Laura Crane

Laura Crane (aka Lalo) of Valley Village, CA, and Kyler England ’00 perform as the duo Freckles. They released the children’s album Be My Friend, which features numerous Berklee alumni. Visit

Gilad Barkan

Gilad Barkan of Brookline, MA, scored the Mayeta Clark film The Final Note. It was recently screened at the Winter Film Awards film festival in New York City.

Daniel Maudonnet

Daniel Maudonnet ’98Composer and pianist Daniel Maudonnet of São Paulo, Brazil, released his debut album Pescador with the Daniel Maudonnet Noneto. Visit

Tanisha Hall

Tanisha Hall of Los Angeles, CA, opened White Hall Arts Academy, offering instruction in music, dance, and drama, and mentoring inner-city youth. In its second year of operation, the academy instructs more than 100 students. Visit

Sarah Sharp

Sarah Sharp of Austin, TX, and the Jitterbug Vipers (including Masumi Jones) were on NPR’s Song Travels with Michael Feinstein. Sharp is also part of the duo Kaliyo. Visit

Pedro Bromfman

Pedro Bromfman of Los Angeles, CA, is scoring the reboot of RoboCop, working with Sebastian Morton ’97 and Gustavo Borner ‘89

Emmanuelle Somer

Emmanuelle Somer of Saint-Dyé-sur-Loire, France, released the CD Parce que! with Henri Roger, Eric-Maria Couturier and Bruno Tocanne. Visit

Manfred Junker

Manfred Junker of Konstanz, Germany, and fellow guitarist John Stowell recorded the duo CD Here At Last. Visit

Jeff Ellwood

Jeff Ellwood ’96

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Jeff Ellwood of Placentia, CA, has collaborated with Jerry Bergonzi ’68 to catalog all of Bergonzi’s compositions. Free portions can be downloaded at

Prashant Aswani

Prashant Aswani of Venice, CA, released the album Visions. Visit