Songwriter, vocalist, and producer Priya Prins of Los Angeles, CA, has been working with rapper Tyga for three years, and worked on his album Careless World: Rise of the Last King. Visit www.priyaprins.com.
Marye Lobb of New York City released the album Not at War that was produced by Lobb and George Saenz. It features Lobb on vocals and guitar, Saenz on bass and accordion, and Marie Kim ’09 on cello. Visit www.maryelobb.com.
Saxophonist Diana Leverington of Stockholm, Sweden, performed at the Uppsala Konsert & Kongress hall in January weith the PomPeriPossa Band. The event was aired live on Swedish national television. Visit www.dianaleverington.com.
Guitarist Michael Tahlier of Chicago, IL, is heading this summer’s Total Guitarist Camp at the University of Wisconsin–Green Bay. Tahlier is the guitar studies program director and a private studio teacher at the American Music Institute in Chicago. Saxophonist Alex Terrier of New York City teamed up with French mouthpiece maker Fred Lebayle to create a new model, the AT Mouthpiece. Visit www.lebaylemouthpieces.com.
In October 2011, Farah Siraj of Philadelphia, PA, performed for kings and presidents at the World Economic Forum in Jordan. She also recently played at the Antena de Oro Awards in Spain. Visit www.farahsiraj.com.