Libby Landy of Bellevue, WA, played with the Synergia Northwest Orchestra and a star-studded roster of artists for the Music Matters concert to raise support for after-school music lessons in Seattle’s elementary schools.
Adonis Aletras of Aglandjia, Cyprus, has had his music featured on TV shows including Duck Dynasty, America’s Next Top Model, Chef Roblé and Co., Hollywood Treasure, Animal Planet, Bar Rescue, and more, including CBS promos.
Jazz guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel of Lucerne, Switzerland, has been touring to promote his latest album Stars of Jupiter. He was recently featured on the cover of DownBeat magazine. Visit www.kurtrosenwinkel.com.
Blake Morgan of New York City released the album Diamond in the Dark. He is the founder and CEO of ECR Music Group and has been interviewed by the media about musicians’ royalties and copyright issues.
Avrahom (Howard) Burke of Northbrook, IL, has performed in Jerusalem with the Mediterranean-Gypsy band Tizmoret Amamit, featuring bassist Naor Carmi. He also has his own pop-jazz project, 310 Worlds, whose recording is available on CD Baby and iTunes.
Kelley Bolduc (aka Kelley B.) of Boston, MA, and her band Hot Like Fire, released their third CD, Forward. The group was cited in the Best Caribbean Band category and received the Best Caribbean CD award at the 2013 New England Urban Music Awards. Visit www.hotlikefire.net.