John Mistler of Santa Monica, CA, wrote and conducted the score for the film We the People, narrated by Morgan Freeman. It premiered at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C., and will run in IMAX theaters nationally.
Justo Morao of Caracas, Venezuela, produced the album Latin American Classics for the Orquesta Sinfónica de Venezuela, which was nominated in the best instrumental album category at the 14th annual Latin Grammys.
Jarrod Cagwin of Hot Springs, AR, published the book Def Method for the riqq (a Middle-Eastern tambourine) in association with Eckermann Drums and the Türk Musikisi Devlet Konservatuarı school in Istanbul, Turkey.
Amy Beauchamp and José Cancela ’97 of Los Angeles, CA, have won four Emmy Awards for scoring sports documentaries for HBO and Live Star Entertainment. For more information, visit www.anjmusicproductions.com.
Guitarist “Metal” Mike Chlasciak of Wayne, NJ, released the DVD 20 Essential Metal Licks. He also concluded the Metalworker Guitar Clinic Tour presented by D’Addario Strings, Intellitouch tuners, and School of Rock. Visit www.metalmike.net.