Andrew Picha of Northborough, MA, plays with the Christian worship group the Andy Needham Band. In 2012 the group released its national debut album, Lifted High, and performed 165 live dates. Picha is also a drum and live sound clinician for the Simply Worship Conference. Visit www.andyneedhamband.com.
In January, Concetta “Cettina” Donato of Messina, Italy, released her second CD, a big-band and jazz quartet album, Cettina Donato Orchestra “Crescendo” featuring Berklee alumni and students. Visit www.cettinadonato.com.
Casimir Liberski of Brooklyn, NY, released the albums The Caveless Wolf and The Atomic Rabbit with his trio. They recetly played at the ShapeShifter Lab in New York, and are planning a fall European tour.