Charlie Borzillire

After suffering a stroke, Charlie Borzillire of Silver Creek, NY, is awaiting a Selmer tenor saxophone adapted to allow access to the full range of the horn with only the left hand. Borzillire is a member of the New Horizons Band of Western New York.


Steve Sternberg

In December 2011, pianist Steve Sternberg of Tallahassee, FL, provided the music for the 1926 silent movie The Flying Ace featuring elements of popular music of the era. Visit


Robert Parr

Robert Parr of Argyle, TX, recorded and mixed the Sirius XM Radio broad- cast of “Live in the Vineyard.” He is currently producing an album for British blues artist Martin Harley.


Meral Guneyman

In February, pianist Meral Guneyman of Pennington, NJ, gave the West Virginia premiere of Justin Dello Joio’s Due per Due with cellist Solen Dikener. She has also recorded two duo albums with jazz pianist Dick Hyman. Guneyman is a Steinway artist. Visit

Faith Ozan

Faith Ozan of Laguna Beach, CA, teaches music to people with autism and runs a private teaching studio offering piano, percussion, singing, and movement instruction.


Dave Dubinsky

Dave Dubinsky of North Chelmsford, MA, played on the new CD by Rico Barr and the Jump ‘n’ Jive Review The Soul-Jazz Sessions. For more information, visit


Linn Brown

Singer/songwriter Linn Brown of Oakland, CA, was recently inter- viewed for the San Francisco Chronicle about providing music instruction for people with disabilities. Visit www.


James L. Dean

Woodwind player James L. Dean of Haledon, NJ, has released the CD These Things We Dig with the Whiskey Café Jazz Quintet featuring tunes by Hank Mobley, John Coltrane, Chick Corea, and others. Visit


Stephen Gould

Stephen Gould of Somerville, MA, an assistant professor at Lesley University, was recently interviewed by the Ikeda Center in Cambridge, MA. For more information, visit


Floyd Darden

Floyd Darden of Baguio, the Philippines, continued his music studies earning a bachelor’s from Boston University, a master’s from Governors State University, and a doctorate from Columbia Pacific University. He has played percussion for José Feliciano, Mel Tormé, and others.