Jay Pellizzi

Jay Pellizzi of Hicksville, NY, is a composer and mixer at HOThead Productions. He works on sound design, music composition, and mixing for TV, advertising, and film. Visit www.jaypellizzi.com.

Tavonna Miller

In February, Tavonna Miller of Allston, MA, released her debut album Peace, Love & the Lack Thereof. Visit www.tavonnamiller.com.

Patrik Gochez

Patrik Gochez of Cambridge, MA, released the album Heavy Loader in August through his label and publishing company, ReddenSongs. Visit www.patrikgochez.com. 

Kory Glattman

Vocalist Kory Glattman of Ramsey, NJ, sang “The Star-Spangled Banner” at the Macy’s July 4 fireworks celebration in New York City. 

Louis de Mieulle

French bassist Louis de Mieulle of Brooklyn, NY, recently joined Lulu Gainbourg’s touring band. Visit www.louisdemieulle.com. 

Dan Vosk, Chris "Moses" Kinlow

Guitarist Dan Vosk of Weehawken, NJ, and drummer Chris “Moses” Kinlow are playing with the Mike Scala Band. Their album Heart on a String, made with producers and engineers Phil Crayton and Ernesto Gerardo, was released in September. The group will soon tour Europe. Visit www.mikescala.com. 

Alexandra Hamilton

Alexandra Hamilton of Farmingdale, NJ, works as a freelance composer. Her work has been featured on 20/20, Primetime, Good Morning America, The Voice, and The Real Housewives of New Jersey. Her album Origin is available under her artist name Aandra. Visit www.aandra-music.com. 

Alec Tackmann

Drummer Alec Tackmann of Rochester, MN, performed at the New Orleans Jazz Festival, followed by a U.S. and European tour with Davina and the Vagabonds. Visit www.alectackmann.com. 

Jesse Ruben

Jesse Ruben of Maple Glen, PA, released his EP Things I’ve Never Thought Before, Part 1 on iTunes. 

Joe Pino

Trumpeter Joe Pino of Beverly, MA, endorses Adams Musical Instruments flugelhorns, and has performed with the Temptations and singer Brian Evans. His quintet performs at Smalls Jazz Club in New York City. Visit www.joepinojazz.com.