Joanna Katzen

Joanna Katzen of Athol, MA, took third place for her song “Icy Inside” at Rock Harbor Brewery’s songwriting contest in Maine.

Matthew Gordon

Matthew Gordon of Franklin, TN, opened 1092 Studios in Nashville where he is engineering and producing sessions. Visit

Davide Tammaro

Davide Tammaro of Brooklyn, NY, released the instrumental album Ghosts, featuring Panagiotis Andreou ’02, Alex Han ’09, Pasquale Strizzi ’11, and Jake Sherman ’13. Visit

Shai Littlejohn

Shai Littlejohn of Hermitage, TN, is a Washington lawyer turned Nashville songwriter/recording artist. She released the book Quit the Firm, Join a Band. Visit

Tim Leonelli

Tim Leonelli of East Boston, MA, won the Boston Conservatory of Music’s Wind Ensemble Composition Competition. His piece “Uprising” was premiered in March at Harvard University’s Sanders Theater.

Paul Dougherty

Paul Dougherty of Sydney, Australia, launched Horns & Strings, an arranging and session contracting service offering remote session musicians to record parts for producers. Visit

Pablo Della Bella

Bassist Pablo Della Bella of Los Angeles, and percussionist Paulo Stagnaro ’10 are members of Ricky Martin’s touring band.

Shawna Corso

Shawna Corso of Los Angeles, CA, has toured as a back-up singer for the Stevie Wonder and Iggy Azalea tours.

Stephanie McNally

Stephanie McNally ’10
Stephanie McNally ’10

Stephanie McNally of Los Angeles, CA, engineered the string sessions for three songs on Pharrell Williams’s Grammy-winning album Girl.

David Bawiec

David Bawiec of Hollywood, CA, orchestrated the musical Raiponce et Le Prince Aventurier, currently playing in Paris, France. His album The Journey was nominated for three Grammys. He has written music for advertising, the film Bhopal, and the television show NCIS. Visit