Dave Reffett

Dave Reffett of Woburn, MA, was on a recent cover of Gitar Plus magazine. He also worked on Michael Angelo Batio’s CD Intermezzo with Guthrie Govan, Craig Goldy, Jeff Loomis, and Rusty Cooley. Reffett also worked with guitarist George Lynch on the film Shadow Train: Under a Crooked Sky

Beth Denisch

The Rochester Chamber Orchestra and conductor Arild Remmereit performed Beth Denisch’s “Fire Mountain Intermezzo.”

Yoko Miwa

Assistant Professor Yoko Miwa scored the film Midlife, which featured alumni and student performers.

Bill Banfield

Professor Bill Banfield serves as a cultural correspondent for NPR radio host Tavis Smiley. Banfield’s Symphony 11: Songs/Stories premiered in Switzerland. Additionally, Banfield lectured at a music institution in Cuba.

Lauren Lench

Lauren (Hurd) Lench of Chattanooga, TN, composed the soundtrack for the documentary The Smartest Team: Making High School Football Safer. The film is scheduled for national broadcast on PBS this fall. Visit www.lenchfilms.com.

Rob Jaczko

MP&E Chair Rob Jaczko and Assistant Chair Dan Thompson took students to London on a trip underwritten by the Wayne Wadhams Trust. They attended sessions at Abbey Road Studio and British Grove Studios with David Hentschel and Hugh Padgham. 

Maggie Scott

Professor Maggie Scott is holding a CD release party on October 29 at Sculler’s in Allston, MA. 

Jane Miller

Associate Professor Jane Miller released the album Three Sides to a Story, which was recorded by Lauren Passarelli.

Brad Hatfield

Brad Hatfield penned arrangements and performed with Susan Tedeschi ’91 and the Boston Pops on July 4. Jon Finn, Richard Flanagan, Melissa Howe, and Barbara LaFitte, also played.

Jon Damian

Professor Jon Damian presented concerts and workshops in Australia, including a show with his “Rubbertellie” guitar and live mural painting.