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.



Tony Scodwell ’63

Former faculty member Dick Wright of Indianapolis, IN, recently relocated from Las Vegas, NV. Previously he led a jazz ensemble at the College of Southern Nevada and wrote orches- tral arrangements for trumpeter Tony Scodwell ’63.


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