Peter Alhadeff

Professor Peter Alhadeff was a keynote speaker at SIM Sao Paulo, Brazil, in December. The subject was “Fair Trade, Cutthroat Competition, and the Future of Music.”

Laszlo Gardony

The album Life in Real Time by professor Laszlo Gardony was included in the list of the 10 best jazz albums of the year by the Boston Globe. It features Bill Pierce, Stan Strickland, John Lockwood, and Yoron Israel. Visit

Loudon Stearns

In June 2015, associate professor Loudon Stearns presented Every When at Once: A Space Opera, bringing performers from different time zones together to play simultaneously via the Internet.

Jimmy Kachulis

Professor Jimmy Kachulis had his piece “Bye Bye Brazil” recorded by marimba player Nanae Mimura on her recording Universe.

Snorri Hallgrímsson

Composer Snorri Hallgrímsson MM’14 of Reykjavík, Iceland, is the music coordinator for British television series Broadchurch. He has also scored the Spanish short film Naturaleza Muerta and the documentary series Travel Global Think Local. Visit

Aditya Srinivasan

Aditya Srinivasan MM’14 of Chennai, India, is the project manager in India for Sound Leadership, a Boston-based startup. The company conducts workshops utilizing songwriting and storytelling to foster team building, leadership, and innovation.

Priscilla Vela

Bassist Priscilla Vela MM’13 performs with the Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana and with her interdisciplinary ensemble Zaumd. Visit

Anze Rozman

Anze Rozman MM’14

Anze Rozman MM’14 of Ljubljana, Slovenia is a freelance composer and also teaches as an assistant professor at the Academy of Music in Ljubljana. He has written music for live orchestral concerts and composed music for TV commercials, films, and video games. Visit

Oliver Patrice Weder

Oliver Patrice Weder MM’14 is writing music for new product demos for the London-based music sampling company Spitfire Audio.

Alaap Deboor

Alaap Deboor MA’14 of Mumbai, India works in the music department for One Digital Entertainment, India’s largest multichannel network.