Hugo Fernandez

Hugo Ferrnandez ’98
Hugo Ferrnandez ’98

Guitarist Hugo Fernandez of Madrid, Spain, released the CD Cosmogram featuring his jazz compositions played by drummer Antonio Sanchez ’97, saxophonist Ariel Bringuez, and bassist Antonio Miguel.

Anat Cohen

Anat Cohen of New York City released the album Luminosa. The music features Brazilian tunes penned by Milton Nascimento, Romero Lubambo, and others as well as four of Cohen’s originals.

Chris Ward

Chris Ward of Eugene, OR, has been touring the world as the guitarist for swing band the Cherry Poppin’ Daddies. The band completed a recording of 14 Prohibition-era swing tunes, featuring Ward on guitar and tenor banjo.

Monique Mizrahi

In May, Monique Mizrahi of Brooklyn, NY, released the album Out Comes Woman. It appeared via DSD (direct stream digital) in Japan. Visit

Jason Anderson

Jason Anderson of Baltimore, MD, composed the 13-piece horn arrangement for Christina Aguilera’s NBA All-Star Game performance, which Rob Lewis ’94 produced.

Nicolas Meier

Guitarist Nicolas Meier of Guilford, U.K., is touring with Jeff Beck and ZZ Top and appears on the Jeff Beck Live in Tokyo 2014 DVD. He has recorded an album with guitarist Pete Oxley, as well as a third album with his metal band Seven7. Visit

Julian Graciano

Julian Graciano of Buenos Aires, Argentina, released the CD Adentro, si pueden!, featuring the music of Cuchi Leguizamón, with Rodrigo Malvido ’08 and Pablo Elorza. Visit

Boris Berlin

Boris Berlin of New York City released Soundtrack for an Imaginary Film and the single “Japan Round-Robin Waltz.” Visit

Emil Temeltas

Emil Temeltas of Surfside, FL, composed music for NBC’s Telemundo soap opera Señora Acero. Visit

Fred Hedemark

Fred Hedemark ’96
Fred Hedemark ’96

Fred Hedemark of New York, NY, is the production sound mixer for NBC’s Late Night with Seth Meyers.