Former saxophonist Bonnie Sommerfeld of Fargo, ND, recovered from a spinal injury and has reemerged as a jazz vocalist. She is currently working on two recording projects and performs regularly with the band 42nd Street. Visit bonniesommerfeld.com.
Guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel recently performed with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Rosenwinkel’s New Quartet featuring Kendrick Scott ’03 played at the Newport Jazz Festival. He also did a reunion tour with the band Human Feel. Caption: Kurt Rosenwinkel ’90
This year's Berklee City Music Network Conference will take place November 2-5, in Los Angeles, CA, and will be co-hosted by BCMN site A Place Called Home. Presenters and special guests include: Ron Weisner, Bill Withers, Gladys Knight, Kenny Lattimore, Shoshana Bean, Libby Chiu, Tanya Hart, Petri Hawkins Byrd, Kevin Eubanks, Terri Lyne Carrington, Steve Bailey, and Tommy LiPuma.