Tony Schultz of North Quincy, MA, was elected as the vice president of the Eastern Region of U.S. and Canada for the Audio Engineering Society. He has owned and operated Big T Productions for 26 years. Visit bigtproductions.com.
Saxophonist Mario Perrett of Stoneham, MA, is featured on blues guitarist Ronnie Earl’s latest album Father’s Day on Stony Plain Records. It debuted at number three on Billboard magazine’s blues chart. Perrett is also an artist in residence at Wally’s Café jazz club in Boston.
Saxophonist Sam Newsome of Brooklyn, NY, published the book Life Lessons from the Horn: Essays on Jazz, Originality and Being a Working Musician. He teaches jazz studies at Long Island University Brooklyn.
Drummer Alun Harries of Twickenham, Great Britain worked on Lisa Kwei’s albums The Girl You Left Behind and Leave Only Footprints. The latter is scheduled for release in late 2015. He also runs a private teaching studio in Twickenham.