Shantell Ogden

Songwriter Shantell Ogden of Nashville, TN, is completing her album Stories behind Songs. Also, her song "Lost," which was recorded by Acklen Park, has aired on country-radio stations across the country. Visit

Dave Lewis

Multi instrumentalist Dave Lewis of Los Angeles, CA, released his self-titled CD in August. It is available on iTunes.

Michael Teoli

Composer Michael Teoli of Burbank, CA, scored the new gothic horror-rock musical CarnEvil. The show ran from September 16-22 at the Sacred Fools Theater Company in Los Angeles.

Garth Stevenson

Bassist and composer Garth Stevenson of Brooklyn, NY, released Flying in June. The album was cited on iTunes as new and noteworthy. The track "Hourglass" is featured in a national television commercial for the Barnes & Noble Nook. Visit



WHEN:  There are TWO audition times
1) Wednesday, 9/10  session 1, 4-6pm, room B33
2) Wednesday, 9/10  session 2,  7-10pm room B33
This is a 2 credit Performance Studies class (PS-180) taught by Matt Jenson. It meets on Wednesday's 4-6.
There are no ensemble ratings required.
You will have a blast learning about Marley's life and playing and performing his music with a 15 piece, killer band!

David Cowie

Keyboardist David Cowie of Detroit, MI, has been performing with his band Remedy in the Detroit area. Visit

Ruslan Sirota

Pianist Ruslan Sirota of Los Angeles, CA, released his debut album this fall.

Joe Rauen


Guitarist Joe Rauen of Dyer, IN, toured with the band Dastardly all summer playing guitar, banjo, and clarinet. Rauen also released a solo album under the pseudonym the Owl Town Orchestra.


Tiff Jimber

Keyboardist Tiff Jimber of Santa Monica, CA, is on season two of Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp on VH1 Classic. The "campers" create a band and are assigned one of three rock-star "counselors," including Duff McKagan, Matt Sorum, and Mark Hudson.

Yaron Engler

Percussionist Yaron Engler of London, England, is the bandleader and drummer for the contemporary dance troupe the Hofesh Shechter Company. The company is currently producing Political Mother: Choreographer's Cut. The production includes 24 musicians and 16 dancers.