works by the Central Ohio Symphony and Reno Philharmonic Youth Strings Symphonia. Visit www.bengoldbergmusic.com.
Violinist Ernesto Briceño of Barcelona, Spain, is the leader of Cordes del Món, a 20-piece chamber orchestra that has been touring worldwide. He is also a teacher at the Conservatori Superior de Música del Liceu.