Julian Graciano

Julian Graciano of Buenos Aires, Argentina, performed with his tango-jazz trio Tango en Tres at the La Paz Festijazz in La Paz, Bolivia. The event was sponsored by the Argentinean embassy.

Ro Gebhardt

Ro Gebhardt of Neunkirchen, Germany, recently performed with bassist Pedro Giraudo in the program From East to West, and blends tango, jazz, and other musical styles. Visit www.rogebhardt.com.

Jon Dowling

Jon Dowling of Redondo Beach, CA, is releasing his fourth CD, Long Days, Long Nights, this spring. It features production by Warren Huart, John Degrazio, and Shele Sondheim '80 and guest musicians Will Lee and Lee Sklar. Visit www.jondowling.com.

Kevin Brock

Kevin Brock of Portsmouth, VA, released the album . . . and for the Record on iTunes.

Elisabeth Withers-Mendes

Elisabeth Withers-Mendes of New York City was the featured vocalist at the Christmas Jazz Barbados event at the Plantation Theatre in Barbados. Arturo Tappin'88 was also featured. For more information, visit www.christmasjazzbarbados.com.

Eric Barao

Singer/songwriter Eric Barao of Seekonk, MA, released the anti-bullying video To All You Guys. Bleu '96 produced Barao's soon-to-be-released solo album. Visit www.esbproductions.com.

Greg Steiner

Greg Steiner of Fort Lauderdale, FL, and Peter Maerz '72 of Hollywood, FL, play in the Beatles tribute band Across the Universe. Visit www.acrosstheuniverseband.com.

Tony Savarino

Guitarist Tony Savarino of Boston, MA, released an album called Guitaring, available online. He was recently featured in Vintage Guitar magazine and is working on his next album. Savarino plays locally with Tony Savarino & the Satanic Lounge Syndicate and other area artists. Visit www.tonysavarino.com.

Sophie Duner

Vocalist, composer, and arranger Sophie Dunér of Hovås, Sweden, released a string quartet CD titled The City of My Soul. She was featured on the November 7 edition of Monday Afternoon Classics with Gandalf on WJFF-FM radio in New York.

Alastair Greene

Guitarist Alastair Greene of Oxnard, CA, released the album Through the Rain in November 2011. In 2012 he will tour with Alan Parsons. Visit www.agsongs.com.